Your Inspection


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.

Overview


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.

STRUCTURAL SYSTEMS

Foundation Components . Framing Components

EXTERIOR OVERVIEW

Walls  . Doors . Windows . Decks . Porches . Walkways . Driveways . Drainage

ROOF SYSTEM

Roof Covering . Penetrations . Flashings . Skylights . Chimneys

PLUMBING SYSTEM

Fixtures . Faucets . Drains . Vents . Water Heaters . Flues . Water Supply . Shutoffs

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Distribution Panels . Disconnects . Conductors . Lighting . Switches . Receptacles . GFI 

HEATING / COOLING

Heating and Cooling Equipment . Central Units . Wall Units . Energy Source . Distribution

INTERIOR OVERVIEW

Walls . Ceilings . Floors . Cabinets . Doors . Windows . Appliances . Garage Operators

INSULATION / VENTS

Attic and Foundation Ventilation . Mechanical Ventilation . Insulation Vapor Retarders

Actual Images


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!