Roof 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 roof and what you should inspect for your inspection. Listed below you will also see some sample pictures taken of a roof for your reference. Please feel free to contact us any time with any questions you might have.
I. The inspector shall inspect from ground level or the eaves:
B. the gutters;
C. the downspouts;
D. the vents, flashing, skylights, chimney, and other roof penetrations; and
E. the general structure of the roof from the readily accessible panels, doors or stairs.
II. The inspector shall describe:
III. The inspector shall report as in need of correction:
IV. The inspector is not required to:
B. predict the service life expectancy.
C. inspect underground downspout diverter
D. remove snow, ice, debris or other conditions that prohibit the observation of the roof surfaces.
E. move insulation.
F. inspect antennae, satellite dishes, lightning arresters, de-icing equipment, or similar attachments.
G. walk on any roof areas that appear, in the opinion of the inspector, to be unsafe.
H. walk on any roof areas if it might, in the opinion of the inspector, cause damage.
I. perform a water test.
J. warrant or certify the roof.
K. confirm proper fastening or installation of any roof-covering material.
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.