Roof shingles and flashings are inspected for signs of wear
Attic insulation is evaluated
Roof sheathing is checked with moisture meter for signs of leakage
Furnace is checked with gas sniffer for carbon monoxide
Electrical panel is throughly examined for signs of faulty wiring
This home inspection
report is designed to do three things:
1.) Evaluation of the present condition
of the home
2.) Identify potential future
problems and what you can expect as far as future repairs costs.
3.) Serve as a maintenance guide
for future care of your home
report will give you a better understanding of the present condition
of the major components in the home. You are encouraged to be present
for the inspection and to follow the inspector as we take your home for
a “test drive”. We will check the roof, gutters, chimneys, walls, trim,
windows, doors, porches, decks, driveway and walkways, foundation, basement,
crawl spaces, all structural components, attic, insulation, plumbing system,
heating system, and electrical system, along with countless other items
in the home. you will recieve this comprehensive report on the spot.
This report is
also designed to give you an idea of what may need repairing or replacing
in the future and what you can expect to pay. Purchasing a home is a
major investment and having expensive repairs after moving in can be devastating.
Knowing ahead of time, however, what repairs will probably be needed, you
will be better prepared to deal with them.
Upon closing and moving
into your home with a far better understanding of its condition, this report
will help you in maintaining your investment. By following through
this report, you will find what to look for and how to prevent and correct
many items. You will find numerous maintenance referrals on the
page of this site. Proper maintenance of your home is essential because
many major repairs can be avoided if proper preventative maintenance
The best home buyer is an
educated one. Follow me through the inspection process and learn
all you can about every aspect of your home. Your house is your largest investment...
Would you buy a used car without taking it for a test drive? Absolutely
not! We offer flexible hours, a full line of inspection
services, and competitive rates.