Home Buyer/Sellers Inspections

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, Clarus delivers the objective insight you need. Since your house is one of your largest investments, you can’t afford any mysteries. You need a logical approach based on building science which equips you to make this crucial, life decision. Reduce your financial risk. Choose a company that will deliver confidence rather than one that only fills out a checklist to make you feel good. It’s about protecting your investment, your family and your future.

With extensive experience inspecting all types of homes, Clarus has the skills and tenacity to protect your investment whether the homes are newly built or previously owned, condominiums, town homes, manufactured homes, or apartments. Clarus is often hired by a home buyer who wants an inspection before purchase, homeowners who want a rigorous evaluation of their home’s condition prior to putting the home on the market or as a way to diagnose problems.


Home Inspector Services

  • Structure—concrete, steel and wood components
  • Building envelope—roof and sidewalls, including windows and doors
  • Plumbing system and fixtures
  • Fire suppression and life safety systems
  • Accessibility issues
  • Interior finishes—floors, walls and ceilings
  • Landscaping including walks, drives, parking areas and planted areas
  • Storm water drainage
  • Heating, ventilation and air conditioning
  • Electrical system and components 


  • 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