Plumbing Home Inspection

A price of plumbing inspection depends on the size of your property. Ocean home inspections are the leading home inspection service provider in British Columbia. We provide reasonable and best plumbing inspection service in all over British Columbia. Ocean home inspections has well trained and licensed plumbing professional.

Pre-Sale Home Inspection

Having a home inspection before you place your home on the market brings awareness of any potential issues that may impact the sale price of your home. A pre-sale home inspection is a marketing tool that can assist you in listing your home for fair market price without the worries of unexpected price reduction costs.

Pre-Purchase Home Inspection

Home inspections completed before purchasing a home gives you an initial introduction to the home allowing you to become familiar with any issues that may require attention and provides information about maintenance required to protect your investment. A pre purchase home inspection identifies any major or minor repairs required and gives the buyer a negotiating tool for ether a reduction in purchase cost or request to have the deficiencies corrected.

New Construction Home Inspection

When purchasing a newly constructed home a buyer may not think a home inspection is required. However a home inspection on a newly constructed building can provide the buyer with information about their new home and create a deficiency list that the purchaser can bring forward to the builder.

Insurance Home Inspection

A best home insurance inspection review can be valuable; there are times that rebates are recognized by the reviewer that was not found amid the buying procedure. The home may have a Central Burglar and Fire Alarm framework for which a markdown might not have been incorporated; contingent upon the protection transporter, there may likewise be a rebate for a Fire Sprinkler System, Low-Temperature Sensor, or a Water Flow Sensor.
The endless supply of the home examination, the report is sent to the financier at the insurance agent who will survey the hazard. The insurance agency will audit the report and blueprint any worries that should be tended to. The insurance agency may issue an endorsing warning for minor issues or may issue a Cancellation Notice for significant hazard concerns.
Reviewing homes keeps premium rates from superfluously expanding and furthermore keeps the expense of reinsurance as low as could reasonably be expected. It is basic that insurance agencies guarantee and explore every single hazard with the end goal to evade unfavourable hazard; since premium rates depend on the cases an understanding of bearers, strict endorsing, as a rule, closes with lower premium charges.
The home insurance inspection examination process is a basic procedure that gives true serenity that your house is guaranteed appropriately and avoidable misfortunes can be anticipated.

Commercial Building Inspection

Our commercial Building Inspection will give you data you have to settle on educated choices. Ocean Home Inspections has more than 7 years of business examination encounter and is an enrolled individual from HIABC.
Regardless of whether you're purchasing or renting a business property, you ought to know about any past issues or worries with it. We are prepared and ensured to direct investigations and make appraisals of business property and its mechanical frameworks.
We take a gander at the state of the building's rooftop, the outside and inside development, the business site, building structure, plumbing, electrical and HVAC frameworks and substantially more. Foundation will even look at past repairs done to the business property. At that point, we set up everything together in an exhaustive and inside and out report.
We have broad involvement with an extensive variety of business reviews, including: office focuses, malls, shopping centres, mechanical structures, investment properties, warehousing, resturants, bars and more. Not very many properties are in flawless condition. You can trust and expect that your business investigation report will plainly detail critical discoveries and recognize any regions of concern.

Electrical Home Inspection

Loose or dirty electrical connections and failing circuit breakers or wires in the electrical panels can cause power outages and possible fires. Thermal imaging can detect hot spots in the electrical system not visible to the naked eye which may be a sign to a larger issue. The provided thermal images allow licensed electricians to quickly identify the problem areas and make repairs, which will save you money.

Mold Building Inspection

The first step consists of examining the building to fix the sources of mold and bacteria contamination.
Each examination is finished with the best thoroughness and the most astounding demonstrable skill by a qualified master had some expertise in an indoor situation. We don't utilize specialists to carry out this activity. Just an expert with an affair of several structures can have the vital ability to recognize the reasons for microbial sullying (form and microscopic organisms), translate the got outcomes, lastly think of the suitable arrangements.
Observations, measures, and verifications are duly noted and detailed for each site investigated. Each investigation includes the following services and measures : C02 monitor, A general sight of the house/building detected odours upon arrival, Evaluation of general and specific rooms, Geographic location and draining, Relative humidity, temperature, and dew point of ambient measured with a high precision electronic psychrometer, The moisture content of materials (gypsum, plaster, underfloor, wood, concrete.), Usage of fibre optic boroscope to see them in tight places (ventilation, inside of walls), Walls and windows temperature measures to confirm condensation occurring on materials with an infrared thermometer on the thermal camera, Carbon dioxide (CO2) ratio measures to confirm air exchange, Type of ventilation (air exchanger, etc.), cleaning and operating advice, Digital pictures for report documentation, Thermographic inspection available.

Exterior Home Inspection

Your Exterior home inspection report will include digital camera photographs of deficiencies found during our inspection. The exterior inspection is broken up into many major components.
The exterior home inspection is a unique category that contains portions of other major components. While there may be some remnants of other systems outside, other portions are located within the structure. Plumbing, electrical, and the roofing structure are examples of the items that will be inspected during the exterior home inspection.
Your inspector will be looking for the following items like Exterior Home Inspection Services, Foundation type and Professional opinion of its structural integrity, Grading and Drainage issues, Roof covering materials and components as well as current and long-term performance issues, Exterior siding to include: Fiber Cement, Brick, Stone, and stucco, Exterior doors, exterior shutters and exterior lighting, Decks, patios, and balconies.

Safety Home Inspection

As part of our commitment to the safety and satisfaction of our customers, we offer Best Home Safety Inspections with any service call. We’ll inspect your electrical system for the most common causes of electrical fires and check for any risks that may be inherent in your home or office building. Electrical fire danger is posed by the following: Outdated Wiring, Aluminum Wiring, Frequently Tripped Circuit Breakers, Overloaded Outlets.

