Scott Stewart Your local Pillar To Post Home Inspector

Scott Stewart provides professional home inspection services for:

State of Vermont including Bennington, Rutland, Windham, and Windsor Counties, Arlington, Bennington, Brattleboro, Chester, Dorset, Killington, Landgrove, Londonderry, Ludlow, Okemo, Manchester, Mount Snow, Peru, Shaftsbury, Stratton, Sunderland, Wardsboro, Wells, Weston, Wilmington, Windham, and Winhall.

The Pillar To Post Home Inspection in Vermont – Our Company

Buying or selling a home is one of the most significant financial decisions most people will ever make.  We have been helping buyers and sellers in Southern Vermont since 2014 with hundreds of professional inspections each year. The comments from our clients show that we’ve been consistently exceeding their expectations.  Please go to “Customer Reviews” below on the right and find out what our clients are saying.

We’re a very busy home inspection company. Currently we work with about 150+ real estate agents in Vermont who give out our contact information to their clients because they know our work and they know they can rely on us to consistently provide objective and comprehensive inspections.

We understand and work hard to provide what our clients are looking for: professionalism, exceptional customer service, honesty, trustworthiness, knowledge and a fair price.

The Pillar To Post Advantage

All of our inspections are conducted according to the Standards of Practice by The American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI). ASHI’s examinations are the most rigorous technical examinations in effect today. Scott has reached ASHI’s highest level of certification, the ASHI CERTIFIED INSPECTOR, eligible to use their GOLD LOGO. ASHI Certified  

Our inspector, Scott Stewart, is fully insured, licensed, professional, exceptionally well trained and fully certified by several accredited and well-respected organizations in the Home Inspection Industry. He also knows the differences between normal wear and tear and actual defects.

At Pillar To Post we truly care about you, we LOVE our work and pride ourselves in providing:

  • Thorough, unbiased and comprehensive evaluations or a home’s condition
  • Inspections of all types of homes, including Single Family Homes, Luxury Country Estates, Condominiums, Ski Lodges, Townhomes and Condos, Older Homes, Historic Residences, Log Homes and more
  • Easy scheduling, via phone, e-mail, online or texting 24 hours/ day
  • Free inspections of garages, sheds and most barns
  • An invitation to the home buyers to accompany us along on our inspections
  • Easy to understand and read computerized reports with color photos shortly after the conclusion of the inspection
  • An inspection with approximately 1000 check points that encompasses all the things a buyer or seller might be concerned with
  • Easy-to-read completed inspection reports with color photos, a cost estimate guide (great tool for estimating repairs now or in the future), seasonal maintenance checklists, and a professional binder
  • The information you will need for any repairs and maintenance your new home may require.
    • The ability for our clients to custom build their inspection package and any added services
    • State-of-the-art equipment and regularly calibrated Continuous Radon Monitors, Mold Testing devices, Infrared Cameras and more
    • Peace of mind for home buyers and sellers
  • Saturday and Sunday appointments
  • We will take the time to answer your questions before, during and after the inspection is completed



Custom Build Your Inspection

  • Choose the inspection package that’s best for you! We offer Plus, Premium and Prestige Inspection Packages designed to help you get the most out of your inspection. Our packages begin at $395.


  • We realize that each home is different and offer you a variety of additional services, including:
    • Radon Testing
    • Comprehensive Water Quality Testing (including individual tests, such as Uranium, Gross Alpha, PFOA, Radon in water and many more)
    • Mold Screen Inspections with Air Samples and Swabs,
    • Allergen Testing
    • Wood Destroying Organisms Testing
    • Infrared Technology
    • Pre-Purchase Inspections for Buyers
    • Pre-Listing Inspections for Sellers
    • Re-Inspections
    • Yearly Maintenance Inspections
    • If there’s a service you don’t see listed here please ask us


Our home evaluation consists of all major items inside and outside the home and is conducted according to the Standards of Practice by The American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI), including

  • Structure and Foundation
  • Electrical Systems
  • Plumbing Systems
  • Roofs (including slate roofs)
  • Attics, Insulation, Ventilation
  • Basements and Crawl Spaces
  • Gutters and Drainage
  • Walls, Floors and Ceilings
  • Porches and Decks
  • Property and Site
  • Furnaces in Heating Season
  • Air Conditioning in Cooling Season
  • Plumbing Fixtures in Kitchens and Baths
  • Water Heaters
  • Lights and Receptacles
  • Windows and Doors
  • Built-in Appliances (washing machines, dishwashers, stoves, etc.)
  • And much more


  • Certified Pillar To Post Home Inspectors
  • Certified Inspectors by the American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI)
  • Members of International Association of Home Inspectors (INTERNACHI)
  • Members of the South Central Vermont Board of Realtors (SCVBR)
  • Members of the Southern Vermont Board of Realtors (SVBR)
  • Pillar To Post has been ranked #1 in the category of home inspections by Entrepreneur Magazine in its Annual Franchise 500 issue for five years in a row

What Our Customers Think of Us

We consistently get the highest ratings on the services we provide. Our home buyers and home sellers praise us for our professionalism, integrity, thoroughness and friendly helpfulness. They like the detailed reports with color photos which help them to understand the noteworthy findings of the inspection. They also appreciate the time we spend answering their questions before and after the inspection, inviting them to accompany Scott on the inspection, the easy-to-read inspection reports with color photos right next to the text (versus in the end of a report or in a separate e-mail) and all the little extras we provide.

The Realtors also tell us over and over that they appreciate our unbiased professionalism which gives their clients peace of mind, that we don’t cause unnecessary alarm when we explain our findings to the clients and they always value the quick turn-around of our inspection reports.

“Friendly, knowledgeable, went the extra mile to explain things to me on my level! Highly recommend Scott!”

Scott is wonderful to work with. Prompt to the appointment, extremely thorough in inspection, gave me practical and solid ideas on dealing with issues he found. We plan to use Scott in the future for our inspections!”

“From our first phone call to the inspection and the follow-up, Scott was professional, nice, friendly and thorough. An enjoyable experience!”

“The Prestige inspection package was perfect for us since it included mold testing, appliance recall notifications, Infrared Scans of the electrical panels and areas where there might be moisture in walls and ceilings.”

“Did a really great job identifying the major issues with the 150 yr. old home I’m going to buy. Would definitely recommend him!”

“Scott did an excellent job summarizing the issues with the condo we are purchasing. Daniela went above and beyond to take additional photos of the furnishings and overall condition of our new place.”

 “We received the inspection report via email the very next morning after the inspection. It was very thorough, with pictures and easy to read findings. When we called with a question after the inspection, Scott answered our question and put our mind at ease. He knows his job and does it well. Very professional and reasonably priced.” (from one of our many Out-Of-State buyers)

 “Excellent customer service and thorough home inspection! Scott is a delight to work with!”

Customer Reviews

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