Dane Smith is your local and professional home inspector in the Twin Cities metro and surrounding communities and has built trust with home buyers, home sellers, and real estate professionals in the community. Dane's highest priorities are to communicate openly with clients and provide an inspection report that is accurate, unbiased, and comprehensive. Dane believes his job is to educate our clients on home operation and maintenance, as well as describe the home condition accurately.
A Rising Industry Star
Dane Smith has been called one of the best in the Minneapolis area regarding home inspections. Our inspection experience includes homes from 1,000 square feet to over 10,000 square feet, including both old and new construction. We have inspected every type of house imaginable. Homes with great history dating back to the late 1800’s, waterfront residences, single family homes, town-homes, and condominiums.
As a rising star in the home inspection industry, Dane has assisted local real estate professionals by offering Continuing Education Courses on home related subjects. Dane has given over 1,600 hours of Continuing Education for Minnesota Realtors in the Minneapolis area.
Added Services Provided
We offer our clients a range of related inspection services as well as a professional home inspection. These related services can be combined with a home inspection or they can be arranged separately.
- Radon Testing
- Sewer Scope Inspection
- Mold/Spore Testing
- Indoor Air Quality Sampling
- Water Testing
A thorough home inspection will generally take between two and four hours to complete, and a full report of the inspection findings will be printed on site together with any related color photos. The report will be very detailed and will provide an unbiased opinion on the home condition. We encourage questions from our clients at any time, and this includes before the inspection, during the scheduled appointment, and also days or weeks after the inspection is completed.
What Clients Say About Our Services
Clients often send us comments and feedback about the home inspection that we provide. Customers tell us that they are very satisfied with the experience, and that the thoroughness and professionalism of the inspection was beyond what was expected. Clients really like the binder that is offered with the inspection report and related photos, and say that it provides convenient document storage. Many customers comment on how detailed and comprehensive the report is and that the education we provide them on maintaining and operating the home is invaluable.
Realtors frequently refer clients to us because we are thorough, and dependable and the scheduling flexibility is a big plus. Realtors report that we treat their clients like family and are unbiased and honest in reporting on the home condition, without causing undue alarm to the client. The photos and report put any concerns in the right perspective.