New-Construction Home Inspections

We offer an array of services to meet every clients needs. Not sure what’s best for you? Give us a call at (425) 298-7382; we’re standing-by to help you decide. “So, whats inspected during my new home inspection?” At Abode Analysis, we want you to feel comfortable knowing we’re performing a rigorous inspections covering every area of your home. Here are a few things we check out.

  • Areas susceptible to water intrusion (because it’s Seattle, after all)

  • Proper drainage, grading, landscape clearances, siding, trims, soffits, pest-screen integrity, structure-contiguous retaining-walls, hose bibs, exterior electrical, decks, balconies, steps, driveways, walkways, etc..

  • Estimated* roof life, layers, damage, detectable leaks, sheathing, proper flashing, proper installation and operation of gutter systems. Skylights, pluming and exhaust vents and roof vents (if applicable). Chimney integrity, crowns, spark arrestors, safety tie-offs, etc..

  • Electrical system, main panels, sub panels, service drop and service entrance. Amperage rating for service type, electric legends, grounding. Breakers, size of circuit wiring, test AFCI and GFCI as well as combination AGFCI breakers. Fire hazards, corrosion, decay or unusual wear of the components. Electrical fixtures by room, lighting, etc..

  • Structural components including foundation, basement, crawlspace, slab, rafters/trusses, floor joist type, blocking, attachment.

  • HVAC systems, proper orientation, age (where identifiable). Filtering, proper operation and safety and cleanliness.

  • Plumbing system including locations of water shutoff, piping, drain type and adequacy, fixtures and faucets, ventilation, identification of leaks where possible. Toilets, showers, jacuzzi/soaker tubs, and any other components associated with plumbing in the residence.

  • Attics, overall structure: knee walls, collar-ties, insulation, wiring, ductwork, detect moisture, ensure proper and adequate ventilation.

  • Full interior inspections including room by room walls, ceilings, floors, stairs, fireplaces, electrical outlets, windows, closets, doors and proper egress.

  • Home appliances including washer & dryer. Stove, refrigerator, oven, dishwasher (ensure proper drainage connectivity) and any other home appliances that may apply.

  • Life and safety hazards, trip hazards, handrails and guardrail safety.

  • Thinking of something specific you're worried about? Give us a call, or shoot us a text. 425-298-7382 

Price:

Starting at $429 (up to1000sqft)

*Call for an estimate 425-298-7382 

Availability:

Generally within 3 days

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