Florida Home Inspector Expert (FHIE) is your one-stop-shop, full-service building inspection company dedicated to educating and simplifying what may sometimes be an overwhelming process. Our passion for excellence has made us the inspection agency of choice for many of the top brokers and real estate professionals in Florida since 2007. Our goal is to provide every customer with an honest, high-quality reliable service at a great price and fast turn-around. We are family owned and operated, 2nd generation inspectors with over 20 years of hands-on experience in the construction and real estate field. Our staff takes pride in providing our clients with the precise knowledge and peace of mind that comes from having your current or future home or business inspected by true experts!
We guarantee the best service and support from our multi-lingual team. Having collectively performed over 30,000 inspections, we exceed all industry standards and will work with you to make sure you get the most thorough inspection possible. We offer a range of services employing none other than latest state-of-the-art tools and technology that will better educate you about your home now and well into the future.
Below is a list of some of our most popular services.
Inspecting Your Future
We Are Florida Licensed, Insured, & InterNACHI Certified
INSPECTIONS DONE RIGHT. EVERYTIME.
Pre-Purchase Real Estate
A Home Inspection is a non-invasive, visual examination of the accessible areas of a residential property, performed for a fee, which is designed to identify defects within specific systems and components defined by the Standards of Practice of the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors (InterNACHI) that are both observed and deemed material by the inspector as well as providing precise replacement/repair cost estimates for real estate buying purposes.
A wind mitigation report is an inspection of the covering areas of a structure that help protect it from hurricane force winds. Areas such as specific roof building codes, windows/doors, building materials and roof geometry.
If these protective features are properly installed, your home can qualify for significant windstorm credits with any Florida homeowners insurance company. This can mean a substantial savings of up to 88% for homeowners. This report is usually good for 5 years.
Four Point Inspection
A 4-point Inspection is often required when obtaining a new homeowners insurance policy or renewing an existing policy. 4-Point Inspections cover the four main components of a residential property including the roof, plumbing, electrical, & HVAC systems.
Homes over 25 years of age typically require a 4-point inspection report before most insurance companies will write a policy on the property. This report is usually good for 5 years.
Our highly trained team of inspectors employ a broad spectrum of commercial and multi-family inspection experience. Utilizing cutting-edge equipment and expertise to provide you a detailed, easy-to-read report for your office, retail, industrial, strip mall, warehouse or stand-alone commercial building.
Elevation (Flood) Certificates
The Flood Elevation Certificate is an important tool of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). It is used to certify building elevations and determine if the building is located in a SFHA in order to: Determine the proper flood insurance premium rate for the building or home.
Sampling & Lab Testing
The National Association of Certified Home Inspectors (NACHI), the world's leading home inspection association, is pleased to announce its new venture with PRO-LAB, one of the world's leading environmental testing laboratories. Our FHIE staff has been fully trained and certified to perform a number of essential Lab analysis such as mold, lead, air, water, asbestos, radon and much more. Always striving to provide you with the precise information and peace of mind for your future well-being.