Founder of Central Missouri Inspection Services, Richard Ives, has over 21,000 inspections under his belt.

Before becoming a home inspector, Richard served 24 years as a firefighter for Jefferson City Fire Department. In those 24 years, 18 years were spent as an Arson investigator, New Business Inspector, and High Ordinance Inspector.

Due to his loyalty and over 25 years of experience as an inspector, Richard strives to leave his customers with the confidence to make an informed decision on buying or selling a home.

Zachary Carey
Richard Ives
Home Inspector / Founder

Zachary Carey is the new proud owner of Central Missouri Inspection Services.

Before taking over the business, Zachary worked under Richard Ives for over six years while receiving his certifications at the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors (InterNACHI). Zachary has conducted over 2,500 inspections and continues serving.

As the new owner, Zachary is always looking for new ways to ensure his clients' home inspection is the most thorough.


Our dedicated staff is ideally suited to meet your unique needs.