What’s missing in a standard home inspection?
The Electrical Inspection.
Why would such a major component be missing? Because 99% of inspectors aren’t certified to perform an electrical inspection.
Top notch inspectors are building relationships with Electrical Safety Inspectors to offer this service to their clients.
The Electrical Inspection
Home Inspectors can report on the “function” of some electrical components however the interior of any electrical system is outside of a Home Inspection.
What surprises most people is that electricians can’t perform an electrical inspection for your home purchase either. Unless they have taken and passed the Electrical Safety Inspector test.
3783.06 Certificate required.
No person shall engage in the practice of electrical inspection in this state unless he is the holder of a certificate of competency as an electrical safety inspector issued under Chapter 3783. of the Revised Code. Any person practicing or offering to practice electrical inspection shall show proof of his certification upon request as provided by rules of the board of building standards.
Effective Date: 03-22-1973.