A Sample Report is a confidential report prepared for a life or health insurance company on a risk, setting out the moral and physical hazards that may or may not be present. Below are some examples of what may be included on a sample report.

 

Common Home Defects

Knowing some of the usual defects inspectors discover during an inspection allows you to be a well informed buyer. Gator Home Inspections, Inc has compiled a list of the top 10 defects found in most homes. Repairs or replacement could cost or save you thousands of dollars.

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Leaking Polybutylene

Leaking Polybutylene fresh water plumbing pipes visible inside the crawl space.

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    Defective hardboard siding

    Defective hardboard siding. This is a moisture and installation related defect. Common brands of siding are Florida Pacific, Louisiana Pacific, and Masonite.

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    cracked/blistering shingles

    Cracked and blistering shingles allowing leaks visible inside the attic.

     
     open wire connections  Visible open wire connections in the crawl space and attic.

    open wire connections

    Visible open wire connections in the crawl space and attic.

     Leaking toilets  Leaking or loosely mounted toilets.

    Leaking toilets

    Leaking or loosely mounted toilets.

     DEFECTIVE BREAKERS  Defective ground fault circuit breaker interrupter outlets in bathrooms, kitchen, garage, and outside.

    DEFECTIVE BREAKERS

    Defective ground fault circuit breaker interrupter outlets in bathrooms, kitchen, garage, and outside.

     
     rotten joist  Rotten floor joist and band joist at the front and rear door areas visible inside the crawl space.

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    Rotten floor joist and band joist at the front and rear door areas visible inside the crawl space.

     cracked concrete  Cracked or broken concrete block piers inside the crawl space.

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    Cracked or broken concrete block piers inside the crawl space.

     
     wet spaces  Wet and damp crawl spaces.

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    Wet and damp crawl spaces.

     furnace/heat cracks  Cracks in the furnace heat exchanger allowing carbon monoxide to filter inside the house

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    Cracks in the furnace heat exchanger allowing carbon monoxide to filter inside the house

     

    Our comprehensive and detailed computer generated inspection report with photos, will provide you with the information about the property you need to assure you are making a sound investment. We want to educate you on the property where you may be spending the rest of your life. Whether your home is newly built, newly remodeled or 100 years old, you can rely on us to provide you with the peace of mind you need.