A home purchase is one of the biggest investments you’ll ever make, so it’s important to get it right! Choosing the right inspector can take the guesswork out of the process so you can buy with confidence. You want an inspector who is well trained in every aspect of a home’s purpose and function. Experience is key, and Keith Schenk has inspected thousands of homes in Western Washington, and more specifically, hundreds of homes in Bellingham and surrounding Whatcom County neighborhoods. With a broad knowledge of the systems and structures of homes, he is able to recognize issues that may otherwise go unnoticed.
Keith encourages all prospective home buyers to be present during their home inspection. There are a few reasons why this is important.
1. You spend more time in the home you are considering purchasing.
2. Keith can teach you about the systems of the home and help you learn how they operate.
3. You have the opportunity to ask any questions you may have about the home.
There is nothing better than having an expert to guide you through the evaluation of your potential home. If there are issues or deficiencies Keith can easily show them to you and help you understand how they can be resolved.
Keith is certified by the State of Washington in Structural and Pest inspections. He has been involved in quality control since 1976 and inspecting homes in and around Bellingham since 2002. He can identify the quality of the components of the home and their proper use and installation
Realtors and clients in the Bellingham area trust Keith because he has a sound understanding of the systems of the home and how they should function properly. They like him because he is personable, reliable and honest. If accuracy is important to you, call Keith.
Have you or anyone you know ever been disappointed with a home inspection? You can hire Keith with confidence. His experience allows him to provide you with a 200% guarantee. At the end of the inspection if you are not satisfied with the process of Keith’s inspection, he will refund your money and hire a different inspector to inspect your property.
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When you schedule an inspection in or near Bellingham you will be encouraged to be present at the inspection if you can. If you cannot, don’t worry, you will receive an easy to read report on the next working day, with explanations of any issues found. The reports are narrative and include pictures of any damage or defects that were discovered to help you understand the scope of the issue as you determine repair costs. After you review the inspection report, you can talk with Keith on the phone if you have any questions or concerns that you want to discuss. He is here for you!
When you hire Keith to inspect a home, you have the benefit of knowing that he is impartial to the home buying process. He works for you and you alone. It’s nice to have an expert on your team. His only job is to help you learn everything you can about the home so your decision process is made easier.
Ask your Real Estate agent “Would you hire Keith to inspect your home or one of your relatives home?” In fact, he has inspected homes for many realtors and their family members. He has earned the reputation for excellence in the inspection industry.
Keith is personable and friendly. He will make you feel comfortable asking questions. He wants you to have a good experience in the home buying process and will take the time to make sure you understand all the aspects of the home.