Many mortgage lenders require that homes be inspected for wood-destroying organisms (like termites) before they will loan money for the purchase of a home. They do this to protect their investment, but is also helpful for homebuyers to know what is “under the hood” before they make such a large purchase.
Knockout Pest Control is licensed by the California Structural Pest Control Board to perform escrow inspections (also called termite inspections) that satisfy the requirements of mortgage lenders. We come out to the property being sold and do a thorough inspection of the entire structure. We then generate a Wood Destroying Organism Report (WDO Report) that is made available to the buyer, the seller, and the mortgage lender. [Read more…]