Here are a few areas that home inspectors look at:
Home inspectors are not environmental specialists, but they can identify many safety hazards or dangerous conditions.
Other items may or may not be included in a standard home inspection. Some of these may be: septic systems, roofs, drainage problems, wood decks, patios or other exterior structures. Be sure and verify which, if any, of these items are included in your home inspection.
Normally Not Included
Termite, geological or land subsidence surveys and environmental or pollution inspections which should be completed separately for your own protection.