Sec. Heating System  

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  • A. A home inspector shall visually inspect:

    (1) Installed heating equipment;

    (2) Vent systems, flues, and chimneys; and

    (3) Heating distribution.

    B. A home inspector shall describe energy sources and heating methods by distinguishing characteristics and means of distribution.

    C. A home inspector is not required to:

    (1) Inspect:

    (a) Flue or chimney interiors that are not readily accessible;

    (b) Heat exchangers;

    (c) Humidifiers or dehumidifiers;

    (d) Electronic air filters; or

    (e) Solar space heating systems; or

    (2) Determine the adequacy of the heat system or the distribution balance.