Most Common 40 Year Recertification Issues

In this post we will list the most common issues we find in the inspection stage during a 40 year recertification.

  1. Smoke detector not present or working.
  2. Termite damage on structural elements.
  3. Non-working exit signs & emergency back-up lights.
  4. Steel post/columns buckling 
  5. Electric panel violation.
  6. Exterior wall cracks.
  7. Concrete spalling damage. 
  8. Exposed electrical wires or junction boxes.
  9. Illegal additions to structure.
  10. Exposed footing.