Fuel Storage and Distribution Systems and Fuel ShutoffsNote location of fuel storage devices and shutoff valves. Note any issues with shutoffs and supply line. Note any abandoned oil supply fillers that should be removed from the structure.
Normal Operating ControlsTest for on-off functionality and note any defects in plumbing fixtures such as faucets, drains, showers, tubs and toilets.
Hot Water SystemsNot source of energy and size of tank. Inspect for proper wiring if electric. Inspect fuel supply lines and note any defects. Inspect for TPRV and proper extension to within 6” of the floor.
Outside FaucetsIf possible, inspect for proper operation and note any defects with fixture.
FixturesNote any visual defects with fixtures. Inspect for functionality.
Distribution SystemNote type of piping and any defects. Check visible connections for leaks and any exposure of hot water supply lines that may cause injury if touched.
Softeners/PurifiersNote presence of water treatment system. Recommend evaluation and maintenance by water treatment company.
Storage TanksNote capacity of hot water heaters and hot water storage tanks. Note condition of safety devices such as TPRV (Temperature Pressure Relief Valve).
Water SupplyNote source of water supply and type of pipe supplying water.
VentsNote presence of any mini-vents and any roof vent that is not extended at least 18” above the roof.