ScribeWare Education

ScribeWare co-founder Dylan Chalk started sharing his knowledge to the home inspection community through a blog, podcast, and continuing education classes long before he and his buddy Steve Lamb started to build the best inspection software that could be built. And he doesn’t plan on stopping anytime soon. The reality is that sharing professional best practices with the home inspection community at large is central to the whole point of ScribeWare: build the best inspection report software, and build it with templates, pre-written comments, and prompts, so that it actually helps inspectors be better at their job. 

Work smarter, not harder.

Many jurisdictions have requirements that involve filling out standardized PDF forms.   ScribeWare has powerful functionality to help complete and publish these forms.  This article provides a detailed walkthrough on

This is a simple question that should have a simple answer, but a tangle of national and local building codes, energy codes, manufacturers’ installation requirements, and even the age of

Can CSST Gas Piping Be Run Through Concrete?

I ran into this the other day on a 1950’s era house that was fairly meticulously updated by a builder. The renovation work was not done as a flip or

Associating Library Entries to Templates

A fundamental but indispensable skill that throws off many Scribers is learning to associate library entries to their report templates. Maybe you’ve just created a new library entry in the

InspectIt Users, Switch to ScribeWare!

InspectIt is closing down on June 31st.   And we know how difficult it is to switch software.  We’re here to help make it as easy as possible! With ScribeWare,

The syncing of data, images, and videos usually happens behind the scenes automatically and without a hitch. If you are working in the field on a mobile device and you

Understanding the ScribeWare Template

What is a Template? Another way to think of a ScribeWare template is that it is the starting place you would like to serve up to you or your company

Photo Annotation for iOS Devices

One of the things I love best about ScribeWare is the community of inspectors working together to help each other. One of the features we are hoping to improve is

How to Optimize Voice-to-Text for Home Inspection and the Power of Airplane Mode Using Voice To Text to Write Your Building Inspection Reports Often considered the Holy Grail for inspection

Custom header color ScribeWare

Difficulty  2/5 Creating custom home inspection reports is easy with ScribeWare.  But what if you want to change the look of your report and customize it for your business,

This article is designed as a series of tutorial videos to walk anyone through the steps needed to write great home inspection reports. Once you download your ScribeWare trial, play

Got Mold?

Reporting on mold conditions noted during a home inspection can be tricky for myriad reasons. There is no one way to go about writing a mold comment and likely many