Frequently Asked Questions
How to find the best Home Inspector in Georgia?
Our home inspectors are nationally certified through InterNACHI, we go through extensive training check to ensure a great inspection experience! Not only are we certified, but we’re also experienced.
Inspectics Team director is a Certified Master Inspector (CMI), the highest professional designation in the Home Inspection Industry. Certified Master Inspectors are the best Inspectors in the world.
What is a Home Inspection?
What is NOT a Home Inspection?
– Is not an advice of the purchase of the inspected property.
– Is not a code Inspection.
– Is not technically exhaustive and will not identify concealed or latent defects.
– Will not determine the life expectancy of the property or components.
– Is not a certification of the property or its components.
Who needs a Home Inspection?
What parts of the house will be Inspected?
• Structural Components
• Attic,Insulation& Ventilation
• Exterior of Structure
• Porch & Deck
• Garages, Carports, Workshops, or other external buildings
• Surface drainage
• Gutters and downspouts
• Safety controls
• Water heater
• Heating System
• Air Conditioning System
• Built-in appliances
• Windows and doors
• Sump pumps
How long will a Home Inspection last?
Do I need an Inspection even if I am buying a new house?
If you are building a brand new house you should have a Phases Home Inspection throughout the build process to prevent unsafe concealed defects like unsafe foundations, incorrect rough framing, faulty electrical, HVAC, and plumbing, and improper dry wall and insulation installation, as well as a final inspection to ensure everything is safe and up to standards.
What is the standard price for a Home Inspection?
Each inspection company has different qualifications, credentials, warranties and insurances. Inspectics is one of the highest qualified inspection companies in the state of Georgia.
Our home inspections range from $330 to $825 and above; as our inspections are based off square footage, the bigger the property the more expensive the inspection. Our inspectors look at the property from top to bottom, inside and out. This is why we base pricing off square footage
What is Radon?
Any home can have elevated radon levels no matter the type of foundation, including new and old homes, well-sealed and drafty homes. Your home can trap radon inside, exposing you and your family to get the greatest radiation exposure at home, where you spend most of your time.
Testing is the only way to know if you and your family are at risk from radon. The EPA and the Surgeon General recommend testing all homes below the third floor for radon.
How does radon get into a home?
What should I do if Radon level is high?
The EPA recommends that you take action to reduce your home’s indoor radon levels if your radon test result is 4 pCi/L or higher, installing a Mitigation (Radon reduction) System.
Inspectics Radon Mitigation design and install top of the line Radon reduction systems in the State of Georgia. We provide Radon testing and Radon reduction services to homeowners, home buyers, home sellers, commercial, Government and Institutional buildings who are concerned with the health risks attributed to radon exposure.