During your Pre-Purchase Home Inspection, we will visually examine the accessible systems and structural components of your home and provide a detailed, electronic report on their condition. Our inspections are performed according to the State of Florida’s Standards of Practice, as well as InterNachi’s Standards of Practice. This unique feature makes the negotiation process easy to navigate, saving everyone time and money.
The following areas of your home will be inspected:
Roof – Chimneys, Flashing and Vents
Attic – Skylights, Insulation and Ventilation
Foundation – Slab, Basement or Crawlspace
Exterior – Stairs, Walls, Trim, Eaves, Soffits, Gutters and Drainage
Decks, Porches, Driveways and Sidewalks
Plumbing System – Water Heaters, Piping and Fixtures
HVAC System – Heating and Cooling Units, Air Distribution, Vents and Ductwork
Electrical System – Panels, Wiring and Receptacles
Interior – Doors, Windows, Ceilings, Floors, Walls and Built-In Appliances
Attached Garage – Doors, Floors, Ceilings and Electrical Components
AN ARRAY OF INSPECTION SERVICES
Pre-Listing Inspection – Before you sell your home, a pre-listing inspection is a valuable way to eliminate unwanted surprises before putting it on the market. Your inspection report will contain information about the defects present in your home in its existing condition,allowing you to make repairs to increase your home’s value and to simplify the negotiation process.
Commercial Inspection – Summit Property Inspections provides a comprehensive, visual evaluation and reports on the condition of all structures and systems of commercial properties, including villas, townhomes, condos and connected residential units.
Home Maintenance Inspection – Keep your home’s major systems and components in optimal condition with an annual home maintenance inspection. This inspection can educate you about how your home functions and is intended to identify defects that can be rectified before they are in need of increasingly costly repairs.
Warranty Inspection – If you are the owner of a newly constructed home, take advantage of your 1-year builder’s warranty with a thorough visual inspection of your home’s systems and structural components. Schedule a warranty inspection 11 months after your new home is built to ensure construction workmanship and systems remain sound and in proper working condition. Defects uncovered during this inspection can be addressed by your builder under the conditions of your warranty before it expires.
WIND MITIGATION INSPECTION
Significantly reduce your home insurance premiums with a wind mitigation inspection today. We will verify your home’s wind and storm resistant features and provide a report for you to submit to your insurance company. A wind mitigation inspection is a great way to save money while ensuring you are structurally sound against inclement weather.
For older homes, a 4-point insurance inspection can be a necessary step in procuring or renewing homeowner’s insurance. A certified 4-point inspection examines four main systems of a home and reports on their condition. The roof, plumbing, electrical and HVAC systems are inspected visually to determine their condition, age and possible need for maintenance.
INDIVIDUAL SYSTEM INSPECTION
When you need a single component or system of your home inspected, Summit Property Inspections can tailor our services to fit your personal inspection needs. If you suspect an issue with an individual system, whether electrical, plumbing or HVAC, we have extensive experience in repairing and maintaining a home’s major systems. When a problem arises, get an unbiased inspection from a professional, who understands the inner workings of the mechanics of your home and who will point you in the direction of a resolution.