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Skylight Inspection | Long Island/Huntington

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An onsite skylight survey and inspection was made on 10/19/2017 by Skylight Specialists, Inc. Represented by Josh Hannon.

1. Skylight Manufacturer: Unknown

One (1) 40’ x 65’ (nominal) glass, curb mount, original skylight.

  • Glazing: Glass, heat strengthened over tempered, clear, dual glazed, fall protected.
  • Structure: Adequate spacing and size structural aluminum frame.
  • Anchors: Adequate anchor size and count around perimeter.
  • Curbs: Adequate height.
  • Flashing: Metal flashing; adequate in condition. No signs of leaking and no complaints of leaking.
  • Rating: (1-10 scale) 6
  • Expected Life Span: 3-5 years.
  • Evaluation: Remove horizontal capping to butt-joint and wet-seal.

2. Skylight Manufacturer: Unknown

One (1) 30’ x 50’ (nominal) glass, dome, curb mount, original skylight.

  • Glazing: Glass, heat strengthened over tempered, clear, dual glazed, fall protected.
  • Structure: Adequate spacing and size structural aluminum frame.
  • Anchors: Adequate anchor size and count around perimeter.
  • Curbs: Adequate height.
  • Flashing: Evident leaking caused by flashing issue. As of 10/16/17 the issue was being addressed by another company.
  • Rating: (1-10 scale) 6
  • Expected Life Span: 1-3 years.
  • Evaluation: Remove horizontal capping to butt-joint and wetseal.
  1. All of the skylights on this building are in acceptable condition outside of flashing leak on skylight #2. This should be monitored once the current work is completed to confirm the leakage has stopped.

Five Year Plan:

  1. Priority 1 – Immediate (must be done; leaks, life safety etc.).
    1. Do not let any personnel or visitors access to the roof without proper fall protection training and equipment.
  2. Priority 2 – Short Term (should be done within the next year or two).
    1. Maintenance on both skylights with above listed recommendations.
  3. Priority 3 – Long term (within 5 years or more).
    1. Re-inspect every five years.

Inspection/Certification Nationwide — It all starts with a simple phone call.
1-866-759-7732

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