WHAT SHOULD A HOME INSPECTION​ INCLUDE?

Know What to Expect During Your Home Inspection

At NorWest Home Inspections, we’re proud to provide advanced evaluation and assessment services for prospective homeowners in Douglas County. Our home inspector, Lynn Niderost, has over 35 years of experience in the construction and plumbing industry. We provide reports for homeowners and prospective buyers that are thorough, detailed, and complete with photos. We’re here to answer your questions and to help you have peace of mind.


Components of a Proper Home Inspection
A thorough home inspection should include visual assessment / evaluation of various components of the home, such as:

  • Drainage systems including gutters
  • Decks / porches
  • Plumbing systems
  • Electrical systems
  • Structural system / foundation
  • Roof 
  • Attic
  • Basement
  • Crawlspaces
  • Insulation
  • Ventilation
  • Attached garages
  • Siding 
  • Walls
  • Floors 
  • Ceilings

Some systems should be operated for a proper inspection, including:

  • Furnaces
  • Water heaters
  • Air conditioning (Excluding window units)
  • Built-in appliances including the dishwasher and garbage disposal
  • Light switches
  • Ceiling fans
  • Cabinets
  • Windows and doors
  • Kitchen and bathroom plumbing including faucets, tubs, showers, sinks, and toilets

Contact NorWest Home Inspections at (541) 459-4128
Are you contemplating buying a home in the Roseburg area, Let us be part of this exciting process. For more information about our premium home inspection services in Douglas County, get in touch with our office today. At NorWest Home Inspections, we offer free price estimates to all prospective clients. 


Call us at (541) 459-4128 for answers to your questions, a free estimate, or to arrange an appointment with our InterNACHI-certified home inspector in Roseburg.

NorWest Home Inspections

Lynn Niderost 

Certified Home Inspector   

CCB #195225   OCHI #1650  

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