What to Expect From Your Inspection

If you are in need of a home inspection in North Central Ohio area Mighty Oak Inspections 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 me to deliver quality services.  I focus on education and provide you with all of the information you need about the property in question, and its overall condition.  I do encourage you to walk through the home with me and to ask any questions you may have throughout the inspection process.

Buying a new house can be a trying and scary experience, especially for first-time home buyers. Many potential issues can be hidden or require a trained eye to notice. These include rotting floors, structural failures, moisture penetration, mold growth, electrical and fire hazards, and so on. Any one of these problems can turn a home into a money pit, or even be a safety hazard for your family. That’s where I am able to help, I offer professional, reliable home inspections to put your mind at ease and make the buying process easier. With my next day, easy-to-read modern reports delivered by text or email, you can rest assured you are making an informed decision

What is included in a home inspection?

Wondering what’s included in a standard home inspection from Mighty Oak Inspections?
Here is a quick overview of the services included in your home inspection, and the major systems that I analyze and assess throughout the process.

  • Appliances

    I will test and examine all major appliances like hot water heaters, dishwashers, refrigerators, freezers, and more.

  • Doors, Windows & Interior

    I will check doors and windows for proper sealing and drafts, signs of mold or water damage, and more. I will also check the condition of all interior spaces.

  • Foundations, Basements and Crawl Spaces

    I will examine the foundation, basements and crawl spaces to look for signs of past water damage, foundation cracking or shifting, and other such potentially expensive issues.

  • Attic, Ventilation & Insulation

    I will examine the attic to ensure it is properly ventilated, check for mold and moisture, assess the level of insulation, and more.

  • Roof

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

  • Exterior

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

  • HVAC

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

  • Plumbing

    I will visually 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

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