What's Inspected

My Full Inspection includes

Structural Components:

The structural components including foundation and framing are inspected. The floor, wall, and ceiling structure, the under-floor crawl space, the roof structure and the attic.


    * The exterior wall covering
    * Flashing and trim
    * Exterior doors
    * Attached decks, balconies, stoops, steps, porches, and their associated railings.
    * The eaves, soffits, and fascias where accessible
    * Grading, surface drainage, and retaining walls on the property that are likely to adversely affect the building.
    * Walkways, patios, and driveways

Roof System:

    * Roof covering
    * Roof drainage
    * Flashing
    * Skylights
    * Chimneys
    * Roof penetrations

Plumbing System:

    * Interior water supply and distribution
    * Fixtures and faucets
    * Drainage, waste and vent systems
    * Water heating equipment
    * Vent systems, flues, and chimneys
    * Drainage sumps, sump pumps, and related items

Electrical System:

    * Service drop
    * Service entrance conductors, cables, and raceways
    * Service equipment, main disconnects, and service grounding
    * Interior components of service panels and sub panels
    * Over-current protection devices (breakers/fuses)
    * Representative number of installed lighting fixtures, switches, and receptacles
    * Ground fault circuit interrupters

Heating System:

 * Installed heating equipment
 * Vent systems, flues, and chimneys

Air Conditioning Systems:

    * The installed central and through-wall cooling equipment


    * Walls, ceilings, and floors
    * Steps, stairways, and railings
    * Countertops and a representative number of installed cabinets
    * Representative number of doors and windows
    * Garage doors and garage door operators

Insulation and ventilation:

    * Insulation and vapor barriers in unfinished spaces
    * Ventilation of attics and foundation areas
    * Mechanical ventilation systems
    * Describe the insulation and vapor barriers in unfinished spaces, the absence of insulation in unfinished spaces at conditioned surfaces

Fireplaces and Solid Fuel Burning Appliances:

    * The system components, the vent systems, flues, and chimneys:

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     Clarksville Tennessee Home Inspector.