Inspector Tool Kit
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This is a collection of our recommended tools for your Inspection tool kit. The tools that every home inspector needs to buy.
In order to view inside skimmers and pipes during an advanced level pool inspection, you’ll need a mirror. We recommend a small, medium and large size mirror for different sized openings. Be sure to wipe them dry prior to contraction for longevity of your tools.
Ullman HTE-2 Glass High-Tech Telescoping Inspection Mirror, 1-1/4″ Diameter, 6-1/2″ to 35″ Extended Handle Length
Ullman HTC-2 Pocket Size Telescoping Inspection Mirror with 2.25 inch Round Mirror and Black Handle
Bonding and Stray Voltage Testing Kit
Adding bonding and stray voltage testing to your inspection toolbox is inexpensive, easy and provides a truly valuable service to your clients. This kit has more than enough parts to complete 2 test kits as long as you purchase 2 painters poles and 2 sets of test leads.
Each kit will need it’s own multi-meter or simply keep an extra kit as a backup or for another inspector to use.
Rubbermaid Lacquered-Wood Handle With Threaded Metal Tip
#8 x 1/2″ Phillips Modified Truss Head Self-Drilling Tek Screw
Plastic Handle Test Probe Metal Alligator Clips
35″ Long Digital Laboratory Multimeter Voltmeter Test Lead
A great tool that you will use not only for advanced level pool inspections but can also be used for interior drains or in borescope necessary situations, it’s a small camera. This camera has not only the forward view but also a dual lens that enables you to view pipes or wall cavities from the side of the camera. This is a truly amazing tool you will get a lot of use from.
DEPSTECH Dual Lens Industrial Endoscope, 1080P Digital Borescope Inspection Camera
Ferret Plus Wireless Inspection Camera
Pool Leak Dye Test
Everything you need to get started performing pool leak dye testing! Kit contains dye, syringes, needles, mirrors and a great training video.
Swimming Pool Leak DYE Testing Syringe: Pro Service Kit
Swimming Pool Leak Detection DYE Testing Syringe
Epoxybond Atlas Pool Leak Detection Kit – Swimming Pool Leak Dye (Blue) Syringe & 8oz Refill Bottle – White Putty Epoxy Sealer + Valuable Instructional Step-by-Step DIY Videos
Sewer Plug tools
When performing sewer scopes, you will come across clean outs that require tools for entry. These tools are inexpensive and fit multiple types of plugs/caps.
Superior Tool Company 03932 Drum Trap Wrench with Wrench for Removing and Installing Threaded Plugs
Cleanout plug wrench for 3 and 4 inch sewer caps
SANGDA Adjustable Wrench, Short Shank Large Opening Bathroom Spanner Wrench Nut Hand Tool