Phone: 800-285-3001

Location: Waterloo, IL

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I come to Buyers Protection Group with over 10 years in the construction and home remodeling industry.  I am an Illinois Licensed Home Inspector and am a graduate of the American Society of Home Inspection School.  I take the time to make sure you understand the condition of the house and what you need to know to maintain it once you move in.  I will provide you with the knowledge you need to make an informed decision. 

I treat the investment you are about to make as if it were my own. 

I service Waterloo, Columbia, Red Bud, Belleville, Fairview Heights, O'Fallon, Shiloh, Swansea, Collinsville, Maryville, Dupo, Freeburg, New Athens, Smithton, Edwardsville, Granite City, St. Louis, St.Charles, and all places in between.            

As a BPG inspector, I also provide:

  • General Liability plus E&O Insurance
  • 90 Day Guarantee
  • 12 Months of Extended Advice
  • Superior Service Guarantee

Please feel free to call me to discuss your inspection needs.  I am available for you before, during, and after your transaction.


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Nick Goodman has the ability to share his expertise with customers in what needs to be done and what is a maintenance issue.

Nicholas Goodman is the best home inspector I’ve ever had. He’s very detailed with his report and answers all questions in a professional and timely manner. This is the second time I’ve requested him as my inspector and I am very pleased with his work. He deserves a raise!

Nick realy takes his job seriously about the homes he inspects. That made us feel so secure because our home is a major part of our life and we really appreciated his professional caring about us and our new home home! The last time we built was from 34 years ago. It was a wonderful experience and the house was pull up quality it was unexpected and loved all those years. Wanting to be near her family now since we've entered our golden years did they say oh, we wanted to have a new home and start

Nick was fantastic through the inspection. He explained what he saw, what concerned him, and what was great about the property as well. He was thorough and accommodating.

Nic did a very detailed and thorough job during the inspection. Seemed very knowledgeable about all of it. Easy to talk to and took the time to explain everything he was doing. I would highly recommend him to anyone.

Reports are always clear, thorough, and easy for the clients to understand.

Nick was great- he answered all our questions and gave great information. Very glad we were recommended to him!

I always recommend BPG to my clients because I know it will be a thorough inspection and clients will be pleased.

Nick was excellent. He was extremely knowledgeable and a tremendous help in explaining the process and what he saw. I will be suggesting him to everyone going through the home buying process!

Nicholas was great. He was very personable and made the walkthrough not boring. He was very thorough with his explanations of any possible issues.

Nicholas was awesome! he explained what he was seeing in detail and gave me the opportunity to ask questions. Awesome job Nicholas. Thanks!!!

We really liked our inspector. Very knowledgeable, totally thorough. Very easy to talk to. Answered all of our questions and provided extra details and information to our inquiries. Great company. We will highly recommend our inspector and this company to friends and family.

Nicholas Goodman is a true professional. I will only use him for inspections; won't consider anyone else!

Nic always does an amazing job and I will continue referring him to clients. He is incredibly responsive to texts and calls, and this is truly appreciated! He always goes above and beyond!

Nic always does and amazing job and goes out of his way to make sure things are done in a timely manner. Our sewer line inspection could not happen on the day it was supposed to, and Nic eagerly offered to get the inspectors in on another day. This relieved a HUGE burden on me as the buyers agent because I was SWAMPED with work. Thank you Nic! You're the best!

I highly recommend nick. He made the inspection easy and was very helpful in making sure I understood what was ok . What needed attention eventually, and what needed immediate attention. Very professional yet easy to talk to.

Nic was awesome! Very informative and professional throughout the whole process.

N8ck was awesome. Explained everything. Very thorough. Will use again, definitely.

Nic is fantastic - our clients are always very impressed with his knowledge, professionalism and attention to detail.

I met Nicholas at the property during the inspection. He was very informative, knowledgeable and thorough.

100% satisfied

Very knowledgeable and great at explaining all the details

Nick's knowledge and professionalism was consistent with his reputation. The requested Nick and from start to finish the reason they selected Nick was evident. The report was detailed and clear and it provided before it was promised. Clients are pleased and looking forward to next time.

I am extremely impressed with Nicholas Goodman and his thorough investigation of our home. He is true to his word and a very honest inspector. As a first time home buyer, Nic answered answer all of my questions I had no matter what time of day. Hi did such a fantastic job in our home that I have reached out to him post inspection for recommendations on remodels I am doing to my home. I highly recommend Nicholas Goodman to anyone who is buying a home, he will highly exceed your expectations!!

Mr. Goodman was highly competent and very personable. Of the 40 years we have been moving and purchasing homes, Nicholas was the best I've seen. Reward this exceptional employee soonest!