Archive | August, 2013

Don’t be “Penny Wise and Pound Foolish” when performing your ADA Project.

It used to be that a property owner or manager could call up their trusted contractor and get them to seal and re-stripe their parking lot without ever having a conversation with the building department. Likewise, there was a time, not to long ago, when you could remove an asphalt built up ramp that cut […]

2013 California Building Code Changes – Part 2: Site Arrival Points

The new 2013 California Building Code goes into effect in January 2014. As part 2 of a 6-month series on upcoming code changes,  I’ll highlight some of the most important changes to the California Building Code before they become enforceable. The areas we’ll focus on are the accessible elements that are called into question during almost […]