Why Pillar To Post

What Pillar To Post Offers You

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Financial freedom

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Flexibility in schedule

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Control of your work/life balance

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Control over your future

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About Pillar To Post Home Inspectors!

The Pillar To Post Home Inspector

The name says it all. As a Pillar To Post Home Inspector, you are the brand. With Pillar To Post training, marketing, and support, you become a proven and trusted advisor in the real estate process. The reputation you build with real estate professionals, home buyers, home sellers and home owners is the foundations of success. Pillar To Post is committed to continuously building the knowledge, skills, tools, and services to position you as the bedrock of the brand.

Brand Relevance

Over 80% of all home sales involve a home inspection, and with more than 6 million home sales recorded in North America in the past year, there continues to be tremendous business growth opportunity for Pillar To Post and our franchise owners.

Why Pillar To Post May Be Your Next Home

A Pillar To Post franchise is an excellent opportunity for qualified individuals seeking to own a business that provides a good income, has low risk, affords a good lifestyle, and has the potential to build real wealth. Pillar To Post offers all of this and more.

  • A thriving industry
  • Scheduling flexibility
  • Recognized as the number one brand in the industry
  • Home-based
  • Low overhead

Brand Expertise

Pillar To Post is North America’s leading and largest home inspection company. For twenty years, Pillar To Post has taken innovation, professionalism and service to new heights in the home inspection industry. Every day, Pillar To Post franchise owners are helping people to buy and live in their home with confidence and peace of mind, and are adding to the reputation of the Pillar To Post brand. Since 1994, Pillar To Post has completed millions of home inspections, building unparalleled expertise in home inspection and in franchise owner success.

Pillar To Post is part of FirstService Brands, a leader in franchised property services.

Brand Difference

Initial Training and Start Up

The Pillar To Post Initial Training and Startup program helps you gain the knowledge, skills, and confidence to do great home inspections and successfully build your business. The innovative Foundations For Success program is focused entirely on your success and provides technical training, business startup and operations, and marketing and sales training. Foundations For Success is unique to Pillar To Post and is delivered through in-class and in-field training, as well as through a personal business coach dedicated to your successful start up and support. After training, you’ll not only be prepared to inspect homes – you’ll be ready to run your business.

Ongoing Support to Successfully Operate and Build Your Business

Your success as a Pillar To Post franchise owner is our number one goal. You are in business for yourself, but not by yourself. You will enjoy industry leading marketing programs to build your customer base, dedicated and personal support to run your business, and innovative, easy to use technology and ongoing training to deliver a brilliant customer experience and evolve your business. Pillar To Post is focused on long lasting, mutually rewarding partnerships with our franchise owners.


  • Industry-leading marketing tools and programs
  • Preferred status with leading real estate companies
  • Structured campaigns to grow your customer base
  • Net Promoter Score and Voice of the Customer measurement and feedback to help you grow and improve your business
  • Digital Marketing – websites and social media


  • Dedicated regional business coach
  • Peer-to-Peer networking and support
  • Added services to grow revenue


  • User friendly, proprietary inspection software
  • In-house technical and computer support
  • Dedicated, proprietary 'EZBook' Customer Care and Booking Center fully integrated into your business

Brand Integrity

Is Pillar To Post a Good Fit for You?

You have much to consider as you seek a new entrepreneurial opportunity for yourself. Over nearly twenty years of experience, we’ve found that many of our highest performing franchise owners have specific personal attributes that help them succeed. These franchise owners are:

    • Willing to be in control of their success
    • Naturally curious and detail oriented
    • Enthusiastic about their work
    • Energetic, with a positive outlook on life
    • Results oriented and enjoy helping people

Brand Pride

"Pillar To Post provided a solid foundation for my business through fundamental building blocks, including an in-depth training program, post-training support, and strong brand name recognition. Going it alone as an independent would never have resulted in the first year success I achieved. My investment in Pillar To Post has resulted in an exceptionally positive return with substantial rewards and a quality of life I frankly had not envisioned."

Scott Frederick

Franchise Owner since 2013

St. Louis, MO

"I decided to become a Pillar To Post Franchise Partner when I was looking to make a career change, and my experience has been great. When I made the decision to expand my business, Pillar To Post was there to support me all the way. We're seen as the experts and the people to go to."

Wayne DeJong

Franchise Owner since 1997

Vancouver, BC

"Part of the reason I chose Pillar To Post is that I felt that they were going to give me the wherewithal to succeed. I do not hesitate in making the statement that they have provided me with every bit of expertise, training, support, and logistical information that I've needed to make my business work."

Chuck Stanton

Franchise Owner since 2006

Houston, TX

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