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Ken Melton

Before you purchase or sell your home or property, please call Ken Melton Home Inspections. We can help protect your investment with a thorough home/property inspection! Call us now to discuss your individual inspection needs. Work Phone: 757-717-6778 Mobile Phone: 757-717-6778

About Ken Melton Home Inspections

We perform thorough inspections at reasonable prices. We can help you get to know the condition of the property you are about to buy or sell, and give you the confidence you need to make an informed decision.

We are located in Virginia Beach and serve all surrounding areas. We look forward to hearing from you!

Member of ASHI #102422, 17 Years Experience in Residential Inspections, Over 7000 Inspections to National Standards, Fully Insured

I am a local, a Virginia Beach Native, and I am well versed in all types of systems and residential construction in our area. I walk 2 story roofs. I always take time to educate potential buyers about the details of their new home.
Your attention to detail is superb!!! Your professionalism is outstanding. your willingness to communicate where I could understand the issues was great. I really like to thank you for your work.
- S.R., March 2015
Ken produced a highly detailed report with multiple pictures in conjunction with the inspection. This report was more thorough than anticipated. In short, I am confident his work is first rate. Thank you, Ken.
- B.S., March 2015
I am a first time buyer and had no idea about the whole home inspection process so prior to the actual inspection I visited Ken's site and really got a thorough understanding of the process. The report he provided us was also very thorough and easily understood. I highly recommend him for your home inspection needs!
- Y.C., March 2015
Great service provided. Excellent value/price. Veteran owned business that takes care of all veterans.
- S.P., March 2015
Ken was very friendly throughout the inspection, teaching us as he went along. He was rather thorough, and we appreciate the time he took to explain the ins and outs of our inspection report. Highly recommend!
- B.S., March 2015
Ken was very friendly and happy to answer all of my several hundred questions. He also was willing to teach me what to look for when inspecting windows and water heaters. TAHNK YOU KEN!!!
- D.L., March 2015
Couldn't have asked for a more experienced inspector. Fairly priced for a great thorough job. I would recommend him to anyone.
- J.C., March 2015
I feel that Mr. Melton did an excellent job He was precise with everything that he did he took the time to explain any and everything that need to be explain. Thank you. Ms. K Williams
- K.W., March 2015
Thank you Ken. It was a pleasure meeting you. Your service is very much appreciated.
- R.C., March 2015
Ken, you were great. Very personable and professional. You went above and beyond to address our concerns. Your report was thorough and easy to interupt
- J.M., February 2015
Thank you for the very professional inspection. Nothing was left to chance and pictures told the complete story. JMO
- J.O., February 2015
Very thorough inspections. I would highly recomend Ken for anybody who is in need of a home inspector. Thanks for everything.
- J.N., February 2015
Ken has done two fantastic inspections for us giving the us the confidence that we are moving into a safe home for our family.
- J.H., February 2015
Ken was very thorough and informative. Buying a home can be scary, but his expertise put our minds at ease.
- C.B., February 2015
Did an extremely thorough job on short notice. Would highly recommend.
- J.P., February 2015
Ken exceeded my expectations in what I was looking for in my home inspections. He was thorough, honest, and unbiased. I would recommend his services to friends and colleagues.
- D.G., February 2015
Excellent service...recommended several items that need corrected/fixed to which the seller agreed.
- L.T., February 2015
The service Ken provided was second to none. Ken's attention to detail proved as a great asset to all parties involved. The combination of quality and ease of communication was great. I am a first time buyer, so Ken thoroughly explained what exactly he was doing at each step in the inspection process. The convenience of his on-site electronic filing made things easy. I had a copy in my inbox before I made it home. I'd recommend Ken to anyone I know looking for a great value. Thanks,
- P.J., January 2015
Ken was very helpful and answered any question I may of had, being a first time home buyer that was very much appreciated.
- R.N., January 2015
Ken was friendly and professional. He took the time and did a thorough inspection on the home I was considering purchasing. He also took the time to explain his findings and recommended "fixes" where appropiate.
- A.J., January 2015
Very thorough. Informative and included photos with a review after he was finished. Extremely thorough.
- D.E., January 2015
Outstanding Home Inspector with a tremendous amount of experience.
- M.H., January 2015
He has wonderful patients for home buyers like myself that is very picky and has lots of questions!! Thank you ken!
- W.R., January 2015
I feel as though Mr. Melton was very thorough! I was happy to receive pictures and suggestions in the report. This is our first home purchase and he has made things a lot smoother!
- S.G., December 2014
Very professional, thorough, and personable. I would definitely recommend his services to another prospective home buyer.
- A.K., December 2014
Ken is the consummate professional! I was very pleased with the service he provided and would highly recommend him to anyone who needs to have a home inspection. He is very knowledgable and courteous. Ken made every explanation easy and gave a thorough review after he completed the work. I will call immediately for any future home inspection needs. He gets a thumbs up from me and a A+ rating.
- A.H., December 2014
Ken was thorough, professional and personable. I was pleased he took plenty of time to explain things to me so I was confident in my understanding of his report. Would absolutely recommend Ken and will request him on any future home inspections.
- R.S., December 2014
My husband and I are preparing to buy our first home and I couldn't feel more comfortable having Mr. Melton looking out for us. He was so detailed and didn't allow anything to get by without notice. Felt completely protected.
- J.P., December 2014
Inspection was done and the issues were explained well. The pictures to go with each issue are a huge help. Thank you.
- A.P., November 2014
Ken, Thank you for the detailed and informative Home Inspection. Being a first time Home Buyer I was set at ease becuase of your knowledge and willingness to answer all my questions reguardless of how trivial they may have seemed.
- S.C., November 2014
It seemed to be a thorough inspection, I can't think of anything that he might have missed, The summary was concise and easy to understand. Overall I am completely satisfied.
- K.M., November 2014
My home inspection was performed while I was away, so my wife met with our real estate agent and Ken Melton at the property. Ken was very friendly and explained all findings and answered all questions satisfactorily. His report was detailed to were there was no problem finding anything that he identified. Overall very pleasant experience. I would use him again if purchases a home in this area.
- J.S., November 2014
You did an excellent job. You were very thorough. I would definitely recommend you.
- S.W., November 2014
We were entirely pleased with every aspect of Ken's work for us. He was clearly extremely competent and knowledgable in all areas and in addition, related to us with a warm and affable manner. We couldn't recommend him more highly and will certainly do so when friends ask us for a reference. A+
- D.G., October 2014
Thank you for doing my home inspection since am a 1st time home owner. I will recommend you to my family and friends cause you inspect the home like you going to move in yourself. Once again thank you
- S.T., October 2014
Very pleased with knowledge of the different aspects needed to inspect a house. Ken is very friendly and willing to answer all my questions. I would use his services again and might have to because I did not purchase the home.
- K.L., October 2014
Ken is the best home inspector I have ever worked with. He was exceptionally thorough and took his time to make sure my wife and I understood everything. While the house we are purchasing is in very good shape, I'm sure if there were issues with it Ken would have identified them. I definitely recommend Ken for your home inspection needs!
- G.G., October 2014
Very courteous, professional, and knowledgeable. Extremely helpful in providing advice and honest evaluation to first time home buyer.
- T.W., September 2014
Ken was very thorough and professional. He check settings and made recommendations. Ken also made minor changes or fixes when applicable. Great work!!
- R.H., September 2014
Mr Melton was very informative and pleasant. I would definitely recommend Mr Melton he was very indepth and detailed.
- T.B., September 2014
Ken was very prompt on arriving and once we gained access to the home he went straight to work, only stopping here or there to explain what he was doing at my request or to be personable while he was testing different appliances. He was very thorough and easy to work with, especially for my first house buying experience.
- J.R., September 2014
Ken, Thanks so much for the quick respond and very professional inspection. I watched how you conducted the inspection on my son's home and was impressed enough to know that you were the man for the job when I bought my house. Thanks again for the inspection and the peace of mind from your advice. Ken Harper
- K.H., September 2014
Ken was very thorough and extremely professional. His inspection and recommendation put our minds at ease for our purchase.
- T.O., August 2014
Thank you, Ken, for your very detailed inspection. Your knowledge and comments helped us a great deal to get to know our new house! Marta M.
- M.M., August 2014
Thank you very much for your home inspection! It was very helpful to us as we are wrapping up purchase of our new home. Very professional, very knowledgeable, very insightful, very thorough!
- J.M., August 2014
Great working with you Ken, straight forward and to the point and level of knowledge left me feeling comfortable to invest into our first home. Thank you.
- C.S., August 2014
Very thorough and extremely knowledgeable. Mr Melton was prompt and friendly.
- M.W., August 2014
Inspection was very thorough and we were impressed with the detailed report.
- C.H., July 2014
Polite and Professional. Would recommend to anyone.
- J.F., July 2014
Very personable and explained what had to be done.
- C.H., July 2014
I really appreciate the attention to detail. I have not purchased a home in 20 years and a lot has changed in that time. The patience Ken showed in walking me through the specifics of the inspection was invaluable. I had many questions about items and systems that I was unfamiliar with and Ken explained them fully and understandably and was able to relate technical issues on a level I could easily understand. His suggestions were exact and grounded and he even helped us decide which issues would need to be addressed immediately and which could wait. All in all, a really good, comfortable and valuable experience. I would recommend Ken to anyone needing these services.
- P.L., July 2014
Very professional and thorough --- I would highly recommend Mr. Melton to anyone --- if someone wants a personal reference you can give them my phone number ---thanks again for a great job! v/r walt
- W.S., July 2014
Ken delivered the home inspection exceptionally. He was on time, courteous, thorough and uncovered items that others may not have thought to check. His reports were timely and well documented. I would recommend Ken to anyone.
- J.M., June 2014
You were very thorough and professional. I'm glad there are good people like you willing to take the time to make sure a future homebuyer doesn't get screwed. Thanks for everything!
- C.D., June 2014
Ken was very thorough and knowable. I would recommend and use his services again KW. 2014
- K.W., June 2014
Highly recommend Ken. He does a great job. Very thorough. Friendly
- C.H., June 2014
Mr. Ken Melton is the best and the highest quality home inspector in Virginia Beach, VA. I will recommend him without any reservation to all my friends and families in VA.
- A.T., June 2014
Ken has done an excellent job and my clients is terrific
- L.M., June 2014
Great inspector. Very professional.
- F.D., May 2014
Ken was thorough and efficient. He explained our inspection and gave us his honest opinions about what to prioritize when deciding what should be fixed, changed, etc. Definitely recommend.
- E.H., May 2014
Ken did a great inspection for my family and I. He was very thorough, easy to work with, and articulate in his explanation of his report.
- B.M., May 2014
Very professional, through, helpful, and made it easy to understand what needed to be addressed.
- G.M., May 2014
Ken, I very much appreciate your attention to deatil during the inspection. There is no doubt you have been doing this type of work for a long time and have the eye required to identified things that most people will fail to see. thanks again. Luis
- L.R., May 2014
I appreciated the detailed and professional report. The comments and pictures made it very easy to see what was wrong. I felt like you cared about my home. It's nice to see that level of professionalism. I will definitely recommend you to other people. Thanks for everything.
- C.J., May 2014
Thank you so much. You were very thorough and made sure I understood what was going on.
- G.T., May 2014
Timely, accurate, and totally professional! That is why I call on Ken when I need an inspector!
- C.A., April 2014
Extremely professional along side with down to earth charm. All of our answers were answered with a smile. He gets the job done! Thank's for going the extra mile and giving us that WOW experience. We will definitely be recommending Mr. Melton for anyone in need.
- K.B., April 2014
He was pretty thorough and honest about everything in house and was very knowledge about different aspects to consider later on while living in the house like upkeep of the exterior and interior.
- A.A., April 2014
Ken did an amazing job. He was very thorough and explained in detail the issues with my home, the imoportance and urgency of the repairs needed. I would highly reccomend him and would refer him to others.
- M.A., April 2014
Great service, excellent for first time home buyers. Thank you ken
- O.B., April 2014
Ken Melton was a joy to work with. From our call to the office to schedule the inspection to the thorough inspection given, we were highly impressed! He gave an on site, digital Assessment of his findings. Thankful for this great experience!
- S.D., April 2014
Very thorough and personable.
- J.D., April 2014
