Buying a home is one of the most important decisions you will make in your life. A professional home inspection can help you optimize your investment.
is very important that you have a fair, accurate, and unbiased
inspection of the property you intend to purchase. The findings of an
inspection can provide further insight and information you will need to
make the most comprehensive decision on the home you are buying.
home inspections might reveal major problems that may influence your
decision to buy the home. Secondly, home inspections may also reveal
smaller maintenance issues that will affect how soon or often you
service some items in your future home. The more information you have,
A professional inspector will go over the house's
heating and cooling system, electrical system, plumbing, walls,
ceilings, flooring, foundation, roofing, drainage, and basement.
will even show you how to change the filter in your heating system and
take the time to show you where your emergency shut-offs are for the
gas, water and electric service and answer any questions you may have
about the home's appliances or systems.
A home inspection will
run about $200 to $500, depending on the inspector and other factors
such as the size, age, and type of the home. Consider the money spent
on a home inspection an investment in your financial future. A few
hundred dollars spent now can save you thousands later on down the road.
no house is perfect. If the inspector finds problems, it does not mean
that you should not buy the house. It does mean that you will know in
advance what to expect, you will be informed about major problems, and
you will have peace of mind that will help you enjoy your brand new
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Downtown San Diego
560 First Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101
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