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How the Standard Commercial Inspection is Improved via Infrared

How the Standard Commercial Inspection is Improved via Infrared

A commercial property inspection is much like a residential property inspection except that the building being inspected is larger and there are more regulations involved. Commercial properties include the following: Apartment complexes Manufacturing facilities Office buildings Strips of shops The purchase of any commercial property is an expensive investment. One that requires careful consideration and […]

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Carbon Monoxide Detector Laws for Illinois Commercial Properties

Carbon Monoxide Detector Laws for Illinois Commercial Properties

As we head into the cooler months and heaters begin to be switched on, it’s a good time for commercial property owners and managers to review their responsibilities with regards to carbon monoxide detectors. This message is intended as a friendly reminder from your Chicago commercial property inspector in advance of turning on heating systems […]

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Infrared Inspection for Mechanical Preventative Maintenance

Smart business owners and facilities managers around Illinois have recently begun integrating infrared into their mechanical inspections as part of their overall preventative maintenance strategies. Why? Heat is usually one of the first signs of failure. If your car has ever overheated and then failed soon after, you know what we’re talking about. Thermal imaging […]

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Commercial Building Envelope Inspection – Infrared Discovers Energy Losses

Any commercial building envelope is bound to develop leaks and other defects over time, and those defects amount to lost energy and energy losses add up quickly in Illinois. The building envelope is the separation between the interior and exterior environments of the building. It serves as the outer shell of the building and helps […]

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Is your Illinois Small Business Building or Office Safe?

If you Operate a Small Business in Illinois, is Your Office Safe?

Many self-employed professional operate their business from small businesses in their homes and in other combined office buildings. Lots of these buildings are in older homes and small business entrepreneurs face a different set of risks than those of larger corporations, specifically because they are run by a sole proprietor. As a small business owner, […]

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Why Municipal Property Inspections are Not Enough

Why Municipal Property Inspections are Not Enough

Many people wonder whether purchasing a commercial property means they can skip the usual inspection process and trust that the municipal – or city – inspectors have done their job. Actually, there are many differences between a municipal inspection by the city building department and a qualified commercial property inspector. 1. Municipal property inspections are […]

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Repair vs. Replace - an Infrared Inspection

The Deciding Factor in Repair vs. Replace – an Infrared Inspection

In any commercial building’s HVAC system components, there comes a time when a facilities manager or business owner has to decide whether to repair components or replace them. Deciding whether it’s financially feasible isn’t something we can help you with, but deciding whether the component is running at its best is something we can help […]

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Minimize your Risk with an Infrared Commercial Property Inspection

Minimize your Risk with an Infrared Commercial Property Inspection

These days, there is a lot of commercial real estate on the market – much of it is in dire condition. Every commercial property investor wants to minimize their risk when buying a commercial property and you can do that very well with an infrared commercial property inspection. Experts in commercial property investment say the […]

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How Building Managers Save Money with Infrared Commercial Roof Inspection

How Building Managers Save Money with an Infrared Roof Inspection

The state of Illinois is well known for wide fluctuations in temperatures. Very warm summer heat and often very cold winter temperatures combine to affect the stability and durability of the commercial roofs in Chicago, Elgin, Lake Forest and the surrounding areas. Most facilities managers struggle with too many must-fix items on their list and […]

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Reasons to schedule annual commercial property inspections

8 Reasons to Schedule Annual Infrared Commercial Inspections

Commercial property maintenance is a critical factor to protecting your commercial property investment and the maintenance of any commercial property is no piece of cake. It’s a very demanding enterprise and a lot hangs in the balance – particularly the fact that you’re maintaining the value of your business property as an asset. Therefore, scheduling […]

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