Services We Provide
FIRE CODE RETROFIT INSPECTIONS
There has been a sharp rise in the demand for affordable urban rental
housing. As such, many homeowners seriously consider the viability of
adding a basement apartment or converting the ground floor into a separate
We highly recommend that you make an application to the Municipal Building
Department to achieve legal two unit status. In so doing you will increase
the overall value of your house and make it more marketable upon eventual
One very important step that must not be overlooked is the requirement
to comply with the Fire Code retrofit regulations.
The four main principles of Fire Safety are:
Other safety features that must be considered are:
general safety of the electrical system
safety of central heating system
detection devices for carbon monoxide (Co)
During the proposed alternations to your home or building
there will be various options to satisfy the Fire Code. Our consultative
service focuses on the most cost effective approach to comply with fire
protection regulations. Our report documents the best approach and itemizes
each task - step by step.
We do remain available after the inspection to review
the report. Remember, this extra telephone consultative service is part
of the package - it's free.
Click here for example report