Home Inspection Pre-Inspection Agreement
Company agrees to inspect the above reference property for the purposes of informing the Client of major deficiencies in the property, subject to the Unconditional Release and Limitation of Liability stated herein. The inspection and report shall cover the following: Structure and basement. Roof and Drainage, Exterior, Plumbing, Heating and Central Air Conditioning, Electrical, Kitchen, Interior, Attic, Insulation and Ventilation. It is understood and agreed that the inspection will be conducted of readily assessable areas of the building an is limited to visual observations of apparent conditions existing at the time of the inspection only- latent and concealed defects and deficiencies are excluded from the inspection. Equipment and machinery will not be dismantled. This isn't not an inspection to determine compliance with government toll codes and regulations of any kind. Excluded from the inspection are environmental hazards (e.g. lead, asbestos, mold, radon), toxic or flammable chemicals, swimming pools, septic tanks, private water systems, security systems, gas meters, propane tanks, yard sprinklers, humidifiers, central vacuum systems, inaccessible flat roofs, interior and exterior sprinkler systems, termites, and other wood-destroying insects and or rodents. PLEASE NOTE: Experience has shown that for maximum protection, the following items should be further evaluated by a licensed home improvement contractor. Heating and Cooling Systems, Chimney, Fireplace, Roof, Crawlspace, Foundation, Electrical and Plumbing Systems. This inspection does not include inspection for mold.
UNCONDITIONAL RELEASE AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY It is understood and agreed that this company is not an insurer and that this inspection and the accompanying report are not intended as a guarantee or warranty of the adequacy performance or condition of any structure item or system at the property address. The client hereby releases and exempts Company and its expect inspectors from all liability and responsibility for the cost of repairing or replacing any unreported defect or deficiency and for any consequential damage property damage or personal injury of any nature. In the event that Company and/or its inspectors or found liable due to breach of contract, breach of warranty, negligence, negligent misrepresentation, or any other theory of liability, the liability of Company and its inspectors shall be limited to a sum equal to the amount of the fee paid by the client for the inspection and report client agrees to have no cause of action against company and inspector beyond one year after the date of this agreement. In the event client fails to prove adverse claims against Company or inspector in a court of law, then Client will pay all legal costs, expenses, and fees in defending claim.
ACCEPTANCE AND UNDERSTANDING OF THIS AGREEMENT ARE HEREBY ACKNOWLEDGED WITH THE SUBMISSION OF THIS ELECTRONIC FORM.