Seller’s Preparation for Home Inspection

These tasks should be completed prior to the home inspection

  • All utilities turned on. (Water, Electric, and Gas)

  • Carbon Monoxide Detectors Installed (per Manual Instructions)

  • Attic made accessible.

  • Under floor crawl space made accessible. (if any)

  • Heater(s) accessible.

  • Electrical panel accessible.

  • Garage accessible and door operable.

  • Exterior of the building accessible. (Personal belongings cleared two feet from wall.)

  • Any pets, animals, confined to designated area.

  • Disclosure of any issues that may affect the property.

  • Documentation available (building plans, contracts, guarantees, operating instructions, etc.)

  • Write a note explaining any special operating instructions (for example, pool light switches, etc.)