Exam Prep Materials
ready to take your home inspection exam?
Here are some additional study
materials to help you prepare for the exams or to study
extensively on a specific topic.
One of our latest inspection books includes inspection procedures
and code requirements for residential heating and air conditioning
systems. A must have book for any home inspector's library,
this book has numerous illustrations and photos of actual
conditions you will encounter.
PLUMBING INSPECTION Book
INSTERIOR AND ROOF INSPECTION OF EXISTING DWELLINGS Book
A practical study guide for home inspectors. This book covers
all of the provisions of the Uniform Plumbing Code that must
be addressed by inspectors. A practical book designed to assist
in evaluating the plumbing systems of existing single family
This handbook is designed to assist home inspectors in evaluating
existing residential structures. It contains the text of the
Building Code relevant to home inspection. Although home inspections
are not 'code' inspections, the codes do provide guidelines
for our inspections. The actual code references are in italics.
This book is a must for inspecting and exam preparation. It
is included as course materials for Kaplan's home inspection training
INSPECTION OF EXISTING DWELLINGS Book
Use as a guide for procedures in conducting electrical
inspections. This useful book also lists many of the defects
you will encounter on inspections along with a reference for
finding the appropriate sections in the National Electric
Code. A comprehensive, illustrated reference book filled with
over 400 photos for home inspectors. The historical references
are worth reviewing. Great for exam preparation!
CHECK Flip Book
Answers to the 600 most common building
questions. References national building codes, including UBC
and IRC. This is a great tool for use in the field for quick
reference. It is plastic laminated and easy to use. One of
the most popular tools for home inspectors! For quick reference,
"A flip chart to the codes.
The clearest, most comprehensive
reference guide to evaluating and maintaining a home available
today. This easy to use manual contains over 400 informative
and detailed illustrations. A simple explanation of home construction,
with detailed chapters on each house system. After you become
familiar with the Home Reference Book and have used it yourself
many times to quickly access information, you will realize
the benefit of owning this wonderful encyclopedia of homes.
It also includes a home inspection checklist which references
the text. This book is included in Kaplan's home inspection courses.