The inspection of the site includes the building perimeter, land grade, and water drainage directly adjacent to the foundation; trees and vegetation that adversely affect the structure; walks, grade steps, driveways, patios, and retaining walls contiguous with the structure.
(1) The inspector will:
the material used for driveways, walkways, patios and other flatwork around the home.
(i) For serviceability of the driveways, steps, walkways, patios, flatwork and retaining walls contiguous with the structure.
(ii) For proper grading and drainage slope.
(iii) Vegetation in close proximity to the home.
any deficiencies of these systems or components.
(2) The inspector is not required to:
fences, privacy walls or retaining walls that are not contiguous with the structure.
the condition of soil, trees, shrubs or vegetation unless they adversely affect the structure.
hydrological or geological conditions.
the adequacy of bulkheads, seawalls, breakwalls, and docks.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 18.280.050 and 18.280.060(6). 09-08-014, § 308-408C-170, filed 3/20/09, effective 4/20/09.]