Best Home Inspectors in San Francisco

Why These Home Inspectors?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored San Francisco Home Inspectors on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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Golden Gate Home Inspections FEATURED

Established in 2018, Golden Gate Home Inspections conducts comprehensive residential inspections in the San Francisco area. Inspectors at the company protect the interests of potential homebuyers through a property assessment. They submit thorough inspection reports, from the structure's foundation, interior and exterior parts, the grounds, and up to the roofs. The firm's home inspectors also check the electrical wirings, plumbing systems, and attics. They look out for termites in the property before they give approval to the client.

388 Market Street, Suite 1300
San Francisco, CA 94111

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Arch Home Inspection LLC

Arch Home Inspection LLC is a San Francisco owner-operator business conducting buyer and seller tailored home and condo inspections. Inspections observe the function and status of electrical, HVAC, and plumbing systems as well as the home’s structure, fixtures, foundation, and roof. Bathrooms, kitchens, and laundry rooms receive detailed attention. The Arch Home Inspection LLC inspector has a background in remodeling and restoring older and higher-end downtown San Francisco buildings.

San Francisco, CA 94117


Better Home Inspections Inc.

Better Home Inspections Inc. is a San Francisco business serving customers throughout the Bay Area. Inspectors are ASHI and American Home Inspectors Training certified, working exclusively for the customer and not performing any repairs. Written and verbal reports note any safety or other major concerns found in examining more than 400 home items from roof to basement. Better Home Inspections Inc. provides home buyer, seller, construction, and pre-warranty expiration inspections.

San Francisco, CA 94112


Ken Kelton Construction

Founded in 1977 and conducting home inspections since 1990, Ken Kelton Construction is the small business of a San Francisco contractor and inspector who specializes in older San Francisco homes. The inspector is ASHI certified, produces next-day inspection reports, and is available for client questions anytime. Ken Kelton Construction provides seismic vulnerability, design, budget, and permit services. Specialty house inspections investigate cracks, settlement, and water intrusion.

San Francisco, CA 94112


Lobao Construction

Founded in 1975, Lobao Construction is a San Francisco Bay area business with a home inspection division. Inspectors hold American Institute of Inspectors certification and are FEMA disaster and San Francisco Residential Energy and Water Conservation inspectors. A standard home inspection observes the roof, foundation, and all systems. Lobao Construction inspects single-family, townhouse, condo, and multi-unit dwellings. Contractors also conduct seismic retrofits and remodel whole houses.

Daly City, CA 94015


Vista Inspection Services, LLC

Vista Inspection Services, LLC is the small business of an ASHI, CREIA, and ICC certified home inspector serving San Francisco, San Mateo, Marin, and Alameda Counties. Standard home inspections include interior and exterior plumbing, electrical, furnace, roof, foundation, crawl space, attic, fireplaces, and chimney stacks. The inspector examines single-family, condo, townhouse, and multi-unit buildings. Inspections are limited to interior components and systems for non-stand-alone homes.

San Francisco, CA 94112


Walker Property Evaluation Services

The owner-inspector of Walker Property Evaluation Services conducts buyer, seller, homeowner, and real estate professional inspections in San Bruno and the San Francisco Bay area. Inspections cover more than 400 standard items, including foundation, fixtures, heating and cooling systems, and drainage. EPA indoor air quality testing is also available. Walker Property Evaluation Services is BBB accredited, and its inspector is CREIA, ASHI, and ICC certified.

San Bruno, CA 94066


Westwatch Home Inspection

Westwatch Home Inspection is a San Francisco Bay area small business. The owner is an InterNACHI certified, International Association of Indoor Air Consultants, and Move-In Certified Green inspector. Inspections look for defects, leaks, safety hazards, or other potential problems in the home. The inspector also provides observations about the life expectancy of systems and appliances. Additional Westwatch Home Inspection services include mold testing, and property security and maintenance programs.

Kentfield, CA 94904


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