Interior & Appliances: floors and ceilings, walls, stairs (if applicable) and banisters, finishes, sinks, cabinets, shelving, built-in appliances, smoke detectors and safety-related items, and other visible interior-related components

Basements, Crawl Spaces, and Foundation: insulation, ventilation, posts, vapor barriers, utility attachment, structural items, floors and walls, and columns

Exterior Conditions & Surfaces: siding materials, attachments, windows, doors, sashes and lintels, vents, entryways, driveways, decks, porches, and other visible exterior related components


Garages: structure, walls, floors, overhead door, automatic opener, safety reverse, fire separation wall, exterior service door

A Typical Home Inspection Covers:

Roof: shingles, flashings, chimneys, vents, trim and gutters, drip edges, skylights, downspouts, and other visible roof related items

Plumbing and Fixtures: water pressure, water distribution system, hose bibs, sinks and faucets, bath, showers and toilets, sanitary system, and other plumbing system components

Heating and Cooling Systems: furnace, air cleaning parts, ductwork, electronic carbon monoxide testing, electric gas sniffer testing, air conditioner and lines, and other visible related HVAC components

Electrical Systems: service entry and clearances, service panel, switches and outlets, visible wiring and junction boxes, grounding system, and other related electrical components

Attics: insulation, ventilation, rafters, joists and collar ties, trusses, wiring attachments, and other visible related items

I  inspect and report on, over 400 items.
I point out major and minor deficiencies, as well as,
I Notate added upgrades and positive attributes to give you a complete picture on the home's condition.
I identify any major expenditures coming up so you can budget these potential expenses.
I identify any potential safety hazards present.
I show you how various systems work.
I review and explain the conditions found.

Inspection Overview

A professional home inspection is a visual inspection of the structural elements and systems of a home. My home inspection services have been designed to assure you a thorough, easy to understand evaluation of the conditions of the home you are about to purchase.  Buying a home is not something you do every day and I provide the information you need for peace of mind.