For information on the Life Expectancy of various components of a home, please click on the link below for some valuable information. This chart was provided by the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors, and contains some valuable information to keep in mind as you review your Home Inspection and consider future costs associated with your investment.
The following chart details the predicted life expectancy of appliances, products, materials, systems and components. Consumers should note that these life expectancies have been determined through research and testing. These values are based on regular recommended maintenance and conditions of normal wear and tear, and not extreme weather or other conditions such as neglect, over-use, or abuse. Therefore, they should be used as guidelines only, and not relied upon as guarantees or warranties.