We have the tools and knowledge to inspect the following (and more!):

  • Water meter
  • Gas meter
  • Driveways and sidewalks (checking for trip hazards)
  • Gutters and downspouts
  • Roof covering, soffit, ventilation, drip edge, and all penetrations including vents and roof jacks, and flues
  • Flashing
  • Frieze, fascia, cornice, and all exterior trim
  • Exterior and interior walls
  • Weep holes at exterior brick veneer and lintels
  • Windows, screens, and blinds
  • Exterior and interior caulking
  • Foundation: besides the visual inspection, elevations are measured with a gas filled, digital Zip Level
  • Hose bibbs/anti-siphon devices
  • Static water pressure reading and functional flow testing
  • Drainage and grading
  • All doors, hardware, weather stripping, jambs, and thresholds
  • Door bells
  • Exterior and interior lighting fixtures
  • Electrical service panel, subpanels, service entrance, electric meter, GFCI  protection, ARC fault protection, ground rod and clamp, and bonding
  • All receptacles (110v and 220v)
  • Fireplaces, dampers, mantles, hearths, surrounds, and gas valves
  • Chimneys, stacks, caps, crowns, and spark arrestors
  • Fences and gates
  • Decks, patios, and all flat work
  • Water heaters
  • Furnaces
  • A.C. systems, service disconnect, return air, thermostat, and differential between air return and HVAC registers
  • All appliances including cooktop, range, oven, dishwasher, trash compactor, central vacuum, microwave oven
  • Garages, overhead doors and openers, auto-reverse tension, sensors, and door opener switches
  • Water service valve
  • All plumbing fixtures, drains, traps, vents, supply lines, and shut-off valves
  • Ceiling fans
  • Food waste disposals
  • Counter tops and backsplashes
  • Down drafts, range hoods, surface lighting, and cabinets
  • Smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors
  • Check for leaks at all gas appliances
  • Check for microwave leakage
  • Check for active moisture penetration
  • Whirlpool tubs and GFCI installation
  • Tub/shower walls, doors, and drains
  • Exhaust fans
  • Stairs, hand rails, balusters, landings, and lighting
  • Attic stairs, roof structure, catwalks, appliance work spaces, water heater and furnace drain pans, insulation, water heater temperature and pressure relief valve and piping and secondary A.C. drains
  • All gas fired appliance flues, lines, and sediment traps
  • Ceilings and floors
  • All electrical branch circuits, sub panels, and fixtures
  • Ducts and vents
  • Dryer vents