What's Included in a Home Inspection

Structural Components

Structural Components

Structural Components

  • foundation
  • floors
  • walls
  • ceiling
  • roof
    • roofing materials
    • roof drainage systems
    • flashing
    • skylights, chimneys, and roof penetrations
  • crawlspace*
  • attic

Exterior

Structural Components

Structural Components

  • wall coverings, flashing, and trim
  • exterior doors
  • attached and adjacent decks, balconies, stoops, steps, porches, and their associated railings
  • eaves, soffits, and fascias where accessible from the ground level
  • vegetation, grading, surface drainage, and retaining walls that are likely to adversely affect the building
  • adjacent and entryway walkways, patios, and driveways

Plumbing

Structural Components

Electrical Systems

  • interior water supply and distribution systems including fixtures and faucets
  • interior drain, waste, and vent systems including fixtures
  • water heating equipment and hot water supply systems

Electrical Systems

Heating/Air Conditioning

Electrical Systems

  • service drop
  • service entrance conductors, cables, and raceways
  • service equipment and main disconnects
  • service grounding.
  • interior components of service panels and subpanels
  • conductors
  • overcurrent protection devices
  • a representative number of installed lighting fixtures, switches, and receptacles
  • ground fault circuit interrupters and arc fault circuit interrupters

Heating/Air Conditioning

Heating/Air Conditioning

Heating/Air Conditioning

  • installed heating equipment
  • vent systems, flues, and chimneys
  • fuel-burning fireplaces, stoves, and fireplace inserts
  • fuel-burning accessories installed in fireplaces
  • central and permanently installed cooling equipment

Interior

Heating/Air Conditioning

Heating/Air Conditioning

  • walls, ceilings, and floors
  • steps, stairways, and railings
  • countertops and a representative number of installed cabinets
  • a representative number of doors and windows
  • garage vehicle doors and garage vehicle door operators
  • installed ovens, ranges, surface cooking appliances, microwave ovens, dishwashing machines, and food waste grinders by using normal operating controls to activate the primary function

Optional Services (upon request)

Optional Services (upon request)

Optional Services (upon request)

Termite Inspection*

Pool Inspection*

*Service provided at an additional cost. Please see additional services section when scheduling your inspection.