MA Home Inspector - Massachusetts Home Inspection

Our MA - Massachusetts Home Inspections are performed to the MA Standards of Practice for professional Home Inspector. All our home inspectors are licensed in the state of Massachusetts to perform home inspections. Below are the systems of the house we inspect.

Massachusetts Home Inspection - Systems Covered
Roofing:
  • Roof Covering.
  • Flashing
  • Roof Trim
  • Roof Drainage System
  • Chimney(s)
  • Vent Stack(s)
  • Skylight(s)
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Exterior
  • Wall cladding.
  • Entryway doors and windows.
  • Deck/porches, balconies, stoops/landings, steps, areaways/window wells.
  • Exposed trim.
  • Flashings.
  • Driveways, walkways, and retaining walls.
  • Vegetation, grading, site drainage.
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Basement/Crawlspace
  • Foundation.
  • Girders, Sills, Floor Joists, Sub Flooring.
  • Columns and posts
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Attic
  • Roof framing (Rafters, Collar Ties, Tie Beams, Rafter Ties, Trusses, Beams, Other)
  • Sheathing Materials (Boards, Oriented Strand Board, Plywood, Other).
  • Presence/absence of Attic Light
  • Presence/absence of Flooring
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Electrical
  • Electrical service equipment, Distribution panels, Grounding.
  • Exterior and interior electrical receptacles tested for: polarity, grounding, and ground fault protection.
  • Interior wiring.
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Plumbing
  • Water Supply Distribution System:
    • Piping materials, including supports and insulation.
    • Fixtures and faucets.
    • Functional Flow.
    • Leaks.
    • Cross Connections.
  • Drain Waste Vent System:
    • Traps; drain, waste, and vent piping.
    • Leaks.
    • Functional drainage.
  • Hot Water System
    • Water heating equipment.
    • Normal Operating Controls.
    • The presence of Automatic Safety Controls.
    • The exterior of the chimneys, thimbles and vents.
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Central Heating System
  • Heating equipment
  • Normal operating controls
  • Automatic Safety Controls.
  • Chimneys, thimbles and vents.
  • Solid fuel heating devices.
  • Heating distribution
  • Insulation.
  • Fireplaces
Central A/C System
  • Cooling and Air Handling Equipment
  • Distribution system
  • Insulation on the exposed supply ductwork
  • Condenser and air-handling unit
General Interior Conditions
  • Floors.
  • Walls.
  • Ceilings.
  • Stairways, hand and guard railings.
  • Signs of water penetration.
  • Interior doors.
  • Windows.
Insulation / Ventilation
  • Exposed insulation in unfinished spaces
  • Attic Ventilation
  • Crawlspace Ventilation
  • Bathroom Ventilation