What Is The Deal With Home Inspections?

    Ever wonder what a home inspection entails? Listen to Jason Collins give some info on what to expect with a home inspection as home buyers.

    Here are some general home inspection items you can expect during the process:

    Structural Elements

    • Construction of walls, ceilings, floors, roof and foundation.

    Exterior Evaluation.

    • Wall covering, landscaping, grading, elevation, drainage, driveways, fences, sidewalks, fascia, trim, doors, windows, lights and exterior receptacles.

    Roof and Attic.

    • Framing, ventilation, type of roof construction, flashing and gutters. It does not include a guarantee of roof condition nor a roof certification.

    Plumbing.

    • Identification of pipe materials used for potable, drain, waste and vent pipes. including condition. Toilets, showers, sinks, faucets and traps. It does not include a sewer inspection.

    Systems and Components.

    • Water heaters, furnaces, air conditioning, duct work, chimney, fireplace and sprinklers.

    Electrical.

    • Main panel, circuit breakers, types of wiring, grounding, exhaust fans, receptacles, ceiling fans and light fixtures.

    Appliances.

    • Dishwasher, range and oven, built-in microwaves, garbage disposal and, yes, even smoke detectors.

    Garage

    • Slab, walls, ceiling, vents, entry, firewall, garage door, openers, lights, receptacles, exterior, windows and roof.

     

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