About Us

Villa Home Inspections has been servicing the Los Angeles County, Orange County & San Bernardino County since 1998*. We understand that the purchase or sale of your home is one of the most important transactions you will ever make. Our goal is to provide you with the most detailed home inspection & report to aid you in making an informed decision. We take pride in answering any questions you may have before, during & after your home inspection.

*We do not service the City Of Pasadena

Meet Our Inspectors

Tony Escamilla, Owner and Inspector at Villa Home Inspections

Tony Escamilla, Owner/Home Inspector

 Tony Escamilla is the founder of Villa Home Inspections. His easy going personality and expertise makes him a top-notch certified inspector. With a background as a general contractor since 2000, Tony has been in the construction industry for many more years. His experience ranges in the trades from electrical, carpentry, plumbing and general remodeling. It was a natural transition into home inspection.  Tony has an extensive education in building construction & inspection. The combination of education along with field experience, and his knack for troubleshooting defects makes Tony a well rounded home inspector. He has personally performed over 8,000 inspections throughout the Los Angeles, Orange and San Bernardino Counties. 

Licenses & Certifications

  • NACHI Certified Home Inspector*
  • NACHI Certified Roofing Inspector*
  • Certified Inspector, ICC** California Residential Building Inspector 
  • Certified Inspector, ICC** California Commercial Building Inspector 
  • Certified Inspector, ICC** Property Maintenance and Housing Inspector 
  • Certified Inspector - Pasadena City College Construction Inspection Program
  • General Contractors License #780464 since June 2000 
  • Certified CACEO - Code Enforcement Officer 
  • Certified CAL OES - California Office of Emergency Services, Safety Assessment Program Evaluator (post disaster structure inspection) 
  • CERT Certified (Community Emergency Response Team) - FEMA 


*NACHI (International Association of Certified Home Inspectors
**ICC (International Code Council) is the organization which writes the building codes throughout the country. These codes are then adopted by the states and ultimately handed down to the local municipalities. California building codes were written by the ICC. 

Personal Interests

Besides being a certified home inspector, in his spare time, Tony is an avid photographer and is involved with the American Cancer Society where he was the Relay for Life Arcadia chairman. He has also been the Vice President and Board Member of Rebuilding Together San Gabriel Valley Foothills which rehabilitates homes for the needy, disabled and veterans. 

Loren McClanahan, Inspector at Villa Home Inspections

Loren McClanahan, Inspector

Loren McClanahan started in the construction industry at 14 years old pouring concrete foundations. Loren has been in the construction industry for over 22 years. He has also comes from the water industry working for a Municipal Water District in Encinitas CA for over 10 years. He has extensive experience in sales, customer service, and marketing. His experience ranges in the trades from installing/repairing water mains and pipelines, concrete foundations, electrical, carpentry, flooring, plumbing and general remodeling. The combination of education along with field experience makes Loren a well rounded and qualified home inspector.


Loren’s personable nature and genuine interest in our clients ensures that everyone will receive the best service possible.

Licenses & Certifications

  • NACHI Certified Home Inspector*
  • NACHI Certified Roofing Inspector
  • NACHI Certified Electrical Inspector
  • NACHI Certified HVAC Inspector


*NACHI (International Association of Certified Home Inspectors)

Personal Interests

Besides being a certified home inspector, in his spare time, Loren is also very much involved in the Fitness Industry. He is a Certified Personal Trainer and Fitness Coach. Loren has been involved in the fitness lifestyle and industry for 20+ years. He has experience in powerlifting, the Scottish Highland Games, muscle development, weight loss, toning and sculpting, and endurance training. He loves helping people transform their lives and bodies in a healthy way, training the body to be strong in everyday life.

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