The 40-year inspection is required by law to keep buildings structurally and electrically safe. Business owners and property managers should consult with structural engineers to complete an appropriate inspection at age 40 and then once every 10 years. These inspections contain a list of certain items that must be investigated and verified.
On the surface, the inspection is rather simple. But, Although seemingly straightforward, it takes an experienced professional to perform the inspection. That person must carefully inspect the property and properly identify the problems.The inspector can also provide you with valuable feedback as to the best way to perform the repairs.
You must hire a licensed professional as required by law. I should invest some time investigating the person and the company. You must also make sure they are properly authorized and insured.Also, you should ask if they have insurance of errors and omissions, since this is the seal of a serious and established engineering company.