EXCELLENCE HOME INSPECTIONS
A home inspection is a non-invasive, objective, visual inspection of apparent conditions of readily visible, readily accessible installed systems and components of a home from roof to foundation. There are many benefits to having a home inspection performed, the least of which are savings in money and peace of mind. A home inspection also provide you with better understanding of the property conditions you are buying or selling.
The Role of Our Home Inspectors is to:
In this challenging real estate market, clients need to get a good return on their investment. Therefore, Excellence takes our role as home inspectors very seriously, and as general rule, we utilize two certified inspectors on all our inspections. This assures our clients that they are getting value with respect to time and knowledge.
Components of a Home Inspection
Excellence professional home inspectors are New York State licensed and are fully trained in the proper operation of all home systems and components. The Home Inspection Report is clearly
written and easy to understand. It also includes color photographs that are taking during the inspection to highlight issues and illustrate items in the report.
Structural Components: Foundation, Floors, Walls
Exterior Components: Siding, Paint, Windows, Decks, Garage Doors, Retaining Walls
Other Components: Stoops, Stairs, Railings, Porches, Walkways, Driveway, Grading and Drainage
Roofing: Coverings, Gutters, Downspouts, Flashing, Trim, Chimney, Skylights
Plumbing: Piping, Plumbing Fixtures and Faucets, Water Heating, Fuel Storage Systems
Electrical: Wiring, Main Panels, Sub-Panels, Breakers and Fuses, Conductors, Switches, Receptacles, GFCIs and AFCI, Grounding and bonding
Heating: Equipment, Safety Controls, Distribution System, Chimney, Fireplace
Air Conditioning & Heat Pumps: Equipment Controls, Ducting
Interior: Ceiling, Floors, Steps, Railing, Doors, Windows, Smoke Detectors, Fireplace
Insulation & Ventilation: Attics, Kitchen, Bathroom, Basement, Crawlspace, Walls, Floors