Home Inspection Services
AB Home Inspection in Williamsburg provides complete inspection services during pre-listing for sellers and before closing for buyers. For the seller, an inspection can alert them of immediate concerns. We will go over the report together to correct any misstatements before the report is finalized. A thorough inspection will help the seller find a realistic price and gives them a chance to remedy problems ahead of time. The results can make the home show better and remove over-inflated estimates procured by potential buyers from the negotiation table. Finally, the report will protect the seller from any future legal claims.
A full home inspection includes the following areas, plus more areas depending on the structure of each home:
- Roof, vents, flashings, trim, gutters and downspouts
- Decks, stoops, porches, walkways, and railings
- Eaves, soffit and fascia
- Grading and drainage
- Basement, foundation, and crawlspace
- Foundation movement and basement leaks
- Heating & Cooling systems
- Main water shut off valves & water heating system
- Interior plumbing fixtures and faucets
- Drainage sump pumps
- Electrical service line, and meter box
- Grounding and bonding
- GFCI’s and AFCI’s
- Fireplace damper door and hearth
- Insulation and ventilation
- Garage doors, safety sensors, and openers
- …plus much more.
AB Home Inspection specializes in electrical panel inspections, which includes the breaker boxes, fuses, switches, and wiring. Properly functioning, safe, and energy efficient electrical systems are crucial to a livable, pleasant home environment. We’ll inspect and test all electrical components throughout the home, from electrical appliances to exterior lighting and everything in between. If we find any problems, we’ll notify you right away to make the potential buyer aware of the issue and give the seller time to fix it. We also offer electrical panel inspections at any time for homeowners to give them a heads-up on maintenance services or find the cause of a problem they’re experiencing so they can make the appropriate repairs.
Alfred of AB Home Inspection is certified in attic inspections. In many homes, this dark, dusty area is used as a dumping ground for extra belongings. However, it is still an integral part of your home that needs to be in good condition to prevent problems that affect the rest of the house. The attic inspection is not just for buyers and sellers; it is offered as a home maintenance service for any time during home ownership. AB Home Inspection will make sure all the vents are clear, ensure proper air flow, look for blockages in the roof vent, and check out the chimney, skylights, and valley areas. We also inspect the insulation for damage and look for wood bowing, or cracks.