Texas Licensed Home Inspector

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    review rating 5  We are very happy with the services provided by the company The Smart Inspector. The entire inspection process was very professional and smooth, in the final report with each finding, Forest proposes a solution, also the convenience that the report is on the web, in a user friendly interface, plus a Free Home-Maintenance Reminder book! We will definitely use it again in the future and we recommend it to anyone who needs someone reliable, prepared and professional for the inspection of your home.

    thumb Gleiber Acosta

    review rating 5  Forrest was amazing and very thorough with his report, taking the time to explain things to these 2nd time home buyers. The website interface was great and very easy to understand and relate back to our realtor. Not only would I recommend him, but I myself will nit forget to ask him first.

    thumb Jason Palmer

    review rating 5  Forest is very thorough in his inspections. He takes his time to not only ensure that every nook and cranny of the home is evaluated, but also to go over everything with the client in terms they can understand. He's an awesome guy to be around too!

    thumb Bailey Malik

About The Smart Inspector

I’m Forest Ivey, the Smart Inspector. Born and raised in Fort Worth, Texas, I still proudly call DFW my home. Despite having lived in multiple countries, I always came back to my roots. My wife of 8 years and three-year-old twins are all natural born Texans, too!

I consider myself a jack-of-all-trades and a master of learning. I speak multiple languages, play multiple instruments, and love to build racecars. I enjoy woodworking, welding, and electrical work. I pride myself in doing more work than is necessary and always doing things right the first time.

When it comes to home inspections, rest assured that I will be quite thorough with every inch of the property. From the roof ridge down to the foundation, no nook or cranny will go unnoticed. Relaying the findings to you, the client, is just as important as discovering them in the first place, and I will make sure you have a full understanding of the property you have inspected.

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Common Problems With Electrical Panels

September 2, 2019

This video covers 3 issues that are commonly found with electrical panels. It is by no means meant to be an exhaustive list of all the issues that are found with electrical panels; that list would be too long!

Sell Your Home Prep (Part 2)

September 1, 2019

Are you selling your home? This second video covers deficiencies on the inside of your home. In this video, we address the doors, smoke detectors, HVAC filters, electrical panel, garage doors, caulking, and common plumbing issues.

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