Buying a home is a big commitment - know what you're getting into. A trust-worthy qualified home inspector can help you identify potential issues and educate you about your new home.
" We See What's Missing "
If you are here it's because you have found the perfect home for you and your family. Now that you have done such a great job, I can come in and do mine. Buying a home can be a long and stressful process. I assure you that I will inspect your home as if my family and I were moving in. I am very thorough with my inspections and I encourage questions along the way. I love the opportunity to help educate my clients.
Just in case I offer a Buy Back Guarantee through my association. If I miss anything within the scope of the inspection, we will buy the home back for the full purchase price. I have never needed to use this, but it helps give you some peace of mind. I also give back to 4 local charities, so if you havent done so please go to my site to see more information. More Information Here.
I look forward to having the opportunity of being your home inspector!
A Premier Home Inspection is dedicated to helping our clients understand the condition of the home they are about to purchase. We offer a FREE 90 day home warranty and RecallCHEK with every inspection that we perform, just for a little extra peace of mind! If you are looking for a dedicated, experienced, ethical inspector in Hampton, Newport News, Suffolk, Chesapeake, Virginia Beach, Norfolk or Portsmouth, call us to schedule TODAY!! 757.797.4240 You can also email me: email@example.com
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A positive and satisfied client experience is an integral part of who we are here at Southside Home Inspections. We advocate for the Client first and foremost. In addition, we adamantly promote an all around smooth and easy process from start to finish for all parties involved. Knowledge is power when it comes to buying, selling, or maintaining a home and peace of mind is key throughout the process. We pride ourselves on second to none Customer Service, Client Advocacy, and Clear Communication. Invest wisely in your future by choosing Southside Home Inspections.
We do what we do because we love it and because a sound house, will make a great home.
Whether your goal is buying a new home, selling your existing home, getting the most out of your new home warranty, or keeping your home in top notch shape through a monitored maintenance program, our advanced training and our extensive background in building new homes and renovating older ones make us your most valuable ally.
We have extensive home-building experience so we know what to look for when inspecting your home. We recognize quality work and easily identify faulty or incomplete installations. We take the time and make sure you completely understand all aspects of the home inspection process and our findings. We take the mystery out of your home buying experience.
WE WILL NOT LEAVE THE INSPECTION SITE UNTIL ALL OF YOUR QUESTIONS ARE ANSWERED AND YOU ARE COMPLETELY SATISFIED WITH OUR SERVICE!
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Home Solutions, you benefit from experienced inspectors that deliver reports that meet or exceed the state and national standards.
Our inspectors are bound to a strict code of ethics, this ensures quality service while providing important protections.
For example, our inspectors must:
Our inspectors are trained to be familiar with a wide variety of situations. We believe that consumers have the right to expect the highest standards of thoroughness, fairness and effectiveness from their home inspector.
We also encourage your presence during the inspection. By being present, the inspector, can familiarize you with the home and explain what is being seen as they move through the structure.
When it is over, your inspector will prepare a detailed inspection report, with pictures, regarding the property. All of our inspection reports must be authentic and stand up to critical examination.
We continue to build our reputation one inspection at a time to ensure you get the quality service you expect from us.
JGM Inspections is owned and operated by Justin McVerry. Justin has 10+ years experience in the construction industry and is devoted to performing quality inspections with the home buyers best interest in mind. He completed his training through the American Home Inspectors Institute (AHIT) and is a licensed and insured home and commercial inspector through the state of Maryland, a member of InterNACHI, and is certified to complete radon and water test. JGM Inspections is available to complete commercial and residential inspections in D.C. and Maryland. For more information reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org or 301-751-1427.
Red Carpet Home Inspections, look forward to providing the highest quality service to you and your family! Us knowing, this is one of the biggest purchases you can or will make, we take extreme pride in delivering useful information for our clients in which their able to make a sound decision.
