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Christiansburg, VA 24073
Phone: (540)381-0200
Fax: (540)382-9127
info@inspectorbob.com


Pre-Inspection Agreement


Customer :___________________________________________

Property  :___________________________________________

  Inspections, Inc. agrees to inspect the property for the purpose of informing the customer as to major deficiencies or defects, visually observed, which could significantly affect the value of the property.  If applicable, it will include a report on :

  • structural condition
  • electrical, plumbing, water heater, heating and air conditioning
  • quality, condition and life expectancy of all systems and appliances
  • basement (if applicable)
  •     __________________
  •     __________________
  • general interior, including ceilings, walls, floors, and windows
  • insulation and ventilation
  • general exterior, including roof, gutter, chimney drainage, grading
  • kitchen and appliances
  • _________________
  • _________________

     It is understood and agreed that this inspection will be of readily accessible areas of the structure and is limited to visual observations of apparent conditions existing at the time of the inspection.  Soil conditions, geological stability, or engineering analysis are beyond the scope and purpose of the inspection.

    The inspector is not required to move furniture, personal goods, or equipment which may impede access or limit visibility.  The inspector is not required to evaluate the condition or presence of storm windows, storm doors, shutters, awnings, and other such accessories, or to determine their functional efficiency.  Intercoms, security systems, timers, and water conditioning equipment are not inspected nor evaluated.

    The inspection is made solely for the information of the customer and is furnished on an opinion only basis.  NO WARRANTY OR GUARANTEE is made,  nor is this report any insurance that items found acceptable will remain so for any period of time, nor that additional defects do not exist.  The inspection is not a compliance inspection or a certificate for past or present governmental or local codes or regulations.  It does not include air or water quality, or the presence or absence of, or the type of all insulation, or of asbestos.  Determining the presence or absence of lead paint or any toxic or hazardous materials or substances, environmental hazards, rodents, insects, or pests is beyond the scope and purpose of the inspection.

    The customer agrees to notify Inspections, Inc. by telephone and in writing of any items in question and to allow the inspector access to the property to evaluate these items before any corrective action is taken.  The customer agrees and understands that any repairs or corrective action taken without consultation with Inspections, Inc. relieves Inspections, Inc. of any and all liability.


Standard Inspection

The customer requests the standard visual inspection of the readily accessible areas of the structure.  The inspection is limited to visual observation existing at the time of the inspection.   The customer agrees and understands that the maximum liability incurred by the inspector and Inspections, Inc. for errors and omissions in the inspection shall be limited to the greater of the amount of the fee paid for the inspection or $500.00.

Fee :  $____________

Inspections, Inc. by : ___________________

Date : _______________________________

I have read and accept the terms of this Agreement :

Customer :______________________

Date :__________________________


Technically Exhaustive Inspection

The customer requests the technically exhaustive inspection without a limit of liability.  Inspections, Inc. agrees to retain other specialists as necessary and to prepare a technically exhaustive report within twenty days of  the date of the acceptance of this contract.  This optional in-depth, intensive, and technically exhaustive inspection, and report fee is :

Fee :*  $____________________________

Inspections, Inc.

by : ______________________________

Date : _________________________

I have read and accept the terms
of this Agreement:

Customer : _____________________

Date : _________________________

 *A 50% deposit is required to commence this inspection