Over the years, I've inspected numerous dwellings in Costa Rica that had no protective flashing installed in conjunction with the roofing system and other buildings where flashing had been installed, … [Read more...] about Are the Gutters, Downspouts and Flashing on your Casa Adequate?
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Costa Rica Law 7600, Equal Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities, became effective on May 29, 1996, and like some laws and regulations in Costa Rica that affect businesses, the enforcement of … [Read more...] about How Law 7600 Affects Construction of Public & Private Facilities
I have been conducting home inspections in Costa Rica since 1993 and I frequently encounter evidence of bats. Some folks are looking for solutions to eliminate the bats, because they scurry around in … [Read more...] about Costa Rican Bats and How To Control Them
In meteorology, a tropical cyclone, disturbance, depression, storm, typhoon, or hurricane, depending on strength and location are types of low pressure systems which generally form in the … [Read more...] about Hurricanes Rarely Strike Costa Rica
In order to encourage the purchase and use of electric vehicles and favor the new National Decarbonization Plan, on February 27, 2019, Costa Rica's Environment Minister announced that the government … [Read more...] about Costa Rica’s Hybrid-Electric Vehicle Law