I will:

  • determine and report whether the water supply is public or private;
  • verify the presence and identify the location of the main water shut-off valve;
  • inspect the water heating equipment, including venting connections, energy source supply system, and seismic bracing, and verify the presence or absence of temperature-/pressure-relief valves and/or Watts 210 valves;
  • inspect all toilets for proper operation by flushing;
  • inspect all sinks, tubs and showers for functional drainage;
  • inspect the interior water supply, including all fixtures and faucets, by running the water;
  • inspect the drain, waste and vent systems;
  • describe any observed fuel-storage systems;
  • inspect the drainage sump pumps, and operate pumps with accessible floats;
  • inspect and describe the location of the main water supply and main fuel shut-off valves;
  • inspect and report as in need of repair deficiencies in the water supply by viewing the functional flow in two fixtures operated simultaneously;
  • inspect and report as in need of repair deficiencies in installation of hot and cold water faucets;
  • inspect and report as in need of repair any mechanical drain stops that are missing or do not operate if installed in sinks, lavatories and tubs; and
  • inspect and report any evidence that toilets are damaged, have loose connections to the floor, leak, or have tank components that do not operate.