Joseph Cruz – Owner/Inspector

Joseph Cruz is proud to be your local Pillar To Post home inspector. Prior to becoming a home inspector, Joseph honorably served in the US Navy for 21 years, where he earned several honors, including Instructor of the Year, 2014, for being the primary Surface Warfare instructor.

Joseph Cruz became a Pillar To Post home inspector because he found he had an aptitude for technical proficiency in an ever-evolving field. Joseph enjoys deciphering the technical data related to home inspection and turning it into relevant information for the home buyer.

In Joseph’s free time, he and his wife are active members and officers in the American Legion Post 2 in Knoxville, TN. He also enjoys working out, long walks, and meditation.

Added Services

  • Radon Testing
  • Mold Testing Life/Swab
  • Indoor Air Quality Testing

Experience & Certifications

  • Tennessee Home Inspector License #2057
  • Member of ASHI (American Society of Home Inspectors)
  • Honorable Retirement from US Navy
    • Primary Surface Warfare Instructor: Instructor of the Year, 2014
    • USS Rafael Peralta DDG 115: Plank owner, awarded only to members of the commissioning crew. Cruz was also involved in the property management of a crew containing 230 sailors, who all needed temporary lodging for extended periods of time while the ship was built.


Norita Cruz – Inspector / Business Development Manager