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What Is the Difference Between a Building Inspector and a Commercial Inspector?

Your inspection training prepares you to inspect homes and commercial buildings, but is that the same as being a building inspector? Although you do technically inspect buildings, a commercial inspector and a building inspector are in fact quite different. There are no federal guidelines or licensing requirements to serve as a commercial building inspector, although […]

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What Commercial Inspectors Should Know about Code

Inspection training prepares home and commercial inspectors to assess many systems and structures for adequacy, but it does not render them experts on the many and varied building codes. Building inspectors are employed by a city or town to ensure that buildings are constructed according to code. Only these inspectors can issue code violations — […]

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