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Hayes Inspection Ser. Inc.

Workphone: 804-691-3770

Chester, VA 23836

Jim Hayes

Before you purchase or sell your home or property, please call Hayes Inspection Ser. Inc.. We can help protect your investment with a thorough home/property inspection! Call us now to discuss your individual inspection needs. Work Phone: 804-691-3770

About Hayes Inspection Ser. Inc.

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 Chester and serve all surrounding areas. We look forward to hearing from you!


Thank you for doing such a thorough job I really appreciate it.
- S.K., August 2016
Jim Hayes is by far the best inspector I have ever used in 10 years as a Realtor. I would use him exclusively given the choice. His knowledge & qualifications as an engineer, plus experience provides the highest level of inspection for my clients. I love the details with photos in his reports, and receiving them before leaving the property. Clients ALWAYS thank me for bringing in such a capable inspector.
- T.S., Daphne AL, August 2016
Jim has been doing my clients inspections for years and does a fantastic job, my clients and I always know when we are done that we have had a thorough inspection.
- K.W., Hopewell VA, July 2016
The best. Hands down
- J.C., July 2016
Very through and willing to answer any questions I had.
- J.P., South Prince George VA, April 2016
On time, performed inspection in an efficient, organized and timely manner; was respective of owner's property and very neat and tidy with his work, knowledgeable of various areas inspected and very thorough with hands-on and visual checks; used appropriate tools to assist him with inspection and did not rush, his vehicle was clean and well organized with all the tools he would need, upon completion of work issued invoice and provided immediate access to inspection report; made sure all lights were off and property was secured. Jim Hayes was professional and took pride in his work. Will recommend him without any reservations.
- B.W., March 2016
I was very impressed by how thorough the inspection team was. The report was professionally prepared on site, real time as issues were discovered and complete before leaving the property. I would highly recommend you to anyone interested in a Fair and Professional Home Inspection. Thanks for a Great job. Sincerely, Mike Kenney G.M SolarTyme by AAPCO
- M.K., November 2015
Mr. Hayes was very professional and inspected the property very well. I highly recommend his services. You will not regret it. give him
- J.R., October 2015
I have been using Jim as my inspector from the beginning of my Real Estate Career (2007) and used him personally on my own home before I got into Real Estate, I have always been satisfied with Jim and highly recommend him if you truly want to get an accurate inspection.
- K.W., Hopewell VA, August 2015
Jim was very thorough!!! After the inspection was complete, he broke down each of his findings. The pictures of the issues founded were clearly marked and labeled. Each deficiency was annotated so the seller would understand what's going on. Jim checked the entire home!!! I have a great piece of mind knowing that my home to be was thoroughly inspected! Thanks!
- L.B., Petersburg VA, July 2015
Appreciate your efforts and friendly customer service.
- J.J., July 2015
Jim Hayes did a great job and was very thorough in his inspection. He took his time with every area and even went in to some very tight spaces where most would not be able to get to. The final report is comprehensive and easy to read. I will use him again if needed and highly recommend his services. Respectfully, David Smith
- D.S., June 2015
Thanks for writing the inspection report on site. It makes it so much easier for preparing a repairs addendum on a tight deadline!
- W.B., Colonial Heights VA, May 2015
Jim, Thank you for your service. You were very thorough and we greatly appreciate all the recommendations. Evelyn Drake
- E.M., April 2015
You are AWESOME!!!!! Debbie
- D.S., April 2015
Thanks for being a thorough inspector
- B.V., November 2014
Mr. Hayes and his assistant were very professional people. I like the interaction I had with him and how he made me aware of thing in the house. I would highly recommend him to future homebuyer and I will use him in the near future. I hope he doesn't retire anytime soon. I want him to know I truly thank him for his expertise and his patient and working with me thru the home inspection process. Be Bless!!! Mr. Williams
- D.W., Highland Springs VA, October 2014
Jim - thank you for your expertise, thorough service and professionalism. Would definitely recommend you without hesitation to anyone in the Chesterfield area in need of a home inspection. Also appreciate your prompt and secure online reports. R.B.
- R.B., September 2014
Top notch inspector. Really good with the clients. Keep up the GREAT Work.
- B.M., August 2014
He does exceptional inspections. I have used him for the last 8 years. I would recommend him to everyone needing a home inspection done.
- V.P., July 2014
My inspector was great! He was very polite, and went through everything with me.
- J.M., Chester VA, July 2014
I was very pleased with the thorough inspection.
- B.C., South Chesterfield VA, June 2014
Always a gentleman. Professional in every way.
- C.W., June 2014
