1. To expose potential threats
– If some conditions are present electrical fires can start
– If smoke alarms are not functioning or inadequate there is a real threat you will remain asleep should a fire start
– In some conditions, the risk of electrocution can be extreme
– If circuit protection is inadequate this could cost a life

2. To advise you on what actions need to occur to remedy these threats
– Detailing these items allows you to see what items are of the highest priority

3. To provide you some idea on costings that may enable you to recoup it
– With this information, it may provide you with
– some bargaining power prior to settlement
– data to allow you to budget this into the purchase cost