The Inspector is your guardian, an unbiased professional, a set of experienced eyes trained in building science. Select someone with both formal education and extensive experience.
Start by looking for a Registered Home Inspector (RHI). The Ontario Association of Home Inspectors (OAHI) is the only professional body empowered by the Government of Ontario to grant the official designation of RHI. The RHI is conferred on OAHI members in good standing who meet specific criteria in the areas of Education, Technical Background, and Experience. But identifying an RHI is just the beginning, the minimum.
Yes finding an RHI is only the start. In addition, look for your Home Inspector to have the following: