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CODE 3 Property Inspections, PLLC

Workphone: 512.710.6425

Kyle, TX 78640


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Chris DeBord

CODE 3 Property Inspections in Kyle, Texas provides a detailed account of the condition of your property. Our home inspection is an analysis of potential fire hazards, home safety, and health risks to you and your family. The inspection will provide you with a solid foundation of knowledge about your new home and an understanding of its components and systems, as well as home maintenance tips and information to help protect your investment. Feel confident about your home purchase. Schedule a meeting with our Licensed Professional Inspector to help you! To receive more information, get questions answered, or see a sample report; please visit our website at


TREC Licensed Professional Inspector #21042 InterNACHI Home Inspector TREC ICE Instructor TREC MCE Instructor


CODE 3 is a Veteran Family Owned and Operated business. Chris has over 15 years experience in inspections with his local Fire Department, plus years of inspections with CODE 3 Property Inspections, PLLC.

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Chris was very thorough in his inspection of the new build I am purchasing and explained all of his findings very well to me. I would recommend him to others and would use Code 3 Property Inspections again.
- J.C., October 2020
I would highly recommend Chris! He was waiting for us and ready to go! Chris was personable, happy to explain anything for us, and very helpful in general for a couple that had no knowledge about house building. We are so thankful to him and all his knowledge and willingness to share and help us. Thanks. Tami Christmas
- T.C., October 2020
Chris did a fantastic job. The inspection was done thoroughly and we highly recommend him!
- C.M., October 2020
Code 3 Property Inspections did a very thorough job of inspecting our home. I will use them again in the future as needed.
- J.B., kyle, TX, October 2020
Chris has good attention to detail. Pointed out the very important issues as well made good suggestions for us to take a look at a later time. Very friendly.
- M.A., September 2020
Chris & Amanda have been great to work with, I definitely plan to use them again in the future!
- K.M., September 2020
Chris is excellent. Extremely detailed, thorough and precise with his work. This inspection was a big one - 3 structures, a pool, 2 wells, sprinkler system.....Chris walked us through everything in person at the property, pointing out concerns and helping us understand the severity and the seriousness. He’s also a very personable guy. I would not hesitate to use him again and to recommend him to others.
- G.B., September 2020
Good Morning! From my initial phone call with Amanda to the actual in home inspection with Chris, to the report received, I have been impressed with the quality and service delivered to me and my partner. The attention to detail and follow up were very appreciated. I couldn't be more happy and will definitely refer Code 3 Inspections to other home buyers!! Thank you! Monica Chappell
- M.C., August 2020
Chris was very detailed in the performance and reporting of the inspection that he did on a house that we are in the process of buying. Using the information that he provided in the report and suggestions provided, we are able to request repairs before purchasing the home. I would highly recommend using his services to anyone looking for an inspection of their property.
- P.O., August 2020
It was very refreshing to meet Chris. His knowledge and expertise is excellent. Not only has he worked as a fireman, he also has building engineering experience as well as experience serving as a city building inspector. Add all this and he is also a veteran? Aces in my book! Steve Siegwalt Realtor Realty Austin.
- S.S., August 2020
Fantastic experience, Chris was very thorough and explained various conditions to insure we understood the implications of what the issue would, could or might be. On time, Quick and thorough!
- P.F., August 2020
Chris was extremely helpful in explaining what I should do to protect and maintain my new home. Super knowledgeable, will recommend to anyone that needs an inspection. Thank you very much for you service.
- S.Y., July 2020
Chris was awesome! His attention to detail and super thorough inspection was very comforting when we were purchasing the house. Very easy to talk to and the company treated us very well. Highly recommend them
- S.S., July 2020
Chris was incredibly knowledgable and friendly. He was thorough in his explanations and walkthrough and made it very easy to ask questions.
- M.S., July 2020
This is an exceptional inspection team. They showed us things around the house in an honest way that explained items without scaring us. They are quick to respond, quick to schedule and quick to get that report to you, allowing you time to digest before moving forward with your home buying decision.
- K.C., July 2020
Chris has done numerous inspections (apx 60) for myself and my clients and we all love him and his attention to detail and his ability to connect with people. A must use if you are having any real estate inspected.
- D.K., San Antonio TX, July 2020
I without a doubt recommend Chris, he elaborated in great detail of what my future home needs. Very Professional and Knowledgeable, 100 Percent recommendation for peace and mind.
