Inspection Services that we offer:
What to expect: Whenever possible, the roofing inspection will take place from on the roof. We will check for any damaged or missing shingles, any potential leaks, ventilation, flashing, gutters, and an overall condition of the roof. Observations on top of the roof will be verified by entering the attic whenever possible to ensure no past or present leaks, proper ventilation, proper insulation, and verify the roof structure from in the attic.
What to expect: The exterior inspection will cover everything from grading and drainage of water away from the house to the exterior lighting and outlets. The foundation will be inspected both inside and outside the house, as much as is visible. Exterior outlets, lights, siding, trim, doors, windows, sidewalks, decks and porches will all be inspected. We will enter crawlspaces whenever safe to do so to check the foundation.
What to expect: The interior inspection will cover a variety of things. As for the electrical items, it will check to see that outlets are wired correctly, grounded, and GFCI protected where needed. It will check that lights work, switches function as they should, and that appliances are working. We will check the fuse box to make sure wiring is correct. On the plumbing side we will check for leaks, functional water flow both in and out of the house, proper draining, and ensure there are not cross connections in plumbing. We will inspect both the heating and cooling systems to make sure the adequate and performing well. We will check the interior walls, floors, ceilings. We will check windows and doors to make sure they open, close, and lock like they should. We will check for any overall safety concerns and make the buyer aware of them.
Foundation and Substructure
What to expect: The foundation will be inspected from both the inside as well as the outside to gain as much understanding as possible. Whenever it is safe, the crawlspace and or basement will be entered to check flooring and foundation.
Radon Screening – Coming Soon