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InterNACHI Narrative Library for Microsoft Word/Excel

InterNACHI Narrative Library for Microsoft Word/Excel

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This product is a digital download. You will not be physically shipped any products.

You must have Microsoft Word and/or Excel installed to use this Library!

All content Copyright 2023, by Kenton Shepard, CMI About the author

7,800 narratives you'll never have to write... we've done it for you!

The InterNACHI Narrative Library is a huge collection of home inspection narratives. With over 2,200 unique headings and subheadings it dwarfs any other narrative library available anywhere.

The Library is available as a series of folders organized by home system. The MS Word documents contain narratives that can be copied and pasted into any inspection software regardless of file format.


The library also includes 40,000+ words of reference material, including:

  • Inspection checklists;
  • System descriptions, explanations and regulations;
  • HVAC date codes;
  • Links to online manuals;
  • Lists of educational resources;
  • Articles on:
  1. Inspection approaches;
  2. Report writing;
  3. Systems and components;
  4. Using photos/videos, and much more!

Reference material is accessible any time the template is open.

This template also includes comprehensive sections on:

  • Log Homes (100 headings/subheadings);
  • Pool & Spa (75 headings/subheadings);
  • Thermal Imaging (17 headings/subheadings); and
  • Commercial roofing (115 headings/subheadings: EPDM, Built-up, TPO. PVC).

For questions about this template, please contact Kenton:    720-646-8724

I understand that the product I am purchasing, known as the InterNACHI Narrative Library, is the intellectual property of Kenton Howe Shepard (Author), DBA Consul, Inc. and is protected by relevant copyright, trademark, patent, and other intellectual property laws of the United States and International Treaties. Its use is limited to inclusion in my inspection reports provided to paying or non-paying clients as part of my business as an inspector or consultant as related to real property only. 

I understand that the Author hereby authorizes this product to be shared for use with no more than five (5) of my employee inspectors solely for the purpose of providing written reports to my clients. This permission does not extend inspectors associated with my business by contract but who are not my employees. 

I understand that Author has granted me limited permission to edit Narrative Library content as needed to more closely conform to the manner in which I prefer to share the results of my inspection with my clients. 

I understand that the Narrative Library is not to be shared, distributed, republished, displayed, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means, including but not limited to electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise, for any purpose other than inclusion in my inspection reports and the limited permissions granted above without the prior written permission of the Author.

     Note: Multi-inspector firms with more than five employee inspectors should contact Kenton Shepard to discuss terms.  (720) 646-8724

I understand that unless otherwise specified in writing, the Author makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the accuracy of the information, content, materials, products or other services included or otherwise made available to me through any format of the InterNACHI Narrative Library.  I agree to release, indemnify and hold harmless Kenton Howe Shepard and Consul Inc. for any losses or damages associated with the use of this product. Kenton Howe Shepard and Consul Inc. disclaim any and all responsibility for any losses or claims arising from the use of the InterNACHI Narrative Library content. I expressly agree that the use of the InterNACHI Narrative Library content is at my sole risk. By reviewing these materials and/or purchasing any materials from Consul Inc. and/or Kenton Howe Shepard, I hereby agree to the above-stated Terms and Conditions. 

Also available in other versions here

Home Inspection Report Writing Guide (PDF)
Log Home Inspection Checklist (PDF)
Expert Witness Contract Template (PDF)

InterNACHI Asphalt Shingle Defect Recognition Guide (PDF)
InterNACHI Field Guide for the Inspection of Tile Roofs (PDF)
InterNACHI Field Guide for the Inspection of Wood Roofs (PDF)
InterNACHI Field Guide for the Inspection of Slate Roofs (PDF)
InterNACHI Roof Field Guide Total Package (PDFs)

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