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Building Inspection Checklist

Use this checklist to understand the current situation of the building/property. You can also predict any problems in advance, therefore avoid any future hazards or accidents.
MaintainX
07/21/2022

Building Inspection Checklist

Use this checklist to understand the current situation of the building/property. You can also predict any problems in advance, therefore avoid any future hazards or accidents.
  • Unit:

  • Building Description:

  • Building ID#:

  • Building Location:

  • Inspector:

  • Date:

  • SITE WORK

  • Backfill

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Surface drainage

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Manholes

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Ditches adjacent to building

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Trees and vegetation on site, including hazard trees

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • General site maintenance

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Parking area if applicable

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Fences

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Poles

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Railings

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Building Accessibility (From Parking area to building.)

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Pathway & Sidewalks (width and ADA)

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Curbs

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Other items (list)

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Signs

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Stairs/Steps

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • ARCHITECTURAL WORK

  • Foundation

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Walkways

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Exterior slab

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Interior slab

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Walls

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Crawl Space

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Siding

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Roof

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Columns/Supports

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Interior walls

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Window casing

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Window (glass, screen)

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Door hardware

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Door jam

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Doors

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Sidelights

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Interior wall finish

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Porches and covered walkways

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Exterior wall finishes

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Insulation

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Roofing

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Fascia

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Flashing

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Roof drainage

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Partitions and interior doors

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Tile and/or floor finishes

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Masonry (stone, brick)

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Ceiling

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Vents

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Skylights

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Basement for composting unit

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Stairs/Ladders/Handrails

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Attic access

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Signs

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Other items (list)

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • MECHANICAL WORK

  • Water supply

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Faucets

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Faucets

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Fixtures (Note type)

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Toilet Stool

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Hangers

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Composting Unit

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Vault (crack, leaks, capacity & material)

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • SST Standards

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Toilet paper dispenser

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Toilet paper dispenser

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Other items (list)

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • ELECTRICAL WORK

  • Electrical service

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Fixtures

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Solar panels

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Batteries

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Switches

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Sensors

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Breaker panel/fuse boxes/disconnects

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Grounding

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Other items (list)

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
Source: MaintainX (Community Member)

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