Below you will find very useful information that will help to guide you through the process of a well-crafted and thorough home inspection by Whipp Home Inspections. Clients are urged to actively participate during the inspection process, viewing first hand what the inspector uncovers. A detailed checklist of inspection parameters is provided to help break down the inspection categories. Although this initial checklist is quiet extensive, it does not cover 100 percent of what will actually be inspected. Therefore, client participation is strongly encouraged.
Your property inspection performed by Whipp Home Inspections is broken down into several partial blocks as explained below. Main categories and subcategories can have intricate details, however, our simplified overview below will help familiarize you with what to expect generally.
Foundation Components . Framing Components
Walls . Doors . Windows . Decks . Porches . Walkways . Driveways . Drainage
Roof Covering . Penetrations . Flashings . Skylights . Chimneys
Fixtures . Faucets . Drains . Vents . Water Heaters . Flues . Water Supply . Shutoffs
Distribution Panels . Disconnects . Conductors . Lighting . Switches . Receptacles . GFI
HEATING / COOLING
Heating and Cooling Equipment . Central Units . Wall Units . Energy Source . Distribution
Walls . Ceilings . Floors . Cabinets . Doors . Windows . Appliances . Garage Operators
INSULATION / VENTS
Attic and Foundation Ventilation . Mechanical Ventilation . Insulation Vapor Retarders
Whipp Home Inspections has an extensive archive of actual photos from past home inspection jobs. Every property is as unique as every person ordering an inspection, so the image results from job to job will vary greatly and may or may not necessarily pertain to your property inspection.
This underlying message is you can rest assured your property will be expertly inspected, all parameters will be met, everything you expect in an inspection and more will be addressed with the utmost in professionalism. Call Whipp Home Inspections for your next property evaluation and relax, everything will be fine!