National Oilheat Research Alliance (Alexandria, Va.) has announced a partnership with The American Society of Home Inspectors, the largest and most respected national professional organization of home inspectors in the nation. ASHI is an organization of independent, professional home inspectors. ASHI Associates work their way to ASHI Certified Inspector status as they meet rigorous requirements, including passing a comprehensive, written technical exam and performing a minimum of 250 professional, fee-paid home inspections conducted in accordance with the ASHI Standards of Practice and Code of Ethics. Through this partnership, NORA customers gain access to the largest and most trusted network of home inspectors – an important step in the buying and selling process that can ultimately help consumers make a more informed purchasing decision. Partnering with ASHI confirms NORA’s commitment to bringing consumers and professionals together, in a unique way that really enables both groups to take action and make better buying decisions. ‘We are extremely happy to partner with such a respected organization,” stated John Huber, president of NORA.