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At Wharry Engineering, we strive to stay current with developments in structural engineering, architectural design, roof restoration and construction project management. As we aim to provide an all-encompassing range of architectural services with an uncompromising focus on quality, we are required to stay abreast of new methods, tools and approaches. To follow along with us and learn more about the industry, be sure to check here frequently for the latest articles and press releases.

Ensure the Success of Your Building Project with Top-Quality Architectural Services

Architectural Services
12/21/2020

When starting a new building project, it’s common to think everything will go according to plan. It’s easy to assume that there won’t be any hiccups or complications. But, in reality, every project comes with its fair share of difficulties. Because of this, it’s important to utilize all of the tools at your disposal, including a trusted, quality provider of architectural services. Working with an architect can ensure that you successfully navigate the complexities of your project, from zoning laws and building codes to building design and contractor management.

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Make a Resolution to Schedule a Professional Roof Inspection This Year

Roof Inspection
11/23/2020

Given the current situation, it’s extremely easy to lose track of time and forget that we’re nearly a month away from the New Year. And, with the turn of the calendar, individuals – and businesses – across the country are making resolutions. This year, why not make a resolution that will benefit your business for years to come? A resolution that will keep your products – and your employees – safe? And, most importantly, a resolution that stands to save you money and heartache?

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Leverage the Power of a Professional Architect to Save Money

Professional Architect
10/26/2020

If you’re starting a new construction project, you may already know the benefits of working with a professional architect. With the ability to help with code compliance, contractor selection, material choices, and more, an architect can act as a trusted partner. They can work with you throughout the life of your project to ensure that everything stays on track: that your schedule is adhered to, that your quality standards are being met, and that your budget is being respected. As a member of your team, they are invaluable and almost always guaranteed to save you time, money, and – above all else – hassle. In today’s post, we’re going to look at little closer at why you should consider bringing an architect onto your project.

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Protect Your Roof — and Your Property — with Roof Maintenance

Roof Maintenance
8/25/2020

As a way to protect your roof, safeguard your property, and keep your building’s contents safe, roof maintenance is a surefire solution. Even if you haven’t noticed signs of damage, regular inspections and maintenance can reduce wear and tear on your roof, leading to a longer lifespan and — by extension — reduced costs for repairs and replacements. But, if you have noticed damage, now is the time to act! Whether you’re experiencing leaks, have noticed shingles curling, or have seen other signs of damage, you’ll want to call a professional quickly, as these minor issues can quickly become costly, major problems.

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Understanding the Importance of a Professional Roof Inspection

Roof Inspection
7/21/2020

When it comes to protecting your home from the elements, your roof is the first line of defense. Keeping moisture, debris, and other environmental factors outside where they belong, it is constantly tested, constantly battered, and constantly put under stress. Because of this, having regular roof inspections performed is essential. While a lot of roof damage can be seen by the naked eye, there are countless issues that can arise that the layman wouldn’t be able to diagnose.

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How a Management Plan Can Simplify Your Roof’s Maintenance and Deliver Peace of Mind

roof management
6/24/2020

For many building owners, especially those that own multiple commercial properties, handling the day-to-day logistics of roof management is not an ideal use of their time. Nevertheless, ensuring your roof's integrity and budgeting for upcoming costs is an essential part of maintaining your building and, more importantly, safeguarding the contents that it houses. Thankfully, comprehensive roof management plans from Wharry Engineering can help to simplify roof maintenance, reduce costs and build confidence. In this post, we're going to look at what you stand to gain by implementing a thorough, long-term roof management plan.

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Be Confident in Your Roof’s Longevity with Professional Roof Inspections and Management

Roof Inspection
5/26/2020

If you’re harboring concerns about your roofs longevity, you owe it to yourself to work with a company experienced in providing professional, accurate roof inspections and ongoing roof maintenance. Your roof’s job is to protect the contents of your building. It’s goal is to keep you, your products, your employees, and your equipment safe. But, without care and attention, its ability to perform this job can be compromised. Cracks, leaks, and unseen damage can slowly erode your roof, limiting its ability to keep moisture out.

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An In-Depth Look at Wharry Engineering’s Structural Engineering Capabilities

Structural Engineering
4/22/2020

When you’re in the market for a structural engineer, you should be looking for an experienced, capable, and proven company that can rise to the challenges of your project. Whether you’re embarking on a small, residential project or you have a massive retrofit project planned, our team can work with you to achieve the results that you need. With the ability to assist at every stage of the project, we don’t just ensure that you get off on the right foot, we make certain that you follow a path that leads to successful completion.

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Planning a New Building? Consult with the Most Trusted Battle Creek Structural Engineer

Battle Creek Structural Engineer
2/24/2020

As one of the most diverse Battle Creek structural engineers, Wharry Engineering has built a reputation for offering a wide range of services. From roof consulting and architecture to third-party observation and building restoration, we work constantly to deliver the services that our clients need. Whether you’re planning to build a small residential building or a massive commercial structure, you can be confident that our team has the experience, knowhow, and capability to meet – and exceed – your expectations. In today’s post, we’re going to take a look at three reasons why you should work with us when planning a new building.

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Ensure Your Building's Health with Roof Maintenance from Wharry Engineering

Roof Maintenance
1/25/2020

Most home and business owners aim to get the most out of their buildings. They want them to be comfortable, free of leaks, low maintenance, and – most of all – secure. When something goes awry, it almost always comes as a shock. Whether it’s moisture in an attic space, heat-sapping drafts, or missing shingles, the question always comes up: What could I have done? Well, today we have the answer for you: roof maintenance! As a way to identify and address minor issues before they snowball into major problems, there’s no better way to ensure – and maintain – the health of your property.

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