About House2Home Inspection Services
About the Owners
Owner & President
Tom Rusco is the owner and president of House2Home Inspection Services. Tom is a former NIBI Certified Inspector and has performed 2,000+ home inspections over his 20 year home inspection career. He has an extensive background in home inspections, remodeling, construction, education and environmental issues. Tom develops, certifies, and instructs H2H Inspections’ CE Marketplace certified real estate continuing education courses. Tom manages the daily operations for House2Home Inspection Services and you will often speak with him when contacting our office. Prior to owning H2H Inspections, Tom worked in finance for several automotive companies and as a small business consultant for an international consulting firm. He has a bachelor’s degree in finance from Grand Valley State University. Tom enjoys playing tennis and golf and travelling with his wife Lois.
Co-Owner & Vice President
Lois Rusco is the co-owner and vice-president of House2Home Inspection Services and is the owner and president of Personalized Answering and Scheduling Services, Inc. (PASS). PASS provides virtual office services to hundreds of home inspectors across the country. This unique combination of home inspection experience gives Lois a wide perspective and knowledge base related to the home inspection industry. Lois’ education includes a BBA in accounting and an MBA in marketing. Prior to becoming an entrepreneur, Lois spent 20 years in the accounting, finance, sales and marketing departments for various companies including BDO, Kellogg Company, KAO/Jergens, Quaker Oats and Pepsi Cola. Outside of her business, Lois enjoys playing tennis and golf and travelling with her husband Tom.
About the Home Inspectors
Rob Pace is House2Home Inspection Services’ ‘Chief Inspector’. Rob has been performing home and building inspections since 2002 and has completed over 7,000 inspections. As H2H Inspections’ Chief Inspector, Rob trains all of our employees (inspectors and administrative staff) on the aspects of the home inspection. Rob worked in the family home construction business since he was old enough to hold a hammer, providing him with 40+ years of construction and home inspection experience. With this background, Rob has developed an extensive knowledge base related to home construction and maintenance. In his spare time, Rob enjoys spending time with his wife and two boys. Sports is a big part of Rob and his family’s activities, as they all enjoy baseball, lacrosse, football and hockey. Rob appreciates that his House2Home Inspection career brings new clients and homes each day, and he looks forward to informing them about their potential home purchase. Rob’s past clients comment on his extensive home construction knowledge, low key manner, and attention to detail.
Dex Berends is a Senior Inspector with House2Home Inspection Services. Dex is a certified home inspector by the National Institute of Building Inspectors and has completed several thousand home and building inspections. His inspection experience coupled with his background in plumbing and HVAC systems enables Dex to provide a thorough and comprehensive inspection for his clients. Dex is also a registered trainer for House2Home Inspections’ certified continuing education courses on environmental concerns, the inspection process, and septic systems that we provide to the real estate community. Clients comment on Dex’s personable and professional manner, plus his ability to explain home systems in easy to understand terms. In his spare time, Dex enjoys spending time with his family and is a motorcycle enthusiast.