Building Inspection Services
|Florida Building Inspection Services|
|“You will require an expert to maximize your insurance discount and meet the building code.”|
On August 24th 1992, Hurricane Andrew made landfall in south Florida and became one of the costliest hurricanes in U.S. history. Andrew caused more than 30 billion dollars in damages made neighborhoods unrecognizable and caused chaos and panic in South Florida. The National Hurricane Center reported 25,524 homes destroyed, and 101,241 homes damaged and 300,000 people were homeless.
The National Hurricane Center, reported wind gusts up to 170 mph and higher in the southern Dade County suburbs, before the radar was blown off the roof of the center. The wind monitoring equipment at Homestead Air Force Base reportedly was blown off when the gusts reached 220 MPH.
Much of the damage caused by this epic storm was the result of problems that could have been detected and avoided by simply properly applying the building code that existed at the time. Nevertheless, many changes were made to the building code and to the insurance industry:
Florida Building Inspection Services is a subsidiary service offered by Concept Building Systems. Concept Building Systems is a state of Florida certified general contractor and a state of Florida certified home inspector founded in the year 1986. We can offer you unsurpassed inspection services to provide the guidance you will need to make an educated decision as a buyer or current owner. If you are a buyer, Florida Building Inspection Services can offer inspection as well as design and build services that will save you money on your purchase price by providing you with facts that you will need to negotiate with the seller. For either buyers or current owners we can save you money relative to the cost to insure your property, be it residential or commercial, by satisfactorily upgrading to meet the “Wind Mitigation” requirement.
THE TYPES OF INSPECTION SERVICES THAT WE OFFER ARE: