Services

Our Services

Delta Home Inspections, LLC provides a multitude of inspection services consisting of residential “seller and buyer” inspections, warranty inspections (new construction) and construction phase inspections.

Using the guidelines set-forth by International Association of Certified Home Inspectors, Delta Home Inspections, LLC provides a 4-point inspection (structure, electrical, HVAC, & plumbing) that is standard in the industry.

Still not sure what a 4-point inspection consist of? This is what we inspect in your best interest!

Electrical

  • Service entrance conductors, service drop
  • Electric meter and base, main disconnect, main and distribution panels, grounding systems
  • Circuit breakers, fuses and compatibility of their amperage and voltage (electrical wiring)
  • Switches, receptacles, light fixtures, and visible wiring (romex, knob and turn or metallic shield)
  • Polarity and grounding of receptacles within 6 feet of interior plumbing fixtures and receptacles in garage, carport and exterior walls of inspected structure
  • All ground fault circuit interrupter receptacles
  • Location of main and distribution panels
  • Smoke and carbon monoxide detectors

Exterior

  • Wall covering, flashing and trim
  • All exterior doors
  • Adjacent walkways and driveways
  • Stairs, steps, stoops, stairways and ramps
  • Porches, patios, decks balconies and carports
  • Railings, guards and handrails
  • Eaves, soffits and fascia
  • Windows
  • Vegetation, surface drainage, retaining walls, grading of property

Heating & cooling

  • Heating system
  • Normal operating controls
  • Automatic safety controls
  • Distribution systems, including fans, pumps, ducts and piping, insulation, air filters, registers, radiators, fan coil units and convectors
  • Presence of installed heat source in each room
  • Chimneys, flues and vents (for gas water heaters and heat systems)
  • Cooling system
  • Normal operating controls
  • Presence of installed cooling source in each room

Plumbing

  • Main water supply shut off valve
  • Main fuel supply shut off valve
  • Water heating equipment, controls, chimneys, flues and vents
  • Interior water supply, fixtures, faucets and water systems
  • Drainage, waste and vent systems, septic systems, ( if applicable)
  • Interior fuel storage, piping, venting, supports and leaks, (if applicable)
  • Sump pumps with accessible float systems,( if applicable)

Interior

  • Ceilings, walls and floors
  • Stairs, steps, landings, stairways, ramps, railings, guards and handrails
  • Counters and cabinets
  • Doors, windows

Insulation & ventilation

  • Insulation in attic
  • Insulation under floor systems
  • Vapor retarders (on ground in crawlspaces or basements)
  • Ventilation of attic and foundation areas
  • Venting systems (kitchen, baths and laundry)
  • Ventilation fans and thermostatic controls (in attic)

Garage (if applicable)

  • Garage ceiling
  • Garage walls (including firewall separation)
  • Garage floor
  • Garage door
  • Occupant door from garage to inside of home. (fire rated)
  • Garage door operations (report whether or not door will reverse when met with resistance)

Basement, foundation, crawlspace & structure

  • Foundation, basement and crawlspace
  • Walls (structural)
  • Columns or priers
  • Floors (structural)
  • Ceilings (structural)

Roof system

  • Roof covering
  • Gutters and Downspouts
  • Flashing
  • Vents, Skylights, Chimney, and other roof penetrations
  • Roof structure and attic (rafters, sheathing, pearling,)

Fireplace (if applicable)

  • Gas /LP fire logs and fireplaces
  • Solid fuel heating devices (fireplaces and woodstoves)
  • Chimneys, flues, and vents (for fireplaces)

Built-in kitchen appliances

  • Dishwasher
  • Ranges/ovens/cook tops
  • Range hood
  • Trash compactor
  • Food waste disposer
  • Microwave cooking equipment

“Committed to provide a service that is impeccable”
THAT’S OUR PROMISE TO YOU!