- R.H., July 2020
This company is the BEST for inspections! Chris came out when I was in a crunch and needed my home inspected for foster care. He was super knowledgeable and so kind! He even talked with me about other things I could do to make my home even safer! Things I had no idea about, even with all my training in foster care. I will ALWAYS recommend Chris every-time!
- S.B., June 2020
Chris was very thorough with his inspection. He did a good job of explaining the level of effort of the remediation work associated with each of his findings. He also helped me prioritize his findings. Chris's report was thorough and easy to under stand with plenty of images. I'd use Chris again and recommend him to anybody.
- D.P., June 2020
Was very prompt and knowledgeable and friendly. Was able to make the inspection seem easy and made us feel better about any worries we had.
- D.L., June 2020
Chris and his son conducted a thorough inspection, and are consummate professionals! We truly appreciated their taking the time to walk through the house methodically, explaining any deficiencies, providing future mitigation strategies, and being patient as we asked many questions. Great job! Code 3 will be on the top of our recommendation list! Thank you! The McKenzie Family
- A.M., June 2020
Chris was very friendly and explained everything thoroughly. He made sure to walk me through the process. I highly recommend his services!
- N.K., May 2020
Chris Debord is one of the most professional and detailed home inspectors that I have ever met. My wife and I have lived in over 20 homes and have gone through the purchase process for four homes over our 48 years together. We learned much about home safety, quality, and repair while talking with Chris during the inspection of the home we were interested in purchasing. During the inspection review, Chris was very patient in answering our many questions. He never rushed us nor gave the impression that he had better things to do than review the results with us. We left the house feeling we were very knowledgable about the condition of the property. From the initial scheduling call with Amanda to the moment we left Chris at the house, we were treated with the utmost courtesy and respect as one could expect.
- J.H., May 2020
Professional. Thorough. Honest. Courteous. Recommended 110%.
- H.S., May 2020
Chris did a wonderful job performing the inspection of my prospective new home! He was very patient and accommodating, as he let me tag along and learn from what he was doing. He explained everything very thoroughly and answered all of my questions in a concise, knowledgeable, and professional manner. I will definitely hire him to perform future home inspections for me, and will not hesitate to recommend him to friends and family. Thanks Chris, much appreciated! Semper Fi, Don
- D.P., May 2020
It was a pleasure working with you. Thank you for your help.
- G.B., May 2020
Chris was very knowledgeable about everything.
- C.H., May 2020
Chris is detail-oriented and meticulous which is exactly what you want from your home inspector. I'm very please with his report and service. Great company.. I couldn't ask for more! -Ivan
- I.D., April 2020
Chris was absolutely fantastic. He took the time to show us each and every concern he found. He also went above and beyond in addressing our concerns as well. Very personable and knowledgeable. Will definitely be using him again.
- P.T., April 2020
Chris is a wonderful instructor; explaining the Who/what/where to us; plumbing and electricity and every detail of each. Plus giving us hints on use of window blinds, gutters, etc.
- S.W., April 2020
Chris provided a detailed and helpful report in an extremely timely manner.
- J.C., March 2020
Well done!
- E.P., March 2020
Absolutely will recommend Chris to anyone looking for an inspection. He was very professional, thorough and willing to provide his expertise in answering any questions my wife and I had.
- F.A., March 2020
Professional all the way! Thank you!
- A.H., March 2020
Extremely thorough Inspector, easily understandable documentation for all issues found, and very prompt our inspection was 2:00pm we had the report by 9:30 that night. This was the second time Chris has inspected a home for us, both were superb.
- C.W., March 2020
Chris answered all of my questions and provided information I will use as a new homeowner. He was thorough and very easy to work with. His experience and knowledge put him at the highest rating. I highly recommend Chris for home inspection.
- J.S., March 2020
The report was thorough, quickly done, and very informative. All interactions have been friendly and helped to ease my nerves as a first time home buyer.
- C.B., February 2020
Chris was so kind and informative and patient! He explained every item and in detail and answered every question. YES we would definitely recommend him or use his services again! Thanks Chris! JC and OC
- J.C., February 2020
Chris was extremely thorough and communicated the inspection results in a personal manner using layman terms that helped make sure I understood the inspection results and necessary actions. Chris is clearly passionate about his work and making sure his clients receive excellent information and service. Kudos Chris!
