About Your Inspection Company

We started A House on a Rock Home Inspections with the goal of providing thorough, and quality inspections for home buyers in Richmond, and through out Central Virginia. When it became clear that we were meeting that goal, and empowering buyers to make informed decisions, we started moving towards keeping families safe after the inspection, and fostering ongoing relationships with our clients. We are well regarded by our customers as thorough, professional, and knowledgeable about the important components in your home.  You can read our reviews here.

By using us to perform your inspection you can rest assured that you will receive:

1. A thorough inspection adhering to the strictest home inspection standards written by the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors.

2. A detailed report using the most advanced reporting software, with photos, recommendations, and illustrations to help you understand your home.

3. An appliance recall investigation to determine if any appliances in the home are recalled, and information on how to get them repaired for free.

4. A 90-day warranty should any covered components or systems fail shortly after you move in.

5. Enrollment in the SewerGard protection plan to help cover the cost of breakages, collapses, or leaks in your main sewer line, or water line.

6. A home owners manual to help you understand, operate, and maintain the biggest investment in your life.

7.Peace of mind….guaranteed.


Richmond Home Inspector

Juan and Jaciana Jimenez

Our Philosophy

“A House on a Rock Home Inspections is dedicated to developing life- long relationships with those that we have the pleasure to serve. Our relationships start from the first contact and are fostered by a quality, well-balanced and thorough inspection, ongoing guidance on home maintenance and 24/7 technical assistance. We are devoted to being a valued component in the transition that makes a house into a home.”

Our Inspections

Our inspections follow the most strict standards of practice in the industry, written by the InterNational Association for Certified Home Inspectors-the largest home inspector certifying organization in the world. You can see what our inspection includes here and view our detailed sample home inspection report here. In addition to following these standards, we are confident that we climb higher, crawl farther, and care more than other Richmond home inspectors. We want to make sure we find the information you need, to empower you to make informed real estate decisions.


We care

We are a veteran owned and family operated business, and we care about your family. In addition to the most thorough inspections, we will check, and monitor your homes appliances for safety recalls-for life. Our inspections include a 90-day warranty-deductible free. And, we are so confident that you will be satisfied with your service that we guarantee it-200%. See more about how we protect you here.

Our Founder

Juan Jimenez is a United States Marine Corps Veteran. He worked on the presidential fleet of helicopters for President Bush and President Obama. Within two years, he was part of the Quality Assurance department and could have the final say on whether or not a helicopter was safe for the President to fly on. When he got out of the Marine Corps, he took that attention to detail, a pride in a job well done, and his passion for homes into the Home Inspection field. He became an AHIT certified home inspector in Richmond VA; an IAC2 certified Radon Technician in Richmond VA; and a proud and certified member of the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors-the largest and most recognized home inspector association in the world. He is the Vice President of the InterNACHI Central Virginia chapter, has been dedicated to empowering buyers, sellers, and families, in Richmond and all over Central VA, with the ability to make informed decisions.


Many home buyers mistakenly price shop when looking for the right inspector. We encourage you to call us to find out why we are the right Home Inspection company for you. Inspection fees start at $299.00 and go up from there. As a veteran owned home inspection company, we are happy to offer a 10% military discount on all home inspection services.