Your Eagle Eye Property Inspector will perform a visual examination based upon our standards of practice. Here we will describe more information on the structure and what you should inspect for your inspection. Listed below you will also see some sample pictures taken of a structure 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
A. the roof-covering materials;
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:
A. the type of roof-covering materials.
III. The inspector shall report as in need of correction:
A. observed indications of active roof leaks.
IV. The inspector is not required to:
A. walk on any roof surface.
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
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
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.