FSI strives to perform all inspections in substantial compliance with the Standards of Practice as set forth by InterNACHIe . As such, I inspect the readily accessible, visually observable, installed systems and components of the home as designated in these Standards of Practice. When systems or components designated in the Standards of Practice were present but were not inspected, the reason(s) the item was not inspected will be stated. This inspection is neither technically exhaustive or quantitative.
This report contains observations of those systems and components that, in my professional judgement, were not functioning properly, significantly deficient, or unsafe. All items in this report that were designated for repair, replacement, maintenance, or further evaluation should be investigated by qualified tradespeople within the clients contingency period or prior to closing, which is contract applicable, to determine a total cost of said repairs and to learn of any additional problems that may be present during these evaluations that were not visible during a "visual only" Home Inspection.
This inspection will not reveal every concern or issue that may be present, but only those significant defects that were visible at the time of inspection. This inspection can not predict future conditions, or determine if latent or concealed defects are present. The statements made in this report reflect the conditions as existing at the time of Inspection only, and expire at the completion of the inspection. Weather conditions and other changes in conditions may reveal problems that were not present at the time of inspection; including roof leaks, or water infiltration into crawl spaces or basements.
This inspection is NOT intended to be considered as a GUARANTEE OR WARRANTY, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, REGARDING THE CONDITIONS OF THE PROPERTY, INCLUDING THE ITEMS AND SYSTEMS INSPECTED, AND IT SHOULD NOT BE RELIED ON AS SUCH. This inspection report should be used alongside the sellers disclosure, pest inspection (WDI) report, and quotes and advice from the tradespeople recommended in this report to gain a better understanding of the condition of the home. Some risk is always involved when purchasing a property and unexpected repairs should be anticipated, as this is unfortunately, a part of home ownership. One Year Home Warranties are sometimes provided by the sellers, and are highly recommended as they will cover future repairs on major items and components of the home. If a warranty is not being provided by the seller(s), your Realtor can advise you of companies who offer them.
Notice to Third Parties
Notice to Third Parties: This report is the property of FSI and is Copyrighted as of 2019. The Client(s) and their Direct Real Estate Representative named herein have been named as licensee(s) of this document. This document is non-transferrable, in whole or in part, to any and all third-parties, including; subsequent buyers, sellers, and listing agents. Copying and pasting deficiencies to prepare the repair request is permitted. THE INFORMATION IN THIS REPORT SHALL NOT BE RELIED UPON BY ANY ONE OTHER THAN THE CLIENT NAMED HEREIN. This report is governed by an Inspection agreement that contained the scope of the inspection, including limitations, exclusions, and conditions of the copyright. Unauthorized recipients are advised to contact a qualified Home Inspector of their choosing to provide them with their own Inspection and Report.
Items Not Inspected and Other Limitations
ITEMS NOT INSPECTED - There are items that are not inspected in a home inspection such as, but not limited to; fences and gates, pools and spas, outbuildings or any other detached structure, refrigerators, washers / dryers, storm doors and storm windows, screens, window AC units, central vacuum systems, water softeners, alarm and intercom systems, and any item that is not a permanent attached component of the home. Also drop ceiling tiles are not removed, as they are easily damaged, and this is a non-invasive inspection. Subterranean systems are also excluded, such as but not limited to: sewer lines, septic tanks, water delivery systems, and underground fuel storage tanks.
Water and gas shut off valves are not operated under any circumstances. As well, any component or appliance that is unplugged or "shut off" is not turned on or connected for the sake of evaluation. I don't have knowledge of why a component may be shut down, and can't be liable for damages that may result from activating said components / appliances.
