RED ROCK HOME INSPECTIONS
INTERNACHI CERTIFIED HOME INSPECTOR WITH 15+ YEARS OF EXPERIENCE PROVIDING THE BEST SAN DIEGO HOME INSPECTIONS. SERVING SAN DIEGO, CARLSBAD, VISTA, AND ALL SURROUNDING AREAS.
YOUR PREMIER SAN DIEGO HOME INSPECTORS!
We are the best home inspectors in San Diego. With over 15 years of experience, an InterNACHI Certified Professional Inspector (CPI), Certified Pool Inspector, Certified Residential Property Inspector, and the best reports in the industry – we are truly your best choice when it comes to home inspectors in San Diego and all surrounding areas!
SAN DIEGO HOME INSPECTIONS
BY THE BEST IN THE BUSINESS
My name is Keith Silvas, owner and lead inspector at Red Rock Home Inspections. We understand that your home is more than just a roof over your head. When you hire us for your home inspection, you get more than just a report. You will receive customer service and support to provide the peace of mind you deserve. All of our inspectors are Certified Professional Inspector (CPI) as issued by the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors (InterNachi). I was originally certified in 2001 and started Red Rock Home Inspections in 2015. I am a Seabee Veteran (a Seabee is a member of a Construction Battalion in the United States Navy) and possess over 15 years of experience in the inspection and construction related industries. Your complete satisfaction is my top priority.
“Absolutely wonderful to work with, I recommend to everyone.”
Lisa Peterson Gaffey
“Red Rock went through and didn’t miss a thing and was prompt with getting back to me with the report. I would recommend them to my friends and family!”
“I highly recommend Red Rock Home Inspections with enthusiasm!!!”
OUR INSPECTION SERVICES
THOROUGH AND DETAILED
- RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY INSPECTIONS
- MOBILE HOME INSPECTIONS
- POOL AND SPA INSPECTIONS
- SELLER’S INSPECTIONS
- HOME BUYER’S INSPECTIONS
- ANNUAL MAINTENANCE INSPECTIONS
- 4-POINT INSURANCE INSPECTIONS
- MULTI-UNIT DWELLING INSPECTIONS
- CONDO INSPECTIONS
- CRAWL SPACE INSPECTIONS
OUR HOME INSPECTIONS
A typical home inspection in San Diego will average between between 2-4 hours, depending on the size of the home, age and various other factors. The intent of the home inspection is to uncover potential defects of the home’s major systems, including but not limited to the roofing, structural, electrical, plumbing, and HVAC systems.
Red Rock Home Inspections delivers easy to read digital reports. Material defects and safety hazards will appear in the summary as red text, while issues related to routine maintenance and minor repairs will appear in blue text. Pictures are included in your report as well as any video taken during the home inspection. You will receive your report within 24 hours of the home inspection. We will follow up with you after your home inspection and will remain available to answer any questions you may have regarding your report.
Having a detailed home inspection report with photographs and video is quite empowering when it comes to deciding on how to proceed with your real estate transaction. The benefits to having a home inspection include:
- Peace of mind
- Discovery of material defects
- Discovery of hazardous conditions
- Leverage for negotiations
California currently lacks complete home inspection regulation. At Red Rock Home Inspections, all of our inspectors are third party certified through the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors. To view the requirements for InterNACHI certification, please visit the page Is Your Home Inspector Blind?
For more information regarding the standards that Red Rock Home Inspections adheres to, please visit InterNACHI Standards of Practice. To review our ethics, please visit: InterNACHI Code of Ethics For more information regarding the law as it pertains to home inspections in California, please visit: Business and Professions Code Section 7195-7199.
If you have any questions, please call me today.
“My husband and I used Red Rock Home Inspections to inspect our home recently and are happy we did. Keith said he would be here at 8am and showed up on the dot. I’ve had sdg&e and AT&T here pretty recent and both of there workers were constantly answering there cell phones, chatting and hate to say it but were sort of pestering me. Not Keith, he did what he came to do, he was very thorough and not on his phone once which we really like. We learned a lot about our home. He said he would send us a report within 24 hours and he did. It too was very thorough. We learned from his report that our bathrooms and kitchens did not have breakers! Apparently this means, if someone were to get electrocuted (God forbid), the power will not turn off. Scary! My husband immediately replaced the sockets. We also learned about our roof and how expensive it would be to replace. Keith’s report also included photos and comments. He is very detail oriented and professional. I highly recommend using Red Rock. Thank you Keith for the professionalism.
