Mark Scaparo is a professional home inspector serving the Real Estate Community in Central Virginia. Mark and his team take great pride in communicating the true condition of a home in a manner that is thorough, understandable, and non-alarming. This will help you understand the homes true condition as it is on the day of the home inspection. Pillar To Post works with home sellers, buyers, and real estate professionals to assist them through all aspects of the inspection processes.
Industry Knowledge and Experience
We are rated one of the top home inspection companies in the area, with industry knowledge gained from experience, continuing education, and listening to the client and Realtor needs. We perform inspections on a wide variety of homes: numerous building designs, sizes, ages, and price ranges. From small apartments to large estates, new construction to very old, we have the knowledge, experience, and services to meet your home inspection needs.
We Educate Our Clients and Their Agents
We like to share the knowledge we’ve gained as home inspectors, and leave each client with valuable information about their home. We are also very active in the real estate industry, are members in several area Real Estate organizations, and provide Office Presentations to Real Estate Professionals to increase their knowledge and education.
The Added Services Available
We offer quality home inspections and other related services. Customers can arrange for any of these services with a home inspection or separately. Our added services include:
- Asbestos Testing
- Radon Assessment and Testing
- Lead Testing
- Mold Sampling and Assessment
- Water Testing
- Level 2 Chimney Inspections
- WDI Inspections
- Septic Dye Testing
Our home inspections will take between two and four hours to complete, depending on the size of the home and other factors. Every inspection report is highly detailed, covering all major components and inspection areas, color photos are included so the customer can see the areas that cause concern during the inspection. We encourage our customers to attend the inspection and ask any questions that they may have.
An Involved Community Member and Highly Qualified Inspector
As local home inspectors in the Central Virginia area, Mark and his team are active community members, with several organization memberships, certifications, and State Licensed.
- Mark is an ASHI Inspector and Member, #261410
- Mark’s education encompasses Radon and Mold Testing through AHIT
- He is a Member of the Richmond Area Board of Realtors
- Mark is also a Member of AHIT, Inspector Pro, and Virginia Real Estate Association
- Mark has successfully completed testing and exams in the following areas:
- National Home Inspectors Exam (NHIE)
- New Residential Structures (NRS) Certified
- Radon Measurement Specialist NRSB 17SS071
- Wood Destroying Insects
- Lead Awareness
- Asbestos Awareness
- Well Water Analysis
- Inspections of Pools and Spas
Reasons Customers Praise Our Work
Our customer feedback is very positive about home inspections that we provide, and this is true of home buyers, home sellers, and their real estate agents. The detailed report lists the inspection results in an easy to read and understand format, and we have received many positive comments on how helpful the included photos are.
Our customers also report that they really like and appreciate the professional but friendly manner that all of our home inspectors have, and our inspectors encourage questions and participation at every step of the inspection process.
Our scheduling flexibility is another popular feature our customers enjoy, and because we have a number of qualified home inspectors, we can schedule a home inspection with little time required. This flexibility makes it easier for our customers to meet important deadlines or closing dates.
“Mark Scaparo, who was your inspector of the home, was thorough and performed professional all aspects of investigation. Your firm was retained due to a recent investigation on his part which was considered outstanding. This then was the result of retaining your firm for a subsequent home inspection. In our some four or five home purchases and refinance activities, we have never come across a professional as thorough and knowledgeable o all investigative areas of interest to the client. Your firm is to be congratulated for acquiring such an outstanding professional inspector.”
— E. Arbaiza (Jan. 28, 2014)
“Mark was very thorough and explained everything in terms I understood. He was very personable and a pleasure to work with.”
— S. Moon (Jan. 14, 2014)
“Very professional, timely and honest.”
— J. Durham (Jan. 24, 2014)
“Mark was very thorough and informative. I felt assured I knew exactly what I was buying and the houses future needs.”
— W. Wadel (Dec. 27, 2013)
“Inspector was friendly, thorough, efficient and left me with great literature.”
— L. Washington (Nov. 13, 2013)
“Competent. On time, Detailed report.”
— E. Smith (Nov. 5, 2013)