- K.B., January 2020
Thank you for taking the time to talk to us about several of our concerns. You were patient and thorough in your explanations. You took your time going through the inspection process of our home. The report was professional and easy to understand. We would highly recommend your services. Thank you!
- C.P., January 2020
Chris was very thorough in the inspection, and very knowledgable about the build. I plan to have him do another inspection before closing (as this one was pre-drywall), and would be happy to recommend him to anyone I know that needs an inspection.
- K.B., January 2020
Was a very nice person. Helped us see the important vs the can fix later items. Would recommend him to others.
- S.J., January 2020
Chris was incredible. He was very knowledgeable on older houses and their construction and taught me so much. He was very thorough and spent a long time going over the entire house, attic, and under the foundation. He took pictures of everything and talked me through all that he found and then compiled a very detailed report. He's also just a nice and friendly person. I will definitely use him again!
- A.V., December 2019
Chris was very personable, thorough, and took the time to explain the results of the survey. He also provided recommendations for future maintenance for the house. I thought he did a great job.
- J.W., November 2019
Chris is Awesome! Always there when we need him. Very thorough and knowledgeable. Great with the buyers. I will always use him and recommend him to anyone.
- R.B., November 2019
Extremely thorough with home inspection. After inspection Chris was able to explain his findings in a way that was easily understandable. Will definitely use again as well as recommend.
- T.S., October 2019
Very attentive to detail and willing to discuss home issues. Very personable/great communicator.
- R.W., October 2019
Chris was very friendly and personable. He explained all of the deficiencies that he found thoroughly and suggested remedies for those issues. We would definitely recommend Chris to anyone needing a home inspection done.
- L.T., AUSTIN TX, October 2019
Thanks for all the information about my home, warts and all. You were very thorough: what a lot of stuff I'd never even have thought of. And thanks for your patience with all my questions. You're certainly at the top of my list of home inspectors to recommend.
- S.H., Austin TX, October 2019
Thanks so much Chris. You were professional, thorough, and friendly!
- K.G., September 2019
Excellent and thorough knowledge Pearson for Home inspection. We are Very Happy with his inspection.
- V.Y., September 2019
Chris is a fantastic inspector. He takes the time to explain what he finds and lets people know if it is something that is really concerning or not. His customer service skills are phenomenal!!!! A must use, if you have any inspection needs!!!
- D.K., September 2019
I thought that Chris did a great and thorough job! Would definitely recommend
- D.W., September 2019
Chris did a very good job inspecting my home and providing a very detailed, thorough report. I would highly recommend Chris in his company for housing inspections.
- D.R., September 2019
We are incredibly happy we chose Chris and Code 3 to inspect our house before we bought it!! When calling to make the appointment, Amanda was very personable and explained everything we should expect when Chris came out. She covered all of the different types of inspections they offer but wasn't pushy at all. Code 3 was able to schedule us early in our option period giving us plenty of time to go over the report with our realtor. Chris walked us through the inspection and explained everything that he found along with why it would be on the report. He is incredibly thorough and made us feel very confident in the largest purchases we will ever make.
- M.B., September 2019
Thanks for being so thorough and personable. Made the process easy!
- A.S., August 2019
Obviously, knowledgable and thorough.
- T.L., Austin TX, August 2019
Answered all my questions, gave valuable advice. Would recommend him to anyone interested in purchasing a home
- M.D., August 2019
Chris was amazing! He was super thorough and patient during all of our questions. Amanda has been fast to respond every time we call and happy to answer any random questions that arise. We would definitely recommend Code3 Property Inspections!!
- M.T., August 2019
We were under a time constraint and they were able to accommodate us quickly and efficiently. Chris promised the report same day and did exactly that. He gave us ideas on how to resolve the issues that surfaced and what to look for in the future. Excellent service, delivered on time... Highly recommend and I would definitely use them again. Thanks!
- K.O., July 2019
Chris, it was a pleasure meeting you!! Thanks so much for your help in getting our new condo inspected so quickly and educating me on a couple of things I truly did now know!! Truly a consummate professional!! Karen Tyler
- K.T., July 2019
Chris was extremely thorough and detailed in his home inspection. This is definitely the level of service you want when buying a home. He took the time to explain how the thermal imaging works to make it was something I really wanted before I paid the extra cost. He also showed me where certain items were on the property such as water shutoff and AC filters which saves me the time of searching on my own after I'm in the property. Also really like his on-line system where I can create a report for specific contractors or the seller's agent focusing on the particular issues of concern and the remediation requested (repair, replace, $ value offset).
