Foundation & Exterior
Roof & Interior
Electrical & HVAC
Plumbing & Appliances
Without a sound foundation, the rest of a home’s systems are sure to become compromised and ultimately fail…… or worse. Determining a foundation’s adequacy is one of the key elements of a home inspection because everything else rests on it.
The causes and effects of failures in materials and installations can radiate beyond the area specific to their application. A careful inspection of the exterior of a home will expose numerous defects across a range of the home’s most crucial systems.
It keeps the elements at bay but can take a beating in the process, making it one of the more perishable systems of a home. We’ll diagnose the roofs ability to keep the structure of the home and everything inside of it safe.
Much like the exterior, adverse conditions stemming from construction on the other side of the sheetrock can manifest themselves inside the home. Interpreting these signs can speak volumes on what otherwise might go undiscovered.
Perhaps one of the least well understood systems by an average home owner, and definitely one of the most potentially dangerous. We take it for granted dozens of times every day that our homes’ electrical system will supply us with adequate and SAFE energy but that may not necessarily be the case. Our comprehensive review will expose any hazardous conditions that may exist, giving you the peace of mind to confidently move forward.
A heating and cooling systems ability to operate efficiently and furnish comfortable conditions relies several individual components working in unison. If one or more of these components is operating below acceptable standards, conditions of the interior climate of the home will reflect it. Possible defects in gas furnaces will also carry far greater implications than just mild levels of discomfort, dangerous ones.
The negative implications of failures in the plumbing system generally tend to apply more toward the structure of the home rather than the well being of it’s occupants, but not entirely. Water damage from malfunctioning lines and fixtures if left unchecked can cause cosmetic damage as well as undermine the structural integrity of a home. And if present, we will go over the home’s gas supply system to make sure everything is as it should be.
Any permanently installed or “conveyable” appliances will be checked for adequate performance and safety controls to ensure efficient and safe operation.