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Plumbing Inspections of Buildings

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When inspecting a building’s plumbing, including the sewer, drain and clean out, a video inspection may be recommended because of the age of the building or the following factors: If the building has cast iron DWV (Drain Waste Vent) piping If there has been or is a restaurant tenant. (Restaurant floor cleaning uses harsh chemicals… Read more »

Roof Drainage for Commercial Buildings

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Commercial buildings most commonly have low slope roofs at 2 percent slope minimum with parapet walls on all edges. These types of roof structures rely on piped roof drains. A primary drain and secondary drain are required. The secondary drain is higher than the primary drain. If the primary drain gets plugged then the secondary… Read more »

Welcome to Our Blog

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Welcome to the blog for CapCity Building Inspection. We are proud to serve the greater Sacramento area with professional home and commercial building inspections. With more than 35 years of experience in the construction industry, we can handle any type of residential or commercial inspection you need done. We will work with your schedule, offering… Read more »