Home Appraisal

A Best home evaluation is a fair-minded gauge of the genuine estimation of what a house is worth. All banks arrange an evaluation amid the home loan advance process so that there is a target approach to survey the home's reasonable worth and guarantee that the measure of cash asked for by the borrower is suitable. The evaluation can incorporate ongoing deals data for comparable properties, the current state of the property, and the area of the property, i.e., understanding regarding how the area impacts the property's estimation. A home evaluation gives a complete take a gander at what a bit of property is worth, and thus, how much a moneylender will advance you to purchase that house. Home estimations in a particular topographical region are resolved partially by the master sentiment of an expert appraiser, who visits and analyzes the size, condition, quality and motivation behind a home. While home examination controls can shift state-to-state, basically there are three viewpoints to the procedure:
1. Examination: A guaranteed, state-authorized home appraiser will visit the property to decide the home's estimation.
2. Correlation with comparable properties: The appraiser will look into different homes that are in a similar region and comparable in cosmetics. He or she will think about ongoing home deals in the zone to help decide an equitable esteem. On the off chance that it's new development, the appraiser evaluates the expense to supplant the structure on the property in the event that it were crushed, and furthermore contemplates arrive esteem and devaluation to decide the home's estimation.
3. Last examination report: Using the information from the investigation and tantamount, the appraiser will issue a last evaluation report.

Roof Home Inspection

The Best Roof inspections are just investigations that decide the honesty of a roof, to what extent it might last, and when it should be supplanted. Rooftop examiners are not going to move up on your rooftop or the top of a home you are considering purchasing and draw up shingles or tiles. Rooftop assessors have unique methodology wherein they can decide the life expectancy of a given rooftop without attacking it. At first look it may appear that material assessors would need to pull up some portion of the rooftop to complete a careful examination, however on the off chance that you think about your very own rooftop, you would not need anybody tearing openings in it just to check whether it was fit as a fiddle.

Basement Home Inspection

We offer inspection and estimates on basement water and moisture problems to all of our valued neighbours. Whatever the basement or problem or need, our basement experts will assess your basement or crawlspace and determine a solution that meets your needs and budget. When you trust our group of storm cellar and establishment contractual workers, we bring you perpetual arrangements. Our group has more than 7 years of mastery and learning, enabling us to effectively analyze and resolve the reason for the water in your storm cellar. Simply solicit the hundreds from fulfilled families crosswise over Pennsylvania that we have had the pleasure of serving throughout the years.
Stop Wading and Worrying about Basement Water!
In case you're stressed over that storm cellar divider split giving water access to the cellar, or what will occur after the following rainstorm, get in touch with us. We guarantee to tune in to your feelings of dread, evaluate your home, and discover an answer. We take extraordinary pride in offering true serenity to our clients from their cellar water issues.
Basement inspections services include: Basement Waterproofing, Basement Crack Repair, Foundation Services, Crawl Space Services, Mold Removal, Basement Moisture Control, Bilco Cellar Doors, Basement Finishing, Sump Pumps, Industrial Cleaning Services,

Chimney / Fireplace Home Inspection

Ocean Home Inspections offers stove, Best fireplace and chimney inspections.
• Smoke stains on the face of the fireplace
• Loose brick in the firebox
• Damper problems
• Holes or fractures in the chimney structure
• No rain cap
• Improper installation of the stove or flue pipe
• Smoke spillage in the living space or downstairs space

Attic Home Inspection

The attic home inspection is dangerous. You may fall through a roof, harm completes, get an electric stun or disturb your lungs, eyes or skin with protection materials.
Attics can be hot in the summer and cold in the winter. Frequently, it is extremely hard to travel through the storage room, and the loft might be a home for feathered creatures and creatures you'd rather not meet. You should look for creature droppings, which may represent a wellbeing peril. You may be startled by bats, racoons, squirrels, mice and other animals, causing you to lose footing or step carelessly, putting a foot through a ceiling. Bees, hornets and other stinging insects also can spoil your inspection.
It includes: Attic Access, Access Hatches, Opening Access Hatches, Hatches Screwed, Nailed or Painted Shut, Use Gloves to Avoid Fingerprints, Don’t Dismantle Shelves, Drop Cloths and Vacuum Cleaners, Stairwells to Attics, Safety, Pull-Down Stairs, Insulating Cover

Condo, Townhouse and Villa Home Inspection

The extent of the investigation and report is a constrained visual assessment of the general frameworks and parts of the living arrangement to distinguish any frameworks or segments recorded in the report which, in the expert conclusion of the examiner, are fundamentally lacking or are close to the finish of their administration life, and to give the Client(s) with a superior comprehension of the property's condition as saw at the season of the examination. The investigation will incorporate a visual review of the accompanying promptly available frameworks and segment parts.
Client understands that the home inspector is a generalist in that he or she is not acting as an expert or specialist in any field of structural engineering, plumbing, roofing, or electrical, heating and air conditioning systems. The purpose of the inspection and report is to note areas of concern, and/or potential areas of concern, which show a system or component is significantly deficient, or near the end of their service life, where the defect is visually apparent and obvious to the inspector. This contract represents only a limited duty of inspection of the above-listed items on the date of inspection. This limited duty of inspection does not form a fiduciary relationship between AHI and Client(s), nor does it form any obligation on AHI’s part to continue to inspect, or investigate, the premises for Client(s) after the date of inspection.
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Our inspections comply with the standards of practice of the Home Inspectors Association of BC (HIABC) and we comply with the Associations Code of Ethics.
More information on the home inspection industry may be obtained by contacting HIABC at 1-800-610-5665 or We carry errors and omissions and commercial liability insurance.

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