2.1 The purpose of these Standards of Practice
is to establish a minimum and uniform standard for home inspectors
who subscribe to these Standards of Practice.
Home Inspections performed
to these Standards of Practice are intended to provide the
client with objective information regarding the condition of the systems
of the home as inspected at the time of the home
Redundancy in the description of the requirements, limitations, and exclusions regarding the scope of the home inspection is provided for emphasis only.
recommendations to correct, or monitor for future correction, the deficiencies reported in 2.2.C.1, or items needing further evaluation. (Per Exclusion 13.2.A.5 inspectors are NOT required to determine methods, materials, or costs of corrections.)
reasoning or explanation as to the nature of the deficiencies reported in 2.2.C.1, that are not self-evident.