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    For over 19 years, Kansas City homeowners have trusted us for their home inspections.

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Five Star Home Inspections, Inc. is a locally-owned company started in 2003 and located in Kansas City. We are dedicated to providing professional, honest, and accurate home inspection services to home buyers and sellers throughout the Kansas City metro area.

20000+

Home Inspections since 2003

Our Principles

We have 5 principles we stand by that are present in every home inspection we do.

PROFESSIONAL      RELIABLE      THOROUGH       INFORMATIVE       CONSCIENTIOUS

Mike Blackman

Mike Blackman

Owner, Home Inspector
mike@5starinspections.com

Mike Blackman is a Kansas City native who loves his city, the only place he has called home. He developed and successfully operates Five Star Home Inspections since 2003 following the same principles with every home inspection: Professional, Reliable, Thorough, Informative, and Conscientious. Mike only hires employees who demonstrate the same principles and dedication. He loves his job and serving clients to the best of his ability, ensuring they are properly informed on the purchase of their new home.

Mike is a family man with a wonderful wife and two amazing children. In Mike’s free time, he enjoys the outdoors, being with his family and friends, and he enjoys traveling somewhere new every year.

Owned and operated Five Star Home Inspections since 2003 Performed over 12,000 home inspections

Certified Member of the American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI)

Graduate of the Midwest Inspectors Institute

Certificate of Completion of the Radon Measurement Proficiency Course – Presented by MURC-KSU

Kansas State Certified for Radon Measurement Testing – KS-MS-0034

Member of the Kansas Association of Real Estate Inspectors

Successful Completion of the National Home Inspector Examination

Affiliate Member of the Kansas City Regional Association of Realtors (KCRAR)

Doug Baker

Doug Baker grew up in South Carolina, graduated from the United States Military Academy, and earned a master’s degree from Louisiana State University. In the course of 20+ years of active duty military service, he purchased and sold numerous homes across the country and, in that process, gained a tremendous understanding of and appreciation for quality home inspections.

Serving the final years of his military career as an instructor at Fort Leavenworth’s U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, Doug fell in love with the area and currently resides on his 40 acre farm in nearby Leavenworth, Kansas. He is the father of two beautiful daughters, and in his free time, enjoys hunting and fishing. Doug is a graduate of the Midwest Inspectors Institute and has successfully completed the National Home Inspector Examination.

Employed with Five Star Home Inspections since 2013. Graduate of the Midwest Inspectors Institute

Successful Completion of the National Home Inspector Examination

Certified Member of the American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI)

Certificate of Completion of the Radon Measurement Proficiency Course – Presented by MURC-KSU

Certified for Radon Measurement Testing – KS-MS-0325

Eric Carlson

Eric Carlson was born in Wisconsin and moved to Kansas in 1986. He graduated from Rockhurst University. He currently lives in Olathe Kansas with his wife and two children and two dogs. He spends his time watching his kids play sports and is a car enthusiast. He enjoys spending time outside, either at the ballpark, soccer fields, or poolside.

Eric has been employed by Five Star Home Inspections since 2020

Graduate of the ASHI school

Successful completion of the National Home Inspection examination

Certified Member of the American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI – 268051)

Certified for Radon Measurement testing – KS-MS-0553

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From single family houses to apartments and condos – wherever you call home, we have your home inspection needs covered.

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