Day’s Inn Hotel, Forensic Evaluation
Structural assessment of an existing 36 room motel including providing visual observations, recommendations, and repairs to restore the structural integrity of building areas observed to its original condition. Specific areas of concern were the exterior balconies, stairs, and building foundations. Among other issues, there was major deterioration of beams supporting the first and second elevated levels and the columns supporting the second level. Recommended shoring the existing beams immediately to insure no structural failure occurred prior to new beams and columns are installed.