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The Basics of a Cost-to-Cure Table

A cost-to-cure table is a table that compiles construction cost estimates (CCEs) for immediate improvements and enhancements to a property based on the findings of a commercial property inspection report.…

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Inspecting Multifamily Properties

Simply put, there are different inspection standards that exist for multifamily properties. A multifamily property is defined as any property that provides accommodation for more than one dwelling unit. Multifamily…

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Plumb, Level, Square and Straight

There are very few constants in construction or inspections, but one basic construction principle is that buildings should be plumb, level, square and straight (PLSS). In inspecting a structure, anything…

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About Waste Oil Recovery

Waste oil recovery unit (oil tank at the bottom) Waste oil recovery heaters are a very popular method of heating found in workshops and mechanics’ garages across the county. They…

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About Infrared Tube Heaters

Infrared tube heaters, also referred to as tube heaters, are found in large open spaces, such as warehouses, factories, and other industrial spaces. Tube heaters may also be found over…

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