Most real estate agents will tell you that home inspectors are essential to closing a deal. Inspectors are hired to thoroughly examine a house and point out any flaws. Everything from cracked and shifting foundations to HVAC problems will be listed in the inspection report. It is also not unusual for inspectors to find water damage, aging roofs and nonfunctioning ground-fault circuit interrupter (GFCI) reset buttons. In older homes, especially in rural areas, the wiring is often a problem. Other common issues include:
Home inspectors are hired to thoroughly examine a house and point out any flaws.
Mustafa Aktepe is a franchise owner with National Property Inspections (NPI) Northwest San Antonio.
• Poor grading and drainage
This house had the panel used to disconnect the air conditioning mounted between an outside column and an exterior wall.