Why should I get a home inspection?
A home inspection is important to make sure your home is safe and its components will function properly. A home inspection can reveal problems that can add expenses to your budget.
What is included in a typical home inspection?
Doors, windows, walls, ceilings, floors, electrical switches and outlets for polarity and proper grounding. Water plumbing connections for corrosion and leaks . Proper drainage and flow of waste water, heating and cooling system as to their function and usefulness, Gas main and distribution system, hot water system, electrical system, foundation basement and crawl spaces. presence of unwanted rodents and insects.
Exterior of the home
The roof covering and its flashing and ventilation, chimney, vents, gutters, downspouts, flashing, skylights, siding, windows, doors, decks, porches, exterior foundation, electrical connections to the home and grounds, lights and outlets, steps, driveway, retaining walls, proper grading and vegetation that has a negative impact on the home. Signs of unwanted rodents and insects.
What can I do to improve my home?
Our inspection report will give you a better idea on what improvements your home needs and recommendations to save money, energy, and who can do the repairs.