Ken was a pleasure in this whole process! He was honest, personable, and thorough! I will highly recommend him to anyone buying a home!
- D.F., March 2014
Ken was was very helpful and the inspection of my New house. He gave me a lot of pointers and very vital information that I needed to know for the future which is very helpful for first time buyer's! ! he was very proactive and what he does and I like to see that he's not cutting corners trying to take peoples money which is good! so yes I rate can at a plus 10 and I would also recommend him to my other friends and family I trust is work as Word!! Thanks Again!!!! P.S. my only suggestion is keep up the good work thanks a lot.
- L.N., March 2014
Great inspection very thorough was a great help with the purchase of our home
- D.V., March 2014
Ken was professional, knowledgeable, thorough and efficient.
- M.S., March 2014
Great job. Thanks for the info. The seller is doing her due diligence in getting the work done. That you found
- L.H., March 2014
Ken was professional and helpful. He answered all of our concerns .
- M.G., February 2014
3 hours of looking at the home resulted in fair findings and a complete, high confidence report useful to both seller and buyer. I would recommend Ken to anyone with n concern.
- J.F., February 2014
very knowledgeable and helpful would highly recommend!
- L.M., February 2014
Worked very efficiently and did a terrific job. The summary of findings and repairs was very helpful.
- E.G., February 2014
Very thorough and professional.
- L.D., February 2014
Very accommodating. Extremely knowledgeable. I am very thankful for the referral and happy to be a reference for future business needs.
- A.R., February 2014
This was my first time using Ken Melton for the home inspection and I was thoroughly impressed! His attention to detail, technical expertise, and his patience with regards to answering numerous questions for my first-time home buyers is what stood out to me. I will use Ken again and I highly recommend him to others!
- C.A., February 2014
Very thorough and knowledgeable. Didn't waste any time. He did a great job and i would definately recommend him to future clients.
- C.A., January 2014
Highly professional. Terrific method of delivering the report with photos. I could not be there for the inpsection with my wife, but I felt like I had been therre after viewing the report.
- J.B., January 2014
ken was great. he is very professional and does an ewxpert inspection but he is also funny and personable. he worked around our schedule and was a great help.
- K.K., October 2013
Thank you for doing another wonderful home inspection! You are always prompt and thorough!
- A.M., September 2013
Ken Melton did a thorough job in inspecting my home. He was honest in telling me trouble areas and what maybe a concern in the future of owning this home.
- L.R., July 2013
Thank you for your inspection service. The report was easy to read and comprehensive.
- M.M., June 2013
Mr. Melton was punctual and professional. He explained everything in easy to understand terms and was very patient. He took his time and was very thorough. I appreciated the knowledge he had and was willing to share. I attribute this to his many years of experience and yet not so many that he was complacent. He did an excellent job and I recommend him highly.
- F.B., June 2013
Ken is very professional and detail oriented. I would certainly recommend him.
- K.C., June 2013
your work is so thorough. you also did very well in showing me and pin pointing the problems in your pictures. i feel very comfortable now in buying this home knowing that you pay very close attention to details even if it is a minor repair. thank you george collins
- G.C., May 2013
Ken was very curtious and walked me through what he was looking for and why. He was able to answer all the questions that my wife and I had without hesitation.
- N.S., May 2013
Thank you for the inspection. You were very professional, thorough, and you paid close attention to details. I would recommend you to anyone needing your services.
- A.S., May 2013
Ken is always very thorough and looks at everything! Always willing to explain the outcome of the inspections to me and to my clients in a language everyone understands. Gives it to you straight without the "fluff" and does not waste your time. Gets right to it when he arrives and continues until he is complete. THANKS Ken! Terry Smith Realtor
- T.S., Chesapeake VA, March 2013
Fantastic, Friendly, Knowledgeable and Personable. Ken was able to explain clearly everything he saw and recommended and left me with no questions.
- W.T., February 2013
Ken did a very good job with the inspection. I have used him twice and will continue to use and recommend him
- J.N., October 2012
Thank you so much for your assistance with my home inspection Ken. I beleive you and your assitant (Will) were very polite and thorough. Thank you again. Linda Adams
- L.A., September 2012
Great inspector
- N.S., Virginia Beach VA, August 2012

Ken Melton Home Inspections

Workphone: 757-717-6778
Mobile: 757-717-6778

Virginia Beach, VA 23451