Home Inspections
When buying a home, a full home inspection can save you unexpected problems.
 

What is a Home Inspection?

A home inspection is a professional opinion based on a visual inspection of the property.

Our focus is to determine the present condition of the home's major systems and components from a performance standpoint rather than cosmetic issues.


A home Inspection is:

  • a visual investigation

  • a professional opinion of the performance of the readily accessible systems of a home

  • intended to find components that are notably deficient, unsafe or near the end of their life

  • documented with a written report


A home Inspection is not:

  • an insurance policy, warranty, or guarantee on the home

  • an invasive or destructive investigation

  • intended to find concealed issues or defects

  • an environmental evaluation or energy audit

 

 

Included components:

  • roof

  • exterior and structure

  • electrical system

  • heating and cooling system

  • plumbing system

  • insulation and vapour barriers

  • interior

  • mechanical and natural ventilation systems

 

Exluded components:

  • cosmetics

  • outbuildings, swimming pools or hot tubs

  • low voltage systems such as telephone, cable, TV, etc.