Clarus is uniquely equipped to uncover construction issues. Whether you need forensic investigation or not, you’ll get an accurate understanding of the situation based on building science. No mysteries. No hype. No cover ups. Just honest answers, opportunities, and rock solid documentation.



Whether you’re an owner and want the confidence that comes from a pre-listing inspection or you’re a buyer who needs an inspection for a potential purchase...  



Since commercial property is a substantial investment, you can’t afford any mysteries. You need a logical approach based on building science...  



Make sure you have the competitive edge that will increase your firm’s reputation. You need a defensible position that will hold up all the way through cross examination.  




"I hired an unscrupulous contractor that lead to a lawsuit. Kirk caught details few inspectors could have. Frankly, my home had become an emotional drain and a financial loss and Kirk turned it into an asset again. "

Matt Barnhart, Home Owner



  • Washington State Home Inspector (License No. 604)
  • Washington State Structural Pest Inspector (License No. 69609)
  • Certified ASHI Home Inspector (Member No. 244540)
  • Certified Building Performance Analyst w/ Building Envelope Endorsement
  • Building Performance Institute (Member No. 5023180)
  • Carson Dunlop Commercial Property Inspection Course
  • Certified Level 1 Thermographer—Specializing in Residential & Commercial Infrared Inspections
  • Forensic inspections and expert legal testimonies
  • Member Building Industry Association of Washington
  • Member of Bellingham Central Lions Club & Charity Foundation