Also not reported on are the causes of the need for a repair; The methods, materials, and costs of corrections; The suitability of the property for any specialized use; Compliance or non-compliance with codes, ordinances, statutes, regulatory requirements or restrictions; The market value of the property or its marketability; The advisability or inadvisability of purchase of the property; Any component or system that was not observed; Calculate the strength, adequacy, design or efficiency of any system or component; Enter any area or perform any procedure that may damage the property or its components or be dangerous to the home inspector or other persons; Operate any system or component that is shut down or otherwise inoperable; Operate any system or component that does not respond to normal operating controls; Disturb insulation, move personal items, panels, furniture, equipment, plant life, soil, snow, ice, or debris that obstructs access or visibility.
Lastly a home inspection does not address environmental concerns such as, but not limited to: Asbestos, lead, lead based paint, radon, mold, wood destroying organisms (termites, etc), cockroaches, rodents, pesticides, fungus, treated lumber, Chinese drywall, mercury, or carbon monoxide.
Recommended Contractors Information
CONTRACTORS / FURTHER EVALUATION: It is recommended that licensed professionals be used for repair issues as it relates to the comments in this report, and copies of receipts are kept for warranty purposes. The use of the term "Qualified Person" in this report relates to an individual, company, or contractor whom is either licensed or certified in the field of concern. If I recommend evaluation or repairs by contractors or other licensed professionals, it is possible that they will discover additional problems since they will be invasive with their evaluation and repairs. Any listed items in this report concerning areas reserved for such experts should not be construed as a detailed, comprehensive, and / or exhaustive list of problems, or areas of concern.
CAUSES of DAMAGE / METHODS OF REPAIR: Any suggested causes of damage or defects, and methods of repair mentioned in this report are considered a professional courtesy to assist you in better understanding the condition of the home, and in my opinion only from the standpoint of a visual inspection, and should not be wholly relied upon. Contractors or other licensed professionals will have the final determination on the causes of damage/deficiencies, and the best methods of repairs, due to being invasive with their evaluation. Their evaluation will supersede the information found in this report.
Thermal Imaging Information
THERMAL IMAGING: An infrared camera may be used for specific areas or visual problems, and should not be viewed as a full thermal scan of the entire home. Additional services are available at additional costs and would be supplemented by an additional agreement/addendum. Temperature readings displayed on thermal images in this report are included as a courtesy and should not be wholly relied upon as a home inspection is qualitative, not quantitative. These values can vary +/- 4% or more of displayed readings, and these values will display surface temperatures when air temperature readings would actually need to be conducted on some items which is beyond the scope of a home inspection. If a full thermal scan of the home is desired, please reach out to me schedule this service.
Other Notes - Important Info
INACCESSIBLE AREAS: In the report, there may be specific references to areas and items that were inaccessible or only partly accessible. I can make no representations regarding conditions that may be present in these areas but were concealed or inaccessible for review. With access and an opportunity for inspection, reportable conditions or hidden damage may be found in these areas.
COMPONENT LIFE EXPECTANCY - Components may be listed as having no deficiencies at the time of inspection, but may fail at any time due to their age or lack of maintenance, that couldn't be determined by the inspector.
PHOTOGRAPHS: Several photos are included in your inspection report. These photos are for informational purposes only and do not attempt to show every instance or occurrence of a defect.
TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS: This report is proofread before sending it out, but typographical errors may be present. If any errors are noticed, please feel free to contact me for clarification.
Billy is a perfect fit for Home Buyers, Home Owners and Builders that are looking to work with someone dedicated to helping people understand their homes better and providing the most important information necessary to make informed decisions. With over 20 years experience working closely with Mechanical / Electrical and Design Engineers within the industrial fabrication industry, Billy brings exceptional attention to detail and know-how skills to every inspection.
Based centrally out of Clayton, NC. Always ready to provide a competitive home inspections in the Triangle and beyond!
Hello! Firehouse Home Inspections is a company based in North Carolina's Triangle area. We serve by performing quality home inspections that help our clients get to know their home better.
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Please call Marty with any questions you may have, or book an inspection with our online scheduler that is convenient for you. Thank you for visiting Firehouse Home Inspections.