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Advance Home Inspections LLC
Why Should You Choose Us ?
I won't let you get stuck buying a money pit !
Serving Anderson to Greenville SC and Surrounding Areas
Larry Sumler, CMI
Board Certified Master Inspector
SC Licensed Home Inspector
State Level Inspection Instructor
Court Approved Expert Witness
Phone 864-202-1286
Email: info@advancehomeinspectionsllc.com



 

Knowing some of the usual defects inspectors discover during an inspection allows you to be a well informed buyer. Advance Home Inspections LLC has compiled a list of the top 10 defects found in most homes. Repairs or replacement could cost or save you thousands of dollars. Feel free to contact us with any questions you may have regarding possible problems in your home.
 

Top 10 Defects Per Advance Home Inspections LLC

  • Leaking Polybutylene fresh water plumbing pipes visible inside the crawl space
  • Defective hardboard siding. This is a moisture and installation related defect. Common brands of siding are South Carolina Pacific, Louisiana Pacific, and Masonite
  • Cracked and blistering shingles allowing leaks visible inside the attic
  • Defective ground fault circuit breaker interrupter outlets in bathrooms, kitchen, garage, and outside
  • Visible open wire connections in the crawl space and attic
  • Leaking or loosely mounted toilets
  • Rotten floor joist and band joist at the front and rear door areas visible inside the crawl space
  • Cracked or broken concrete block piers inside the crawl space
  • Wet and damp crawl spaces
  • Cracks in the furnace heat exchanger allowing carbon monoxide to filter inside the house

 
 

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