For instance, this light was buried under insulation creating a possible fire hazard. The owner had no idea it was there, nor why.
One thing I seem to find frequently is disconnected vents in the attic or crawlspace. Dryer lint buildup can be very hazardous as we all know, in the pictures below, none of the homeowners knew about the disconnected vents.
We all love the shade that trees provide, watching the birds and squirrels play. Your roof does not like them nearly as much. While the shade provided does cool your house, the branches that are too close can damage your roof over time.
The most common question is why should I get an inspection, especially if you already own your home. Things that can go wrong with your home could be places you never really look such as your crawlspace. Have you been in yours? Beyond poking your head in the opening. This could be under your home!