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What is inspection?

The purpose of the inspection is to identify major defects that reduce the use, enjoyment or value of a building or that pose a risk to occupant safety. It also aims to ascertain the state of the elements at the time of the inspection. The inspector observes and comments on the status of systems and components to inform his client.

The inspection is carried out according to the AIBQ Standard of Practice, InterNachi, ANIEB, NOVO Climate 2.0, Eco-housing as appropriate.

The inspection is completed by the submission of a written report within 48 hours.

Personal safety is an essential part of the inspector’s work and his conclusions must also be included in his expert report.
He will have to check the non-dangerousness of certain elements that are internal or external to the property such as ramps, balustrades, landings, stairs, supports, lifts, but also other security points whose presence of evacuation issues or compliance with standards for access to pools and ponds.

The expert will examine the fire safety and the conformity of the installations (fire separation in the attics, insulating materials around chimneys, presence or absence of fire and carbon monoxide detectors, fire extinguishers, etc.).

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