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Roof Inspection

Axiom will inspect from ground level or the eaves:

  • the roof-covering materials;
  • the gutters;
  • the downspouts;
  • the vents, flashing, skylights, chimney, and other roof penetrations; and
  • the general structure of the roof from the readily accessible panels, doors or stairs.
  • We will describe:

  • the type of roof-covering materials.
  • We will report as in need of correction:

  • observed indications of active roof leaks.
  • What is not required (see Standards of Practice):

  • walk on any roof surface.*
  • predict the service life expectancy.
  • inspect underground downspout diverter drainage pipes.
  • remove snow, ice, debris or other conditions that prohibit the observation of the roof surfaces.
  • move insulation.
  • inspect antennae, satellite dishes, lightning arresters, de-icing equipment, or similar attachments.
  • walk on any roof areas that appear, in the opinion of the inspector, to be unsafe.
  • walk on any roof areas if it might, in the opinion of the inspector, cause damage.
  • perform a water test.
  • warrant or certify the roof.
  • confirm proper fastening or installation of any roof-covering material.
  • *Axiom makes every effort to walk on the roofing material, provided it is safe and will not damage the roof coverings

    Our service areas

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    Axiom Home Inspection is based in Southeast Oakland county, making us centrally located for the Metro Detroit Area. We inspect homes in Oakland, Macomb, and Wayne counties.

    Please give us a call even if you're outside this area. We will make every effort to accommodate you and your inspection needs. All clients should have the opportunity to receive a quality inspection.