Don't risk taking a chance with your largest investment. An inspection can save you the expense of costly, unexpected repairs later.

Why do you need a home inspection?

Complete Home Inspections, New Construction Inspections, Repair Inspections , 1 Year Home Warranty Inspections, 4-Point Insurance Inspections, Investment Property Inspections, Limited Inspections (just what you want checked out)

Inspection Services We Perform

Our fees are based on: the size of the home, the age of the home, the foundation type

How Do We Charge For Our Inspections?

Relax. Most of your inspection will be maintenance recommendations, life expectancies & minor imperfections. If there are any major defects or safety hazards, they can often be corrected inexpensively & sellers are often agreeable to correcting these items before closing.

What Will We Find During Your Inspection?

Whether you’re buying or selling a home, you’ll want to hire an experienced, professional Home Inspector, and it just makes sense to hire someone who has actually built houses.

Benchmark Inspections of South Carolina is a local, family owned business. We provide Professional, Experienced, Licensed and Certified Home Inspections in Charleston, S.C. and the surrounding communities.

Here’s what you get when you hire me:

  • 30+ years experience in Home Inspections and Home Building here in Charleston.
  • I follow the inspection industry’s most comprehensive Standards of Practice;
  • I abide by a strict Code of Ethics, which puts my duty to my clients first;
  • I’m required to continually update my skills, training and education by taking the industry’s most rigorous Continuing Education, created especially for home inspectors by top experts, and accredited by nearly 1,000 state and regulatory agencies across North America;
  • I provide a $10,000 Honor Guarantee™;
  • I use the latest in inspection tools, technology and reporting software; and
  • I offer specialized and ancillary services, in addition to standard, full home inspections, so that I can meet your specific inspection needs – just ask!

Home Inspection Services We Will Perform:



Your home is probably the greatest purchase you will ever make. I urge you to protect your investment and protect your family by hiring me. I’m proud to bring my expertise to each inspection I perform, and I will inspect your home as if it were my own.

As a member of the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors, I represent the best-trained and most highly qualified inspectors in the business. InterNACHI is the world’s elite home inspector association because its membership requirements are the toughest in the industry. This, along with my 17+ Years of Home Inspecting Experience and my Extensive Home Building and Renovating Background, makes me a valuable ally in the process of buying a home.

As your home inspector in Mt. Pleasant, SC, my job is to look out for your best interests, inform you of any problems I may find and help you to understand the implications and solutions. Most problems found by home inspectors are minor or cosmetic problems, and easily remedied. The report I give you is detailed, but clear and easy to read, with a summary page and digital photos with arrows to show you any problems that I may find. Your Inspection Report will be electronically sent to you via a password protected source within 24 hours of the completion of your Home Inspection.

Serving the greater Charleston area including James Island, Johns Island, Wadmalaw Island, Folly Beach, Ravenel, Kiawah Island, Seabrook Island, Daniel Island, Isle of Palms, Sullivan's Island, Mount Pleasant, Awendaw, Hanahan, Goose Creek, Moncks Corner and Summerville.

John Boensch, CPI
SC Home Inspector
License # 439

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