Jim, is the best. He does his job and does it thoroughly. I recommend Jim to anyone. When I purchase properties, Jim is the person I and we rely on to do a through inspection. He is also a professional.
- B.V., April 2014
I loved his work, It felt he was telling me the truth in the best interest for me, not the realtor or anyone else, he also went above and beyond I felt to touch on key points that will be helpful down the road, being a single mother, having someone point you in the right direction for these things is always helpful. I will continue to use him and always recomend him, he came recomended to me from 2 difrent sources, and they dont even know each other, quality work always showes!
- J.W., April 2014
Jim inspected the home I sold last summer and his report was so complete that the buyers home inspector could only find some cracks in a 3 foot section of front porch lattice and a crack in a front wood step. Jim just inspected my newly built home and found a foundation crack and various caulking problems that need to be fixed. Also, some attic insulation needs to be adjusted. I highly recommend Jim to find problems before they become severe.
- C.B., North Chesterfield VA, March 2014
Jim is always thorough and professional. I recommend and work with him regularly. He always provides my clients with great service.
- M.S., November 2013
Jim was very professional yet personable. He explained what he was going to do, what he did and the report which was generated at the completion of the job. Thank Jim for a job very well done.
- W.L., Hopewell VA, September 2013
Very Knowledgeable! I have referred Hayes Inspections to my buyers for years.
- D.B., August 2013
Mr. Hayes: Like the online report and security. Thank you for your help. Pet the pooches..... I work for DCMA. I will recommend you to others who are moving here. Sincerely, Linda Pillar
- L.P., July 2013
Mr Hayes is fair and objective and will find problems ahead of the buyer inspector. Also, his report can be emailed very easily.
- C.B., North Chesterfield VA, July 2013
thanks, Jim. Claire
- C.S., March 2013
Extremely knowledgeable! You won't do any better!
- J.B., Chester VA, March 2013
I have three inspectors on my referral list, however when I am asked who I would use, the answer is always Jim Hayes. I have used Jim's service for several years. I am comfortable recommending Jim because of his knowledge and expertise. Diane Becker Associate Broker RE/MAX Allegiance Midlothian, VA
- D.B., December 2012
Jim Hayes has been the best home inspector that I have worked with over my 8 year career as a Realtor. He 'goes the extra mile' every time. I highly recommend Jim. Diana Rodriguez RE/MAX Allegiance
- D.R., Midlothian VA, December 2012
Buying a HUD home can be a bit overwhelming. But after the inspection and a good nights sleep. I'm ready to get to work and writing a few repair checks. Still a really good deal. He was very detail and gave my contractor a headstart in what needed to be done. Great Inspection!!! A.Walker in RVA
- W.W., November 2012
Thanks for everything...awesome job as always
- D.M., November 2012
You do good work!!!!
- J.D., Suffolk VA, July 2012
He did a fantastic job!!! Learned many things as he did his inspection and then explained everything to us in language & terms that we understood. Great Job Jim!!!!
- G.G., Hopewell VA, July 2012
Thank You Jim!!! You're the best!!!
- W.C., July 2012
Jim really took his time to provide me with a very thorough home inspection. I was very pleased, and felt having him inspect the "potential" home I was going to buy was well worth his fee. I'll definitely be recommending him to others looking for a home inspector!
- J.S., Colonial Height VA, July 2012
Jim, You did a very thorough job and were very professional. We appreciate all the information you provided as well. We hope to have an opportunity to work with you again in the future. Sincerely, The Ellis'
- C.E., Colonial Height VA, June 2012
Professional and thorough job, as always. I can be assured of knowledgeable service and client satisfaction whenever I call on Jim Hayes!
- C.M., HOPEWELL VA, June 2012
Very friendly did an excellent job!
- K.J., Mechanicsville VA, April 2012
He is the BEST!!!
- A.M., April 2012
Thank Jim! Another great inspection.
- D.H., Glen Allen VA, March 2012
Informs u in detail on what he finds good or bad and will pass his name to others that need a inspection. plus it didnt cost a arm or leg!
- G.W., Richmond VA, March 2012
Very punctual and thorough at all my inspections. Here in VA my family and I will always call Hayes Inspection A1 Professional and will recommend to all.
- C.T., Chester VA, March 2012
Jim was a great help, very thorough and personable. Thanks for all your help.
- G.L., Chester VA, March 2012
Very personable, knowledgeable and was willing to explain anything he found to us. Most certainly will be calling him again if we decide to purchase another house!!
- A.B., Dinwiddie VA, February 2012
Thanks Jim for meeting us on Saturday. The Giles were very happy with your service. I hope to be sending you many more customers this year. Please let me know if you have any buyers that I can assist. I would be glad to help them with their Real Estate needs!
- D.F., February 2012
Thorough, knowledgeable and helpful above and beyond the realm of hos duties
- A.M., January 2012
