11 NCAC 08 .1108             ROOFING

(a)  The home inspector shall inspect:

(1)           Roof coverings;

(2)           Roof drainage systems;

(3)           Flashings;

(4)           Skylights, chimneys, and roof penetrations; and

(5)           Signs of leaks or abnormal condensation on building components.

(b)  The home inspector shall:

(1)           Describe the type of roof covering materials; and

(2)           Report the methods used to inspect the roofing.

(c)  The home inspector is not required to:

(1)           Walk on the roofing; or

(2)           Inspect attached accessories including solar systems, antennae, and lightning arrestors.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143-151.49;

Codifier determined that agency findings did not meet criteria for temporary rule Eff. October 15, 1996;

Temporary Adoption Eff. October 24, 1996;

Amended Eff. April 1, 2005; July 1, 1998.