What to Expect From Your Home Inspection

If you are in need of a home inspection in the Nashville Tennessee area, Five Point Property Inspection Services 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 us to deliver excellent services.

Our certified home inspectors are always here to help, and ensure that you are aware of any potential issues with your current home, or a home that you’re interested in purchasing.

We’re focused on education, and our goal is to provide you with all of the information you need about the property in question, and its overall condition. We welcome our clients to walk through the home with us and to ask any questions they may have throughout the inspection process.

In addition, we will compile a comprehensive report, delivered online via HTML, or in PDF format, documenting all of our findings, and including images, references and further details. This report will be available for you both in a desktop-friendly format and a mobile format, so that you can stay in-the-loop and check your report even when you’re on the go.

Five Point Property Inspection Services thoroughly inspects and reports on the following:

  • Roofing

    Whenever safe and accessible your inspector will physically walk the roof during the inspection.  We look at coverings, drainage systems, flashings, skylights, chimneys and other roof penetrations.

  • Exterior

    Exterior inspections include siding, flashings, windows, trim, exterior doors, walkways, patios, driveways, decks, balconies, porches, steps, eaves soffit and fascia and exterior electric.  Vegetation, grading, drainage and retaining walls are also inspected.

  • Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning Systems

    Heating and cooling equipment, ducts, vents and flues.

  • Plumbing

    Fixtures and faucets, water supply systems, interior drain, waste and vent systems, water heater, vents, flues and chimneys, and any sump pumps or fuel storage and distribution systems.

  • Electrical Systems

    Service entrance and panels & sub-panels, branch wiring, circuits, breakers and fuses.  Switches and outlets connected devices and fixtures, smoke and carbon monoxide detectors, and making sure your outlets are GFCI-protected.

  • Interior & Doors, Windows

    Inspect doors, windows, floors, walls, ceilings, steps, stairways, railings, counter tops and cabinets.

  • Attic, Insulation, ventilation & structure

    Roofing structure, attic insulation, attic ventilation, exhaust systems

  • Basement, Foundation, Crawlspace & Structure

    Basement wall structure, basement ceiling structure, foundation, ground floor structure(s), vapor barrier

  • Garage- Attached

    Ceiling, floor, walls & firewalls, garage door, garage door opener, garage door sensor, occupant Door

  • Appliances

    Dishwasher, garbage disposal, range hood, range or oven, cooktop, microwave, trash compactor, bathroom exhaust fans, garage door operator, and other built-in appliances.