This book is for prospective home buyers, real estate investors, and those interested in starting their own home inspection business. Through explanations, the experiences of others, and dozens of forms and checklists you will learn all about: Foundations: floors, walls, paint, windows, decks, garage doors, roofing, flashings, chimneys, Plumbing: piping, fixtures, faucets, water heating and fuel storage systems, pools and equipment, Wiring: main service panels, conductors, switches, receptacles, heating, air conditioning and heat pumps, ceilings, Floors: railings, doors and windows, attics, walls, foundations, kitchens, and bathrooms. In addition you will gain valuable information about: septic systems, wells, water quality testing, mould, radon testing, asbestos, termites, carbon monoxide testing, and lead testing.Sometimes a leak will result in a spray of water coming out of the pipe, and other times it will show itself as a small drip of water that runs along the pipe. ... If you find them, plan on replacing or at least repairing those sections of the pipes.
|Title||:||Inspect Before You Buy|
|Publisher||:||Atlantic Publishing Company - 2007|