Our Inspectors

Company Founder – Farren West
Key Inspection Services, serving Pierce, Snohomish and King County. Sr. Inspector Farren West has a unique background encompassing eleven years experience in the inspection industry with an in-depth understanding and hands-on experience in the construction industry.

His skills and expertise work well to provide a thorough inspection while providing topnotch education and client experience. The process of buying a home can be a stressful one and we @ Key Inspection Services, believe we are providing another tool to assist you in making the correct buying/selling decision for you and your family.

Farren’s technical background includes the most extensive “Hands On” training available (300+ hours) and certification by Inspection Training Associates (ITA), a nationally recognized and highly regarded home inspection professional training school.

Technical trained and Professionally Skilled.

Details on Farren West:
• Washington State Licensed Home Inspector #489
• 11 yrs experience in Inspection Industry
• Personally performed over 3,000 residential and commercial inspections in the state of WA
• Technically Educated and certified by the Inspection Training Associates in Residential and Commercial Inspections (ITA).

Inspector Brian McDowll

Brian McDowell ~Licensed Home Inspector~

BRIAN McDOWELL #425.301.4726 Brian@KeyInspectionServices.com

Washington State Licensed Inspector

Professionally Trained Home Inspector

American Home Inspector Training Graduate

Washington State Licensed Home Inspector

Key Inspections is proud to have Inspector Brian McDowell on the team. Brian brings nearly three decades of building industry experience to the fold. During his many years in the industry Brian has worked as a General Contractor, Supervisor and Project Manager. His analytical nature and calm demeanor make him an ideal inspector to show you the current condition of your home. Brian’s ability to communicate clearly and to support you regarding your purchase makes him an invaluable element of your decision making process.

Brian’s education through American Home Inspectors Training Institute gives you peace of mind and the security that your home has been inspected thoroughly and completely as described in the Standards of Practice. Your family will rest easy knowing the quality and safety of your home.

When Brian is not inspecting homes he enjoys time spent with Debra, the love of his life, and their two daughters. They can be found skiing, hiking and enjoying the abundant natural playground of the Pacific Northwest. Brian appreciates the security a safe home can bring to a family and wants to give that to his clients.

Mark Rauscher

Mark Rauscher ~Licensed Home Inspector~

MARK RAUSCHER #206.473.9962 Mark@KeyInspectionServices.com

Washington State Licensed Inspector
Professionally Trained Home Inspector

American Home Inspector Training Graduate

Washington State Licensed Home Inspector

Key Inspections is proud to have Inspector Mark Rauscher to our  team. Mark has extensive hands on construction knowledge from structural framing, to very detailed finished carpentry in high end homes across the Puget Sound.

Mark’s education through American Home Inspectors Training Institute gives you peace of mind and the security that your home has been inspected thoroughly and completely as described in the Standards of Practice. Your family will rest easy knowing the quality and safety of your home.

When Mark  is not inspecting homes he enjoys time spent with Kayla, the love of his life, and their 5 year old son, Christian. Mark’s focus on a safety and security ensure you and your family will have home safe for you, your children and the many friends who visit your new home.