- S.L., July 2019
Thanks for the great walk through and for being so patient with my poorly timed meetings! Really appreciate your handling it so well. See you at my next inspection!
- T.S., Austin TX, July 2019
Chris was fantastic. Not only did he do an excellent job with the inspection and the walkthrough, but he took extra time to explain aspects of the property and homeownership in general since we were first-time home buyers. We had a number people of on-site that day to inspect various parts of the house, often requesting our attention while Chris was walking us through his report. Chris graciously waiting for us each time, never growing impatient and happily picking up where he left off. We probably kept Chris longer than we should have, yet he was always a pleasure and kept the mood light. Thanks, Chris!
- J.H., July 2019
Very knowledgeable, and inspected the home in and out, great info given as I am a first time home owner and had no idea what to look for and expect
- A.S., July 2019
Very Friendly and was very helpful. Communicated well to let us know everything and keep us informed throughout the process!
- J.H., July 2019
Chris was fantastic. We met after the inspection had been completed to walkthrough the findings onsite. I would highly recommend him. Thanks Chris!
- D.A., July 2019
Chris very good at explaining all the issues he discovered with the house and whether each issue was minor or something serious.
- C.R., June 2019
Friendly, professional, and explained everything in a way that I could understand! Would highly recommend!!
- G.H., June 2019
Chris did an amazing job. I would highly recommend him to inspect your home. He does a very thorough job.
- G.J., June 2019
Chris has been very trustworthy, professional, and thorough. I appricitate his help and would recommend him to my friends and family
- P.H., June 2019
Excellent customer service. Very thorough inspection even on a new build found things that I would not have noticed and I thank you for that. Also I appreciate the ability to call you at any time to discuss any of the issues. I highly recommend you and will use you in the future. Thank you, Chris.
- C.W., June 2019
Chris and Amanda are great. They are super friendly and knowledgeable in the matter and beyond. 100% recommended.
- J.C., June 2019
Chris went over the findings of the house made sure that all questions we had were answered. We are VA and theres a very red tape issues that have to be fixed to pass the VA Process and Chris helped us with the resources we needed to get these issues taken care of... AWESOME INSPECTOR ..... Thanks, Chris for making this process so easy. THANKS AGAIN, Jeff & Nikki Lawrence
- S.L., May 2019
Chris and Amanda are the dream team when it comes to home inspection. Chris is incredibly knowledgeable and made me feel confident that I knew the house inside and out after the inspection. Amanda was warm and friendly over the phone and went above and beyond in accommodations for the inspection. They both made what can be an incredible stressful time relaxing and comforting, and made it apparent that they are most interested in taking care of people and their community.
- A.B., April 2019
HomeGauge did a great job of inspecting our two year old house. Almost everything on the report has been addressed by our builder (some 30 items). I just wish we had done the inspection before we moved into our new home, This would have saved us a lot of headaches trying to get the homebuilder to perform these tasks.
- G.R., April 2019
I thought you were thorough and knowledgeable and we were really grateful for all your tips and you made the whole process quick n easy.
- C.G., April 2019
Chris was great, patient, knowledgeable, detailed, and friendly. I highly recommend Code 3 for your next inspection - who wouldn't want a retired fireman to make sure your home is safe and to help you make an informed decision on the purchase of your potential new home?!
- J.C., April 2019
Chris went out of his way, on VERY short notice, to inspect a home for us the same day we ordered it. The inspection was thorough and professional; we will definitely call him again for any inspections!
- J.R., April 2019
Chris is an absolute pleasure to work with! He is extremely thorough, and takes time to explain everything in detail. I would absolutely recommend him to anyone!
- A.L., April 2019
We were fortunate to find Chris among so many inspectors in Austin, He is very thorough, and meticulous. He was very patient to answer many question we had and at the end he went through all his notes and findings and answered our questions. We appreciate his service and recommend him to everyone who needs an experienced and a dedicated inspector.
- A.A., April 2019
Chris was extremely thorough with his inspection and answered ALL of our questions (and boy did we have many). It was fantastic to see his former experience in fire fighting come into play to ensure that we had a structurally sound AND safe home. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend Chris to anyone looking to truly ensure that their investment is sound.
- S.A., April 2019
Very thorough and knows his stuff. Highly recommended for future inspections.
