As an experienced inspector Doug prepares your Home Inspection Reports with easy-to-read details, conditions of every major component from the roof to the basement
, major and minor deficiencies
and any major expenditures necessary.
Also tells you what to watch out for
and provides helpful home preservation tips
and safety concerns.
- Needed for knowledge & negotiating you real estate contract.
A home inspection is a visual process where all of the items typically used within a home are tested and/or operated to verify proper operation or installation. Doors and windows are opened and closed, roofing materials inspected, air-conditioning and heating systems operated. The Inspector will fill the sinks and tub(s), run the shower(s), and flush the toilets. All the while making notes on the condition and operation of the components tested. Upon completion a report will be distributed to you
"Four Point Inspection" Needed for homeowners insurance - focuses only on four main areas of interest in a home:
1. HVAC (Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning)
2. Electrical wiring and panels
3. Plumbing connections and fixtures
Wind Mitigation - Needed for homeowners insurance
If you will not have a Wind Mitigation Inspection done on your home, you are will and mostly are paying too much for your homeowners insurance policy.
Roof Certification -
Citizen insurance now requires Roof Condition Certification inspections or proof of roof re-placement upon renewal for homes of certain ages All roofs must be in good condition with no damage or visible signs of leaks to be eligible for coverage with Citizens.
Wood Destroying Organism Inspections
Wood destroying insects and other organisms can cause serious problems in the wood structural components of a house and may go undetected for a long period of time.