Why In The World Would Anyone
Hire A Thorough Guy?

International Code Council, Certified California Residential Building Inspector (most jurisdictional inspectors are required to have this certification) with a B.S. Engineering degree from California State University Fullerton. Multiple ‘A’ rated recommendations from Angie’s List in over 200 reviews by members. Consistently has received the most reviews for a home inspector since its inception; Named in Angie’s List magazine article “Best Contractor” multiple years (only 1% of all serviced providers are even eligible for this honorable mention) decided by Angie’s List employees who reviewed actual member’s reviews; and awarded Angie’s List Super Service Award multiple years (the criteria for this award includes receiving a minimum number of reviews every year, maintaining an A average for that year and for overall reviews, and not being in poor standing with the Better Business Bureau) less than 5% of the companies on Angie's List receive this award.



Mike provides every client with a 100% satisfaction guarantee. If you’re not completely satisfied with A Thorough Guy’s service following inspection, the fee is waived and you’re free to choose another inspector.

Hiring A Thorough Guy also comes with general on-site Errors & Omissions insurance (E&O), and Mike has never been named as a defendant in a lawsuit. With an unsurpassed level of confidence, is it any wonder why real estate professionals continually refer A Thorough Guy?


You’ll receive:

  • A detailed and thorough home inspection of all items listed on CREIA’s Standards of Practice
  • A PDF computer generated report with color pictures emailed to you the day of the inspection, usually within a few hours.
  • Comprehensive explanation of the findings with pictures at the conclusion of the inspection (not just a 10 minute summary) and unlimited consultation thereafter. For a typical single family residence this review usually takes about an hour.


Great! Contact Mike at A Thorough Guy now. The job is as good as done.



Is your inspector certified? Because there is no licensing for Home Inspectors in California, you can call yourself a Home Inspector and perform an inspection today! Be comforted in knowing that A Thorough Guy is ICC certified as a CALIFORNIA RESIDENTIAL BUILDING, ELECTRICAL, MECHANICAL and PLUMBING INSPECTOR.


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