Birmingham Home Inspection

A home inspection is a visual, non-technical inspection of the readily accessible systems and components of your home. I will inspect and provide a written report within 24 hours of the following areas of your home:
 
  • Roof - Roofing material, flashing, roof penetrations, gutters, roof ventilation.
  • Exterior - Site drainage, driveway, sidewalks, stairs, decks, windows, exterior doors, siding, chimney, retaining walls.
  • Structural - Foundation, attic, basement, crawlspace. 
  • Electrical - Service drop, service entrance conductors, panels, grounding, wiring.
  • Plumbing - water supply lines, waste lines, water heater, venting, location of water and fuel shut offs. 
  • Heating - installed heating equipment, vent systems, flues, chimneys, ductwork.
  • Air Conditioning - installed AC equipment, ductwork. 
  • Interior - walls, ceiling, floors, stipes, stairways, railings, countertops, cabinets, doors, windows, garage doors, installed ovens, ranges, dishwasher, waste food grinder (disposal).
  • Insulation and Ventilation - Insulation in unfinished areas, ventilations of attic and foundation areas, kitchen ventilation, bathroom ventilation, clothers dryer exhaust systems.
  • Fireplaces and Fuel-Burning Appliances - fuel-burning fireplaces, stoves and fireplace inserts, chimney and vent systems, inserts.