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Abode Specialist Inspection Services, LLC. A professional, licensed and certified inspection service serving the Puget Sound Region. Specializing in residential, commercial, apartment and condominium inspections. Certified inspector for Mold, Air Quality, Stucco & EIFS, Due Diligence and Infrared inspections.


Specializing in Home Inspections, Commercial Real Estate Inspections, Infrared Inspections, EIFS/Stucco Inspections, Mold Inspections and Sampling in the Puget Sound Region

(253) 209-0878



    Tony Parent - Owner/Chief Inspector

Call me for an accurate and unbiased assessment of your home!

The average home inspection of a 2000 square foot structure requires 2 - 3 hours to complete a thorough structural, systems and Wood Destroying Organism inspection. 


  • Owner and Operator of Abode Specialist Inspection Services since 2002.
  • EXPERIENCED since 1985 in Home Inspections (single family) and Due Diligence Inspections (multi family/commercial) as Home Inspector and Capital Projects Manager
  • Helpful and Trustworthy approach to single family, commercial, condominium, manufactured and multi family Inspections
  • Washington State Licensed Home Inspector #406
  • Licensed by Washington State Department of Agriculture for Wood Destroying Organisms Inspections (WDO/Pest Inspections) - SPI #64764
  • Certified Environmental Inspector (CEI) and Certified Mold Specialist (CMS) Environmental Assessment Association (EAA)
  • Certified Mold Inspector (CMI) and Certified Mold Assessor (CMA) Environmental Solutions Association
  • Certified Thermographer - Infrared Training Center
  • Providing a comprehensive, accurate and unbiased computer generated detailed analysis of buildings current conditions report.  Report usually contains 30 pages of customized narrative information, 100 pages of Homeowner, structure specific, maintenance information and photographs of many of the maintenance concerns including recommendations for repairs. 
  • Reports mailed and e-mailed within 24 hours of completion of the Inspection
  • Free Unlimited telephone consultations following the Inspection
  • Inspection costs start as low as $275 (condominium) and $375 (home)


  • Homeowner Single Item Inspections for any interior or exterior maintenance concerns
  • Due Diligence/Condition of Property Inspections for Multi-family and Condominium purchases
  • Mold Inspections to include identifying cause, provide repair specifications and remediation work plans
  • Infrared Moisture Intrusion Inspections
  • EIFS (Exterior Insulation and Finish System) Inspections
  • Multi-family and Condo conversion Due Diligence Inspections
  • Homeowner/Seller Inspections to identify major and/or minor defects which may affect the sale of your home.  This inspection can help speed up the closing of your sale and the expense can easily be justified when you are able to have any necessary repairs accomplished through a cost effective competitive contractor bid process.  Our inspector can provide you with repair Scope and Specifications to allow for uniform contractor bids.
  • Contractor & Multi-family industry training for Mold Identification & Cleanup Procedures
  • ADA Compliance Inspections
  • Multi-family Project Management Consulting for Capital Improvements and Major Repairs/Replacements Projects