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More than qualified to do the job right. 

Wayne Blackburn began his professional home inspection career in Honolulu, Hawaii in early 2002. He has a reputation of honesty, integrity, and acting to protect his client's best interests. He conducts every inspection personally, bringing the objectivity, background, experience, tools, professionalism & ethics needed to do the job right every time. Wayne is an advocate for home inspector licensing in Hawaii and has every intention in seeing it happen.


Oahu's finest Realtors value his work and refer him with confidence because they know he will protect their client and provide the best form of risk reduction. Clients re-use and refer him because they know he can be trusted and will do the job right. 




  • Son of a 30-year Florida Residential & Commercial Land Developer. 

  • 27 year real estate related background starting in Tampa, Florida. 

  • Property Manager for 323 unit portfolio. 

  • Construction Management (various projects). Tampa, Florida & Honolulu, HI.

  • Historic Registration & Designation Consultant.

  • Historic Preservation Committee Member- City of Tampa, FL / City Council appointed. 

  • Experienced large-scale designer & renovator of his own properties. All systems. 


Supervised Exams Passed:


  • ASHI's Code of Ethics / Standards of Practice exams, 2002.

  • National Home Inspector's exam, 2004.

  • FAA Commercial Drone Pilot / SUAV exam, 2019.

  • Vancouver BC, Hawaii & Florida Real Estate Salesperson exams, 2011, 2016, 2020

  • Florida Professional Home Inspector exam, 2020


Home Inspection Education, Affiliations:


  • Completed Carson Dunlop's ASHI @ Home course, 2002.

  • Previous Member of ASHI (American Society of Home Inspectors- 2002-2010). Reached & maintained ASHI's highest level of Certified Inspector. 

  • AHIT Certified (American Home Inspector Training)

  • Realtor training on home inspection topics.

Licenses held: 


  • FAA SUAV PIC (Drone pilot in command Active)

  • Hawaii Real Estate Salesperson (RS-78659 Active)

  • Florida licensed Home Inspector (HI12680 Active)  

  • Florida Real Estate Salesperson (Inactive)

More advantages for Sellers, Buyers and Realtors:

Hiring or referring Wayne is a win-win situation because it means you are working with a very caring, ethical and professional individual with unmatched credentials. His loyalty to his client- while standing ready to help everyone work through a transaction are his specialty and what separates him from others.  

You are more than just a paycheck.     


Wayne takes pride on every inspection he performs and he truly cares. If you are not 100% satisfied, he will do everything he can to resolve the concern, up to refunding 100% of the inspection fee if necessary. 


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