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Ryan Kelly Owner of Scotland Yard Home Inspections

Your home inspection is important…possibly the most important part of buying a home. Let us make sure it is done right the first time.

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Your Inspection

Plan on an inspection lasting at least 2-3 hours minimum. Your report involves explanatory pictures of house components and a list of maintenance issues. You will know exactly what you are purchasing without any doubts or uncertainty. We provide a thorough assessment of every single part of the home and help you understand what it means. 

This is a "titanium" review.

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An Inspection Report

An Inspection Report includes any and all information you need to make an informed decision on issues related to the home you are buying or selling or currently occupying.

Below are the main areas of the report including information you might find in our sample home inspection report.

Summary

The summary is simply a quick overview of those items which are most important.

Roofing

Example of some of the Areas Covered

  • General
  • Material
  • Probability of Leakage

The roofing report will include any limitation to the inspection, description of the findings, and recommendations. Additionally there will be images to support the findings.

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See the full example in the sample home inspection report.

Exterior

Example of some of the Areas Covered

  • Gutter and Downspout Material
  • Lot Slope
  • Wall Surfaces
  • Soffit and Fascia
  • Driveway
  • Fence

The exterior report will include any limitations to the inspection, description of the findings, and recommendations. Additionally there will be images to support the findings.

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See the full example in the sample home inspection report.

Structure

Example of some of the Areas Covered

  • Configuration
  • Foundation material
  • Floor construction
  • Exterior wall construction
  • Roof and ceiling framing

The structure report will include any limitations to the inspection, description of findings, and recommendations. Additionally there will be images to support the findings.

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See the full example in the sample home inspection report.

Electrical

Example of some of the Areas Covered

  • Service entrance cable and location
  • Service size
  • Number of circuits installed
  • System grounding material and type
  • Smoke detectors

The electrical report will include any limitations to the inspection, description of findings, and recommendations. Additionally there will be images to support the findings.

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See the full example in the sample home inspection report.

Heating

Example of some of the Areas Covered

  • Fuel/Energy Source
  • System Type
  • Heat Distribution
  • Efficiency
  • Approximate Age
  • Supply Temperature

The heating report will include any limitations to the inspection, description of findings, and recommendations. Additionally there will be images to support the findings.

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See the full example in the sample home inspection report.

Cooling

Example of some of the Areas Covered

  • Air Conditioning Type
  • Cooling Capacity
  • Compressor Approximate Age
  • Failure Probability
  • Evaporative Cooler Damper Location

The cooling report will include any limitations to the inspection, description of findings, and recommendations. Additionally there will be images to support the findings.

See the full example in the sample home inspection report.

Insulation

Example of some of the Areas Covered

  • Attic/roof insulation material
  • Attic/roof insulation amount/value
  • Attic/roof ventilation
  • Attic/roof air/vapor barrier

The insulation report will include any limitations to the inspection, description of findings, and recommendations. Additionally there will be images to support the findings.

  

See the full example in the sample home inspection report.

Plumbing

Example of some of the Areas Covered

  • General
  • Water Supply Source
  • Service piping into building
  • Supply piping in building
  • Water heater fuel/energy source
  • Tank Capacity
  • Waste disposal system

The plumbing report will include any limitations to the inspection, description of findings, and recommendations. Additionally there will be images to support the findings.

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See the full example in the sample home inspection report.

Interior

Example of some of the Areas Covered

  • Major floor finishes
  • Major wall and ceiling finsishes
  • Windows
  • Glazing
  • Exterior Doors – Type/Material
  • Stairs and Railings
  • Inventory (appliances)

The interior report will include any limitations to the inspection, description of findings, and recommendations. Additionally there will be images to support the findings.

 

See the full example in the sample home inspection report.

Appendix

The appendix covers more detail about limiting factors, scope of the inspection, philosophy, and more.

Reference

The reference section connects you to a series of documents that will help you understand your home and how it works.