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A Handy Home Inspector, Inc.

Workphone: 239-340-0375
Mobile: 239-340-0375
Fax: 239-997-6701

Cape Coral, FL 33993

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Bob Cantu

A Handy Home Inspector, Inc. is a state licensed Home and Insurance Inspection company. Visit us on the web to view our license and research the
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All Inspectors with a Handy Home Inspector are State Certified and have years of experience in building.


All reports are reviewed by a State Certified Licensed General Contractor ensuring and uneventful inspection.

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Thanks so much Bob for doing a thorough inspection and really looking at everything. I learned a lot by watching you do your thing. I'm sure I'll be needing your services in the near future.
- R.N., Fort Myers FL, January 2020
I appreciate your willingness in going thru the entire inspection with me. As the new owner I got to learn the "bones" of the house and I know it's perfect. Thanks FISH !!
- M.L., January 2020
I have used Bob Cantu with A Handy Home Inspector twice within the past three months. I am extremely pleased with the service provided. He was on time, received fast turn around on reporting and extremely professional. Great company to do business with! I will continue to use in the future and would not hesitate to recommend to friends and family.
- A.S., December 2019
This is the second time I have used your services. I think you do a great job. You were recommended to me by Linda Jarvis.
- R.H., December 2019
Bob was prompt, efficient and thorough with my inspection. The report was detailed and helpful. I plan on using the report to fix all the deficiencies found. The report walks me through in an organized manner. I would highly recommend Bob Cantu and A Handy Home Inspector. There were 54 different areas that were observed in my inspection and pictures to illustrate each concern or deficiency.
- B.B., December 2019
While I was not present for the inspection, both realtors were there. My realtor had recommended your firm, because he said you guys a very thorough in your work. When I received my reports, I could tell that my realtor was correct. The work was nicely detailed, and all issues were recorded in writing, and with photos. I am happy with the work, and would hire in the future.
- P.B., December 2019
Bob did a great Job he was super meticulous with our inspection!
- M.B., December 2019
I cannot thank you enough for the thorough inspection you did for us. We weren't able to be present and sent a friend who lived in the area to be there for us. He said he had a list of things to ask you about and by the time he arrived, you had already finished those on your own and were able to give him all of the feedback he needed. Thank you so much for the great job you did. Definitely worth the money we spent!
- T.H., Warren MI, December 2019
I can not say enough about how thorough an professional this company is at home inspections. A lot of attention to detail and very timely with reports. Thank you for fantastic service.
- C.B., November 2019
Very thorough and love the online access . Quick response time and very communicative .
- B.B., November 2019
Very detailed and comprehensive report. We have peace of mind purchasing our next home. Would highly recommend.
- A.S., October 2019
Mr. Cantu did a FANTASTIC job with our home inspection. He was exceptionally thorough and we will definitely recommend him to friends and family! Thanks again!
- R.B., October 2019
Thank you Bob and Team for giving us the needed information to go eyes wide open, and peace of mind through the house buying process.
- R.S., October 2019
Professional and efficient.
- A.R., September 2019
Professional and efficient.
- A.R., September 2019
Bob Thanks so much for stepping up while Jeff Berge is out of commission. Fantastic, thorough job. Much appreciated. Carla Castle
- C.B., September 2019
Very satisfied! We appreciate how quickly you handled the inspection and completed the report which was very thorough, easy to follow, detailed, and had plenty of photos! Thank you Bob!
- M.J., Vestavia Hills AL, September 2019
We so appreciated that Bob made room in his schedule to do the home inspection with very little notice so that we could be present before flying back from Florida. Did a great inspection!
- L.O., Brooklyn WI, September 2019
Very detailed and comprehensive inspection report. A great help.
- R.O., September 2019
Bob was great. He was thorough in his inspection while being kind and explaining his concerns at a level we could understand. It is without reservation that I would recommend him to my friends and family .
- C.L., Cape Coral FL, August 2019
Bob and his partner were both very courteous and very Professional. He explained what he was looking for and made me feel at ease with the entire process. Good job gentlemen.
- M.M., August 2019
Very professional and very friendly. Took his time and he answered all our questions
- L.R., August 2019
Fish and Andre were professional, explained everything, and showed me their concerns. This is the second time I have used your company for my home inspection. I am so pleased with the quality of work and feel confident the inspectors and knowledgable and know what they are doing. Thank you!!!
- L.M., Fort Myers FL, July 2019
Bob worked with us when we needed to push our inspection ahead by a day. His guys showed up when and where they were needed and were actually a bit early. The representative (Fish) and his assistant were professional, knowledgeable, and helpful throughout the inspection. Fish took time to answer my questions and checked anything I mentioned concern about even if it may not have been part of a normal inspection. He was top notch. I would not hesitate to use these guys again!
- R.G., July 2019
Great guy to work with!!! Thank you!!
- J.N., July 2019
