A home inspection is a visual examination and technical analysis of the major components and systems of a house, performed for existing homeowners, prospective purchasers, or third party agencies.
No House is Perfect
Not even brand new homes are flawless. But that doesn't mean you should give up the search for your dream home. It just means that when you find the right house, you need to go one step further and find out what problems exist and what could arise in the future. Buying a house is one of the biggest investments most people will ever make, so it makes good sense to have it checked out by a professional.
Why is inspection necessary?
The unknown is a source of anxiety for any homebuyer. A home inspection is for buyers who want to know the true condition of the house. After deciding that a home is suitable in terms of location, size, interior layout, and other lifestyle factors, it is also important to learn about the mechanical features.
A properly written report (click here to view full sample report) will identify the relevant conditions, outline corrective actions (provide, repair, monitor), document where to find it in the home, and suggest the time frame for taking action