About Us

HomeCheck RI is focused on providing home testing services including but not limited to Air Quality and Radon in your homes and business without the pressure of using us for the mitigation.

We provide honest and reliable testing – and offer multiple choices for your mitigation installers at your discretion which allows HCRI to only focus on testing and results,

In addition to Testing – we offer Roof Drone inspections, Deck inspections, Oil tank ultrasound testing, well water sampling and radon air and water testing – and if you bundle, you save even more!

Get your Green Check for a Safe Home Today and schedule with HomeCheck RI!

  • Radon; Air & Water Testing
  • Air Quality/Mold Testing
  • Home / Condo Inspections
  • Oil Tank Ultrasound
  • Well Water Sampling
  • Roof Drone Inspections
  • Septic Inspections
  • WDO (wood destroying organism – pests) Inspections – VA/FHA
  • Deck Inspections
  • Condo Inspections

Our Founder –

Josh Comerford, founder of HomeCheck RI is a lifelong resident of South County, and currently resided in Richmond RI with his family.  In addition to inspecting over 1,800 homes and commercial properties in RI and CT, he has overseen the acquisition, entitlement and site development of residential subdivisions in Southeastern CT and conducted feasibility and investment studies on proposed residential projects in RI and Southeastern CT.  Projects ranged from single family detached conventional subdivisions to mixed-use comprehensive permits as a Land Development & Acquisition Manager.  Josh has also held a RI and CT Real Estate Sales Associate License and managed a sales and marketing team for new homes sales.

After working in land development Josh served as Sr. Construction Manager for new homes, and condo development responsible for quality control reviews, pre-draw status inspections for homes under construction, and budget management.  He also served as interim condominium site superintendent managing warranty repairs and work order completion Q/A inspections.

Current and past licenses and certifications include:

  • RI Home Inspector License
  • CT Home Inspector License
  • Mold Inspector CCMI, CMR, CRMI
  • NRPP / RI Radon Measurement License
  • FAA / RI Part 107 Drone Pilot License
  • RI Real Estate Sales Associate
  • CT Real Estate Sales Associate
  • RI Builders Registration
  • CT Contractors License
  • Rhode Island Licensed Arborist,
  • Rhode Island pesticide and wood destroying organism inspection license (3B, 7B)
  • RI OWTS (septic) Inspection Certification
  • interNACHI – Multiple certifications including Air quality, HVAC, Pluming, Electrical and 4-Point Inspections.

Some of Josh’s current and past affiliations include:

  • National Association of Realtors (NAR)
  • National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)
  • Rhode Island Builders Association (RIBA)
  • Home Builders and Remodelers of Eastern CT (HBARECT)
  • Urban Land Institute (ULI).
  • Professional Mold Institute

Josh has also served on the Richmond RI Zoning Board of Appeals, Chair of the Richmond RI Economic Development Commission, and Chair of the Richmond-Gardiner Road Improvement Assessment Commission.