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Beyond Roof Leaks: Here are the 10 Most Important Questions San Diego Homebuyers Should Ask During Home Inspections

Home inspector answering questions from home buyer

Congratulations on finding your dream home in beautiful San Diego! But before you dive headfirst into pool parties and barbecues, there's one crucial step: the home inspection. Sure, you might be worried about leaky roofs, but there's a whole lot more to consider. This guide dives deep into the top 10 questions San Diego homebuyers should ask during inspections, empowering you to make informed decisions and ensure your new house truly becomes your home.

1. Scope of Inspection: What areas and systems will be thoroughly inspected in my home?

2. Inspection Exclusions: Are there any specific components or systems not included in your standard home inspection?

3. Inspector Pricing: Can you provide a detailed breakdown of your inspection fees for properties?

4. Client Attendance: Can I attend the home inspection?

5. Inspection Duration: How long does a typical home inspection take to complete?

6. Sample Inspection Report: May I see a sample report to understand the format and level of detail provided in your home inspections?

7. Clarification of Findings: If you identify an unfamiliar issue during the home inspection, can you explain it in layman's terms?

8. Maintenance Tips: Can you offer recommendations for maintaining specific systems or features in my home, especially those I may not be familiar with?

9. Severity of Issues: When identifying problems, can you advise on the severity of each issue, classifying them as minor or major repairs for my home?

10. Critical Repairs and Costs: Are there any critical repairs identified during the home inspection, and if so, can you provide an estimated cost for addressing them?

At Turn Key Property Inspectors our certified inspectors provide detailed reports, answer your questions clearly, and can even offer maintenance tips to keep your new home in top condition. Schedule your inspection today and gain the knowledge you need to make confident decisions about your San Diego property!


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