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This is a place for InterNACHI inspectors to discuss legal issues with each other as well as InterNACHI's General Counsel.
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Inspector Marketing (8 Viewing)
This is a place for InterNACHI inspectors to discuss marketing issues.
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This is a place for InterNACHI inspectors to discuss computers and technology, including web design/development and search engine optimization/marketing.
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This is a place for InterNACHI inspectors to discuss report-writing.
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This forum is only viewable by InterNACHI inspectors and is specifically for Canadian InterNACHI inspectors (though all members are free to join in).
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General Inspection Topics
These general inspection discussions are visible to everyone.
This is a place for general discussion about the home inspection industry. Try to keep the posts topical, but they need not be as specific as the other areas of this board.
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Discuss whatever you wish in this forum.
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Use this forum to discuss current and proposed legislation on home inspector licensing, and other legal issues affecting home inspectors. Inspectors from all associations welcome.
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This forum is a place for InterNACHI home inspectors and vendors to post special discounts and exclusive offers. This forum is publicly visible, but only InterNACHI home inspectors can enjoy the discounts. You must have vendor membership status to post on InterNACHI's deals forum. To become an vendor member, apply today.
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Specific Inspection Topics
These discussions are for specific inspection areas. Please keep posts as on-topic as possible.
Contains discussions about seller inspections and the MoveInCertified program.
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Contains discussions about thermal imaging, infrared cameras, energy audits, and more.
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Contains discussions about green buildings and specific concerns when inspecting them.
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Exterior Inspections (1 Viewing)
Contains discussions about the exterior portion of a home inspection. This includes roofs, gutters, downspouts, decks, patios, windows, etc.
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Roofing Inspections (4 Viewing)
Contains discussions about inspecting roofs.
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Contains discussions about the interior portion of a home inspection. This includes stairs, walls, floors, ceilings, smoke detectors, etc.
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Contains discussions about electrical systems. This includes receptacles, panels, wiring, etc.
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Topics include heating, venting, and air conditioning inspections.
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Plumbing Inspections (6 Viewing)
Contains discussions about plumbing.
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Contains discussions about the structural portion of a home inspection. This includes foundations, framing, etc.
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Contains discussions about commercial inspections and the International Standards of Practice for Inspecting Commercial Properties.
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Contains discussions about Radon, Wood Infestation, Water Quality, Well, Septic, Lead, Asbestos, Pool, and Mold inspections.
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What hardware, software, books, videos, etc have you found useful? What would you like to see more of? This topic is to discuss various inspection-related products and publications.
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Inspection Education Topics
These inspection education and training discussions are visible to everyone.
This is a forum for inspectors to discuss their educational experience, the InterNACHI School, and to ask questions of InterNACHI's Education Committee.
This forum is dedicated to the memory of InterNACHI member and educator Gerry Beaumont. Gerry was an avid proponent of education for inspectors and will be sorely missed.
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These are inspection questions posted weekly by members of InterNACHI's Awards Committee.
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Student Discussions (22 Viewing)
This is a forum for discussing InterNACHI's Inspection Courses.
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Vendor Forums
These forums are dedicated to home inspection vendors who have opted to have InterNACHI host their inspection discussions.
Spectora (3 Viewing)
This is a place for Spectora customers to discuss Spectora software and services, and prospective Spectora customers to ask questions and get advice about picking home inspection software and services.
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This is a place for HomeGauge customers to discuss HomeGauge software and services, and prospective HomeGauge customers to ask questions and get advice about picking home inspection software and services.
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The Inspection Support Network is the world leader in connecting, streamlining and automating all aspects of running any inspection business.
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Home Inspector Pro (1 Viewing)
This is a place for Home Inspector Pro customers to discuss Home Inspector Pro software and services, and prospective Home Inspector Pro customers to ask questions and get advice about picking home inspection software and services.
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Local Inspection Issues
These are forums for InterNACHI inspectors and inspectors in specific locations throughout the world.
This is a place for Kansas and Missouri InterNACHI inspectors to discuss local home inspection topics.
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This forum is specifically for members of the Alberta Chapter of InterNACHI. Please contact the Alberta Chapter for access to this forum. Become a home inspector in Alberta
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This is a place for California InterNACHI inspectors to discuss California home inspection topics. Become a home inspector in California
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This is a place for Canadian InterNACHI inspectors and other home inspectors in Canada to discuss local home inspection topics.
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This is a place for Florida InterNACHI inspectors to discuss Florida home inspection topics, wind mitigation inspections and 4-point inspections. Become a home inspector in Florida
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This is a place for Minnesota InterNACHI inspectors to discuss Minnesota home inspection topics. Become a home inspector in Minnesota
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This is a place for North Carolina InterNACHI inspectors to discuss North Carolina home inspection topics.
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Ohio Home Inspectors (2 Viewing)
This is a place for Ohio InterNACHI home inspectors and other inspectors in Ohio to discuss local home inspection topics. Become a home inspector in Ohio
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This is a place for Oklahoma InterNACHI inspectors to discuss Oklahoma home inspection topics. Become a home inspector in Oklahoma
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This is a place for Puerto Rico InterNACHI inspectors and other inspectors in Puerto Rico to discuss local home inspection topics. Become a home inspector in Puerto Rico
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This is a place for Tennessee InterNACHI inspectors to discuss Tennessee home inspection topics. Become a home inspector in Tennessee
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This is a place for Texas InterNACHI inspectors to discuss Texas home inspection topics. Become a home inspector in Texas
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Miscellaneous Inspection Topics
These are additional topics and sub-forums that are specific to certain inspectors.
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This forum is for discussion of the Certified Master Inspector designation and the Master Inspector Certification Board.
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IAC2 Indoor Air Forum (2 Viewing)
This forum is hosted by InterNACHI for members of the International Association of Certified Indoor Air Consultants.
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This forum is hosted by InterNACHI for contractors. Remember: InterNACHI members who are also contractors must take particular care to abide by the InterNACHI Code of Ethics.
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Use this forum to post anything you have for sale. It need not be inspection related.
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Use this forum to provide information about, encourage participation with, and to support a variety of worthwhile charitable organizations who provide services to the communities of our inspectors.
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Questions posted to are displayed here for responses from InterNACHI inspectors.
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