A plumbing inspection should be the main goal for any new home owner since plumbing is the basis inside every building. When purchasing a new home, the individual is usually overwhelmed with various issues regarding the purchase which may cause them to ignore the plumbing system.
Plumbing issues are something that cannot be viewed easily so it is common to overlook the plumbing and focus on other home issues. This type of neglect can cause problems for the new home owner and cause new complications which can cost money and stress. Having a plumbing inspection done when purchasing a new home is extremely important. Surprisingly very few homeowners have this job done which can lead to problems. Many costly problems can be avoided if a new homeowner takes the time to contact a plumber to perform a simple inspection.
Obviously the main goal in having a plumbing inspection done is to be sure that there are no hidden problems with the plumbing. Small plumbing problems can also lead to bigger issues if the problem is not corrected quickly and accurately. There is the potential for large plumbing catastrophes that could make the first week in a new home be nothing but a nightmare. No one wishes to spend the first few weeks in a new home that they struggled to buy having to deal with a noisy toilet, leaky kitchen faucets or a dripping shower head. If you notice any of these problems they must be immediately repaired.
Keep in mind that a new homeowner may not have to put out any more money to make needed plumbing repairs if any problems are discovered quickly. In a case like this, it may be required that the previous home owner make the needed repairs. You must be sure that sale documents do not specify that the home is to be sold as is, than the previous owners would not be required to pay for repairs.
Remember that no matter how perfect the home looks from the exterior, you can never be certain if the plumbing has been maintained and is in good working order. Are you in need of a home plumbing inspection in the OKC area? Call Hull Plumbing at (405) 246-9763 and schedule a service call today!