Code Compliance

Most governing jurisdictions abide by codes as set forth by the International Code Council (ICC). Code requirements are in place and enforced for the public protection ,safety, and health. Each jurisdiction may adopt and amend codes to conform with each community. Municipal and County code requirements can have great impact on both commercial and residential construction projects. Code compliance items …

Construction Defect

Meeting of Dissimilar Materials A construction defect is defined as a building flaw or design mistake that reduces the value of the structure or causes a dangerous condition. The most dangerous construction defects have the possibility of complete structural failure, resulting in physical injury or damage to people or property. However, countless defects present no increased risk of injury or …