If you’re buying a home here in New Jersey, our expert evaluation services can help! For over 20 years, Jersey Shore Crawlspace has helped home buyers overcome common hurdles and save money in the home purchasing process.

Our evaluation service uncovers conditions that can aid in negotiating credits for necessary repairs, preventing additional, future issues. Unlike free estimates from competitors, which often lack comprehensive documentation and a thorough understanding of the home’s past and present conditions, Jersey Shore Crawlspace’s Evaluation Service offers detailed insights. We provide the tools you need to make an informed decision on your home purchase, ensuring you can enjoy your new home without concerns about hidden damage or overlooked past repairs.

Each evaluation comes with a detailed report that provides a thorough understanding of the conditions evaluated. This documentation often serves as a resource in credit requests and other negotiations common when purchasing a home.

Our team documents each evaluation with photographs of your crawlspace, basement, attic, exterior, and more. The initial set provides a baseline for future visits and establishes the current conditions visually. These photos can be conveniently shared via a link we provide, which can be sent in any format to anyone.

Provides a detailed history of potential moisture problems, helping buyers understand the home’s past issues and any measures taken to address them.

Equips buyers with critical information about the home’s condition, enabling them to make informed decisions and potentially avoid unexpected future expenses.

Builds trust between buyers and sellers by offering a transparent view of the home’s past and present conditions, leading to smoother transactions. Our documentation includes detailed information and photographs that can be utilized in negotiations and the transaction process.

Empowers both buyers and sellers to negotiate better terms, whether it’s for repairs, price adjustments, or other conditions based on the inspection findings.

These evaluations provide buyers with a comprehensive understanding of the home’s past and present conditions related to moisture, contributing to a more informed, transparent, and confident home buying process.

  • Foundation Assurance: Identifies issues such as cracks and moisture, providing peace of mind to potential buyers about the structural integrity of the home.
  • Moisture History: Reveals past water intrusion or ongoing moisture problems, helping buyers understand the home’s moisture history and take preventive measures.
  • Informed Negotiation: Allows for transparent discussions and negotiations, potentially leading to necessary repairs before the sale, thus enhancing buyer confidence.
  • Moisture Insight: Identifies previous or existing leaks, water stains, and dampness, giving buyers a clear understanding of potential moisture problems.
  • Foundation Stability: Checks for cracks and signs of settling, offering reassurance to buyers about the long-term stability of the home.
  • Utility Condition: Assesses the state of electrical and plumbing systems, which can indicate past water damage or flooding issues, ensuring buyers are aware of any risks.
  • Roof Integrity: Identifies suspected past roof leaks and damage, helping buyers gauge the home’s ability to withstand weather and prevent future moisture problems.
  • Ventilation and Insulation: Ensures the attic is properly ventilated and insulated, which is crucial for preventing moisture buildup and maintaining energy efficiency.
  • Historical Pest Presence: Detects past pest infestations that may have contributed to moisture issues, providing buyers with a complete picture of the attic’s condition.
  • Water Damage Prevention: Ensures proper drainage systems are in place, preventing future water damage and offering buyers peace of mind regarding the home’s protection from water.
  • Landscape Evaluation: Assesses grading and landscaping for proper water flow away from the home, highlighting any previous drainage issues and current effectiveness.
  • Gutter and Downspout Functionality: Verifies the efficiency of gutters and downspouts in directing water away from the house, crucial for preventing moisture damage to the foundation and basement.