The following is a sample inspection/testing/consultation agreements.
REGIONAL INSPECTION LLC, THE COMPANY, agrees to conduct an inspection for the purpose of informing the CLIENT of major deficiencies in the condition of the property. The inspection and report are performed and prepared for the sole, confidential and exclusive use and possession of the CLIENT. The written report will only include the following:
· Structural condition and basement
· Electrical, plumbing, water heater, heating and cooling
· Condition and life expectancy of major systems
· Kitchen and appliances
· General interior, including ceilings, walls, windows, insulation and ventilation
· General exterior, including roof, gutter, chimney, drainage, grading.
It is understood and agreed that this inspection will be of readily accessible areas of the building and is limited to visual observations of apparent conditions existing only at the time of the inspection. Latent and concealed defects and deficiencies are excluded from the inspection; equipment, items, and systems will not be dismantled.
Maintenance and other items may be discussed, but they are not a part of our inspection. The report is not a compliance inspection or certification for past or present governmental codes or regulations of any kind.
The inspection and report do not address and are not intended to address the possible presence of or danger from any potentially harmful substances and environmental hazards, including but not limited to radon gas, lead paint asbestos, mold, mildew, urea formaldehyde, toxic or flammable chemicals, and water and airborne hazards. Also excluded are inspections of and reports on swimming pools, wells, septic systems, security systems, central vacuum systems, water softeners, sprinkler systems, fire and safety equipment, and the presence or absence of rodents, termites and other insects.
The parties agree that the COMPANY, and its agents and employees, assume no liability or responsibility for the cost of repairing or replacing any unreported defect or deficiency, either current or arising in the future, or for any property damage, consequential damage or bodily injury of any nature. THE INSPECTION AND REPORT ARE NOT INTENDED OR TO BE USED AS A GUARANTEE OR WARRANTY, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, REGARDING THE ADEQUACY, PERFORMANCE OR CONDITION OF ANY INSEPCTED STRUCTURE, ITEM OR SYSTEM. THE COMPANY IS NOT AN INSURER OF ANY INSPECTED CONDITIONS.