Thorough, Independent, Affordable.
Structural System: Foundation, framing, probing for deterioration, under-floor crawl space or basement area, floor, wall, ceiling and roof structure, and attic.
Exterior: Wall covering, flashing and trim, exterior doors, attached decks, balconies, stoops, steps, porches, and their associated railings. Eaves, soffits, fascias, vegetation, grading, surface drainage, and retaining walls. Walkways, patios, and driveways.
Roof System: Roof covering, drainage system, flashings, skylights, chimneys, and roof penetrations.
Plumbing System: Interior water supply and distribution systems, fixtures and faucets, drains, waste and vent systems, sump pumps and related piping.
Electrical System: Service drop, service entrance conductors, cables, and raceways. Service equipment and main disconnects, service grounding, interior components of service panels and sub-panels. Conductors and over-current protection devices. Representative number of lighting fixtures, switches, receptacles, ground and arc fault circuit interrupters.
Heating System: Installed heating equipment and vent systems, and chimneys.
Air Conditioning System: Installed central and through-wall cooling equipment.
Interior: Walls, ceilings, floors, steps, stairways, railings, countertops and a representative number of installed cabinets, doors, and windows. Garage doors and openers.
Insulation and Ventilation: Insulation, vapor retarders in unfinished spaces, ventilation of attics and foundation areas, and mechanical ventilation systems.
Fireplaces and Solid Fuel Burning Appliances: System components, vent systems, and chimneys.