Stucco Inspection for buyers
New Castle County, DE Stucco Inspection for buyers
In the last 20 years, there has been a crisis for stucco homes built after 2000. It has been widely agreed there has been a failure of the design aspect, material, and even the local inspections. Without pointing fingers if you are purchasing a home and it is stucco it is the wise move to have a professional stucco inspector that is the third party to the transaction. We would inspect for substrate damage that you couldn’t see from the exterior. The major concern is rotting of the wood sheathing and framing behind the stucco. this not only may be costly to correct but certainly not what we call a healthy home. This is why you need a professional stucco inspection before you buy a property clad with stucco. If there is an issue we will provide an extensive report that will help you negotiate for the work that is ahead after your purchase or if needed prior to settlement. Third part Stucco inspectors of your choice will be working for your best interest.
A stucco remediation can run in the hundreds of thousands of dollars, so this inspection is the most important one you will buy. When you hire Stucco Inspection you have a professional who will independently evaluate the stucco and document any failures or construction defects. We then provide you with a detailed and extensive report that will help you negotiate the proper repairs to the property. In some cases, there are no problems found, and in this case, you will have peace of mind that you are buying a home and not a project.