Chicago Metro Home Inspections offers the best in thorough home inspections for clients throughout the Chicago area. As part of this complete service, we will perform an exterior home inspection — a thorough examination of all the outside structures and components of a home. When you’re looking for someone to inspect everything from the top of the roof to the gutters to the siding, count on the talented professionals on our team. All our inspectors are highly trained and fully certified to give you a comprehensive report on the condition of a home. At Chicago Metro Home Inspections, we are committed to providing the kind of exterior home inspection in Chicago that gives you in-depth insight into what’s truly happening outside your current or future property.
Why Exterior Home Inspection Matters
Just as important as knowing what’s going on inside your home is understanding what’s happening outside. That’s because the outside of a home faces the elements, from heat to sleet to rain damage. As such, over time, it’s common for deterioration to occur. Exterior problems can easily turn into expensive, time-consuming repairs, so you want to know what you’re dealing with before it’s too late. As is the case with any part of your home, the more you know and the earlier you catch issues, the better.
What Our Exterior Inspections Include
At Chicago Metro Home Inspections, we strive to leave no stone unturned in evaluating your home’s exterior. As part of our services, our home inspectors look at:
- • Surface grade directly adjacent to buildings
- • Doors and windows
- • Attached decks, porches, patios, balconies, stairways and enclosures
- • Wall cladding and trim
- • Exterior paint and caulking
- • Walkways and driveways adjacent to buildings
- • The roof’s covering, drainage, flashings and penetrations
- • Skylights
- • Chimney exterior
When Exterior Home Inspections Are Done
While home inspections are most often ordered by homebuyers who are looking to make a home purchase, you can order an inspection any time. Maybe you’re planning to put your house on the market and want to proactively respond to issues that may arise in a future inspection. Perhaps you’re concerned about some storm damage or signs of aging you’ve noticed and how they could be affecting your home. Whatever the case, just get in touch with our team to talk about setting up an appointment.
Choosing Chicago Metro Home Inspections
When it comes to home inspections in Chicagoland, Chicago Metro Home Inspections is your best resource. Contact us, and we’ll send a professional, trained, certified inspector to your property. As part of the thorough inspection of all the components of your home, your inspector will carefully analyze the exterior, giving you an in-depth look at its current condition. Your resulting report will provide you with everything you need to have a detailed understanding of problems and potential problems outside. This empowers you to know what to do next, armed with information.
Are you ready to book an exterior inspection with Chicago Metro Home Inspections? Contact us today!