WHAT IS A HOME INSPECTION?
A Home Inspection is a thorough, comprehensive check of the house. It’s an organized review of all the building systems including:
This exhaustive examination can take over three hours. It requires keen observation and deduction. The inspection is almost entirely visual. No holes are drilled; no floors are cut. Only readily available openings are explored. Still, problems can exist behind walls and ceiling finishes. The trained and experienced Inspector can delve into what’s seen and identify its root cause. After the inspection you get a written report that documents the building condition. You know the shape of the house, have a fair idea of the cost of any needed work and can make informed decisions about the house.