Our Services

Standard Home Inspection:

Our home inspection services will give you the accurate information you need to make one of life’s most important decisions, with confidence.  Our thorough inspection services will include a complete assessment of the home’s systems and components such as structural integrity, but also to evaluate how these systems are working together and identify areas that need to be monitored, repaired or replaced. After our on-site inspection and consultation, you will receive our industry-leading inspection report, complete with images identifying concerns and an easy-to-use summary section.

Our Inspection services include:

  • Roofing
  • Exterior – Porches, Entry, Driveway, Sidewalks, etc.
  • Garage
  • Foundation
  • Basement/Crawl Space
  • Structural (accessible areas)
  • Heating & Cooling Systems
  • Plumbing/Laundry
  • Electrical Systems
  • Interior, Doors, Windows
  • Kitchen/Appliances
  • Bathrooms
  • Attic/Insulation, Vapor Barriers
  • Ventilation
  • Rodent/Animal Inspection
  • Cost Estimate Guide for Repairs
  • How to Operate Your Home Manual
  • $10,000 Honor Guarantee (backed by InterNACHI)

Inspection Services – Private Home Buyer

New Construction to Historic Homes, the best way to ensure that you are well informed about the strengths and weaknesses of a property is to have professional home inspection services performed. We are trained and experienced in identifying all safety areas both small and large that may have been unknown to the previous owners and to identify which items require immediate attention.

Inspection Services – Private Home Seller

Knowledge is power, and all homes have strengths and weaknesses. Whether you are selling your home on your own or using a Realtor, it’s always a wise idea to have a professional pre-listing home inspection. Compass Property Inspections help you understand the level of severity of the problems; showcasing which problems must be immediately addressed versus which items can wait. The more you know about your home, the more prepared you will be for negotiating the sale of your home.

construction services

Construction Services – New or Renovations

In a new home, the quality of construction can vary from job-site to job-site, therefore we provide buyers with periodic reviews of their construction during various stages of the process including: foundation, framing, window installation and final inspection. This relatively inexpensive inspection protects your purchase, prevents unexpected costly issues post-construction, and ensures the quality of your home before a final purchase. Providing periodic inspections throughout the process helps ensure a thorough cross-check of the work being performed.

Higher Educational / Private School Inspection Services

Educational campuses require a degree of expertise in building maintenance to provide the safest possible campus for students, faculty and staff as well as a need for preventative maintenance/deferred maintenance program to minimize cost of repairs or replacements in the future. Compass Property Inspections provides a thorough inspection of facilities to provide a detailed understanding of necessary items to address immediately and which items are recommended to prevent replacement or more costly repairs in the future. This inspection service can provide details for donors and board members, providing a roadmap for budgets and approvals.

Additional Services

  • Radon-In-Air Testing
  • Water Testing
    • Basic Profile Test
    • Radon in Water
    • Lead in Water
    • Arsenic
    • Uranium
  • Sprinkler and Irrigation
  • Smart Energy Solutions
  • Mold Sampling / Testing

Pool and SPA Inspections

Pools and spas should be a source of comfort and enjoyment, so make sure you inspect it before buying or selling!

Repairing/replacing a pool or spa can be expensive.  If the home you are buying or selling has one of these features, it is highly advised that your pool and spa inspection include these elements as well.  While most pool and spa inspection companies only focus on the equipment, our detailed inspection will cover the following components:

  • Interior finish materials
  • Decks, steps and coping
  • Pumps, motors, blowers, skimmer, filter, drains, heaters (including describing the energy source), automatic safety controls, gauges, visible piping and valves
  • Cleaning system
  • The water supply system to ensure there are no cross connections
  • External bonding of the pump motors, blowers, heaters and other equipment
  • Operation of underwater lighting, ground fault circuit interrupters, conduit, visible electrical components and timer assemblies
  • Diving boards, slides, handrails and ladders
  • The presence or absence of child-safe barriers