Category Archives: Crawl Space

While the inspector is in the crawl space they should check to make sure all of the plumbing components are in good condition. Any defects that are found will usually be placed in the plumbing section of the report, but they can also be put in this section as well. Please review the entire procedure […]

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While the inspector is in the crawl space they should check for the presence of insulation and make sure that it is installed properly. Always make sure that the paper on the insulation is always facing the warm/heated side of the home. Please review the entire procedure below.   NACHI SOP International Standards of Practice […]

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While the inspector is in the crawl space they will need to determine what kind of crawl space floor is present. More often than not it will always be a dirt floor. Please review the procedure below.   NACHI SOP International Standards of Practice for Performing a General Home Inspection   3.3. Basement, Foundation, Crawlspace […]

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When there is a crawl space present at a property the inspector will need to locate the entrance. This can be located on the inside or the outside of the home. It can also be located in the floor or in the wall. Make sure to look everywhere throughout the property before you exclude this […]

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While the inspector is in the crawl space and while they are at the exterior they should be able to see any passive crawl space vents. You can take a picture from the inside or the outside of the crawl space. Please review the entire procedure below. NACHI SOP International Standards of Practice for Performing […]

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Please review the video below with InterNACHI Certified Master Inspector Dirck Parsons to learn the proper procedure for how to inspect the Structural Basement and Crawlspace during the course of the home inspection. 

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While the inspector is in the crawl space they should check for the presence of the soil vapor barrier and determine whether it it is sealed or unsealed. Please review the entire procedure below.   NACHI SOP International Standards of Practice for Performing a General Home Inspection     3.9. Attic, Insulation & Ventilation   […]

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