Timothy Arn became a North Carolina Home Inspector over 25 years ago after 18 years as a home builder on the Outer Banks. Since then he has added many licensures and certifications to broaden the amount and depth of services offered. Tim has strived to conduct quality home inspections and building science services and to build a brand for many years. Beginning with 18 years of living ‘off’ grid, Tim has become a specialist in evaluating Home Energy consumption, conducting consultations regarding Home Energy conservation.


  • Inspector/ Owner/ Building Science Consultant
  • Council-Certfied Indoor Environmental Consultant
  • NC Home Inspector Lic. #428
  • NC Gen. Contractor Lic. #14553
  • NC Plumbing Lic. #10884
  • Building Performance Institute (BPI) Certified Building Analyst
  • BPI Certified Envelope Specialist
  • Environments for Living Certified Master of Building Science, Advanced Energy
  • Certified Microbial Investigator (Mold)
  • Home Energy ‘Healthy Homes Practitioner, NEHA’
  • EPA Lead RRP Certified
  • Engineer, FHA Manufactured Home Foundation Certifications.
  • NC Certified Septic and On-site Waste-water System Inspector #3354I
  • NC Real Estate License # 302990