In Depth

 

I would like to include the following supplemental inspection services as part of a more in depth analysis of this building and property.  Please provide me with quotes for those things checked off below.  I recognize that these services will shed additional light on my risk but will not eliminate it.                       

 

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Structure:                             $  Estimate

Building code compliance                        

Geologic check                  

Site check                          

Soil testing                        

Slide/stability check                    

Earth tremor damage potential                    

Wind and flood damage potential                    

Noise & other environmental advisory                   

Structural engineer evaluation                      

Wood borer,  entomologist evaluation                    

 

Electrical:

Electrical code compliance                     

Circuitry mapping                     

Electrical capacity                 

Electrical wiring impedance                   

Electrical grounding                   

Light and switch polarity                        

Connection check in boxes and panels                    

Stray voltage check                     

 

Mechanical:

Mechanical code compliance                  

Heat exchanger epsilon lambda test                    

Smoke testing                   

Heating and cooling load survey                  

Air/water flow /velocity/capacity                  

Instrument check of compressor equip.                   

Thermostat calibration/control check                    

 

Plumbing :

Plumbing & gas code compliance                   

Pressure testing of supply piping                  

Pressure testing of DWV (inside only)                    

Probe & other testing of septic fields                     

Water quality testing 

    Coliforms                     

    Nitrates                        

    Other                                                     

                                                     

                       

Hydraulic analysis                      

Flood testing of underground piping                      

Presence of lead solder                           

Cold weather hose bib                            

 

Basement/crawlspace/slab:

Soil saturation                   

Hydrologic cycle review                         

100 year flood plain review                    

 

Kitchen:

Thermostat/timer calibration                       

Self cleaning oven operation                  

Microwave leakage                     

 

Interior:   

Wall cavity moisture probe                    

Paint analysis                     

Air quality testing                 

   Radon                            

   Formaldehyde                   

   Fungus/bacteria                 

   Chemicals                      

   Pesticides                        

   Toxic/allergenic substances                       

Lead paint testing                 

Asbestos sampling & testing                   

Air infiltration                   

Thermography                  

Chimney integrity/capacity/draw                            Temperature/humidity monitoring                      

 

Exterior:

Expert roofing flashing analysis                    

BUR roofing cuts & radioactive scan                      

Flood testing roofs,  flashing,  siding                       

Expert landscaping analysis                    

Expert tree/lawn/shrub analysis                    

Masonry analysis                  

Paint analysis                     

Landscape drainage analysis                    

Retaining/seawall analysis                       

Swimming pool/spa                   

 

Utilities:

Availability/practicality                           

Locations                          

 

Other:

Easements/covenants/restrictions

right of ways/adverse possessions                  

Land/boundary surveys                          

Site/area  hazards                  

Insurability                        

Development potential                          

Occupancy/use zoning conformance                      

Cost estimate analysis                 

                       

                       

                                            

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