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Comprehensive inspection services in Annapolis, Bowie & Bethesda, MD

I WORK FOR YOU, the buyer.  Smart buyers and ethical real estate agents know that the home inspectors job is to represent the buyer's best interest in evaluating the home's condition prior to purchase.  It's your one chance to get an expert opinion about the current condition of the home and any necessary repairs.  Make sure that you hire a qualified, experienced, and independent home inspector who has your best interests in mind.  I belong to IHINA, the Independent Home Inspectors of North America, an organization dedicated to giving consumers fair, ethical, and impartial home inspections and reports. As an experienced remodeling contractor with over 20+ years of building experience, I have the knowledge and background to help you understand the big picture about your home purchase. This experience is a valuable resource for all of my clients and provides an in-depth understanding of homes that you won't get from most inspectors. Real construction experience is the most valuable asset to have as a home inspector, so let me help you put that experience to work for you  It's your right to choose your inspector!

We complete all our inspections by the book

Broadneck Home Inspections adheres to the InterNACHI Standards of Practice to complete every inspection correctly. Our inspection services in Annapolis, Bowie, Bethesda & Anne Arundel County, MD cover:

Historic homes

Radon testing



When you hire us, you'll get the InterNACHI buyback guarantee. If you find something wrong with your home once you move in, InterNACHI will buy it from you.

Find out if your prospective living space is right for you. Contact your local home inspector in Annapolis, Bowie,  Bethesda & Anne Arundel County, MD today.

What makes us qualified to inspect your home?

Broadneck Home Inspections stands out due to our experience and skill set. Owner Ryan Schmidt has over 20 years of construction experience. Ryan has completed many remodeling projects in modern and historic homes. He knows what structural issues to look out for. When you hire us to inspect your home, you can count on Ryan to cover every detail so you can make a wise investment. We are members of the IHINA, Find an Independent Home Inspectors outside of Maryland

Reach out to us today to discuss your needs with a certified home inspector in Annapolis, Bowie & Bethesda, Maryland. Afraid you have mold? No worries, we provide mold inspections as well.

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My husband and I recently used Broadneck Home Inspections, LLC and were incredibly pleased with the service provided by the owner/inspector, Ryan. Home inspections can be a daunting experience, but the way that Ryan explained every measure he took and the extreme attention to detail he demonstrated throughout the process put us instantly at ease. He was very thorough with checking every aspect of the home and used cutting-edge technology to ensure that hidden defects were uncovered. We highly recommend Broadneck Home Inspections and cannot overemphasize how pleased we are with this company!

-Antonia D.

It was a pleasure working with Ryan! He was knowledgeable and incredibly thorough. He'll explain the good, the bad, and the ugly- complete with recommendations on the best way to proceed. Very educational, especially for this first time home buyer. I *highly* recommend his services.

-Osiris S.

Very detailed. We used him 2 times for inspections. Highly recommend. Will call him for everything. Prompt with arriving on time. Will take his time looking at everything. Will let you know what's minor or what's a real concern. Well worth the money!!! Reasonable price as well!

-Amber M.

Ryan has inspected a couple of homes for me before I purchased. He really saved me on ONE (which I terminated my contract on) and found issues with a SECOND which allowed me to negotiate a very fair price so I would have budgeted funds to fix the home the way I wanted to and as it truly needed.. I personally would not buy a house without his input. I have subsequently called him for additional advice and he has answered all 3 times on the first try. Invaluable to have a business person like that in your corner. Worth every penny.

-Ken O.

Ryan was great! the inspection (for our potential new home) lasted over 5 hours and he was very thorough, he even went on the roof. Then he sent us a very long detailed report which included nice regular and infared pictures. During the inspection he always took the time to answer all our questions and even a couple weeks afterwards when we still had more questions, he would quickly respond to our emails. If we ever need to have an inspection done again we would hire him again!

-Margaret Z D.

We had an absolutely fantastic experience with Broadneck Home Inspections in evaluating two separate properties. In both instances Ryan was incredibly punctual, thorough, and honest in his assessments. A true professional in every sense of the word. I would highly recommend him to all for future use.

-Joshua G.

You can count on Ryan from Broadneck Home inspections to do a very thorough job. He found many issues that many inspectors may have missed. His report was timely and detailed as well. He was very patient and respectful when we had a lot of novice questions. Money well spent.

-Greg M.

Ryan was thorough, fair, and efficient. We appreciated his explanations throughout and his timely report. Would use him again in the future!

-Jake J.

Ryan did excellent job and provided very detailed report with pictures and great notes. Outstanding service..... Thank you

-Artem M.

Highly Recommend! Best money spent in the whole home buying process! They are very responsive, professional, honest and detailed. During the inspection, I learned so much about the home and know exactly what I'm getting. The inspection was very through and I received an amazing inspection report same day!! (Seriously- the inspection report covered everything - -amazing!!) . Ryan is VERY VERY knowledgeable and goes above and beyond the MD home inspection standards. This company really takes pride in providing clients with a quality product and service. Broadneck Home Inspections is the best!!

-Marie S.

Ryan is an absolute professional. He takes his work seriously and gives great advice. I have recommended him multiple times, he has saved my clients thousands of $$.

-Christian D.

Ryan is the BEST and highly recommend Broadneck Home Inspections,LLC. It is such a relief to have someone who is efficient, knowledgeable and knows what to look for when there are issues with a leaky roof and a new roof installation- who takes care of the customer with a professional and quality care service that should be the priority of all businesses. You don't see it as much anymore. The original roofing company had been out five times to try and locate the leak. Ryan found the leak within five minutes of his first visit and addressed other issues of the new roof installation. He has given us peace of mind and will seek his professional advice in the future.

-Clarissa C.