Justin Marler

Justin is a fourth generation builder and an expert in home improvement, energy efficiency, residential construction, and property inspections. His 20 years of experience in the building trade began in a monastery in Alaska where he learned carpentry from monks, and helped design and build a monastery cloister. Since then Justin’s experience has ranged from residential remodeling, to fixing and flipping real estate properties, to residential building using sustainable green building practices. As a full-time home inspector, having performed over 2,000 inspections and energy audits, Justin combines his diverse background with a high level of professionalism. He founded Square House in 2009.

Licence & Certifications
Professional Home Inspector: TREC license #9846
Termite/WDI Inspector: TDA Certified Applicator #560753
Energy Auditor: RESNET HERS Rater
(512) 828-1980


Ryan Jones

Ryan has a background in the trades, light renovation and running small businesses. After graduating high school Ryan worked as a cabinetmaker for 5 years and eventually became the operations manager for a small company where he managed employees and was head of customer relations. For years Ryan did light remodeling on the side just for fun. In 2015 he decided to make the leap into the inspection industry and graduated from Better School of Building Inspection. Ryan lives in South Austin with his wife and three children.

Licence & Certifications
Professional Inspector: TREC license #21814
Termite/WDI Inspector: TDA Termite Technician #740387
(512) 921-7473


Fadi El-Assad

Fadi has a background as a professional home builder, carpenter, and furniture builder. Before joining Square House, for over 8 years he worked alongside the best craftsmen and fabricators in Austin on high-end new construction and remodels, ranging from rough-in to fine finish work, and everything in between. He attended the University of North Texas in his hometown of Denton.  Fadi has been a resident of Austin for over a decade, where he lives with his wife and young daughter.

Licence & Certifications
Real Estate Inspector: TREC license #21861
Termite/WDI Inspector: TDA Termite Technician #734728
(512) 496-4835

Joshua Hubert

Josh is a second generation craftsman with an incredible eye for detail and a passion for safety. Josh's career began learning the intricacies of blue prints and building from the ground up while traveling the world installing satellite antennas for commercial and military operations. Marriage and a baby lead him to the less travel-dependent field of industrial maintenance, where he managed crews in various roles while earning his industrial electrical degree. Josh applies his varied experience and background as  Profession Home Inspector.

Licence & Certifications
Professional Inspector: TREC license #22775
Termite/WDI Inspector: TDA Termite Technician #774358
(512) 810-5321

Nova Marler

As office manager, Nova takes care of all business matters so the inspectors can focus on inspecting. She enjoys taking care of all our client's inspection needs with the goal of making things go as smooth as possible. Nova has years of retail management experience and loves working with people. 

(512) 483-1225