Buying any type of real estate is a big decision. You want to make sure that you are getting a good deal and getting a property that will not end up being a giant money pit because it ends up having a lot of problems or needing a lot of work. You can have an inspection done and that will help you know many different things about the property. However, regular home inspections usually will not be great at letting you know if the property has a pest problem. They can find small clues, but they really don’t have the knowledge and tools to say, for instance, if there are wood destroying insects on the property. This is why it is a good idea to have a real estate pest inspection done in addition to regular home inspections.
A real estate pest inspection can be a huge help at determining if there are wood destroying insects on the property you are considering purchasing. A professional from a pest control company will come to the property and will thoroughly inspect the property for signs of these problems. They can look for a number of pests, including termites, powder post beetles, carpenter ants, and more. They will be able to tell what pests you are dealing with and how to fix the problem. This will let you make an educated decision as to whether or not the pest problem is extensive enough for you to pass on the property, or if it will make you confident to go ahead and purchase the property.
If you are interested in a real estate pest inspection for a property you are considering purchasing, contact us today at Quality Control, Inc. We can provide you with a detailed report that will help you decide if purchasing the property is right for you.