Your home inspection will include a thorough and detailed inspection of the following areas, as well as a printed report:

Roofing Systems

• Roof Coverings
• Flashings
• Skylights, Chimneys and Roof Penetrations
• Roof Drainage Systems

 

Exterior

• Wall Cladding Flashing and Trim
• Doors
• Windows
• Decks, Balconies, Stoops, Steps, Area-ways, Porches, Patio/Cover and Applicable Railings
• Vegetation, Grading, Drainage, Driveways, Patio Floor, Walkways and Retaining Walls
• Eaves, Soffits and Fascias

 

Garage

• Ceilings
• Walls
• Floor
• Door(s)
• Occupant Door
• Door Operators

 

Interiors

• Ceilings
• Walls
• Floors
• Steps, Stairway, Balconies and Railings
• Counters and Cabinets
• Doors
• Windows

 

Structural Components

• Foundations, Basement and Crawlspace
• Walls
• Columns or Piers
• Floors
• Ceilings
• Roof Structure and Attic

 

Plumbing System

• Plumbing Drain, Waste and Vent Systems
• Plumbing Water Supply, Distribution System and Fixtures
• Hot Water Systems, Controls, Chimneys, Flues and Vents
• Main Water Shut-off Device
• Fuel Storage and Distribution Systems
• Main Fuel Shut Off
• Sump Pump

 

Electrical System

• Service Entrance Conductors
• Service and Grounding Equipment, Main Overcurrent Device, Main and Distribution Panels
• Branch Circuit Conductors, Overcurrent Devices and Compatibility of their Amperage and Voltage
• Connected Devices and Fixtures
• Polarity and Grounding of Receptacles Operation of GFCI (Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters)
• Location of Main and Distribution Panels
• Smoke Detectors
• Carbon Monoxide Detectors

 

Heating/Central Air Conditioning

• Heating Equipment
• Normal Operating Controls
• Automatic Safety Controls
• Distribution Systems
• Presence of Installed Heat Source in Each Room
• Chimneys, Flues and Vents
• Solid Fuel Heating Devices (Fireplaces, Wood stove)
• Gas/LP Firelogs and Fireplaces
• Cooling and Air Handler Equipment
• Normal Operating Controls
• Presence of Installed Cooling Source in Each Room

 

Insulation and Ventilation

• Insulation in Attic
• Insulation under Floor System
• Ventilation of Attic and Foundation Areas
• Venting Systems
• Ventilation Fans and Thermostatic Controls in Attic

 

Built In Kitchen Appliances

• Dishwasher
• Ranges/Ovens/Cooktops
• Range Hood
• Trash Compactor
• Food Waste Container
• Microwave

 

 

 

home warranty

I provide a 1-year home warranty. This will protect you as homeowners from structural issues and other issues that may arise.I provide a one-year contractual guarantee that should certain appliances or mechanical systems fail due to normal wear and tear during the coverage period, those items will be repaired or replaced, subject to a small deductible.

Pool Inspections

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