Contact us to discuss our money saving and time saving "Pre-Sale" Inspection or Consultation prior to putting your home on the real estate market. The more you know about your own home, the better your selling and negotiating position will be!
Other tests include carbon monoxide testing around the heating equipment (included in all inspections with natural gas or oil burning heating equipment), wood destroying insect inspections performed by a licensed exterminator* arranged by our office (for your convenience), radon in air testing, well water testing, and digital photos where necessary during your home inspection. We recommend you contact a septic company for a septic system inspection if you are buying a home connected to a septic system.
Making sure the home does not have unacceptable levels of carbon monoxide.
Making sure the home does not have any wood destroying insect activity.*
Making sure the above ground oil tank is in good condition.
Making sure your septic system is in working condition and will be for years to come. (For your convenience, we can provide you with recommendations for septic companies or you can obtain them from your realtor, lawyer, friends or family).
* Our wood destroying insect inspection is performed by John Torre, owner and licensed exterminator of Northeast Exterminating Inc., Stamford, Connecticut. For a nominal additional fee, John will perform a full inside and outside inspection for any wood destroying insect activity (past and present) and will provide a certified Wood Destroying Insect Inspection Report at the end of his inspection. Northeast Exterminating is celebrating it's 30th year in the "pest" business and John Torre personally performs each individual WDI inspection for Scott and Scott Inc. Check out Northeast Exterminating at www.northeastexterminating.net for additional information.