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What Is Construction Planning?

Construction planning is a vital step in maintaining multi-family properties and communities. It provides an outline for the project and sets the guidelines to ensure its success.


The Importance of SB 326 for Ensuring Safe Balcony Construction in California

In 2016, numerous people were hurt or died when a balcony from an apartment building sheared off. Using composite wood rather than pneumatically treated wood and letting the balcony get wet before enclosing it resulted in lawsuits against the building contractors.


How Often Do Buildings Have to Be Inspected in California?

Many California buildings, especially in San Francisco, are over 50 years old. Because of this, owners must be vigilant to ensure their buildings are maintained.


What Does Construction Management Include?

If you plan to undertake a project, you must assemble the right team. You can have all the best intentions and financial muscle, but it can still go wrong. Many undertake projects that waste time and money because of such factors as poor personnel selection. If you are not a professional in the construction industry, hiring someone who is should be your priority. 


What You Need to Know About the SB 326 Balcony Bill 

The Senate Bill 326 Balcony Bill is from August 30, 2019. It is the result of a tragedy in 2015 involving young adults at a birthday party when the balcony structure they were on collapsed, killing five and injuring seven. One of the seven also died later from injuries.


In this month's newsletter, we're giving tips to Community Managers and Boards on how to navigate through the complex process of project planning and construction. Our goal is to instill confidence within your board to make informed decisions regarding the repair needs of your community.


Scope development is one of the most important pieces when it comes to starting a project. When you hire AD Magellan Construction Planning and Management for Scope Developement & Bid Facilitation we provide a clear concise scope of work to the bidders


Did you know that all residential buildings that contain a minimum of 4 total dwelling units need to be tested for asbestos before starting any interior or exterior work?


Why Hire a Construction Manager

Big projects don’t have to be a big headache. Hiring an experienced construction manager will allow you to tackle everything else on your to do list while your project is completed on time and on budget. In addition to cost and time, there are several other benefits to hiring a construction manager.


A single roof leak can cause an average of $15,000 in repairs alone, not to mention possible displacement or loss of rental income. Regular preventative maintenance will have a major impact on the long-term performance of your roofing system.


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