Pool and spa Home Inspection
Your Eagle Eye Property Inspector will perform a visual examination based upon our standards of practice. Here we will describe more information on the pool and spa and what you should inspect for your inspection. Listed below you will also see some sample pictures taken of an pool and spa for your reference. Please feel free to contact us any time with any questions you might have.
I. The inspector shall inspect:A. the exterior wall-covering materials, flashing and trim;
B. all exterior doors;
C. adjacent walkways and driveways;
D. stairs, steps, stoops, stairways and ramps;
E. porches, patios, decks, balconies and carports;
F. railings, guards and handrails;
G. the eaves, soffits and fascia;
H. a representative number of windows; and
I. vegetation, surface drainage, retaining walls and grading of the property, where they may adversely affect the structure due to moisture intrusion.
II. The inspector shall describe:A. the type of exterior wall-covering materials.
III. The inspector shall report as in need of correction:A. any improper spacing between intermediate balusters, spindles and rails.
IV. The inspector is not required to:A. inspect or operate screens, storm windows, shutters, awnings, fences, outbuildings, or exterior accent lighting.
B. inspect items that are not visible or readily accessible from the ground, including window and door flashing.
C. inspect or identify geological, geotechnical, hydrological or soil conditions.
D. inspect recreational facilities or playground equipment.
E. inspect seawalls, breakwalls or docks.
F. inspect erosion-control or earth-stabilization measures.
G. inspect for safety-type glass.
H. inspect underground utilities.
I. inspect underground items.
J. inspect wells or springs.
K. inspect solar, wind or geothermal systems.
L. inspect swimming pools or spas.
M. inspect wastewater treatment systems, septic systems or cesspools.
N. inspect irrigation or sprinkler systems.
O. inspect drainfields or dry wells.
P. determine the integrity of multiple-pane window glazing or thermal window seals.