Timothy Arn became a North Carolina Home Inspector over eighteen years ago after 15 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 15 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
  • Building Performance Institute (BPI) Certified Building Analyst
  • BPI Certified Envelope Specialist
  • Environments for Living Certified Master of Building Science, Advanced Energy
  • NC Home Inspector Lic. #428
  • NC Gen. Contractor Lic. #14553
  • NC Plumbing Lic. #10884
  • Certified Microbial Investigator (Mold)
  • Home Energy ‘Healthy Homes Practitioner, NEHA’
  • EPA Lead RRP Certified
  • FHA Manufactured Home Foundation Certifications.
  • NC Certified Septic and On-site Waste-water System Inspector #3354I
  • IBHS FORTIFIED for Existing Homes Evaluator