Bob and his team are always ready to help protect my clients investments. They are the best in SWFL!
- J.J., Cape Coral FL, July 2019
Very professional individual with great knowledge and the tools needed to do the inspection right! Very polite and didn't hesitate to answer our questions about the inspection. Would recommend to anyone thinking about buying a home!
- J.B., July 2019
We are Canadians purchasing our first condo in Fort Myers. Bob and his team along with our real estate agent took great care of us when we couldn't be there. A few deficiencies were found during the inspection and have since been rectified. Bob even referred an insurance company for us and we have signed up with them as well. Thank you for the piece of mind.
- J.P., June 2019
Thank you for all you did. Very thorough job not missing anything.
- T.S., Cape Coral FL, June 2019
Did a great thorough job
- F.A., June 2019
Very meticulous and utilized newer technologies in maximizing the home inspection process with minimal destructive processes. I would recommend them and their air quality testing for any potential home buyer
- S.S., June 2019
I like Bob's approach to an inspection, his demeanor along with the adjacent services he's providing. The best inspector I had reflecting on the 6 houses I bought so far! Great job!
- A.C., June 2019
Excellent Service, On Time, Technologically Advanced, Very Knowledgeable, Honest. Bob and Staff were the best. I highly recommend them for Home Inspection and Wind Mitigation. Michael P. Cartales
- M.C., CAPE CORAL FL, June 2019
Bob arrived on time and provided a thorough and knowledgeable inspection. He took the time to explain some things to us at the end of the work. We would not hesitate to use his services again or recommend him to others.
- R.E., June 2019
Great service! Thank you
- V.S., Fort Myers FL, June 2019
Don't trust anyone else to do such a thorough job, while not scaring the clients away!
- M.G., Cape Coral FL, June 2019
Thank you for your stellar service. Meticulous, thorough, nearly tactical. You raise the bar for others, considerably!
- D.H., Cape Coral FL, June 2019
Service was amazing. I did have problems getting around the website and being able to identify the items that needed to be repaired within the report but that's just because I'm not use to your website/reports, yet. Thank you again for the prompt and professional service.
- S.M., June 2019
Showed up early to the inspection. Every part of the inspection was very thorough with an very user friendly report to follow later the same day. Service is very friendly, reliable and trustworthy. I would absolutely recommend A Handy Home Inspector to anyone looking for a very professional inspection. We had a bit of a tight inspection deadline as well, so they were able to make my client a priority and have the inspection completed within 48 hours of the request. Thank you Bob and Fish!!
- S.M., Cape Coral FL, May 2019
Bob was so accommodating and provided a thorough and comprehensive home inspection report. I would highly recommend him to anyone looking for home inspection services.
- R.E., Cape Coral FL, May 2019
Comprehensive and professional. On time. Photos clearly show what was tested and results. Thank you Bob!
- D.C., May 2019
Thank you for your through inspection. Your inspection helped us get a few things repaired before closing, making our move worry free. Thank you, Dave & Nancy Haylett
- D.H., May 2019
Very pleasant to work with, very direct and very prompt. I would recommend Bob
- N.W., May 2019
Thank you for completing our inspection so quickly. As we are out of state & not there your report was very helpful & allowed us to negotiate some repairs on safety items. It was very reassuring given our distance . I would highly recommend you.
- J.B., Baldwinsville NY, May 2019
Did everything we requested. Decided the home needed too many costly repairs so Bob saved us hundreds of dollars. Cant judge a home by it's cover. Thank you for your report.
- C.F., Hudson MI, April 2019
Thanks Bob for being So did a great job.
- B.E., April 2019
Bob and his crew are thorough and do an outstanding inspection.
- T.R., Cape Coral FL, April 2019
Bob was easy to communicate with and scheduled our inspection request in a timely manner. Thank you Bob!
- K.J., April 2019
The thoroughness of Bob's report was invaluable to identify specific areas which need to be addressed prior to closing. Our thanks go out to Bob and his team for their diligent effort.
- C.J., Bokeelia FL, April 2019
Bob is professional, knowledgeable and informative.
- K.M., March 2019
Bob's inspection report was very detailed and thorough. Inspection was done very timely!!! Thanks for a great job.
- D.G., Wachapreague VA, March 2019
Bob was thorough and efficient. He found several items that I definitely needed to know about this home I'm purchasing. His report was presented quickly and fully and fairly described each defect. This is the second home inspection for me by this firm with this inspection being done for me by Bob and a previous one by his colleague, both of which were outstanding. I highly recommend Bob and appreciate my feeling of confidence in moving forward with this home purchase! Thank you, Bob!
- P.J., March 2019
He was professional and very thorough. He gaves us an understanding of what was needed and what was done. Thanks.
- S.M., March 2019
Bob is fantastic!! Thank you for a very detailed inspection report.
- C.G., Cape Coral FL, March 2019
Great job Bob! Very fast and reliable. Answered all my questions promptly. Would definitely recommend and use again. Thanks Bob!
- G.M., March 2019
Excellent job. Very courteous and considerate. Answered all of our questions. If you missed something I wouldn't have a clue what it would be. You checked absolutely everything. Your written report was simple and easy to read and follow. we will recommend you to everyone we know that needs your service. Thanks Bob for a job well done!
- J.B., Marion Center PA, March 2019

