About Gray Home Inspections

Austin Gray

Austin Gray—InterNACHI Certified Professional Inspector (CPI)®

Born and raised in Jacksonville, Austin Gray is the owner and inspector of Gray Home Inspections Inc. For much of his life, Austin has held an immense passion for the construction and housing industries. After a personal experience with a bad home inspector, Austin decided that he wanted to pursue a career as an inspector who wouldn’t take shortcuts. That’s why Gray Home Inspections is dedicated to providing a complete, detail-oriented service that will leave clients satisfied and better prepared to buy a home.

InterNACHI Certified Professional Inspector
InterNACHI Certified

Otto Gruhn—InterNACHI Certified Professional Inspector (CPI)®

Born and raised in Ponte Vedra Florida, Otto Gruhn is a licensed Certified Professional Home Inspector through the renowned InterNACHI training program in the state of Florida. Otto started his career working for his father as a utility contractor. Otto gained a unique skill set and knowledge on residential and commercial underground utilities. After obtaining his Bachelors Degree from the University of North Florida, Otto became an events project manager, travelling the world. On his days off, he would perform insurance inspections on apartment complexes. This is where he developed a passion for home inspections. Working with Gray Home Inspections was the perfect transition into the home inspection profession. Otto is dedicated to continuing education and perfecting his craft and has a proven track record.

In his downtime, Otto likes to spend time with his family, his dog, Lincoln and any outdoor activities.

Jacob Tolley- Certified Rating Inspector

Born and raised near Jackson Tennessee, Jacob Tolley is a Certified Rating Field Inspector. Growing up in the construction industry, Jacob has learned a variety of skill sets attained through different positions held in the construction industry. Continuing his depth of knowledge, Jacob has transitioned into the Inspection profession with Gray Home Inspections being the perfect fit for him.

In his free time, Jacob enjoys golf, basketball, going to the beach with his family, and boating activities

Proficiency Through Experience

Before Austin became a professional home inspector, he spent time in related trades that provided a foundation of knowledge that has been an undeniable asset to the work he does today. Austin’s father is a building designer, who he worked under as a draftsman for many years. This is where Austin first developed his passion for homes and gained a solid understanding of the way that they’re constructed. Austin obtained his associates degree in building and construction management while working full time as a plumbing contractor, becoming proficient with one of the most important systems of a home.

There for You During an Important Time

Gray Home Inspections is committed to quality service, going above and beyond to help you make a secure investment. You’re encouraged to attend your inspection, and in order to make it as convenient as possible, we offer weekend and evening appointments by request. Austin makes sure to take the time to answer any questions that you may have during the process—as well as over the phone days or weeks after the inspection has been completed.

In his spare time, Austin enjoys spending time with his wife, daughter, and his labrador Lucy. Together, they like to travel or take the boat out for a relaxing day on the water.


At Gray Home Inspections Inc., we value the satisfaction that comes from making a sound investment when buying a home. We’re here to help you assess the condition of a property so that you can make a completely informed decision. Contact us today to request an inspection.