Philadelphia Home Inspection Checklist

You Should Only Pay For Your Home Inspection Once!


Philadelphia Home Inspection ChecklistAfter serving thousands of homebuyers like you in the Philadelphia area, one of the things we have learned is that clients only want to pay for one home inspection.  We are here to make that happen by providing you with this Philadelphia Home Inspection checklist.

  • When Should You Use This Checklist?

(610) 717-3940 Aston, PA When You Are Ready To Make An Offer On Your Dream Home!

By using this valuable checklist, you can determine if there are concerns with the age and condition of the major components of the home you are looking at prior to signing the contract.  This checklist is not intended to be a substitute for a comprehensive home inspection by a certified Inspect It 1st professional.  If there are any issues you are still concerned about after completing this checklist, please email a picture of your concerns to

  • Exterior

When It Rains, Will Water Run Towards The Foundation ?   Yes____     No____

What Type Of Siding Is On The Home? __________________

Stucco? If So, Is It Hard coat Or Synthetic?  __________________

Fiberboard? If So, Is It Swollen/Deteriorating?  Yes____     No____

What’s The Age Of The Roof?  ________

Are There Missing Shingles?  Yes____     No____

Is There Water On The Floor Of The Crawlspace?  Yes____     No____

  • Interior

Are There Moisture Stains Present On The Ceilings Or Walls?  Yes____     No____

Is There Mold, Mildew Or A Musty Smell Inside The Home?  Yes____     No____

Is There Any Indication Of Uneven Floors?  Yes____     No____

Are There Any Significant Cracks In The Walls?  Yes____     No____

Do The Doors Open/Close Properly?  Yes____     No____

Are The Windows Cloudy And Difficult To See Through?  Yes____   No____

Heating, Cooling, Water Heater

What Is The Age Of The Heating System?  _______

The average life expectancy of a heating unit is 20+ years

What Is The Age Of The Outside Cooling System? _______

The average life expectancy of a cooling unit is 15+ years

What Is The Age Of The Water Heater? _______

The average life expectancy of a hot water heater is 10+ years

  • General

Is There Documentation For Any Major Changes?   Yes____     No____


Is The Sellers Disclosure Available?  Yes____     No____

Download a PDF version of the Home Inspection Checklist.

Congratulations On Your Completion Of The Home Inspection Checklist.  You Have One More Very Important Decision To Make, The Selection Of Your Home Inspector!  All Home Inspectors Are Not Created Equal. Quality Varies Greatly Between Home Inspectors. Learn more about our home inspection company.

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