THE RED ROCK ADVANTAGE
SAN DIEGO HOME INSPECTIONS | VISTA HOME INSPECTIONS | CARLSBAD HOME INSPECTIONS | ALL SURROUNDING AREAS
15+ YEARS EXPERIENCE
REPORTS WITHIN 24 HRS
LIVE CHAT ON WEBSITE
CERTIFIED HOME INSPECTORS
OPEN 7-DAYS A WEEK
WHY HIRE RED ROCK HOME INSPECTIONS?
- Flexible Scheduling – I can perform your home inspection during late afternoon/evening and weekends if needed for no additional charge.
- Fast Reports – Digital reports delivered and ready for download within 24hrs.
- Pools, Spas, and Crawlspaces are always included at no additional cost to you. Some firms charge as much as $200 for a pool inspection. We pride ourselves on providing quality and value.
- Technology – At Red Rock Home Inspections, we utilize up to date technology including infrared thermometers, digital multi-meters, outlet testers and moisture detection meters.
- Personal Service – You will receive personalized service. You can expect your home inspector will be courteous, professional and knowledgeable. We understand you are working with tight deadlines.
Red Rock Home Inspections delivers the peace of mind you need. Your best interest is always our top priority. Obtaining a home inspection report will place you in the driver seat of your negotiations and provide insight into the condition of the home. Your San Diego home inspection is a physical examination of the property to identify material defects, safety hazards and conditions conducive to defects and hazards. General maintenance items will be in the report if they can lead to a greater problem over time. Some of the items covered in the home inspection include:
- SWIMMING POOLS & SPAS
- ROOF, VENTS, FLASHINGS AND TRIM
- GUTTERS & DOWNSPOUTS
- SKYLIGHT, CHIMNEY AND OTHER ROOF PENETRATIONS
- DECKS, STOOPS, PORCHES, WALKWAYS & RAILINGS
- EAVES, SOFFITS AND FASCIA
- GRADING & DRAINAGE
- BASEMENT, FOUNDATION AND CRAWLSPACE
- WATER PENETRATION AND FOUNDATION MOVEMENT
- HEATING AND COOLING SYSTEMS
- MAIN-WATER SHUTOFF
- WATER HEATING SYSTEM
- INTERIOR PLUMBING FIXTURES & FAUCETS
- DRAINAGE SUMP PUMPS W/ACCESSIBLE FLOATS
- ELECTRICAL SERVICE LINE & METER BOX
- MAIN DISCONNECT AND SERVICE AMPERAGE
- ELECTRICAL PANEL(S), BREAKERS AND FUSES
- GARAGE DOORS, SAFETY SENSORS AND OPENERS
- FIREPLACE DAMPER DOOR & HEARTH
- GROUNDING & BONDING
- INSULATION AND VENTILATION
- GFCI’S AND AFCI’S…AND MUCH MORE!
WHY GET A HOME INSPECTION
FOR YOUR PROTECTION
Home inspections are a time for gathering as much information as you can about the overall condition and state of a property to make an informed decision whether or not to purchase a property. A home inspection report not only will provide peace of mind, but also the potential for leverage when negotiating the final purchase price of the home. You will save a lot of potential headache and money by having the foresight of a home inspection. Peace of mind and providing information is our commitment to you.
Your home inspection will be a general overview of the home major mechanical and structural components. It will be a non-invasive examination of readily accessible components within the property. A home inspection does not include any engineering tests, geological surveys, water quality testing, well inspections, mold spore laboratory testing, septic and sewer inspections or any other type of specific inspection not explicitly covered and contained within the inspection agreement. If at any time you have a question regarding a specific item or a potential concern, please don’t hesitate to ask. If the inspector identifies an area of concern, he may recommend further specialized testing or evaluation by a qualified and licensed individual of the trade regarding the issue encountered.
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SAN DIEGO HOME INSPECTIONS
As a home inspection company located in Carlsbad, Ca, we are centrally located to coastal communities such as Oceanside, Carlsbad and Encinitas, as well as such inland cities as San Marcos, Fallbrook, Escondido and more. You deserve courtesy, professionalism and thorough information when buying a home. We are proud to provide these and more to our San Diego county neighbors.
Service Area: San Diego County, south Riverside County, south Orange County. Including but not limited to: Vista, Oceanside, Carlsbad, Encinitas, San Marcos, Escondido, Poway, Solana Beach, Rancho Santa Fe, Del Mar, La Jolla, Dana Point, Laguna Beach, Newport Beach, Huntington Beach, Temecula, Murrieta, Lake Elsinore, Wildomar, Borrego Springs.