Trained Eye


Inspector Qualifications

Trained Eye Home Inspection Ltd. President and Chief Inspector, Ari Marantz, has completed over 3500 inspections since 1999. Ari is a Registered Home Inspector (RHI) with The Canadian Association of Home and Property Inspectors (CAHPI) Manitoba, an ASHI Certified Inspector (ACI) with the American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI).  Ari is also a member of the Manitoba Building Envelope Council (MBEC).

Prior to establishing Trained Eye Home Inspection Ltd., Ari worked as a General contactor for over 15 years specializing in residential and commercial renovations. Ari contracted and supervised hundreds of renovation projects, working with skilled trades, sub-contractors, inspectors, architects and engineers.

Awards & Appointments

CAHPI National Honour Role
           November 2013
Stephen Greenford Award - Highest National award for a Canadian Home Inspector (CAHPI National)
           October 2008
Certificate of Appreciation - Canada Mortgage & Housing Corporation (CMHC) - for contributions to the National Certification Program for Home Inspectors
           September 2008
Chair, National Certification Authority (National Certification Program)
March 2007 - July 2007
CAHPI Association Service Award
CAHPI National Board of Directors
1999 - 2010
CAHPI National Vice - President
          2004 - 2008
CAHPI Manitoba Past President
2014 - Present
CAHPI Manitoba President
2005 - 2014
CAHPI Manitoba Vice - President
2003 & 2004
Chair, CAHPI Manitoba P. R. Committee
2001 - 2003
Chair, CAHPI National Chair National Conference Committee
2004 - 2007
CAHPI National Bylaws Committee
2003 - 2004
CHIBO II (Canadian Home Inspectors & Building Officials) - Certification Implementation Project
2005 - 2006

Education & Continuing Education

B. Sc. University of Manitoba, 1984

Graduate of Carson Dunlop Home Inspection Training Program, 1998

Author of Winnipeg Free Press “Ask the Inspector” column 2000 - Present.

Member - Manitoba Building Envelope Council, 2003 - Present

CMHC Indoor Air Quality Seminar, 2004

CMHC Radon Information Seminar, 2010

Hundreds of hours of educational seminars at various Home Inspection Conferences, building science seminars, CMHC seminars, and other plumbing, heating, electrical, mechanical, and roofing seminars.




P.O. Box 69021
#110-2025 Corydon Ave
Winnipeg, MB
R3P 2G9