Our Pre-Purchase Residential Inspection is designed to provide you with a comprehensive overview of the property's condition, giving you the confidence to make informed decisions. Whether you're a seasoned homebuyer or a first-time purchaser, our thorough inspection process offers valuable insights into the property's structural integrity and potential maintenance needs.
Congratulations on buying a brand new home! Now is the time to have an experienced, third party evaluation of your recently built property. We will look closely at the finished and newly installed components to make sure they are working property, and without safety issues, before you move in.
As your one-year builder's warranty draws to a close, now is the perfect time to ensure that every aspect of your home is in top-notch condition. Our 11-Month New Build Warranty Inspection is designed to give you peace of mind by identifying any potential issues that may still be covered under your builder's warranty.
As the framework of your vision takes shape, our inspectors ensure that every foundational element is perfectly aligned for your future comfort and security. This critical inspection takes place before the drywall goes up, giving us an unparalleled view of the infrastructure, wiring, plumbing, and ventilation systems that will soon be concealed.
As an InterNACHI (International Association of Certified Home Inspectors) member, we must adhere to InterNACHI’s Standards of Practice as well as the State of Arizona Home Inspector Standards of Professional Practice. This means we will attempt to inspect all of the following, if present and accessible. Our team has an attention for detail and we don’t cut corners. Check out our FAQ page for common questions on home inspections.
- Roof, vents, flashings, and trim
- Gutters and downspouts
- Skylight, chimney and other roof penetrations
- Decks, stoops, porches, walkways, and railing,
- Eaves, soffit and fascia
- Grading and drainage
- Basement, foundation and crawlspace
- Water penetration and foundation movement
- Heating systems
- Cooling Systems
- Main water shut off valves
- Water heating system
- Interior plumbing fixtures and faucets
- Drainage sump pumps with accessible floats
- Electrical service line and meter box
- Main disconnect and service amperage
- Electrical panels, breakers and fuses
- Grounding and bonding
- GFCIs and AFCIs
- Fireplace damper door and hearth
- Insulation and ventilation
- Garage doors, safety sensors, and openers
- And much more…
First Step Home Inspectors provides quality home inspections to the greater Phoenix metropolitan area including Phoenix, Scottsdale, Mesa, Goodyear, Avondale, Tempe, Laveen, Chandler, Gilbert, Surprise, Paradise Valley, Peoria, Sun City, Cave Creek, Deer Valley, Anthem, Arcadia and Ahwatukee.