FAQ

You may be wondering "Why do a need I home inspection?" or "Why is a home inspection beneficial to me and my property?".  We are happy to answer any questions you may have.  Below is a list of frequently asked questions.

What is a home inspection?

A home inspection observes and reports on the condition of a real estate property, usually when it is on the market to be sold.  The home is reviewed by professionals who deliver a full report on the state of your home.

How do I schedule a home inspection?

Feel free to contact us by phone (973 492 1398) or by email (parisen@parisenassociates.com) to schedule a home inspection.  We will work with you to find a time that best fits your schedule.

What does a home inspection include?

The standard home inspector's report will cover the condition of the home's heating system; central air conditioning system (temperature permitting); interior plumbing system; electrical system; the roof, attic and visible insulation; walls, ceilings, floors, windows and doors; and the foundation, basement and structural components. -ASHI American Society of Home Inspectors

Can a house pass or fail inspection?

While a house cannot fail inspection, the home inspector may bring up concerns about the current state of the home.  The goal of the home inspector is to take away any electrical, plumbing, structural or foundational surprises for when you move into your new home.

What is the home inspection process?

First, we will come to the property and take a thorough inspection of the home.  In addition, we will leave a radon can that is picked up at a later time.  After the review of the home, you will receive an in-depth review of your property.