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Commercial Property Basement and Foundation Inspection at InterNACHI’s Pennsylvania House of Horrors®

About this video: Follow Rob Claus, CMI®, as he performs a commercial property basement and foundation inspection at InterNACHI’s Pennsylvania House of Horrors®. He assesses and describes the structural elements and looks for wood-to-soil contact, in addition to evidence of cracking and water penetration.   Additional Resources for Commercial Property Inspectors: Bakery Inspection: Kitchen and…

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Commercial Property Roof Inspection at InterNACHI’s Pennsylvania House of Horrors®

About this video: Follow Rob Claus, CMI®, as he performs a commercial property roof inspection at InterNACHI’s Pennsylvania House of Horrors®. He discusses important access and safety considerations and closely examines the condition of the roof covering, drainage components, roof-penetrating objects, flashing, and parapet walls.   Additional Resources for Commercial Property Inspectors: Bakery Inspection: Kitchen…

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Commercial Property Exterior Inspection at InterNACHI’s Pennsylvania House of Horrors®

About this video: Follow Rob Claus, CMI®, as he performs a commercial property exterior inspection at InterNACHI’s Pennsylvania House of Horrors®. He follows the flow of water in the parking area to report on drainage and topography and takes a close look at lighting, accessibility, parking, and the building’s exterior materials.   Additional Commercial Property…

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A Guide for Landing Jobs and Building Business Relationships: What to Do When the Phone Rings?

Here are some step-by-step instructions for handling calls from prospective clients. Think of it as a guide for landing business. It requires you to devote time and resources to your business protocols and marketing efforts to find success, such as: creating and distributing marketing collateral; building relationships; and knocking on doors. Consider this scenario: The…

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Introduction to Commercial Property Inspections 3-Day Class (Bloomsburg, PA)

This three-day, in-person class will help individuals confidently enter the commercial sector of the inspection industry. In a series of lectures and class discussions, students will learn about the most significant differences between commercial and residential inspections, ranging from business practices to building systems and components. Students will also perform a mock inspection of the…

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CCPIA Sponsors Exterior Design Institute (EDI)

BOULDER, Colo. (Sept. 19, 2022) — CCPIA is now officially a proud Platinum Sponsor of the Exterior Design Institute (EDI). EDI is a 501(c)(3) non-profit educational organization for professionals working in building construction and repair, particularly as the work relates to a building’s exterior envelope. The organization offers in-person seminars, webinars, and online courses to…

Resources for Pricing Commercial Property Inspections

There are several approaches inspectors can take to determine the cost of an inspection. The following resources provide tools, calculations, and other information to help inspectors put their own procedures in place. Online Fee Calculators These tools help inspectors calculate an inspection fee based on the inputted information about the subject property and variables specific…