Inspection Services

Sterling Home Inspections, LLC offers investigative home inspection services to the greater Raleigh area. We carefully plan our inspections in accordance with North Carolina’s excellent Standards of Practice, taking our time to identify any issues and to accurately inform you of anything that needs to be done in order for a home to reach its highest potential.

General Property Inspection

Our residential home inspection involves a comprehensive assessment of a property’s visible and readily accessible areas. We’ll take careful notes about the home’s condition as we go along, compiling a full report of our findings that you’ll be able to access within 24 hours.

The inspection includes the following areas:

  • Roofing System
  • Structural Components
  • Foundation & Crawl Space
  • Basement
  • Garage
  • Driveways & Walkways
  • Deck
  • Exterior (doors, windows, cladding)
  • Interior (doors, windows, floors, walls, ceilings, stairs)
  • Attic, Ventilation, & Insulation
  • Fireplace & Chimney
  • Electrical System
  • Plumbing System
  • Heating System
  • Cooling System

Pre-Listing Inspection

This inspection is designed for current homeowners who are planning to put their home up for sale in the near future. Before you make the listing, we’ll make sure that there are no defects present in the property’s readily accessible structure or mechanical systems. If we do discover any issues, you can use this information to make repairs so that your home is as appealing as possible—or you can simply inform prospective buyers before they schedule their own inspection to establish trust during the negotiating process.

11th Month Warranty Inspection

A 1-year warranty was likely offered by the builder of your new home as an additional incentive and for your protection. Before that first year is up, we recommend scheduling this inspection so that we can make sure that your home is in good condition for the years to come. We’ll evaluate the home’s readily accessible areas for any defective structural components or malfunctioning mechanical systems. Depending on the terms of your warranty agreement, you may be exempt from all or a portion of the repair costs—saving you money in the long run.

Re-Inspections

This inspection is for customers who have already had an inspection with us that led to the identification of a defective component. Once repairs have been put in place, we’ll return to the property to reevaluate the component—making sure that there are no safety violations and that everything is installed or applied correctly.

Pricing

Complete Home Inspection

1001 – 2000 sq. ft. $350.00
2001 – 2500 sq. ft. $375.00
2501 – 3000 sq. ft. $400.00
3001 – 3500 sq. ft. $425.00
3501 – 4000 sq. ft. $450.00
4001 – 4500 sq. ft. $475.00
4501 – 5000 sq. ft. $500.00
Additional sq. ft. over 5001 $0.25/sq. ft.

Additional Services

Houses built before 1950

Homes of this age usually require more time and more difficult areas to inspect.

$50.00

Radon test alone

We will arrive, place the test and then must return again in a 3-5 day period to pick up the test. We will call to get info on getting in to place the test.

$115.00

Re-Inspection

This re-inspection is only for those items repaired by the seller. We do not re-inspect any item that was considered working properly or was not specified by the buyer’s request for repairs by the seller.

$120.00

Wood destroying insect (termite) inspection and state certificate issue

If a pest inspection is requested, please check this service too in order to schedule the pest control inspection at or near the same time as the residential inspection.

$95.00/test

Discounts

Cash discount -$20.00
Repeat customer discount (performed inspection within the last year) -$30.00
Military discount (please bring your service ID) -$35.00

Proudly Serving the Raleigh Area

We offer professional home inspection services to Raleigh, Cary, Wake Forest, Garner, Apex, Clayton, Morrisville, and other surrounding municipalities.

Call us to ask about our discount for active members of the United States military as well as military veterans.

Book your inspection!

Sterling Home Inspections, LLC strives to protect our clients by providing a comprehensive home inspection that will reveal whether or not a home is safe and compliant with the current standards of the industry. Our inspections start at just $350. Contact us today to request an inspection.

Weekend and evening appointments are available as needed

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