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Every home inspector is required to carry Errors and Omissions Insurance?
Yes or No
They may carry a $25,000 bond which exposes the client and agents to risk because the bond will not pay without a court judgement and the costs of obtaining a judgement can often exceed the bond amount – you want an inspector that carries comprehensive insurance (we do)
Home Inspectors are required to inspect the following items?
C. Cook top stove
F. Washer and Dryer
G. All of the above
H. None of the above
H – None of the Above
The Standards do not require home inspectors to inspect appliances but inspection of built-in kitchen appliances is an industry norm (we do)
Home Inspectors will not test the A/C unit if the temperatures have been below 65° because?
A. The home inspector’s code of ethics does not require it.
B. Inspectors do not like testing A/C units.
C. This may damage the reversing valve on the unit.
D. The manufacturer does not recommend it.
D – The manufacturer does not recommend it
Unit manufacturers have determined that risk of physical damage to an A/C unit can occur if run at temperatures below 65 degrees F.