AccuPro Inspection Services
 
 

Residential Inspections - What We Do

As Arizona Certified home inspectors, AccuPro Inspection Services performs an extensive 12-point inspection that includes the structure and every major subsystem of your home in compliance with the Arizona Standards of Professional Practice.  Your inspection will take from 2½ to 4 hours (depending on the size and age of the home), and include a complete visual, non-destructive inspection of the following:

Structural Components: Foundation; floors; walls; columns; ceilings and roofs
Exterior: Wall cladding; soffits and trim; entryway doors and windows; garage door and operators; decks; balconies; stoops; steps; walkways; porches and railings
Roofing: Roof coverings; roof drainage systems; flashings; skylights; chimneys and roof penetrations; signs of leaks or abnormal condensation on building components in the attic
Plumbing: Piping materials; main shutoffs; leaks; cross connections; main drain clean-outs, waste and vent systems; and water heaters
Electrical: Service entrance conditions; main and distribution panels; amperage and voltage ratings of service; grounding; main shutoff; branch circuit conductors and their over-current protection, amperage and wiring compatibility; installed lighting fixtures, switches and receptacles, polarity and grounding of all receptacles in all rooms; and GFCI (Ground Fault Interrupt) installations on the exterior and in the garage, kitchen and bathrooms
Central Heating and Air Conditioning: Normal operating controls; heating/cooling temperatures and air handling equipment; installed heating/cooling source in each room; chimneys, flues and vents; distribution system; filtration; and attic insulation
Chimney and Fireplace: Attic and roof penetrations; spark arrestors; firebox integrity; hearth and mantel safety; flue operation; glass and screen door protection; and gas starters
Living Rooms: Walls and ceilings; floor coverings; steps, stairways, balconies and railings; doors and windows; firewalls and egress; and smoke detectors
Bedrooms: Walls and ceilings; floor coverings; doors and windows; closets; firewalls and egress; and smoke detectors
Bathrooms: Walls and ceilings; floor coverings; doors and windows; counters and cabinets; faucets and valves; drains and piping; functional flow; bathtubs and showers; and toilets
Common Areas: Hallways; kitchen; laundry room; walls and ceilings; floor coverings; doors and windows; appliances; controls; ventilation; counters and cabinets; faucets and valves; drains and piping; functional flow; and smoke detectors
Sprinkler Systems: Installation of: Timers; backflow valves; manual shutoff valve; and actuator valves
Sprinkler Systems (optional): Operation of: Timers; actuator valves; all circuits; sprinkler and drip heads; and coverage
Pool/Spa (optional): Filtration system and operation; interior pool surfaces; exterior decks and surfaces; cleaning system; plumbing condition; electrical function and grounding; fencing and safety issues

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For new construction--

AccuPro Inspection Services highly recommends Residential Phased Construction Inspections. To learn why this is important and the additional items we inspect at each phase, please see the section on New Construction.

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We are here to serve you--to answer ALL of your questions and to give you the peace of mind of knowing as much as possible about the property, what it has to offer and what needs to be repaired. Call today!

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Inspectors, Rich Schaefer - Home Inspection Service

Rich Schaefer
AccuPro Inspections

Experience Counts:
With over 35 years of experience in Southwest construction methods, Rich has the knowledge to thoroughly understand our unique building environment. His keen sense of observation and investigative abilities  enable him to find defects that others may overlook. He utilizes his strong people and communications skills to translate his findings into information that is meaningful for you and your specific situation.

AccuPro Inspection Services

Tempe, Mesa, Scottsdale, Chandler, Phoenix Residential and Commercial Property Inspection Service to include mold testing and indoor air quality testing
925 W. Baseline Road, Suit 105-Y1 Tempe, AZ 85283
Latitude: 33.3782441 Longitude: -111.95317779999999
Phone: 480-456-8809