Home Inspection Checklist

Note: Remember, this inspection checklist is not exhaustive. Feel free to edit the checklist per your requirements.
This checklist example includes the following:
  1. Exterior Inspection
  2. Interior Inspection
  3. Safety Inspection
  4. Energy Efficiency Inspection
  5. Pest Inspection
  6. Other Specialty Inspection
  1. 1

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  2. 2

    Check the roof's condition, including the shingles, flashing, and gutters

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  3. 3

    Inspect the foundation, siding, and trim for any cracks, rot, or damage

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  4. 4

    Check the condition of the windows, doors, and garage doors for proper function and security

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  5. 5

    Inspect the grading and drainage around the home to ensure proper water flow away from the foundation

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  6. 6

    Check the walls, floors, and ceilings for cracks, holes, or other damage

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  7. 7

    Inspect the electrical system for any signs of damage or wear, including outlets, switches, and wiring

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  8. 8

    Check the plumbing system for leaks and proper water pressure

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  9. 9

    Inspect the heating and cooling system for proper function and age

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  10. 10

    Check for proper smoke and carbon monoxide detectors and ensure they are in working order

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    Inspect the fire extinguisher for proper location and condition

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  12. 12

    Check for any signs of lead or asbestos

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  13. 13

    Inspect the insulation and ventilation to ensure they are adequate and properly installed

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  14. 14

    Check the windows and doors for energy efficiency

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  15. 15

    Inspect the heating and cooling system for energy efficiency and proper maintenance

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  16. 16

    Check for any signs of pests, including termites, ants, and rodents

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  17. 17

    Inspect for any structural damage caused by pests and for any potential entry points for problems in the home

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  18. 18

    Check for radon gas levels

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  19. 19

    Check for mold

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  20. 20

    Check for water damage

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  21. 21

    Check for any other issues that are specific to the property

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    End of a template.