You get preappoved for your mortgage to find a home that fits your budget, right? Take some time and research home inspectors before you shop for a home. If you choose a home first, the clock starts ticking and you may feel pressured to just pick any inspector. Ask friends, family and real estate professionals for recommendations. We recommend starting your search by looking up a list of certified local home inspectors at the InterNACHI (InterNational Association of Home Inspectors) website, www.inspectorseek.com.