Haystack Home Inspections

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3 - 1017 W 7th Ave Vancouver BC V6H 1B2
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10 10 (467 reviews)

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Meghan
Meghan
0 reviews Vancouver, BC
10/10

Extremely professional and thorough

We were extremely happy to have Chris do our home inspection. He was very professional (especially during Covid!) and the report was very well done. We are using this as a checklist for updates we want/need to make in the future. We would highly recommend Chris to anyone purchasing a property.

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Hi Meghan, Thanks for your recommendation. Sincerely, Chris Thompson

hj
hj
0 reviews Vancouver, BC
10/10

Quick, thorough and fair price

I needed a quick condo inspection for purchase. Chris was available next day and did a thorough inspection and gave us a written report within 24 hrs. He pointed out things I had not thought of. I felt confident making an offer based on his report. He also did an inspection on our son's condo and all the things he flagged were borne out. Chris is very pleasant and easy to deal with.

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Thanks HJ, I am glad I could help on short notice. Family references are wonderful and thanks for sharing your experience to a wider audience. Sincerely, Chris Thompson

A.L.
A.L.
0 reviews Vancouver, BC
10/10

Great service!

Chris was vey accommodating with our time sensitive inspection and extremely professional performing services during a pandemic.
His explanation of all the reviewed items and detailed report were very helpful to assist with our purchase decision and future home improvements.

I’m happy to recommend his services.

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Company Response

Thanks for using Haystack Home Inspections and I appreciate your feedback. sincerely, Chris Thompson

Private User
Private User
Private User reviews Delta, BC
10/10

House inspections

Im glad i called Chris. He went beyond and above our expectation. Thanks Chris. I will definitely recommend this company when it comes to home inspection and its worth the amount.

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Thanks, I am glad you felt your money was well spent.

David in Toronto
David in Toronto
1 review Vancouver, BC
10/10

Home inspections

From DK. Chris and Haystack home inspections did two inspections for me. They were both thorough and exhaustive, and in one case caught significant but not obvious issues that led us to not purchase that home. In the second case a leak was spotted that we had missed that was quickly fixed. We have used the excellent inspection report on the home we have just purchased to fix minor issues that could have had long-term consequences. I highly recommend Haystack, with the cost well worthwhile.

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Hi David, It is rewarding helping you avoid a building issue that you were uncomfortable with. Sincerely, Chris Thompson

S Jaye in
S Jaye in
0 reviews Delta, BC
10/10

Very Thorough Inspection

After a bad experience, I was somewhat sceptical of home inspections. On the purchase of our new condo our realtor convinced us we should have one done. Chris was recommended by an acquaintance of ours.
His inspection was very thorough and he pointed out several issues that we had overlooked and we were able to have them rectified prior to moving in. Well worth the cost!!

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Thanks S, It is rewarding to hear that Haystack Home Inspections restored your faith in the profession. The fact of the matter is you have to do your research, like any profession there are individuals that do their job well and then others just making a living. Good luck with your new place. Sincerely, Chris Thompson

Xiao in Vancouver
Xiao in Vancouver
1 review Vancouver, BC
10/10

Pre-purchase Condo Inspection

Chris was very thorough with the inspection both inside the unit and outside regarding the condition of the building. He noticed many things we missed during our own walk through and graded the observations using an easy to understand scale. He answered all my questions clearly and thoroughly and provided me with a very detailed report in a timely manner. I will definitely recommend Chris to anyone who is in need of similar services. Overall Chris provided me with vital information regarding a major purchasing decision and I feel the money was very well spent.

XC

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Hi Xiao, Thanks for sharing your inspection experience. I am happy to hear you felt your inspection was money well spent. Sincerely, Chris Thompson

Janay in Calgary
Janay in Calgary
1 review Calgary, AB
10/10

Great service

Chris was very responsive. Would totally recommend him. He got back to me promptly. His report was very detailed and he followed up to make sure we were happy. Thanks Chris!

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Hi Janay, Being responsive to your needs is just part of being a professional. Sincerely, Chris Thompson

Marisa in Toronto
Marisa in Toronto
1 review Vancouver, BC
10/10

Home purchase

Our experience with Chris was excellent. He answered all our questions and provided insight into many important and specific aspects of the home we were purchasing. The information provided and his report was detailed and thorough. We were completely satisfied with the service from start to finish.

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Hi Marisa, Wonderful to read that you were satisfied from start to finish with your Haystack Home Inspection. Sincerely, Chris Thompson

Peter in Vancouver
Peter in Vancouver
1 review Vancouver, BC
10/10

Condo inspection

Chris did a thorough inspection. And answered all the questions we have. He also pointed out all the deficiencies on site and suggested what can be done to fix them.

Overall we’re happy with the service and will recommend to anyone who’s looking for an experienced inspector.

Teresa and Peter

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Hi Teresa & Peter, It is wonderful to see you were happy with your Vancouver condo inspection. Sincerely, Chris Thompson

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More about Haystack Home Inspections

The best inspections are performed by passionate inspectors. Buying or maintaining a home or condo can be intimidating. Get the professional guidance you need.

** Flexible workdays help accommodate your schedule.

** Extensive knowledge informs your inspection.

** Exceptional reporting aids your understanding.

** Transparent pricing assures you our best deal.

A genuine concern for your well-being and years of hands-on experience in construction, residential and commercial project management as well as extensive inspection training influence each inspection performed for you.

Home Inspection | Condo Inspection | Town Home Inspection

CATEGORIES
Home Inspection
PRODUCTS
Pre-sale, Pre-list, Maintenance, and New construction inspection reports & deficiency lists
SERVICES
Residential Inspections: Condominiums, Houses new & old, Town houses, Duplexes, and Mobile homes
BRANDS
Haystack Home Inspections
SPECIALITIES
First-time buyers, Lawyers, Developers, and Tradesmen Strata properties & Heritage Homes
WEBSITE
http://haystackhomeinspections.com/
RETURN POLICY
Ask about our money back guarantee.
PAYMENT METHOD
Cash or Cheque
LICENSES
Consumer Protection BC License No. 54623
MEMBERSHIPS
Canadian Association of Home & Property Inspectors CAHPI(BC)
LIABILITY INSURANCE
Yes
DIPLOMAS
Carson Dunlop Property Inspection Training Program Industrial Design Degree
WORKERS COMPENSATION
Yes
PROJECT RATE
Variable, call for a quote or check out our website.
WRITTEN CONTRACT
Yes
WARRANTY TERMS
Following CAHPI(BC) Standards of Practice
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