Helping You Get to Know Your Home
Total Picture Home Inspections provides Pre-Purchase (Buyer), Pre-Drywall, 6-Point Inspection (Seller) and State-of-the-Home Inspections to clients in Northern Virginia, including: Fairfax • Oakton • Vienna • McLean • Chantilly• Centreville • Reston • Tysons Corner • Herndon • Surrounding Areas
You Need to Make Well-Informed Decisions About Your Future Home – Total Picture Home Inspections Can Help
Your residential home, townhouse or condominium may be one of the most expensive investments you will ever make. At Total Picture Home Inspections, you will receive an unbiased comprehensive home inspection that will evaluate a home’s various structural and mechanical features in order to educate you on the quality of your prospective investment. Buying a home requires an extraordinary financial commitment – and we’re here to help make sure that your future home is suitable for your needs today and tomorrow, and that your hard-earned money is invested wisely.
“Many home inspectors perform two and even three home inspections a day. I believe that is too many – way too many. Spending less than three or more hours on-site on a home during the actual inspection is what I call a drive-by inspection. You simply cannot perform a thorough inspection in less time. Further, I believe in spending added time fine-tuning the inspection report, making it just right for the home buyer. This takes time. As such:
I pledge to only perform one inspection a day, giving the necessary time to perform the inspection, work with the prospective home buyer, and fine tune the inspection report.”
At Total Picture Home Inspections our inspector abides strictly to the Standards of Practice (SOP) as they are stated by both InterNACHI and the Commonwealth of Virginia. During our home inspection services, we provide a thorough walk-through of the home as we search for any defects and assess the condition of visible and safely accessible areas, including the:
Total Picture Home Inspections knows that the true product it sells to its clients is its home inspection report. While the services include the wealth of training, education, work experience and even the work ethic, what we leave our clients with is our inspection report. That’s why the presentation, format, language, graphics and even the application software we use will combine to create a report that leaves a positive impression. It leaves our clients with the confidence that they made the right decision to hire us and that we really delivered. We commit to deliver your inspection report directly to your email within 24 hours of your inspection.
InterNACHI® will pay up to $25,000 (USD; maximum collective aggregate) for the cost of replacement of personal property lost (and not recovered, restituted or insured) during an inspection and stolen by an InterNACHI®-certified member who was convicted of or pleaded guilty (or no contest) to any criminal charge resulting from the member’s taking of the client’s personal property. Claimant agrees that the exclusive venue for any action against InterNACHI® arising out of this Honor Guarantee is the District Court in Boulder County, Colorado. InterNACHI’s Honor Guarantee is valid throughout the U.S. and Canada.
Let us guess – you just bought a new home and you’re excited. We’re excited for you too! But, right about now you should call in a home inspector to check out the house before you finalize the purchase. The house may look good to you, but when we’re taking a look at it, we check out the stuff that isn’t necessarily visible or that you may not even know about.
So call in Total Picture Home Inspections to make sure your dream house isn’t just a dream!