Rick Nipper

About Rick Nipper:

Rick Nipper is a Licensed Home Inspector, a Licensed General Contractor and Building Science Expert.  He is President of Nipper Home Inspection Services, Inc. and Nipper Home Solutions. Rick is a native of Raleigh, NC and a graduate of East Carolina University.

He takes his professional education and credentials seriously. Please see the list of his licenses and certifications below.

  •      NC Licensed Home Inspector
  •      NC Licensed General Contractor
  •      BPI Certified Building Analyst
  •      BPI Certified Building Envelope Specialist
  •      NC Licensed Home Inspector Association, Member
  •      NRPP Certified Residential Radon Measurement Provider
  •      NRPP Certified Residential Radon Mitigation Provider
  •      NRPP Trained in the Inspection of Radon Mitigation System
  •      American Association of Radon Scientists and Technologists, Member

Rick has a keen eye and is an expert in problem-solving all things “houses.” Rick provides confidence and peace of mind to home buyers, home sellers and investors during real estate transactions. For homeowners already in their dream home, he assists them with maintenance priority lists. Rick also provides consultations to solve problems with houses and does not just address the symptoms of the problem.

As a home inspector and building science expert, Rick espouses the whole house systems concept.  He evaluates each house as a dynamic working system.

Whether your home is involved in a real estate transaction or whether you are in your dream home, Rick provides you the information you need to make informed decisions. You will feel comfortable about your investment. You will feel confident about the environment where you and your family spend much of your time.

A North Carolinian through and through, Rick was born and raised in Raleigh, NC until age 7. After living in Asheville, Greensboro, Greenville and Lillington, NC, he returned to Raleigh, NC as a young adult. Raleigh and the Triangle are truly his home.