The rear deck

The rear deck was attached to the home and the height was higher than 4 ft high. There should be diagonal bracing installed parallel to the structure at the exterior column line. If left in this condition the deck could become unsteady and unsafe.

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exterior HVAC unit

 The overcurrent protection for the exterior HVAC unit was (60 amp) larger than the maximum rated breaker size (20amp) per the unit's data plate The larger amp breaker will not protect the unit in case of a presence of excess current and...

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Thermal camera

These photos are actual photos taken with a thermal camera during a typical home inspection. The return air temperature (73) is taken to establish a baseline. The supply air temperature (103) was taken to show the Delta T or the difference in...

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Common Defects

The insulation is damaged or missing on the line set or refrigerant line. This is an easy fix that the homeowner can do themselves.

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In This Picture

The downspout drains near the foundation. Excessive water at or near the soil could lead to foundation and structural problems. The rainwater could overflow in through the crawlspace vent nearby. Water intrusion in the crawlspace could contribute to...

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