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Important Questions To Ask Your Home Inspector
You know when you are buying a home, that you will need a home inspection. But when it comes time to read the inspection report you feel like you need a translator! Here are a few important questions you should definitely ask your home inspector to help you understand the inspection report before closing the deal.
1. Clarify what is truly bad. Have the inspector tell you exactly what is really bad, what will need to be fixed right away and what can wait. Also, have him let you know what he put in the report that he just wanted to let you know about, but was not a necessary repair. This is important because the inspector may have something noted under the category "Health & Safety Hazards" and all it is a small plumbing issue that would only cost a few dollars to fix. So it is important to clarify everything.
2 How hard is that to fix? You should ask the inspector how something should be fixed and they will usually be more than happy to explain to you how easy the repair is to do yourself. If it is not a simple fix, they may ... more
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