The average inspection will take approximately 2 1/2 to 3 hours. If the home is older the process will take a bit longer. And yes, please try to come to the inspection towards the end of the inspection period. That way the inspector will have had enough time to go through everything. Then the inspector will walk you through the property, point out items that are important to focus on, items to make note of and to keep an eye on. The inspector will also answer any questions you may have also.
The CIS team is Highly Trained and Tested by the International Code Council. They are Licensed and Regulated by the State Of Utah. They are Experienced, Professional, Proficient, Courteous and Competent. They possess an exemplary reputation for Fair, Accurate, Concise Reporting that is easily understood, even by first-time property buyers and sellers.
The inspection report is delivered within 24 hrs and includes photo documentation. In addition we offer online and answer our phones 7 days a week for scheduling inspection services Monday-Saturday. CIS is locally owned and operated. It is not a "Franchise" so there are no 800 numbers to call out-of-state representatives when you are needing to book or get your questions answered about the inspection.
The inspection fee is based upon the square footage, age of the property, and any additional services that may be requested or recommended by the inspector. The size and age of the home will determine the amount of time required to preform a thorough examination. However, the cost of the inspection should not be the deciding factor when selecting an inspection company. The large investment required to purchase a home or commercial property is a very serious proposition. Knowing that the inspection will be preformed by a State Licensed and Regulated Inspector with over a 25 year history serving both Residential and the Commercial Construction Industry will give you the peace of mind you need.
The inspection team is highly qualified and experienced in what matters most. CIS Inspections will not be the most expensive or least expensive company, but will provide excellent value and superior service for a reasonable fee.
Sometimes the "Home or Commercial Inspection" is confused with a "Warranty". The inspection is a visual examination of the condition of the home and it's components at the time of the inspection. We guarantee that our inspectors adhere to and meet or exceed the Standards of the Practice adopted by the State Of Utah. Department of Professional Licencing www.dopl.utah.gov and also the International Code Council www.iccsafe.org as well with being an Affiliate Member of the Salt Lake Board of Realtors, and that the reporting will be accurate.
We do not guarantee that the roof will not leak or some unforeseen, unexpected problem won't happen in the future. Now on the other hand, a home warranty plan, purchased by a home warranty company will help protect you in the event one of your systems or appliances goes on the blink.