Many Thanks to Bob Cantu for such thorough job. Abslolutely recommend!

George and Nicole

- G.G., Bellingham MA, March 2019
Thorough inspection found issues & the explanation was extremely helpful to me! I?m so thankful I used this inspection team to support my purchase decision. It was a small investment in a less stressful future!
- P.J., March 2019
I will definitely recommend this company,- punctual , trustworthy, acceptable price, customer oriented. It has been a great pleasure working with you !!
- E.S., Cape Coral FL, March 2019
I was very impressed with the in-depth inspection that took place. They found out things about the house that saved me from making a big mistake. I will be calling soon for another inspection on my new house. Thanks Bob
- A.S., Fort Myers FL, March 2019
Very pleased with the thorough, detailed inspection that was done and, more importantly, Mr. Cantu?s availability and his insight. As an out-of-state buyer, we appreciated all of the pictures he took. Furthermore, he was available to discuss the report when contacted and he explained a concern that we addressed with him to our complete satisfaction. Would highly recommend Mr. Cantu & the company.
- S.J., Edgewater MD, March 2019
Bob's attention to detail is both impressive and thoughtful. I understand that he also owns a business that does home maintenance projects, and I will definitely be reaching out to him for this.
- R.S., Sioux Falls SD, March 2019
This was our second inspection using the company. Both times the inspectors were professional and very helpful. They answered any questions we had and were upfront with the findings.
- W.N., Fort Myers FL, March 2019
Bob was professional and got the inspection done in a timely manner. I appreciate the hard work.
- M.B., March 2019
Thank you, Bob, for scheduling the inspection so quickly! I appreciate your thoroughness and honesty with the buyers, as well as giving advice for how to deal with any issues. The reports were well laid out and easy to read. Thanks, again!
- S.K., March 2019
Appreciate coming out on a Sunday and spending the time you did to explain any issues related to the home we are buying. Very service oriented. We were completely satisfied.
- M.L., Estero FL, February 2019
Bob, during the inspection, I asked you if you were going to inspect the dock area. You said you were headed that way right then. There was no mention of that in your report. Why didn't you just tell me right then, if you weren't required to do a dock inspection?
- S.P., February 2019
We were very pleased with the efficiency and thoroughness of Bob Cantu's report. It allowed us to address one issue with the owner, but more importantly, let us see the current status of the home. Thanks for your help, and all the communication.
- R.S., Cape Coral FL, February 2019
Bob did an amazing job explaining everything in detail and made the inspection for us stress free! Thank You Bob!!!!
- R.H., February 2019
I would highly recommend Bob and his team. From the initial ordering of the inspection to receipt if the report the process is efficient and user-friendly. The quality of the work is excellent, Bob and his team are easy to work with and make a special effort to make the homeowners feel comfortable when present. The report itself is comprehensive and very easy to understand and share with your clients! Wade H. Abed LTA Realtor/Licensed Title Agent/Registered Financial Planner
- W.A., FT MYERS FL, February 2019
I would highly reccomend Bob and his team. From the initial ordering of the inspection to receipt if the report the process is efficient and user friendly. The quility of the work is excellent, Bob and his team are easy to work with and make special effort to make the homeowners feel confortable when present. The report itself is comprhensive and very easy to understand and share with your clients! Wade H. Abed LTA Realtor/Licensed Title Agent/Registered Financial Planner
- W.A., FT MYERS FL, February 2019
Thank you for a timely, thorough, and professional inspection. The process was easy for us from the initial contact through the evaluation.
- N.C., February 2019
They did a very thorough job and very professional.
- D.K., February 2019
Bob was very thorough in his report which gave me, as a potential homeowner, a very good in-site as to what I may be purchasing
