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About My Inspections

When you check with other inspection companies, they give you a quote for a “General Building Inspection.” Just what does that mean? Who knows. The only thing I can tell you with confidence is that my inspections are anything BUT general!!


My Property Inspections Are Comprehensive and Will Tell You Everything You Need to Know. I’ll even provide you with Thermal Imaging at NO EXTRA CHARGE!
  • Two inspectors for the price of one! Yes, you will have my services PLUS the eyes of another Certified Inspector at no extra charge!
  • Exterior grounds, drainage and utility feeds to the property.
  • The condition of the exterior finish and materials.
  • Decks, patios, porches, stoops, sun rooms.
  • Driveways, walkways and exterior stairs.
  • The roof, attic, vents, flashing, trim, gutters, downspouts, chimneys, eaves, skylights, soffits and fascia.
  • Decks, stoops, porches, walkways and railings.
  • Basement, foundation, crawl space and framing.
  • Water penetration and foundation movement.
  • Interior electrical systems, main disconnect and service amperage.
  • Electrical service line and meter box.
  • Electrical panels, breakers and fuses.
  • GFCI’s and AFCI’s grounding and bonding .
  • Interior plumbing systems, fixtures and faucets.
  • Main water shut-off valve.
  • Drainage sump pumps and accessible floats.
  • Furnace or boilers and cooling systems.
  • Carbon monoxide and combustible gases.
  • Water heating system.
  • Ventilation and Insulation.
  • Fireplaces, damper door and hearth.
  • Carpet, appliances, lighting, flooring and bath fixtures.
  • The condition of interior walls, floors and ceiling finishes.
  • Windows and doors.
  • Garage and laundry areas.
  • Garage doors, safety sensors and openers.
  • Kitchen and bathrooms.
  • The structural integrity of the home.
  • And many, many more too numerous to list here.
My Optional Inspection Services Will Isolate and Test Specific Concerns.
  • Complete mold testing.
  • Allergen testing.
  • Complete water testing.
  • Limited Lead paint testing.
  • Pest Inspections.
  • Asbestos testing.
  • Septic testing.
  • Carbon monoxide testing.
  • Specific item or system testing/inspection, such as boilers, furnaces, foundations, roofing, chimneys, etc.
  • Safety checks.
  • Radon.
  • And much more! If you don’t see it here, ask.
Find out more about my additional services here.

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