PLUMBING


  • Visible water piping
  • Water supply
  • Waste disposal system
  • Main water shut-off
  • Water heater
  • Faucets
  • Drains
  • Water pressure
  • Showers and all fixtures
  • Washer and dryer connections


ATTIC

  • Access
  • Insulation type and approximate depth
  • Ventilator fan
  • Whole house fan
  • Framing
  • Leaks


GENERAL INTERIOR

  • Walls
  • Ceilings
  • Floors and floor coverings
  • Stairs
  • Doors
  • Windows
  • Fireplaces


KITCHENS AND APPLIANCES

  • Identify fuel source
  • Cabinets
  • Stove or range
  • Oven
  • Trash disposal
  • Fan/vent hood
  • Dishwasher


HEATING AND COOLING

  • Gas burner
  • Oil burner
  • Electric forced–air furnace
  • Electric baseboard
  • Heat pump & Air conditioners

ROOFING, GUTTERING AND OTHER ROOF COMPONENTS


  • Roof style
  • Roof coverings (materials)
  • Visible flashing
  • Skylights
  • Roof penetrations (plumbing stacks, gas vents, etc.)
  • Fireplace chimneys
  • Gutters and downspouts


HOME EXTERIOR

  • Trim
  • Siding/wall coverings
  • Paint
  • Windows
  • Doors
  • Storm windows and doors
  • Screens
  • Porches
  • Decks, patios and balconies (attached to dwelling)


BASEMENT, CRAW SPACE, SLAB

  • Basement
  • Crawl space
  • Slab
  • Visible framing
  • Visible foundation walls
  • Floors
  • Drainage


ELECTRICAL

  • Over current protection
  • Type of conductors, main and branch circuits
  • Incoming service
  • Grounding cable
  • Fixtures and outlets
  • Ground fault circuit interrupter (GFCI)
  • Smoke detectors


GARAGE/CARPORT

  • Type
  • Doors and openers

Distinctive Home Inspections Services conducts a comprehensive interior and exterior inspection of your home.

We’ll e-mail a detailed report to you - complete with photos – including a summary page.
Your home inspection and report will cover the following areas:

All reports include Photos. All reports include a Summary Page.

NYS Licensed & Insured
NYS Home Inspector License # 16000070745
NACHI CPI # NACHI15090116

Serving Queens, Nassau & Suffolk 

Ori Chimino, President

(516) 375-4036

Prompt, Courteous and Reliable service 7 days a week!