Thermal imaging is a technology that allows the InterNACHI INSPECTOR to show you things about your home that no one can show you using other inspection methods. Thermal Imaging helps to diagnose the problem rather than merely identify symptoms and can sometimes , but not always, identify and document: electrical faults before they cause a fire, overloaded and undersized circuits, circuit breakers in need of immediate replacement, missing, damaged,
and or wet insulation, heat loss and air infiltration in walls, ceilings, floors, windows and doors, water and moisture intrusion that could lead to mold, possible pest infestation, hidden roof leaks, before the cause serious damage, air conditioner compressor leaks, under fastening and or missing framing members, structural defects, broken seals in double pane windows,
Energy loss and efficiency, dangerous flue leaks, damaged and/or malfunctioning radiant heating systems. Unknown plumbing leaks, overheated equipment. These color images can then be then be included in the inspection report providing supporting documentation to the report. A picture is worth a thousand words.
- CLIENT requests and authorizes INSPECTOR to perform a thermal imaging scan on the structure at
For the following purposes:
The fee for additional service will be. $________________, all of which is due prior to delivery of the thermal images.
INSPECTOR’S liability for any damages alleged arising out of any aspect of the thermal imaging service shall be limited to the additional amount paid for the thermal imaging scan. CLIENT voluntarily waives any claim for consequential exemplary or incidental damages to the fullest extent allowed by law.
The thermal imaging scan will be limited in scope to the equipment used by INSPECTOR. The inspection will be a non-invasive and non-destructive examination of the visible, safely and readily accessible portions of the interior and/or exterior of the structure for atypical temperature/thermal variations. NO OTHER WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES REGARDING FUTURE USE HABITABILITY OPERABILITY, SUITABILTY OR MERCHANTABILITY WITH RESPECT TO THE
SUBJECT PROPERTY ARE PROVIDED.
Thermal imaging services do NOT include any inspections, examinations, testing or evaluations for harmful, dangerous to toxic substances pr materials or environmental hazards including but not limited to mold, bio-aerosols, radon, lead, asbestos, non- biological airborne
Particulates, contaminants, petroleum products petrochemicals, radioactive materials, electromagnetic radiation, plant animal or insect secretions or excretions, Infrared cameras are not moisture meters but can aid in identifying areas that warrant further investigation. If INSPECTOR offers any information or opinions about any of the forgoing, this information shall be deemed to be informational only and supplied as a courtesy to the CLIENT and shall not be deemed to be an amendment to this addendum or the inspection agreement
Client: agrees to indemnify and hold harmless INSPECTOR, its agents, employees, and inspectors for the presence of any harmful, dangerous, or toxic substances or materials or environmental hazards including but not limited to those listed in part 4 of this addendum as well as for any and all damages and liability for any mitigation, construction, or any other costs
Associated with the presence of any such hazards or substances or materials.
If CLIENT desires to obtain information regarding the presence of any harmful, dangerous, or toxic substances or materials or environmental hazards including but not limited to those listed in part 4 of this addendum. It is solely the responsibility of the CLIENT to contact and engage the services of qualified individuals or companies that specialize in the areas of specific interest or concern.
All of the other terms of the Agreement (Inspection Contract) are incorporated herein by reference.
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