Pavement Rehabilitation


Apr 06, 2022 , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment

Resurfacing a flexible (asphalt) pavement is an expensive undertaking that becomes necessary when the pavement reaches the end of its useful life. There are methods to rehabilitate the pavement, which can extend the useful life as well as have a major effect on the aesthetics of the pavement. Extending the life of the pavement means […]

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How LiDAR is Helping WEC Engineer Better Solutions


Apr 04, 2022 , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment

Technology has been advancing rapidly in the 21st century specifically in the areas of data capture and digital imaging. Gone are the days of tape measures as we’re seeing the advent of measuring systems like Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR). In the time an engineer would take to measure a room, camera systems like the […]

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Is Your Association Eligible for $1,000,000?


Jun 19, 2019 , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment

CertainTeed Class Action Fiber Cement Siding Settlement:  Is Your Association Eligible for $1,000,000?   Are any communities you manage experiencing issues with CertainTeed fiber cement siding installed prior to September 30, 2013?  If so, you may be eligible for a settlement.  A class action lawsuit was filed against CertainTeed and settled for $103.9 million, with […]

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De-Icing Agents: Which Products are Best?


Jan 24, 2019 , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment

De-Icing Agents De-Icing Agents: What Product is Best for You?   We are often asked about de-icing and what is recommended. There are several products to consider when choosing de-icing agents, Sodium Chloride, Calcium Chloride, Magnesium Chloride, and Acetates are just a few. When addressing which product to use, attention needs to be given to […]

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5 Things Every Property Manager Should Wish for this Holiday Season


Dec 18, 2018 , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment

Mark discusses 5 things every manager should hope for this frigid season. Dry Warm Accident Free Good Drainage Well Insulated, Well Ventilated Attic

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Why Update Your Reserve Study?


Oct 23, 2018 , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment

The condition of the property elements on which the reserve study is based change. The association’s financial situation and reserve fund balance change. Board members and property managers change. The condition of the property elements are always changing whether anyone likes it or not. Read our white paper below authored by Matt Hass on why […]

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WEC and Inside-Out Team Up for Moisture Investigation Seminar


Oct 22, 2018 , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment

Join us Thursday, Nov. 15th from 1:45 – 3:45 at Nichols Library in Naperville. We’re teaming up with Inside-Out to provide an hour and a half presentation on all the steps from identifying common areas of moisture intrusion to the proper repair protocols.

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