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Professional Barriere Home Inspection Services

Complete Home Inspection Services In Barriere And Surrounding Areas

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Barriere Home Inspections

Almost Home Building Inspections is a professional Barriere home inspection company that provides expert home inspection services locally and in surrounding areas.

With over 30 years of experience as a journeyman carpenter, we know how homes should be constructed and can find the little, and sometimes big issues that most other inspectors don't even know to look for.

When you want the most accurate home inspection, call us first!

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Barriere Home Inspection Services

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Click through to learn more about the Barriere Home Inspection services we offer at Almost Home Building Inspections.

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Your Home Inspection

What is a Home Inspection?

The Home Inspection is a limited, non-invasive, visual examination of the current condition of a residential building. Designed to report observed deficiencies within specific systems and components of a home. The report provides a description of the condition of the home based on observations of the visible and apparent condition of the structure and components at the time of the home inspection.

The Home Inspection Does Not: 

  • guarantee future condition, efficiency, and life expectancy of systems  components

  • verify compliance with any applicable building codes, municipal bylaws, or other regulations

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How Long Does an Inspection Take?

Depending on the size of the home, the inspection takes 2 1/2 to 3 hours. The client is encouraged to be there ad this one-to-one time with the inspector is extremely valuable.


What is Inspected?

A home inspector shall inspect readily accessible, visually observable, installed systems and components of a residential building using typical, fixed operational controls and report identifiable deficiencies of specific systems and components including:

  • Exterior systems

  • Roofing, Flashing, Penetrations, and Chimney

  • Structural systems

  • Plumbing systems

  • Electrical systems 

  • Interior components

  • Heating, Ventilation, and Cooling (HVAC) systems

  • Fireplaces and Solid fuel burning appliances (this is not a WETT inspection)

  • Insulation and Ventilation of Attic, Crawlspaces, and Unfinished basements


For quick access in case of an emergency, I will mark the main water shutoff and gas shutoff with a bright yellow card. 

When Will I Get The Report?

Within 24 hours of the inspection, you will receive an electronic, easy-to-use report. This report includes dozens of pictures of the house, a detailed report, and links to hundreds of helpful drawings and descriptions.


I am available to answer any questions and to go over your report.

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Why Hire Us For Your Barriere Home Inspector?

Below are some benefits to hiring us for your Barriere Home Inspector



  • Ian has been a Journeyman Carpenter now for over 30 years

  • A Custom Home Builder

  • A Finishing Contractor

  • A Project Manager

  • A former member of the National and Alberta New Home Warranty Programs

  • CarsonDunlop Graduate, Home Inspection Program

  • Member of the Home Inspectors Association BC

  • Licensed By Consumer Protection BC #75147



  • Experienced at making clients feel comfortable and listening to their questions as we go through the house.

  • Experienced at walking clients through their concerns and help you to understand the difference between a red flag and regular home maintenance. So that you can make the right decision.

  • Hands on experience in all aspects of Home Construction helps me to know what I'm looking at and to understand how all the systems of the house work together.

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Ian Thorpe

Almost Home Building Inspectors

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What Our Barriere Clients Say About Almost Home Building Inspections


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Finely a company that deserves a good review, after three different companies on three different occasions all with the same disappointing results I contacted Almost Home Building Inspections Ltd. This company ticks all the boxes. From the first hello to the final handshake. The report I was given was well presented and comprehensive. Every issue raised was accompanied by a photo and a recommended course of action. The Inspector was extremely knowledgeable and professional. I presented his report to the home owner and based on its findings I was able to negotiate a price reduction. This company has really earned an extremely good review.

Keith Miller

Almost Home Building Inspections Service Area - Barriere

Almost Home Building Inspections covers all of Barriere and many surrounding areas of the Okanagan.

Click the contact button or call today to have us visit your home for a complete home inspection.

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