All home inspections in Texas should be performed by a Texas Real Estate Commission (TREC) licensed Inspector. Click here to see the TREC Standards of Practice from the State of Texas. All of the following have inspection guidelines from TREC, and are included in your General Inspection.
STRUCTURAL: FOUNDATION. GRADING & DRAINAGE. ROOF COVERING MATERIALS. ROOF STRUCTURE & ATTIC. WALLS (interior & exterior). CEILINGS & FLOORS. DOORS (interior & exterior). WINDOWS. STAIRWAYS (interior & exterior). FIREPLACES & CHIMNEYS. PORCHES, BALCONIES, DECKS, AND CARPORTS.
ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS: SERVICE ENTRANCE & PANELS. BRANCH CIRCUITS, CONNECTED DEVICES, & FIXTURES.
HEATING, VENTILATLATION, & AIR CONDITIONING: HEATING EQUIPMENT. COOLING EQUIPMENT. DUCT SYSTEMS, CHASES & VENTS.
PLUMBING SYSTEMS: PLUMBING SUPPLY, DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS, & FIXTURES. DRAINS, WASTES, AND VENTS. WATER HEATING EQUIPMENT. HYDRO-MASSAGE THERAPY EQUIPMENT. GAS DISTRIBUTIONS SYSTEMS AND GAS APPLIANCES.
APPLIANCES: DISHWASHERS. FOOD WASTE DISPOSERS. RANGE HOOD & EXHAUST SYSTEMS. RANGES, COOKTOPS, AND OVENS. MICROWAVE OVENS. MECHANICAL EXHAUST VENTS & BATHROOM HEATERS. GARAGE DOOR OPERATORS. DRYER EXHAUST SYSTEMS.
OPTIONAL SYSTEMS: LANDSCAPE IRRIGATION (SPRINKLER) SYSTEMS. SWIMMING POOLS, SPAS, HOT TUBS, & EQUIPMENT. OUTBUILDINGS. OTHER BUILT-IN APPLIANCES.
Included in your General Inspection at no extra cost. Infrared can show defects to the Inspector that cannot be seen by the "naked eye". Click here to see sample reports.
Wood Destroying Insect Report available to be added to your home inspection. Inspection is license by and meets Texas Structural Pest Control Service guidelines. Click here to see sample report.
Fiber optic camera inspection of your main drain and sewer line. Seperated lines? Cracked pipes? Sewer scope is included in "The Works" package at a discount!! Click here to see sample reports.
Concerned about previous foundation movement? Want to get a base line of today's foundation condition? This report shows foundation movement to 1/10th of an inch. See sample reports here.
Pool inspections performed to the TREC Standards of Practice for home inspectors. A great way to get an overview of the pool condition and performance. Click here to see sample reports.
House Inspection Services will continue to maintain the highest level of professionalism and cleanliness. Your concerns are important, however, the home inspection process does involve entering and traveling throughout the property being inspected.
Phone consultations are available if you do not wish to visit onsite for the inspection review. In addition, if you feel that you may be ill, please do not visit the property. If you have specific concerns relating to the home inspection, please let us know.
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