This is a comprehensive visual inspection of the accessible areas, components and systems of the building. Its purpose is to report on the function and safety of the components inspected. This type of inspection addresses the grade and drainage, steps, decks and porches, foundation, exterior and interior structure, roof structure and covering, exterior wall cladding, interior walls and ceilings, first floor system, columns and beams, windows and doors, electrical, plumbing, heating and cooling systems.
Most inspections take approximately 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 hours to complete. The client is encouraged to accompany the Inspector during the inspection. At the completion of the inspection you will receive a copy of the report. The Inspector will review the findings with you and answer any questions you may have. Photos of your home and technical information pertaining to your purchase will be forwarded to you upon completion.
Click the link below to see a sample report. All of our reports are delivered via the web through our HomeGauge software. The web delivery allows us to include videos and other interactive items which give you a complete picture of the property being inspected.
View the videos on this page to learn more about home inspections for home sellers and home buyers.