- F.B., January 2019
Bob: Thanks for the quick turnaround, great pictures and thorough report.
- M.M., Cape Coral FL, January 2019
Very thorough inspection.
- T.P., Langhorne PA, December 2018
I was very impressed with the inspection. Fish was professional and did a very thorough inspection.
- S.P., December 2018
This team does an excellent job in their home inspections. They are easy to work with, professional, reliable and give detailed information on their inspections. I highly recommend working with them!
- P.O., Fort Myers FL, December 2018
I am extremely pleased with Bob's professionalism and the outstanding performance with the inspection. Love your software that offers the opportunity to easily be able to respond to deficiencies. I will definitely be using your services again!
- P.O., Fort Myers FL, November 2018
Thank you! awesome job, great service and extremely thorough inspection.
- C.R., November 2018
Great Job!
- P.O., Fort Myers FL, November 2018
On time, organized and complete inspection.
- T.M., November 2018
Thanks for the detailed info and explanation.
- M.M., Ft. Myers FL, November 2018
Very thorough inspection. I would highly recommend this company. Very pleasant to deal with. Thank you. Sue
- S.W., November 2018
Inspector did a great job and was pleasant to talk with. Thank you.
- J.K., November 2018
Thank you for rearranging your schedule to accommodate my clients, Taking time to talk with my clients and answering questions, traveling to Port Charlotte, and providing the report within the day! Very impressed with how efficient and professional you were! I look forward to working with you again! Very pleased and I highly recommend you!
- J.H., Punta Gorda FL, November 2018
Bob and his team are true professionals. They methodically went through each area of the home and tested everything. Bob walked us through areas of concern, even minor issues and provided suggestions and remedies. The reported sent to us was on time and informative. It included pictures taken during the inspection. I would definitely us their services again.
- A.S., Cape Coral FL, November 2018
Very friendly, knowledgeable and efficient
- T.E., Fort Myers FL, November 2018
Bob was very prompt, thorough, & easy to work w/. Thank you Bob for all your help!!
- P.D., October 2018
This is the 2nd home Bob has inspected for us. We appreciated his professionalism and respect he had for our future homes. I would not consider using anyone else but Bob and Fish.
- T.G., October 2018
Thanks Bob for a very thorough job. The wife and I are very happy with the job you done. Right down to the pavers being chipped in the driveway. I would highly recommend you and your company. Thanks again, Art and Carolyn White
- A.W., September 2018
Perfect work, easy understandable, good explanation of everything!
- S.H., September 2018
Was very pleased with inspection! Bob did a thorough job and would definitely hire him again and advise a friend to use his services.
- G.P., August 2018
Bob and Fish were great! They were prompt and easy to work with. They told us in layman terms what to expect and made the process easy. Thank you for your help in buying this house. I will recommend you to everyone I know.
- M.H., Cape Coral FL, August 2018
Bob, thank you very much for the fast and thorough job. I gave you short notice and you got the job done for me. Awesome! N.C., Ft. Myers
- N.C., August 2018
Thank you for the quick service! Thorough and informative.
- D.H., July 2018
Prompt response with a complete explanation of available services. Was able to get scheduled right away. Inspector was very punctual and did a very thorough job. Inspection report was available online the same day. Will be using them again in the future and would definitely recommend.
- J.T., Fort Myers FL, July 2018
Fish was thorough, professional and answered all my questions during the inspection. Would highly recommend!
- B.C., CAPE CORAL FL, July 2018
Professional, helpful and thorough. Showed and explained problem areas, letting me know exactly what was needed to upgrade or fix problems.
- V.R., Cape Coral FL, July 2018
Very professional and thorough. fish did an awesome job in checking everything and responding to questions buyers had. Would recommend them always.
- s.M., Ft. Myers FL, June 2018