Preparing for Your Property Inspection

Preparing for Your Property Inspection

Why get a Home Inspection?

The main reason to have a home professionally inspected is to learn about problems with the house that may not be obvious to a non-professional.

  • Are cracks in the walls, walkways, driveways, patios, etc. structural problems of normal aging?
  • Is the visible electric wiring in the main panel, attic, and garage safe?
  • Is the visible portion of the plumbing system functioning properly?
  • Does the heating/cooling system operate properly?
  • Are the any unsafe conditions in the house?

What Information is Included In A Home Inspection?

The inspector’s findings will be provided to you in a written inspection report describing these visible items and more:

  • Air Cooling
  • Flashings
  • Stairs
  • Air Heating
  • Floor Systems
  • Walkways
  • Attic
  • Foundations
  • Walls
  • Balconies
  • Framing
  • Water Heater
  • Baths
  • Insulation
  • Water Pressure
  • Cabinets
  • Kitchens
  • Ventilation
  • Ceilings
  • Patios
  • Crawlspaces
  • Plumbing
  • Doors
  • Roof
  • Electrical
  • Safety Items
  • Fireplaces

When Do I Call KSA Home Inspections?

When you have decided upon a house that suits your needs, you will want to schedule a KSA home inspection to gain full understanding of the property.

KSA Professional Inspections will then provide you with a thorough and knowledgeable inspection report to help you understand the condition of the home so that you can proceed with confidence.

How Long Does It Take?

The average inspection takes from two to three hours depending on the age, condition, and size of the property.

Make sure your Realtor allows enough time to schedule your home inspection. Lead time normally runs between one to four days.

Can I Be At the Inspection To Ask Questions?

KSA Professional Inspections suggests that our clients be at the home inspection. Questions can be answered and components can be visually observed as they are described by the inspector.

Rates for home inspector services are determined by the square footage of the home and will be provided upfront to the client prior to the inspection.