• Homeowners

  • Our basic house inspection includes the following:

    • Structural Components- Foundations, Crawl space & Structure for soundness & evidence of moisture penetration
    • Exterior Components-Siding, trim, flashing, stairs, porches, railings, soffit, fascia,              
    • Roofing-Flashings, Chimneys, downspouts, vents, and the general structure of the roof system
    • Plumbing-pipes, fixtures, faucets, water heaters and fuel storage systems
    • Electrical-outside entrance wire, Panel & visible wiring. Verify all GFI's work properly
    • Heating-equipment, system using normal operating controls, describe the energy source and heating method, and report as in need of repair including all duct work
    • Cooling-inspect the central cooling system using normal operating controls and note if any issues
    • Fireplace-inspect the fireplace for and open and close damper, cracks in brick, chimney inspection. 
    • Interior-inspect a number of the doors and windows, walls, ceilings, and floors

    Additional recommended services (fees) available:

    • Basements
    • Multiple unit inspections
    • Mileage based on location of inspection 
    • Termite and pest inspections 
    • Carbon Monoxide Testing (CO) (2016)
    • Radon Testing
    • SF in excess of 4,000 SF

    Benefits

    • We assure the inspection of and report on, over 400 items
    • We deliver a detailed report to you before we leave the house
    • We point out major and minor deficiencies to give you the complete picture on your new home's condition
    • We identify any major expenditures coming up so you can budget these potential expenses
    • We identify any potential safety hazards present
    • We show you how various systems work
    • We review and explain the conditions found