Because you will probably spend a lot of money in buying a house, inspections are crucial to point out the issues which have to be taken care of before the purchase to save you from using a lot of money on an unworthy house. Do not fool yourself that it is an easy job that anyone can do because if you have no skills or experience in the job it means you have no idea what you will be looking for and you might miss on important clues which can give the real state of the house. One of the merits of getting a house inspector is that the job will be done quickly and efficiently which ensures you make a decision in the right time.
New houses should not be exempted from inspections because they can have serious issues you cannot foretell by simply looking at the house. If you get a house inspector, you can save yourself from making a blunder in spending money on the house. Remember that building a house is not the work of a single person and different contractor are employed to offer the services needed for the house to be completed. It is not uncommon for the contractors to get people to work for them after they have scored the deal and this means the house will be handled by a number of people by the time it can be said to be completed. The house owners in most cases do not bother to get information on the people who will be working on their house and that is why contractors will not hesitate to get unskilled workers in order to spend less money in paying their wages. Therefore, you may find a house which has cost a lot in the building but the quality is poor.
No matter the part of the world you are at, the municipalities require that all new houses be inspected before people move in. Thus, it is against the law to buy a house and move in if it has not been inspected by professionals. The inspections have to confirm that building codes have been observed in the building process as well as compliance with the building rules and regulations of the region. You woes will be listened to and acted upon quickly if you ask for repair work to be done before you pay for the house. However, this is going to be very difficult if the seller has got your money already and the contract is signed.