Residential property is a building that is used or suitable for use as a dwelling, or is in the process of being constructed for use as a dwelling; land that forms part of the grounds of a building suitable for use as a dwelling.
The term commercial property (also called commercial real estate, investment or income property) refers to buildings or land intended to generate a profit, either from capital gain or rental income.
Blower Door Test
The Florida Building Code, Energy Conservation (Version 5) adopted mandatory air infiltration testing (also known as blower door testing) for new construction homes and residential units permitted after July 1, 2017.
Four Point Inspection
A Four Point Inspection's Focus:
- HVAC (Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning)
- Electrical wiring and panels
- Plumbing connections and fixtures
Radon is a radioactive gas. Radon typically moves up through the ground to the air above and into your home through cracks and other holes in the foundation. It comes from the natural breakdown of uranium in soil, rock, and water.
A wind mitigation report will cost, on average, $95.00. However, with minimal wind mitigation features in place, the inspection will pay for itself in the first year. Credits can go up to the maximum savings of 45% off of your hurricane/wind premium.