At Carothers Inspections, we provide a variety of thorough home inspection services for all kinds of home related deals and decisions. We always give prospective homeowners accurate information about the condition of the home they have an interest in purchasing or selling. We also do draw inspections. Utilizing the latest technology available, we provide a worry free home inspection experience, along with peace of mind that the home you selected is safe, and free of major damage.
My reports are easy to read on web or mobile devices. Sidebar navigation and jump links let clients and agents find the information they need quickly. Instead of large walls of text, long comments are stored in expandable text areas.
As evident in our reviews, we provide excellent service at a fair price. As a result of our digital inspection software platform we can usually beat any price.
Clients can view any photo in a full-screen light box to examine those hard-to-see details. Agent’s view includes helpful tools like the Repair Request document generator. Visual focus is on the client’s and agent’s top priority.
We usually complete the reports the same day or by the next morning. I will get you the information you need quickly. Some clients like to review the summary on site when the inspection is finished. This way they already know what in the report before its sent out.
We inspect the roof coverings, flashing, officiants, structure, gutters and downspouts. We research for active permits on file to help us with the evaluation process. We also provide our clients with the roof covering estimated useful life expectancy and the overall condition of the roof covering.
We inspect the siding, patios, porches, steps, driveway/walkway, vegetation and site grading, doors, windows and trim. Exterior GFCI protection, fencing, decks/balconies, sheds, basic swimming pool,
We document type, age and discharge temperatures for all major heating and cooling systems. We include a expected useful life document with all the reports.
We operate all sinks tubs, showers, and toilets. We check the water pressure and drainage from running the fixtures. Check cabinets and counter tops. Verify water and sewer source from the local municipality. Document the age of the water heater and document the hot water temperature. Operate bathroom exhaust fans. Check for GFCI protection on all bathroom electrical outlets.
We inspect the main service disconnect, ground source, service panel grounding conductors, panel manufactures, panel capacity, electrical service conductors, distribution panel, branch circuit conductors, photos of all.
Door bell, doors and hardware, windows and hardware, walls, ceilings, floors, electrical receptacles, stairs and handrails, photos.
Garage type, electric eye test, contact reversal test, wall push button test, GFCI protection, walls and ceilings, photos.
Document the manufacturer, location, power/fuel source, capacity, TPR safety valve, approximate age, photos.
Check the dishwasher, range/oven/cook top, built in microwave, refrigerator, garbage disposal, counter tops, GFCI protection, photos. Document temperatures of the refrigerator and freezer and verify if ice is present.
Fireplace condition, inspect the damper by opening and closing it. Photos.
Attic insulation thickness, plumbing insulation, duct-work insulation, roof ventilation. Photos.
We are thorough with our commercial inspections and are able to take on many commercial properties.