Why Choose Us?

Why choose Home Spec for your Building Science needs:

Timothy Arn started in the housing field over thirty five years ago building homes on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Tim built homes from the ground up for a decade and a half. During this time he was also co-owner of a real estate company on the Outer Banks. After selling his construction business and moving off the outer banks he went back to school and earned a second bachelors degree. Timothy then decided to put his extensive background in housing and construction to work again and started Home Spec of NC, Inc. Over the last eighteen years or more he has grown this business adding certifications and licenses to build the brand that is Home Spec of NC, Inc. He continues to hold his NC General Contractors License, NC Plumbers License and NC Home Inspectors License in addition to being a Certified Microbial Investigator testing indoor air quality, BPI Certified Envelope Specialist, BPI Certified Building Analyst, and a Certified Healthy Homes Practitioner. In this field one must remain abreast with the latest technology and in the last five to ten years Tim has added certifications in Septic and On-site Waste-water Systems, has acheived EPA lead RRP Certification and has become Environments for Living Certified as a Master of Building Science. Home Spec also offers FHA foundation inspections and has recently added the Institute for Building and Home Safety (IBHS) designation as a Fortified Evaluator for Existing Homes.