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5 Common Questions About Home Inspections

Read FAQs about our Chicago, IL home inspections

How long do inspections usually take?

A typical home inspection takes about 2-3 hours. Of course, it all depends on the size of the house, but our professionals make sure to perform our services in an efficient manner for your convenience.

I see you do mold inspections. Why are they important? Why do I need one?

A mold-free home is a healthy home. You shouldn’t let your family live around mold! It can cause severe respiratory problems, headaches and allergic reactions. Mold in a home generally means there is moisture and very little or no air movement. If you’re noticing you feel worse when you’re inside of your home, you could have a mold problem. You can call our team to come by, find the mold and get rid of it in no time.

Why do I need a home inspection?

Chances are your home is the biggest investment you will ever make. You should know what you’re investing in. Kerfin Inspections will check every nook and cranny of your home to make sure it is completely functional and structurally sound.

What exactly do you check during a home inspection?

Our comprehensive services include the inspection of:

• Electrical units
• Plumbing systems
• Windows
• Roof and attic
• HVAC
• Appliances
• Structural elements

When do I receive the report? Almost everyone I’ve asked says two days.

No waiting for days on a report. Our team will provide you with a detailed evaluation on the day of your inspection.