What We Inspect?
Professional and competent home inspectors are fully trained in the proper operation of all common home systems. These systems generally include.
Basements Structural Components: Foundations, floors and walls. Exterior Components: Siding paint, windows, decks, garage doors, etc. Roofing: Coverings, flashings, chimneys, etc. Plumbing: Piping, fixtures, faucets, water heating and fuel storage systems, etc. Electrical: Wiring, main service panels, conductors, switches, receptacles, etc. Heating: Equipment, safety controls, distribution systems, chimneys, etc. Air Conditioning and Heat Pumps: Cooling and air-handling equipment controls and ducting, etc. Interior: Partitions, ceilings, floors, railings, doors and windows, etc. Insulation and Ventilation: Attics, walls, floors, foundations, kitchen and bathrooms, etc.
Additional Fees Additional fees can apply to inspect these systems: Swimming Pool/Spa Raised Foundations Multiple Unit Inspections Square footage over 4000 Sg. Ft. Mileage Charge based on location of property to be inspected
Special Inspection Services Additional fees usually apply for these inspection services: Termite and Pest Inspections Mold Sampling/Survey Carbon Monoxide (CO) Testing Radon Testing Septic System Inspection Water Well Inspection Water TestingCan be arranged at upon request
Types of Additional Services Performed by Gateway Home InspectionsHome Inspectors should present the customer with a clearly written, typed or printed home inspection report, which must conform to the accepted standards of practice for the state the inspection is performed in or the standards of practice of the association that the home inspector belongs to.
There are many other types of property inspections offered by home inspectors, depending on your needs: Manufactured Home Inspection Standard Home Inspections Pre-Listing Inspections Pre-Purchase Inspections New Construction Inspections Multiunit Inspections Townhouses Condominiums (interior only) Annual Maintenance Checkup Specific Inspections (available upon request)