This tool will help you calculate the cost of a home inspection based on your specific needs.

## How to Use the Home Inspection Cost Calculator

Fill in all the fields with the relevant information about the home you want to inspect:

**Home Size:**Enter the total square footage of the home.**Home Age:**Enter the age of the home in years.**Location:**Select whether the home is in an urban, suburban, or rural area.**Number of Floors:**Enter the total number of floors in the home.**Number of Bedrooms:**Enter the total number of bedrooms in the home.**Number of Bathrooms:**Enter the total number of bathrooms in the home.**Foundation Type:**Select the type of foundation the home has.

Click the “Calculate” button to find out the estimated cost of the home inspection based on the provided details.

## How the Calculation Works

The calculator uses a combination of base costs and multipliers depending on the details you provide:

**Base Cost:**$200**Size Multiplier:**$0.10 per square foot**Age Multiplier:**$2 per year**Location Multipliers:**Urban ($1.2), Suburban ($1.1), Rural ($1.0)**Floor Multiplier:**$50 per floor**Bedroom Multiplier:**$20 per bedroom**Bathroom Multiplier:**$30 per bathroom**Foundation Multipliers:**Slab ($1.0), Crawl Space ($1.1), Basement ($1.2)

## Limitations of the Calculator

Please note that the calculator provides an estimate which could vary significantly based on:

- The condition of the home
- Local market conditions
- Specific requirements of the home inspection service provider