Getting a home inspection done is an important step before zeroing in on a property. A home inspection thoroughly investigates the quality and design idea behind constructing the unit. It checks for construction defaults, safety hazards, plumbing, electricity, etc. However, the most important point in a home inspection is to assess the structural integrity of the home, and see if there are any foundational defaults in the unit you are about to purchase. Checking for structural issues can bring out many safety issues related to electrical wiring, plumbing, HVAC systems, and broken windows.