October 2, 2016

ASMHI Inspection Experience

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What To Expect With ASMHI

Personalized service & scheduling

Comprehensive on-site inspection

Full Matrix Report delivered online within 48 hours

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Your Full Matrix Report will be filled with information
and detailed photography

Inspection Benefits

Buyers

  • Bring to light any problems before final commitment to buy
  • Identify positive features, maintenance needs and energy saving recommendations

Sellers

  • Provide written testimony on the condition of your property
  • Address issues in advance of listing your property
  • Justify best selling price

Realtors

  • Release burden & liability of technical aspects of the transaction
  • Address concerns well in advance of closing
  • Help insure well-founded Buyer Confidence
  • Provide satisfaction to Clients and generate positive referrals

Exterior Inspections Include:

Grounds

  • Check for proper grading & drainage
  • Driveway & walkway conditions
  • Retaining walls & Fencing
  • Landscaping, Irrigation & more

Foundation & Crawlspace(s)

  • Components & conditions

Exterior

  • Staircase(s) & entryway
  • Patio, decking & covering(s)
  • Exterior wall/trim components
  • Doors, windows & screens
  • Faucets & electrical components

Roofing

  • Roofing materials, flashings, gutters & more

Garage & Laundry Areas

  • Components & conditions

Interior Inspections Include:

 

Heating & Air Conditioning systems

  • Efficiency testing not performed

Electrical systems

  • Plugs, switches, lights & ceiling fans (if accessible)
  • Low voltage systems & PV efficiency testing not included

Plumbing systems

  • Private waste system tanks not inspected / scoped

Room by Room Analysis

  • Walls, ceilings, floors, windows & doors

Staircase(s) & Safety components

Kitchen & Bath Areas

  • Fixtures & Major installed appliances

Exclusions:

We don't perform inspections on: pools, spas, photovoltaic, solar hot water, water catchment or other water features.

We can recommend service professionals for you.

Some areas and/or components may not be accessible and/or may be excluded during inspection of condominium(s)
or commercial properties

For a full scope of the inspection, please review the ASHI Standards prior to your appointment.

Preparing for your inspection:

Complete the Appointment Request

Sign the Inspection Agreement to warranty the inspection service

Make sure utilities (water & electric) are turned on

Ensure water heater, freezers & refrigerators are turned on at least 24 hours prior

Utility/Owner closets should be unlocked for inspection

Electrical panel(s) & water heating systems need to be accessible for the inspector

You can highlight any concerns using the comment box on the Appointment Request form

Inspection Fees:

Home Inspections are tax deductible

The cost of your personalized inspection can be effected by overall square footage, special features, and additional dwellings.

Payment Types:

Personal check, money order or cash preferred onsite.

ESCROW payment for additional $25.

Secure online payment also available: