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January 25, 2018 Business and Professional


(ROCKWOOD, MI)--Local resident Steven Peterson is now making his dream of business ownership and getting back to his construction roots a reality. Peterson has become the newest franchise owner with Pillar To Post Home Inspectors. The 45 year-old Rockwood resident serves home buyers and sellers in Wayne County.

For 19 years, Peterson was in the post-secondary educational institution field, most recently, in a vice president role. “With shrinking enrollment and governmental regulations making it harder on educational institutions to meet budget numbers, I was offered a buyout option,” says Peterson.  “I decided this was a perfect opportunity to get back to my roots as I grew up working for a family owned construction business, and I am excited to get back into the industry.”

Peterson’s relationship building skills align perfectly with what makes Pillar To Post a stalwart in its industry by simply delivering what realtors, homebuyers and sellers desire: a thorough home inspection and concise, well-written report in a timely manner.

Over a span of 23 years nearly three million families have counted on Pillar To Post to be their trusted advisor when buying or selling a home. Pillar To Post Home Inspectors, the largest home inspection company in North America, has experienced impressive franchisee growth for the year 2017. An additional 85 new franchisees onboarded in 2017 with new Pillar To Post locations throughout North America bringing the total number of franchisees to 590. Recognized by Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500 for 17 consecutive years.

A professional evaluation both inside and outside the home is at the core of Pillar To Post’s service. Inspectors input data and digital photos into a computerized report that is printed and presented on site. All information is provided to clients in a customized binder for easy reference, allowing homebuyers or sellers to make confident, informed decisions.

For more information visit  or call 734-767-6570



About Pillar To Post Home Inspectors® 
Founded in 1994, Pillar To Post Home Inspectors is the largest home inspection company in North America with nearly 600 franchises located in 49 states and nine Canadian provinces. Long-term plans include adding 500 to 600 new franchisees over the next five years. For further information, please visit


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