Top 5 Home Inspection Items Found in Honolulu Homes


Electrical

  • Double-Tapped Circuit Breakers/Grounding Conductors in Panel Board:
  • GFCI Outlet(s) Not Installed/Operating Properly

Structural/Roof

  • Moisture Damage to Roof/Siding/Trim Caused by Vegetation w/in 10’ of Roof and 3’ of Siding, or Improper/No Gutters

Interior

  • Old/Water Damaged Kitchen/Bath Cabinets
  • Water damage/exposure to the kitchen/bath/shower areas (tile, floor, walls,

Top 5 Ways to Prepare Your Home for and Inspection

  1. Ensure that all required outlets are working properly protected with GFCI and AFCI protection, as required.
  2. Do not paint over your Panel Board (Circuit Breaker Panel).
  3. Make sure that all of your Smoke Detectors work and are in the proper locations.
  4. Ensure that the Overflow Pipe from you Hot Water Heater’s TPRV Valve ends within 6” of the ground.
  5. Have a Certified Home Inspector do a Pre-Listing Inspection to identify items which need to be corrected.

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