Our Story


Derek and his family started Avalon Inspection Service in March of 2014 with a desire to serve the local community by offering a quality inspection.

Qualifications and Credentials

The owner, Derek Rogers, has an extensive background in construction of 30 years and served in the U.S. Army receiving awards for his construction expertise as a Combat Engineer. Derek has over 15 years experience as a residential/building inspector and has served as the President of the local chapter of CREIA in Ventura county and recently the regional director.


Why Creia?

CREIA takes the lead in requiring adherence to our Code Of Ethics and following our Standards of Practice. With more than 500 members, CREIA has been successfully setting the standard – in the field, in the courtroom and in the legislature – for more than a quarter of century. These Standards of Practice have been recognized by the State of California, and are considered the source for the home inspectors standard of care by the real estate and legal communities.

  • CREIA Certified Inspector: CREIA Website
  • 2018 CREIA Board of Directors Region Five Director
  • 2016-2017 Local Tri-County Chapter President
  • 2014-2015 Local Tri-County Chapter Vice President