Chapter Meeting: Insights from a municipal building inspector, former home inspector, and builder

When:
September 12, 2019 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where:
Truitt & White Conference Room
1817 Second Street
Berkeley
CA 94710
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John Fryer

John Fryer will share what it’s like being a municipal building inspector for a large city, and provide insights that can help when inspecting permitted work. John was a contractor for 20 years and home inspector for 17 years.

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Pre-Meeting – 5:30 to 6:50 pm

Bret Butler, owner of Butler Property Inspections in Napa, will give a presentation on interesting findings from a recent “disaster” house.

Dinner — 6:45 pm

Dinner will be prepared by our caterer extraordinaire, Malika Henderson

This Month: “Mediterranean”

  • Baba Ghanoush with Toasted Pita
  • Turkey & Zucchini Patties w/Sumac Sauce
  • Baked Farro with Tomato
  • Mixed Green Salad with Green Goddess Dressing
  • Almond Cookies

Enjoy dinner and network with your fellow inspectors.

Comment Review  — 6:45 pm

Brian Cogley, Past President, will provide a report writing analysis using member-submitted comments to improve clarity and the principles of Identification, Implication, and Recommendation.

Chapter Business Meeting  — 7:00 to 7:45 pm

Paul Barraza, Chapter President, will lead a short business meeting to cover chapter and ASHI business, committee reports, and upcoming educational opportunities.

Educational Presentation — 7:45 to 9:00 pm

Insights from a municipal building inspector, former home inspector, and builder

Have you wondered what the potential real-life consequences are for the buyer if the addition or remodel was done without approval and permits? Will they have to remove it or tear it down?

“All the work was done with permits and signed off,” you’ve heard it in disbelief as there are several code violations, possibly including new windows that don’t meet egress. What gives?

John Fryer will share what it’s like being a municipal building inspector for a large city, and provide insights that can help when inspecting permitted work. John was a contractor for 20 years and home inspector for 17 years.

Attendees earn one ASHI CE.

Registration and Fees
  • $45 with registration
  • Registrations “at the door” DO NOT INCLUDE DINNER
  • We are unable to accommodate attendees to ‘listen only’.  You must purchase dinner to attend the meeting.

Registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferrable to other dates as we pay for dinner in advance.

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