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Principles of Home Inspection: Systems & Standards

Principles of Home Inspection: Systems & Standards Textbook

Price: $179.00

Key Points:

The third edition of this best-selling introduction to home inspection offers a basement-to-chimney guide to the modern inspection profession. For every major house system, this book explains the component problems, their practical implications, and the inspection strategies for finding them. No other introduction offers the breadth and the depth of this book. Including hundreds of detailed technical illustrations, end-of-unit review quizzes, and a new appendix for establishing and promoting a business, this is the ideal text for both aspiring and veteran home inspectors.

Topics:

  • Standards and Reports
  • Exteriors
  • Roofing
  • Structure
  • Insulation and Ventilation
  • Interiors
  • Electrical Systems
  • Gas Furnaces
  • Oil Furnaces
  • Hot Water Boilers
  • Other Aspects of Heating
  • Air Conditioning and Heat Pumps
  • Plumbing
  • Appendix: Planning and Marketing