Home Inspector Ben Girard

Ben Girard – Licensed Home Inspector

NACHI #19022007

Ben Girard is a Navy Veteran, the owner, and sole inspector of Brightview Home Inspections. His experience began at the age of 5 when he began working on houses with his grandpa, also a Navy veteran. After serving his country, Ben began a carpenter’s apprenticeship and worked for fifteen years as a journeyman carpenter; working in both residential and commercial construction.

In that time, he developed the knowledge and skills to know everything that goes into quality construction. Following his third back surgery, Ben decided to stop building and start inspecting. He earned his Home Inspection Certification and founded Brightview Home Inspections. He has used his experience and work ethic to personally complete over 500 home inspections.

Internachi Certified Professional Home Inspector


Ben Girard is an InterNACHI Certified Professional Inspector. His professional certification along with his years of experience as a journeyman carpenter makes him well qualified to assist homebuyers throughout the home inspection process.

Personal Goals

With years of experience in home construction and inspection Ben is wholly aware of the stress that homebuyers endure while searching for a suitable Home. The satisfaction in his job comes from helping his clients through that trying time and providing them with his in-depth knowledge. He hopes to calm them and help them make the best and most informed decision possible.

With his construction background, home inspection knowledge, and diligent work- ethic you can be assured of his abilities as an Inspector that provides you with the highest levels of care and capability. Delivering a stress-free and unbiased work atmosphere is a top priority and Ben wants his clients to feel at ease and well-informed while working with him.

Home Life and Hobbies

As a father of two Ben stays busy. He enjoys spending time with his family and gardening when the weather allows. During the winter months, he spend his time remodeling homes and indulging in his love of carpentry.

Home Inspector Ben Girard
Brightview Home Inspections

Area of Operation

We operate in Saint Joseph, MO, and all surrounding areas. Give us a call at any time to schedule an appointment today!

Inspections starting at $325

Discounts and Special Offers

We offer discounts for veterans, first responders, repeat clients, and  for due diligence if the first home doesn't work out for you. Contact us today to find out more!