- N.P., March 2019
Chris was very thorough. I would definitely recommend him as my go-to inspector! Great job!
- T.K., March 2019
Chris was very professional and polite. He took the time to explain his findings to my wife and I in language that we could understand. Fantastic experience! Highly recommended!
- K.L., March 2019
Chris was very thorough and explained his findings and answered any questions I had.
- T.O., February 2019
I found Chris to be very thorough in his inspection, and he was able to clearly communicate what he was seeing with the house. He took a large number of photos, and walked us through those photos, as well as physically showing us many of the things he identified. All in all, it was a very positive experience for us, and we would not hesitate to use Chris again if the need arises.
- J.W., February 2019
Very though and professional. He explains everything in detail and understandably for people that aren?t familiar with all the details that go into a home inspection. Highly recommend!
- A.G., February 2019
Chris did a wonderful job - professional and detailed. Would highly reccommend! Thank you so much for your quick response and thorough inspection.
- S.P., January 2019
Let me start by saying that i would consider myself a meticulous person, which i know my wife would say that this would be a major understatement. So finding, and trusting, a home inspector is very difficult for me. We are new to Austin, so we decided to utilize Chris DeBord's services by referral, and we are so happy we did! Here is why.. Chris was present at our appointment when i arrived, which was about 10 minutes beforehand. Chris was extremely approachable during our introductions and proceeded to tell me exactly how he approaches his home inspection, which gave me a great blueprint for how our time together was going to look. Chris then offered to explain anything and everything is as much, or as little, detail as i would like. After about my 50th question, followed by great response after great response, i knew i could trust this guy. Being that i am a new Texas resident, i had a lot of questions about the foundation, soil conditions, air conditioning, etc. Chris was an encyclopedia of knowledge and was extremely thorough in his explanations, but worded them in a way that was easy to follow. During our time together i even learned a little bit about his background in that he served in the military, as a paramedic, firefighter, and now as a home inspector.. jack of all trades. Chris is also a licensed termite/pest inspector which was super convenient and allowed me to get even more information right away. Our inspection lasted about 4 hours, and afterwards we met my family outside (who were not present for the inspection). Chris then gave my wife a brief summary of the inspection and offered to answer any of her questions as well. After that we ended up just talking for another 15-20 minutes about Texas, family, food, you name it! Such a hospitable guy. Later that evening after I received and read Chris's report, i ended up calling him and asking him even more questions. Chris and his wife, (who is also an inspector), were more than happy to answer all of my questions, which really put my mind at ease! Chris makes himself available even after he is paid and his reports are completed. If/when i need another home inspection I will be utilizing Chris DeBord again!
- E.B., January 2019
Chris was on time, very professional, friendly, technically proficient in all details, and he was very thorough in the inspection and in the report. My realtor was very impressed and said that Chris was the best inspector he'd seen in 17 years. Chris and his wife make a great, honest company.
- R.E., December 2018
Hi Chris, Thank you for getting this report out so quickly.
- J.H., December 2018
Code 3 was very quick to respond to us for scheduling, great communication, worked with us when we had difficulty accessing subject property, very detailed & thorough inspection and walked us through his findings. Great price as well for the service we received. We definitely recommend Code 3 for property inspections! Thanks, Chris & Amanda!
- D.B., December 2018
This is our second time using Code 4 Inspections and we could not be happier. Chris is thorough and detailed oriented. We will confidently move into our new home this December.
- M.P., December 2018
Very thorough and knowledgeable. Willing to answer any questions and concerns we had. Highly recommend
- A.G., November 2018
Chris was an absolute professional! We really appreciated his attention to detail, insight, and found him to be incredibly knowledgeable. Thank you Chris!
- L.K., September 2018
Always does a thorough job while refraining from scaring the client into retreating. It's appreciated!
- L.M., September 2018
As a Realtor I love working with great inspectors. Chris is meticulous, knowledgeable, and professional.
- A.D., Kyle TX, September 2018
Thank you Chris for your assistance with our home inspection. I was thankful that you took the time to explain so many things that I did not know or understand about our home. Thank you for going the extra mile to deliver a printed copy of the report to my home as I had problems printing from the website. I would certainly recommend you to anyone seeking a home inspection.
- M.S., September 2018
Chris took the time to explain all the questions asked of him and did so in a professional matter. As someone who does not work in the field he was able to explain in a matter I could understand. I would definitely recommend him.
- J.H., September 2018