home inspection checklist

Speer Home Inspections LLC's reports include a clear description of what has been found while performing your personal home inspection service in Wayne, NJ. In the report, you will find clear, descriptive notes detailing any problem areas Mr. Speer may have noted so that you can easily identify them. Additionally, photos are included within each section of the report for all clients. Click below to review a sample report from Speer Home Inspections LLC.

A thorough home inspection according to the New Jersey Home Inspection N.J.A.C. 13:40-15.16 Standards of Practice will include the following:


Shingles, flashings, chimneys, vents, trim and gutters, drip edges, skylights, downspouts and other visible roof related items


Insulation, ventilation, rafters, joists and collar ties, trusses, wiring attachments and other visible related items

Plumbing and Fixtures

Water pressure, water distribution system, hose bibs, sinks and faucets, bath/showers and toilets, sanitary system and other plumbing system components


Floors and ceilings, walls, stairs (if applicable) and banisters, sinks, cabinets, shelving, built-in appliances, smoke detectors and safety-related items and other visible interior-related components

Heating and Cooling Systems

Installed heating equipment and vent systems, air conditioner and lines and other visible related HVAC components

Electrical Systems

Service entry and clearances, service panel, switches and outlets, visible wiring and junction boxes, grounding system and other related electrical components

Basements, Crawl Spaces and Foundation

Insulation, ventilation, posts, vapor barriers, utility attachment, structural items, floors and walls and columns


Siding materials, windows, doors, vents, entryways, decks, balconys and their associated railings and other visible exterior related components

Decks and Porches, Fireplaces, Overall Structure