HOME INSPECTION, HILLSBORO OREGON

Buying a home is one of the largest purchases people often make in their lives. It's of the utmost importance that you can move forward in the process feeling confident and clear about what may lie ahead for you.  Our detailed, thorough and unbiased home inspection report can help you to get what you need at the negotiating table.  Armed with our easy to understand and comprehensive report, you can have the confidence to move forward with the home buying process with a clearer understanding of your investment.  We will search through the nooks and crannies, and difficult places to access to find the large and small defects throughout the home.  

HILLSBORO, OREGON HOME INSPECTION
We offer the following home inspection services:
General Home Inspection

The general home inspection can typically take 3 or 4 hours to complete, but my take longer, depending on the condition or size of the home.  We will try to give you an accurate estimate of the inspection time, but also know that in order to provide a thorough inspection that we may need extra time to complete the home inspection.  Your home inspector will check all the major components of the home, including plumbing, electrical, heating and air conditioning, attic, crawlspace, foundation, ventilation and more.  With years of experience in both the construction and inspection industries, our inspectors are uniquely qualified to provide comprehensive and easy to understand reports. Once the home inspection is complete, you are encouraged to meet us for a walk through of the property to discuss the findings from the inspection. Questions and discussion are highly encouraged. If you have any further questions later, when reviewing the report, please don't hesitate to reach out. We are here to help!

Hillsboro, OR home inspector

Sewer Scopes

Having to replace a sewer line, or main lateral drain pipe from a house can cost $15,000 or in some cases much more.  Before the real estate transaction is completed, it is best to have the sewer line inspected by a Milwaukie, Oregon sewer scope inspector. During the inspection we will check for clogs/debris in the pipe, cracks or damage, root intrusions, standing water, low points or bellies. 

All of our sewer inspections are done using the Ridgid Seesnake camera, providing clear, high quality imaging of the inside of the main lateral drain line from the house. 

Sewer Scope in Hillsboro, OR. 

Root intrusion on the main lateral drain line

Radon Testing

Before purchasing a new home or property it is important to have it tested for radon, an invisible and odorless gas that is linked to an elevated risk of lung cancer.  Milwaukie is known to have somewhat elevated radon levels, so it is important to conduct a 48 hour test before living in the home.  Radon tests are conducted using continuous electronic radon monitor, results are available immediately as the test is complete. There is no waiting for lab results or shipping.  We use Airthings Corentium pro continuous radon monitors, which are calibrated annually. 

Radon testing in Hillsboro, Or

Murphy Home Inspection

3207 se Brooklyn st. 

Portland, OR. 97202

971-328-1009

info@murphyinspect.com

OCHI # 2113

CCB # 218676

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