What to Expect From Your Inspection

When you need a home inspection, WISCO Home Inspection is here to help. Whether you need a buyer’s inspection, a pre-listing inspection, or you just are interested in a home inspection to ensure proper maintenance of your current home, you can trust us to deliver great service.

Our Wisconsin-registered home inspectors are always there to serve. After the report is delivered we offer an after-hours “one more time” meeting with you and your Realtor. As this inspection process answers questions, naturally more questions may develop. We are there until You are satisfied with our reporting.

Our process is collaborative. Think fact-finding, exploring, questioning, report writing good time. We need you and your Realtor present to deliver the best service.

Wisco Home Inspection has a thorough, multi-point checklist that ensures all requirements of the Wisconsin Standards of Practice are met.

Wondering what’s included in a residential home inspection from WISCO Home Inspection? Here is a quick overview of the services included in your home inspection, and the major systems that we observe and assess throughout the process.

Roof

The roof is one of the most costly and important structures. We will examine the roof, its structure, shingles/tiles, flashing, gutters, downspouts and more.

Doors, Windows & Interior

We will check doors and windows for proper operation. We will also check the condition of all interior spaces.

Exterior

This includes the exterior walkways and doors, siding, eaves and soffits, fascia, paint, and other such elements of the home’s exterior.

Foundations, Basements and Crawl Spaces

We will examine the foundation, crawlspaces and basements to look for signs of things like past water damage, foundation cracking or shifting, and other such potentially expensive issues.

HVAC

We will visually inspect the HVAC systems including ducts, filters, furnaces and air conditioning units.

Attic, Ventilation & Insulation

We will observe the attic to comment on the ventilation, insulation, and more.

Plumbing

We will inspect plumbing fixtures for proper function, including tubs, sinks, hoses, showers, and water shut-off valves, and look for leaks and other such flaws.

Electrical Systems

We will visually inspect both interior and exterior electrical systems including service drops, service masts, grounding, outlets, meters, circuit breakers.