The inspector will begin on the exterior of the home then move into the interior where he or she will test all components and appliances. The inspection typically lasts as long as 2 hours.
Always let your inspector know beforehand if something is not working properly to ensure the inspector’s safety and minimize the risk of damage to your home.
Learn what we look at during a home inspection
Home inspectors have seen every trick and it only reflects poorly on the seller.
Attending a buyer’s inspection of your home could be perceived negatively by the buyer so it’s always a good idea to leave the property.
Check your thermostat, windows and blinds after the inspection. These components often can be difficult to operate, preventing us from setting them to their original positions.