Purchasing a commercial property can be a wise investment. Knowing the full condition of that property before you sign the purchase agreement is essential. One of the most effective ways to discover any issues is with an infrared inspection. These evaluations use non-intrusive technology to check for concerns such as moisture intrusion and overheating circuits. Learn more about why you should have TEK Inspections perform an infrared inspection for your commercial property.

3 FAQs About Commercial Infrared Inspections
Why Infrared Inspections?

Any time you consider purchasing a commercial building, we highly recommend conducting a commercial infrared inspection. These professional evaluations are a cost-effective method for identifying adverse conditions in commercial buildings. Not only do they assist in lowering fire and electrical risks, but they can also detect the following abnormalities within a building:

  • Moisture intrusion
  • Missing insulation
  • Previous storm damage
  • Current or previous leaks
  • Differences in temperatures
  • Overheating components
  • Loose wiring

What Do Our Inspections Assess?

Commercial infrared inspections can detect undiscovered or invisible issues and concerns. They provide a thorough assessment of the entire property, giving you a complete view of the building’s condition, which includes the following:

  • Circuit breakers
  • Exterior insulation and finish systems (EIFS)
  • Air infiltration systems
  • Radiant heating systems
  • Windows and roofs
  • Concrete and masonry walls
  • Plumbing equipment
  • Structural components
  • Entire building envelope

Who Benefits from These Evaluations? 

This specialized evaluation benefits anyone who owns or is working with commercial properties including:

  • Commercial real estate investors
  • Multi-unit residential property owners
  • Commercial property management firms
  • Building management firms
  • General contractors and builders

Schedule an Infrared Inspection Today

Whether you’re buying, leasing, or selling a commercial property, you will greatly benefit from an infrared inspection from TEK. Request an inspection today by calling us at (775) 746-4990. We provide many other commercial services such as radon testing, drone inspections, and mold testing in Reno, NV, and the surrounding areas.

Source: “Commercial, Industrial & Institutional Infrared Inspection Services.” Web article. NACBI. National Association of Commercial Building Inspectors & Thermographers. Web. 25 Jul. 2022.