Revelations purpose is to improve our clients lives.

 

We do this by maintaining core values: 

  • Respect: Professional, on time, easy to work with 

  • Passion: Customer service excellence and continuous improvement 

  • Commitment: Continuing inspector education, availability to our clients

Our reports:

 

Revelation uses the latest in computer based reporting to provide easy to read reports. Any defects identified during the inspection are provided with recommendations, and pictures/illustrations.

Reports include a electronic copy of the Home Reference Book, links to important maintenance items to perform on your home, as well as general information on homes and their systems including how things work.

COVID 19       

Revelation Home Inspection adheres to the InterNACHI COVID-19 Safety Guidelines. Completing the COVID-19 safety training and wearing appropriate PPE are required steps to keep our clients and Inspector safe.

Close person to person contact is not necessary to perform the home inspection. Preferably, there will be no attendees during the home inspection. If the home seller is present, we will maintain social distancing requirements throughout the inspection. During the COVID 19 outbreak, Revelation is taking appropriate social distancing precautions including:
 

  • Wearing gloves during the inspection.

  • Wearing a mask throughout the inspection.

  • Frequently washing or sanitizing hands throughout the inspection.

  • Along with detailed report with pictures, the inspector is always available for discussion about the report and its findings.

Types of Inspections:

Buyer Inspection (Pre Purchase Inspection):  Helping buyers to make an informed decision by providing a detailed report on the systems and components of the house.

Seller Inspection (Pre Listing Inspection): Have your home inspected before your house is listed and offers are coming in. Identify repair and maintenance items before listing and report the home as pre-inspected. Inspect first, prepare, and sell!

What exactly is a home inspection?

A home inspection is a professional consulting service that determines the present condition of the home’s major systems, based on a visual inspection of accessible features. It focuses on the performance of the home, rather than cosmetic, code or design issues. Inspections are often performed during a real estate transaction but may be done anytime.


A home inspection is:

  • An in-field evaluation and professional opinion of the performance of the readily accessible installed systems in a home at one point in time

  • Primarily a visual examination

  • Intended to identify components that are significantly deficient, unsafe or near the end of their life

  • Documented in a written report

 

A home inspection is not:

  • An insurance policy, guarantee or warranty on the home

  • An invasive or destructive exercise

  • Intended to identify concealed defects

  • A code or design review

  • Intended to predict future performance or life expectancy

  • An environmental review or energy audit

 

Components included:

  • Roof

  • Structure

  • Exterior

  • Electrical system

  • Heating and Air Conditioning system

  • Plumbing system

  • Insulation and Air/Vapour Barriers

  • Interior

  • Mechanical and Natural Ventilation systems

 

What’s excluded:

  • Cosmetics

  • Code, bylaw and building regulation issues

  • Outbuildings

  • Swimming pools and spas

  • Specialty systems including telephone, cable TV, alarm systems