I have used Jim for over eight years and recommend him highly to my clients as well as my co workers. He is always punctual, hones and fair. He does a thorough job at a fair price. Janice Hobson Long and Foster Realtors Licensed in the Commonweatlh of Virginia
- J.H., October 2011
Once again, Jim was professional and thorough as he walked us through the inspection. We worked with him 6 years ago, and we didn't hesitate to call on his expertise again.
- S.B., Richmond VA, October 2011
Awesome inspector, very thorough and professional
- H.A., Richmond VA, October 2011
Thanks Jim! What a great job under not so great conditions that you do.
- T.B., Chester VA, August 2011
I had Jim inspect the last home I bought and I would never have anyone else. He is thorough and explains things during the inspection. He is the best!!
- L.H., Chesterfield VA, August 2011
I am extremely likely to recommend Jim Hayes for an inspection. Very thorough, and all around great guy!
- S.B., Fort Lee VA, July 2011
Have already recommended him to a co-worker. Thank you for your time and professionalism. I feel more informed and less scared about buying my first house, due to you!
- S.R., Hopewell VA, May 2011
The BEST thanks Ann
- A.K., May 2011
Did a very thorough jobLooked at everything. Completely satisified and would highly recommed to other people.
- D.L., Chester VA, May 2011
Thanks sooooo much for your really opened my eyes. I will be recommending you to people I know that are looking for houses, hope you don't mind :)
- A.P., Mechanicsville VA, May 2011
Jim was an extremely personable gentleman and was very knowledgeable. Jim took the fear of buying a money pit away and presented his finding in a clear and concise manor
- C.P., Richmond VA, April 2011
Mr. Hayes was so nice and friendly. He was very thorough and explained things to me in plain english so that I could understand. Next time we get a house he will definitely be our inspector...if he can stand us again!
- J.J., Richmond VA, April 2011
Very professional, more than expected, very early to the appointment. Reasonably priced, very detailed inspection report. Would definitely recommend! Thank you again.
- J.S., Richmond VA, April 2011
I was very pleased. Mr. Hayes was helpful and thorough.
- J.W., Midlothian VA, March 2011
Jim Looks like you did a thorough walk through of the property with a lot of attention to detail. Thanks for everything. Doug
- G.M., Colts Neck NJ, March 2011
Jim's survey saved us from buying a huge headache. Thank you!
- S.S., Midlothian VA, March 2011
Extremely thorough, professional, highly qualified and complete in his inspection. We would definitely recommend Jim Hayes for any home inspection.
- A.M., Powhatan VA, March 2011
Thanks Jim for a very thorough and professional job on the inspection of 3159 Maidens Road. I and my clients both appreciate it.
- S.G., March 2011
Wonderful and very informative. Highly recommended.
- P.M., Richmond VA, March 2011
He's the best at his trade!
- D.R., Midlothian VA, March 2011
Found Jim to be a great help. His inspection was extremely thourough and I would reccomend him to anyone. Thanks,
- J.C., Peterburg VA, March 2011
Most thorough inspection imaginable. Highly intelligent.Worth every penny. Would recommend Jim Hayes to anyone.
- A.F., Colonial Height VA, February 2011
Jim went above and beyond the call of duty!
- R.A., Peterburg VA, February 2011
Mr. Hayes was an excellent and thorough home inspector. He not only told me what was wrong but gave pictures to back up what he found. I highly recommend him for any inspections needed and will be using him in the future. Demetrius Edmonds
- D.E., Peterburg VA, February 2011
Keep doing what you're doing
- B.A., Richmond VA, January 2011
Thank you Mr Jim you were a great help to me explaining everything as you went along and May God Bless You and keep you strong in good health and Young Ms V. Johnson
- V.J., Colonial Height VA, January 2011
Very thorough and professional.
- M.H., December 2010
Jim your inspection was great. I appreciate the time you put into checking things out and for the detailed report you gave me. I also appreciate you pointing things out in the home that will be beneficial to me when I own the home. It was great working with you Laura Hurtt
- L.H., Richmond VA, November 2010
Very knowledgeable and very thorough!! Thank you, Jim!
- C.D., Chester VA, November 2010
Jim did a great job. We felt that he explained in detail what he found and why it may be an issue. We felt like Jim truly gave our new home a complete and quality inspection
- J.H., Midlothian VA, November 2010
Thank you Jim for your thouroughness and honesty in your work! You took a great deal of time for the inspection and provided important information for our decision.
- S.S., Midlothian VA, November 2010
Jim, Thank you for a very professional inspection today. I know my client has a very good understanding of the property condition.
- D.H., Glen Allen VA, October 2010
It was a pleasure meeting you on 09/22/2010. Your inspection was very thorough and we truly enjoyed the outcome. My brother, who is from New York, wishes you could go up there and do an inspection for him. I would highly recommend you! Take care, Theresa Dandridge and Sansi Wayne
- T.D., Glen Allen VA, September 2010
Awesome work, Jim. Very thorough. Thank you.
- M.R., Chester VA, September 2010