Guardian Building

5-year City of Detroit inspection

Location: Detroit, MI
Project Type: Maintenance & Repairs

About this Project

The Guardian Building is one of the oldest, most iconic, and most beautiful buildings in Detroit. The ornate façade is comprised of over ninety (90) different types and colors of masonry materials, including terracotta, brick and limestone. Our team was selected to perform the mandatory five-year City of Detroit inspection on the façade (in accordance with the Detroit Façade Ordinance, Section 9-1-35). This ordinance requires a full inspection, meaning that the building was safely and carefully rigged and our skilled trades-people inspected each level of the building for any fall hazards or failed components. All conditions were documented and photographed for the Owner’s reference. A full report was then completed and submitted to the City.

RAM has performed dozens of similar inspections – while some were mandated by City ordinance, others were requested by building owners and managers seeking recommendations for repairs.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Contact Us

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800-875-3800

Corporate Headquarters

13800 Eckles Road, Livonia, Michigan 48150
Phone: 734-464-3800
Fax: 734-464-1766

Michigan

Grand Rapids:
4592 40th Street SE, Kentwood, Michigan 49512
Phone: 616-957-3679
Fax: 616-957-7778

Detroit:
719 Griswold St, Suite 250, Detroit, MI 48226
Phone: 313-965-6750
Fax: 313-965-6743

Minnesota

Minneapolis:
9937 Goodhue Street NE, Blaine, Minnesota 55449
Phone: 763-792-6713
Fax: 763-792-6601

Ohio

Cincinnati:
4710 Ashley Drive, West Chester, Ohio 45011
Phone: 513-297-1857
Fax: 513-671-0931

Cleveland:
100 Corporation Center Bldg #4, Broadview Hts., Ohio 44147
Phone: 440-740-0100
Fax: 440-740-0901

Toledo:
27 Broadway Street, Suite 100B, Toledo, OH 43604
Phone: 419-593-0031