General Scope of Inspection

home inspection

Inspections adhere to standards of practice set forth by the Washington State Department of Licensing.


The Major Systems Include:


  • Walls, ceilings, floors, finish and trim
  • Windows, doors, cabinets
  • Stairs and railings
  • Attic, structure and insulation


  • Topography and drainage
  • Driveways and sidewalks
  • Siding, doors and windows
  • Paint and trim
  • Decks and landings

Other Services

  • Forensic Inspections
  • Water Penetration Issues
  • Possible Health and Safety Issues
  • Unexplained or Odd Structure Issues
  • Crawl Space Water Management

Inspection Services

  • Pre-Purchase and Pre-Listing Inspections
  • Light Commercial
  • Pest Inspections (Wood Destroying Organism Inspections)
  • VA/FHA Pest Inspections
  • Framing and Pre-Drywall Inspections (New Construction)


  • Appliances
  • Cabinets, countertops, fixtures, plumbing


  • Cabinets, countertops and sinks
  • Fixtures and plumbing
  • Utility area


  • Supply lines, waste lines, venting
  • Gas, oil, propane
  • Water heater


  • Condition and installation
  • Distribution
  • Fireplaces and stoves
  • Venting and fuel supply
  • Air conditioning, heat pumps
  • Radiant heat, unitary heat, boilers


  • Service type
  • Panel and panel wiring
  • Branch wiring, outlets, lights


  • Construction, foundation, footings
  • Foundation anchoring
  • Insulation


  • Condition and installation
  • Fasteners and flashings
  • Skylights and chimneys
  • Ventilation


  • Flooring, firewall
  • Vehicle doors

To view the sample inspection report, click on the picture.
If you have any question, please do not hesitate to give us a call.
We are happy to help. 360-459-1632