About Us

Our Mission

Our mission is to give our customers the in depth informative inspection they need to make their home inspection decision; and to evaluate the homes health so they don't buy 'The Money Pit'!

Our inspection and written report follow the InterNachi Standard of Practice and are intended to provide the following:

  • Educate home buyers to make informed decisions.
  • We help identify defects and issues that should be corrected.
  • Outline seasonal care with a home maintenance checklist.
  • We look for problems not disclosed by the sellers.
  • Provide Peace Of Mind and a great home inspection experience.

Giving Back To Our Communities!

Giving Back To Our Communities!

We believe good neighbors make great communities!

Every Little Bite Helps:

We Proudly Donate one meal to the food shelf for every inspection!

We are proud to Serve Those Who Served Us:

We are proud to Serve Those Who Served Us:

We gladly volunteer 2 hours of time to any disabled veteran who we help with a home inspection.

Whether it is installing handrails or helping moving boxes and furniture we are here to help

Meet Our Qualified Home Inspectors in Maple Grove, Minneapolis, Burnsville, Golden Valley, MN and surrounding communities:

James Peterson

James Peterson has always been fascinated with houses. As a Grandson of a carpenter turned hardware store owner and son of a mechanic he has always wanted to know how things were built. He started working with a roofing crew in 1996. Since then he has worked with many facets of construction and homes. He has real world experience in roofing, residential / commercial remodeling, HVAC installation, landscaping, tile work and bathroom remodels.

With over 350 hours of professional education he started mentoring with a 18 year veteran in the home inspection industry and was chosen to take over the business when he retired. In 2012, Jim took over the business and started Peace of Mind Home Inspections.

He is a currently a member and Certified Residential Home Inspector with ISHI (International Society of Home Inspectors), InterNACHI (International Association of Professional Inspectors) and ASHI (American Society of Home Inspectors).

In his spare time Jim enjoys spending time with his family and being outdoors.

"My favorite part about my job is helping people. It is a big part of who I am. It shows in the work I do and the way I treat people." - Jim Peterson

Certifications:

  • InterNACHI Certified Professional Inspector
  • InterNACHI Code of Ethics
  • InterNACHI Standards of Practice
  • InterNACHI Residential Plumbing Certified
  • InterNACHI Certified Deck Inspector
  • InterNACHI Structural Inspections
  • InterNACHI Residential Electrical Certified
  • InterNACHI 25 Standards Every Inspector Should Know Certification

Charles Nelson

Charles has been working with houses since 2000. He started his career working in Residential Construction installing drywall for an independent subcontractor. After 6 years of installing drywall he started a small family business specializing in concrete. He later transitioned into Residential Appraisal Reviewer position for 2 years prior to Inspecting.

In 2013 Charles began his training for a career in Residential Home Inspections and in 2014 joined Peace of Mind Home Inspections as a sub contractor. With his 16 years of experience working with houses, Charles has become an excellent inspector.

Currently he is a member of InterNachi (International Association of Professional Inspectors) with the most recent Certification in Thermography, which is the use of Thermal Imaging, and is currently working on gaining more individual certifications.

For fun Charles spends time up north with family and friends enjoying the great Minnesota outdoors camping, fishing, hunting and off road fun.

Certifications:

  • InterNACHI Infra-Red Certified
  • InterNACHI Residential Plumbing Certified
  • InterNACHI Residential Electrical Certified
  • InterNACHI Code of Ethics
  • InterNACHI Standards of Practice
  • InterNACHI How to Perform Roof Inspection Certification

Tom Barker

Tom has been in the construction and real estate fields for more than a decade. He has spent the past five years working as an inspector and consultant in the construction field, using his extensive experience in remodeling and the concrete trades to provide value to both residential and commercial clients throughout the metro area. Tom's educational background includes an : AAS degree in Civil Engineering, a Certificate in Construction Management from the University of MN, and a B.S. in Finance from Penn State. Tom also holds a MN Building Official-Limited Certification and is a InterNACHI Certified Home Inspector.

Tom is a transplant from North Carolina and when he isn't working he enjoys spending time with his fiancé and her family, traveling, reading, woodworking, and home brewing his own craft beer.

Certifications:

  • InterNACHI Certified Home Inspector
  • InterNACHI Code of Ethics
  • InterNACHI Standards of Practice
  • InterNACHI Structural Inspections
  • InterNACHI Inspecting Foundation Walls & Piers
  • InterNACHI Residential Plumbing
  • InterNACHI Residential Electrical
  • InterNACHI Advanced Electrical

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