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September 16, 2020 - Condo Life is Grand
Tag(s): #BoardofDirectors #CondoLifeIsGrand #Maintenance

Autumn, the Season for Preventive Maintenance

From snow storms to freezing rain and cold temperatures, the winter season can create a number of problems for your building. Being prepared can help you get through the season with as little damage to your property and equipment and reduce the possibility of huge insurance claims and unanticipated expenses.

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August 25, 2020 - Updates for Members
Tag(s): #BoardofDirectors #Educational #Maintenance

The Ignored Asset – Your Roof

One of the largest capital expenses in the Reserve Fund Study for condominium corporations is the inevitable replacement of the roof system. Shingle roofs (sloped) or flat roofs (low-slope) eventually require replacement, and the timeline for this process varies greatly between properties.

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July 15, 2020 - Condo Life is Grand
Tag(s): #BoardofDirectors #CondoLifeIsGrand #Maintenance

Tips for Replacing Your Condominium’s Asphalt Shingle Roofs

Tips for Replacing Your Condominium’s Asphalt Shingle Roofs

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June 25, 2020 - Educational
Tag(s): #BoardofDirectors #CondoLifeIsGrand #Educational #IndustryNews #Maintenance

Elevator Ups & Downs

There are certain factors that should be considered when preparing for planned and unplanned elevator down-time. On-site time for elevator installation crews ranges from about two weeks for an accessibility lift, to four weeks for a hydraulic elevator, and six weeks for a traction elevator.

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June 17, 2020 - Condo Life is Grand
Tag(s): #CondoLifeIsGrand #CondoTechnology #Educational #Maintenance #Security

Security: Keeping Up With The Times

Most people would agree that for the majority of us, advances in technology have significantly improved our daily lives. The use of the internet in particular has allowed us to get tasks done faster and more efficiently without having to leave the comfort of our homes.

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June 3, 2020 - Updates for Members
Tag(s): #CondoLifeIsGrand #COVID-19 #Maintenance

Waste Management Considerations During COVID-19

When people think of garbage, they generally associate it with smelly, dirty items that they cannot wait to get rid of – either throwing them down the chute or tossing into a dumpster. With COVID-19 and its implications, it now becomes smelly, dirty, AND a potentially scary daily task.

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April 30, 2020 - Educational
Tag(s): #COVID-19 #Maintenance #Security

Building Security and COVID-19

Maintenance and repair services necessary to manage the safety and security of properties and buildings have been deemed essential services and are still available during COVID-19.

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January 16, 2020 - Educational
Tag(s): #Educational #EnergyEfficiency #Maintenance

The “Panes” of Keeping Warm in the Winter

Is your unit experiencing heat loss during the winter? Check out an expert’s tips for preserving comfortable temperatures in your unit.

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November 28, 2019 - Condo Life is Grand
Tag(s): #CondoLifeIsGrand #Maintenance

The Case of the Moldy Dog

Outbreak of mould at a condo complex. Where did it come from? Now what do we do?

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September 17, 2019 - Educational
Tag(s): #Educational #Maintenance

Window Replacement: Getting it Right

As a condo owner, replacing windows can be a significant investment in your building. Window replacement can be expensive and disruptive, but can improve occupant comfort, building aesthetics, and maintain the value of your property. Ensure a successful project and avoid common pitfalls!

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