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Inspections...What Can Go Wrong

What can go wrong with the results of a home inspection?

I prepare my sellers with this statement. Being a former RN, I relate situations to medicine. So a real estate home inspection is like having a colonoscopy and a root canal simultaneously with no anesthesia.

 

After they finish chuckling, I explain that the owners may NOT be home for inspections, but I will be present to represent the house.

 

Home Inspection

 

The issues encountered in the inspections over my real estate career include:

 

Electrical

Plumbing

Roofing

Septic

Sewer

Foundation

Trees

Grading

Gutters

Siding

Doors

Windows

Appliances

Water pressure

Insulation

Attic

Crawl spaces

Survey

Well yield

Water portability

Chimney

Windows

Doors

Fireplace

Radon

Termite/WBI

Mold

Moisture

Smoke /Fire systems detectors

HVAC

Buried oil tanks

etc...

 

And there is a remedy and solution for every situation that may arise.

Not trying to scare you, but it’s better to be informed and prepared. 

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Comment balloon 17 commentsMargaret Rome Baltimore 410-530-2400 • February 25 2020 02:21AM
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