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WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW WHEN YOU PURCHASE A HOME

 

HOME INSPECTIONS:

RESIDENTIAL AND COMMERCIAL

The structural inspection: for the building; inspection of  the framing, roof, exterior siding and all interior floor covering, doors, windows, walls (drywall; plaster; panel ECT….) insulation ceiling and walls. All of these items cloud cost thousands of dollar should the above mention building components need repair or replacement after the closing. Because of  worn out building components or inadequate workmanship( When it rains out you may experience water damage, caused  by premature wearing out. Possible physical hazard; faulty electrical wiring cause’s fire damage. Wind damage occurs because of inadequate workmanship).

The topography of the land? Was the land filled in? Built over a wet land?

  1. HVAC: IS THE SYSTEM UP TO DATE? What was the last time the system was serviced? Has there been any problems?
  2. HOW OLD IS THE HVAC SYSTEM? A heating system more than 30 years old has a high probity of being in need of replacement at cost of at Least $6.500.00 out of your pocket after the closing. A licensed HVAC contractor should be consulted for an inspection and price if needed.
  3. ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: What was the last time the system was service? Has there been any problems?

HOW OLD IS THE ELECTRICAL SYSTEM? An electrical system more than 30 years old has a high probity of being in need of replacement to bring the system up to code at cost of at Least +$7,000.00 out of your pocket after the closing.

A License Electrical contractor should be consulted for an inspection and price if needed.

  1. SEPTIC SYSTEM: IS THE SYSTEM UP TO DATE? What was the last time the septic system was serviced? Has there been any problems?

HOW OLD IS THE SEPTIC SYSTEM? A heating system more than 30 years old has a high probity of being in need of replacement at cost of at Least $20,000.00 out of your pocket after the closing. A licensed Septic system contractor should be consulted for an inspection and price if needed.

 

  1. PLUMBING SYSTEM:PLMBING SYSTEM UP TO DATE? What was the last time this system system was serviced? Has there been any problems?

HOW OLD IS THE PLUMBING SYSTEM? A plumbing system more than 30 years old has a high probity of being in need of replacement (CODE REQUIREMENT) at cost of in the thousand out of your pocket after the closing. A licensed Plumbing contractor should be consulted for an inspection and price if needed.

 

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Home Inspections
SYDNEY HILL LLC & CONSTRUCTION CONSULTANT’S
RESIDENTIAL AND COMMERCIAL
BUILDER WITH MORE THAN 40 YEARS EXPERIENCE
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