What to Expect from Your Next Home Inspection

CMS Home Inspection provides thorough home inspections throughout Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Eastern Connecticut. We perform residential and commercial inspections for first-time home buyers and experienced buyers, including descriptions and photographs of our findings in detailed reports. We offer single-family home, multi-family home, condo, and commercial inspections, in addition to a variety of add-on specialty services.

If you are in need of a thorough home inspection, look no further than CMS Home Inspection. We strive to provide quality service including thorough inspections and timely reports to homes and businesses in RI, MA, and CT. When it comes to buying a home, inspections provide valuable information regarding structural integrity, roof condition, necessary repairs, maintenance, and more.

As a home inspection business, we remain focused on supplying high-quality services and detailed reports, in addition to homeowner education. Ultimately, our goal is to help clients make an informed decision regarding their RI, MA, or CT real estate. From property information to overall condition, we strive to make each inspection experience a notch above the rest.

CMS Home Inspection possesses the knowledge and experience, stemming from a background in residential and commercial construction, to provide excellent inspections. We utilize a multi-point checklist throughout the inspection process, in order to provide a detailed final report. Because CMS Home Inspection has your best interest in mind we actively encourage our clients to voice questions and concerns about their property, such as existing damage, necessary repairs, maintenance, and more. We also work closely with Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Connecticut real estate agents to provide essential information to everyone involved.

Your home inspection report is supplied by your home inspector once services are rendered, serving as a valuable tool regarding the details of your home or business. We utilize a Spectora report chock full of our findings, including photographs, references, and additional details about your property in one tidy report. Plus, if you’re on the go, you can receive and access your document wherever life takes you. Whether you prefer to view your report online (via HTML) or download it as a PDF, your documents are accessible on desktops and mobile devices alike.

What’s included in a home inspection with CMS Home Inspection.

  • Roof

    The roof is one of the most costly and important components to purchase. During the inspection process, we inspect and evaluate the roof coverings condition, flashing, chimney, gutters, downspouts, and more.

  • Exterior

    We inspect exterior walkways, doors, siding, eaves and soffits, trim, flashing, and other elements of your home’s exterior.

  • HVAC

    We test and inspect HVAC systems, to ensure your heating and air conditioning systems are operable and functioning properly.

  • Plumbing

    We test and inspect plumbing fixtures, water heaters, tubs, toilets, sinks, showers, and distribution and drain pipes for functionality and leaks. CMS Home Inspection is also fully certified in the state of Rhode Island to offer septic inspections. If you are buying a home in RI, don’t forget to ask about our septic inspection services.

  • Electrical Systems

    Includes the testing and inspection of the interior and surrounding electrical systems, including receptacles, lighting fixtures, service cables, branch wiring,  grounding, bonding, and electrical panels.

  • Appliances

    Appliance inspections include stoves, ovens, range hood exhausts, and dishwashers.

  • Doors, Windows & Interior

    We test windows and doors, as well as inspect floors, walls, ceilings, and more while checking the overall condition of any interior spaces.

  • Foundations, Basements and Crawl Spaces

    We will examine the foundation, floor structure, crawlspaces, and basements to look for signs of things such as water damage, foundation cracking or shifting, damaged framing, termite activity to the floor structure, and other potentially expensive issues.

  • Attic, Ventilation & Insulation

    We will inspect the attic ventilation, insulation, roof framing, signs of leaks, and more.

  • Optional Add-Ons

    We can also perform add-on service options as part of your home inspection. CMS Home Inspection offers radon testing, mold testing, and well inspections in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Connecticut. CMS Home Inspection also offers septic inspections in the state of Rhode Island.

RI, MA, & CT Home Inspection

The services of CMS Home Inspection provide deep insight into your current or future real estate purchase. When it comes to property ownership, it’s crucial to have a thorough understanding of the structural components of homes and businesses. Home inspections are an indispensable tool, enabling property investors to take the guesswork out of major purchases. Looking to buy a home? Team up with one of the top home inspection companies of Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Connecticut, by contacting CMS Home Inspection today!

What is included in a home inspection?