The following is a minimum list of items that I will inspect.
Structural and Mechanical Inspection -
The structural and mechanical inspection includes a visual inspection of the foundation, plumbing, electrical, walls, doors and windows, attic, water heater, heating and cooling equipment and ducting among other things.
Every accessible square foot of the house is inspected, including crawlspaces and 1st story roofs. My inspection process and report includes a great deal of educational information about the condition of the following systems:
Roof, vents, flashings and trim
Gutters and downspouts
Skylight, chimney and other roof penetrations
Decks, stoops, porches, walkways and railings
Eaves, soffit and fascia
Grading and drainage
Foundation and accessible crawlspace
Main water shut-off valves
Water heating system
Interior plumbing fixtures and faucets
Electrical service line and meter box
Main disconnect and service amperage
Electrical panels, breakers and fuses
Grounding and bonding
GFCIs and AFCIs
Fireplace damper, door and hearth
Insulation and ventilation
Garage doors, safety sensors and openers
Built in Appliances
And much more...
Digital Home Inspection Photos will be inserted into the report when applicable!