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Geist Home Inspections Services
Home Inspection - Up to 1500 sq. ft.          $325.00                               Wood Destroying Insect with inspection    $80.00
                                                                                                                                               Stand alone inspection     $90.00
Home Inspection - 1501 to 2000 sq. ft.$350.00                               Water Test - Basic Coliform / Bacteria      $90.00

Home Inspection - 2001 to 2500 sq. ft.$375.00                               Water Test - FHA / VA                               $150.00

Home Inspection - 2501 to 3000 sq. ft.$400.00                               Waste System - Non Invasive                 $325.00

Home Inspection - 3001 to 3500 sq. ft.$425.00                               Radon Test                                               $120.00

Home Inspection - 3501 to 4000 sq. ft.$450.00                               Age 100 years & older - Additional          $25.00

Home Inspection - 4001 to 4500 sq. ft.$475.00                               Independent Components                      $125.00                        
Commercial - Call for quote, Minimum      $375.00                              Multi - Unit Dwellings - Sq. Ft. price 

Pre - Listing Inspections:   Sq. Ft. + misc. requests                             plus each unit over one unit price          $50.00

New Construction -  Weekly reviews + photos. Call for quote!         * Less than 1100 sq. ft. Call for quote!                                                                                                                       


   Note: All inspections are perform according to the Inter Nachi Standards of Practice
Complete Home Inspection      
The complete Home Inspection is conducted according to InterNACHI standards and will include
a comprehensive overview of the readily accessible major mechanical and structural systems
of the home. Cosmetic items such as paint, wallpaper, carpeting, or landscaping may be 
mentioned for informational purposes but are not significant. The detailed report will cover 
structural concerns, roof condition, electrical systems, heating, plumbing, and items of 
significant concerns. If an item is found to be in need of repair, further evaluation by a 
professional in that field  will be  suggested. 
Wood Destroying Insects   $80.00
Many lending institutions require this basic services for loan  approval. Inspecting for wood
destroying insects is common in real estate transactions. The inspector evaluates the presence
of wood destroying insects such as: termites, carpenter ants, carpenter bees and wood destroying beetles. The test last approximately 30 to 45 minutes. 
Water Test - Basis Coliform / Bacteria  $90.00
Water Test - FHA/VA    $150.00
Water samples are taken by an independent lab for inspection of requested tests. The collection
process takes approximately 10 minutes. Water quality is something many people take for granted, however many health concerns may exist, especially for young children.
Water samples are taken by an independent lab for inspection of requested tests. The collection
process takes approximately 10 minutes. Water quality is something many people take for granted, however many health concerns may exist, especially for young children.
Waste System - Non Invasive     $325.00
This is a non-invasive inspection that seeks to prove basic functionality of the system. It will
include an examination of the tank, baffles, pumps, and all related components when visible and access is provided. It is preferable that the septic tanks be pumped during the inspection.
There may be an additional charge if excessive digging or travel is required.


Radon - $120.00
Radon is a naturally occurring gas, which permeates from the ground and can be found in almost every home. Radon is a class A carcinogenic responsible for 14,000 deaths per year according to the EPA. Most homes can be mitigated to below 4pCi/l. (recommended action level) and many times to around 2pCi/l. More detailed information can be found at the PA DEP.

Independent Components   $125.00
Individual inspections of certain components of the home may be ordered. This services is offered as a stand alone inspection of the specific components such as: roof, heating, electrical or plumbing system. Many people find that the Complete Home Inspection, which covers the individual components is a better value.