Diamond Head Home Inspections, LLC.

Diamond Head Home Inspections is evolving the home inspection process.  By seamlessly communicating the art form of the inspection process, the recipient of our generated inspection report has a greater understanding of the important structural elements of the house.  As a result a buyer or seller can make a clearer and more informed decision about their property. It is our desire to offer you Peace of Mind in Paradise when making your real estate decisions.

Leadership Team


Daniel Smith – President of Diamond Head Home Inspections
Integrity, transparency and professionalism are the foundation of Daniel’s work and the company he leads.  Daniel’s background in operations, complex project management and exemplary customer service was built over years of professional experience in both Los Angeles and Honolulu.  Daniel is detail-focused and deeply passionate about helping his clients gain the insights they need to make smart real estate investments.

Originally born in Los Angeles, California, Daniel was active in athletics year-round throughout his childhood and teenage years.  He learned the definition of hard work and dedication along with the ability to work with people from all walks of life from his parents—officers in the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.  While attending Pitzer College, Member of the Claremont Colleges, Daniel met his wife, Christine Matsuda, a local girl from Kaimuki in Honolulu, Hawaii.  Daniel competes each season as an outrigger canoe paddler between beach days and soccer games with his two young sons.   He has studied and completed his certifications with InterNachi (interNACHI.org).  


Adam Lock – Vice President of Diamond Head Home Inspections
Passion for building personal relationships, dedication and loyalty are the keys to Adam’s approach to doing business at Diamond Head Home Inspections. Adam has an extensive background in customer service and operational management.

Adam hails from Lansing, Michigan where he learned the meaning of hard work and discipline from his first job in the 6th grade as a caddie.  His father, a foreman at auto body shop, imparted the tireless effort required to be successful in any industry.  His mother’s dedication to family is the blueprint that Adam lives by today.  He enjoys being active in outdoor activities, especially surfing.  If he’s not outdoors, you can find him supporting young chefs in Hawaii’s emerging culinary scene.  Adam is certified with InterNACHI, the leader in home inspection training and certification.


Robert Melton – Lead Inspector of Diamond Head Home Inspections
Originally from Chattanooga, Tennessee, Robert has an extensive background in construction and detailed inspection protocols.  He has a highly attuned ability to identify concerns and find solutions for prospective buyers and real estate professionals during the home inspection process.  Crediting his southern charm and considerable experience in the customer service industry, Robert has regularly exceeded expectations of his clients, gaining widespread recognition.  Many who have worked with Robert acknowledge his passion for his craft and leadership skills. 

With his team-first attitude and ability mentor others, Robert has become the Lead Inspector for Diamond Head Home Inspections. Robert is certified with InterNACHI, the leading training and coaching network in the home inspection industry.


Sean Garvey - Founder of Diamond Head Home Inspections
Born in Phoenix, Arizona where he spent years working under the sun learning the tools of entrepreneurship from his family business.  He studied everything he could get his hands on, including construction, and ultimately he obtained his degree in Marketing from Arizona State University.  In 2005 he moved to Honolulu where his attention turned to service based businesses.  Excelling as a people person, Sean grew as a notable service professional, and with over 15 years of sales and service experience he became a business consultant focusing on the intricacies of excellent service, project management, and marketing.  As suggested by one of his entrepreneurial mentors, he began his Home Inspector apprenticeship with Cub's Home Inspection, in Arizona, in 2013 and additionally studied and completed his certifications with the American Home Inspectors Training Institute (AHIT) and interNACHI.org.  As an avid CrossFit athlete, triathlete, surfer, student, and educator, Sean knows that preparation and attention to detail are the difference between success and failure.