Buyer Home Inspections

Purchasing a home is one of the most important decisions you’ll make in life. It’s imperative that your choice is based not only on feelings but also on the true condition of the home. AlamoThistle Inspections can provide you with the unbiased, professional information needed to either move forward with the purchase, negotiate terms, or wait for a better deal. We offer buyer home inspections in Houston, San Antonio, and the surrounding areas. Request a quote online now.

Home Inspectors with a Track Record of Excellence

AlamoThistle inspectors are known for leading the industry with not only the technology they use, but with their desire to stay on top of current building standards and best practices. Our inspectors are fully licensed, insured, and continually strive to update and pursue new credentials and certification to better serve our clients. In addition, all AlamoThistle inspectors are members of their local realtor association (HAR and SABOR) and have full SUPRA lockbox access – we support our community and the Real Estate industry.

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Houston TX Certified Home Inspectors

What Does an Inspection Include?

One of our home inspectors will conduct a thorough examination of the following systems: structural, electrical, HVAC, plumbing, and appliances. We pride ourselves in exceeding the minimum standards set by the Texas Real Estate Commission (TREC).

Structural Systems

  • Foundations
  • Grading & Drainage
  • Roof Covering Materials
  • Roof Structures & Attics
  • Interior Walls, Ceilings, Floors, & Doors
  • Exterior Walls, Doors, & Windows
  • Fireplaces & Chimneys
  • Porches, Balconies, Decks, & Carports

Electrical Systems

  • Service Entrance Panels
  • Branch Circuits, Connected Devices, & Fixtures

Heating, Ventilation, & Air Conditioning Systems

  • Heating Equipment
  • Cooling Equipment
  • Duct Systems

Plumbing Systems

  • Plumbing Systems
  • Water Heaters
  • Hydro-Massage Therapy Equipment


  • Dishwasher
  • Food Waste Disposer
  • Range Hood & Exhaust Systems
  • Ranges, Cooktops, & Ovens
  • Microwave Ovens
  • Mechanical Exhaust Vents & Bathroom Heaters
  • Garage Door Operators
  • Dryer Exhaust System

Complimentary Thermal Imaging Included

Electrical box inspection - Home Buyer Houston

Electrical box – to scan for hot spots

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Shower pans – to scan for water leaks

HVAC system inspection - Home Buyer Houston

HVAC system – to scan for air leaks

For an extra fee, we offer a whole-house thermal scan.

Comprehensive Inspection Services

We also offer a menu of specialty inspections that can be added on to a regular inspection at a discounted price or purchased separately:

Detailed Reports of the Home Inspection

Once we have finished the home inspection, we’ll compile a detailed, yet easy-to-understand PDF report you’ll access online. We’ll document our findings and include marked-up pictures to clearly identify any issues. You’ll then be able to use this information to make an informed decision.

Don’t buy a home without first understanding its true condition. AlamoThistle Inspections can provide the facts through our home inspection services. We believe in educating our customers so they can make the best decision for their family. We serve Houston and the surrounding areas including Sugar Land, Katy, Richmond, San Antonio, and New Braunfels. Contact us to schedule your inspection now.