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• Document the process...talkign with homeowners, etc.
• Following Inspection

Architectural Evidence: Studying the Fabric of the Historic Building

Conducting the Architectural Investigation

Architectural investigation can range from a simple one-hour walk-through to a month-long or even multi-year project — and varies from looking at surfaces to professional sub-surface examination and laboratory work.

All projects should begin with the simplest, non-destructive processes and proceed as necessary. The sequence of investigation starts with reconnaissance and progresses to surface examination and mapping, sub-surface non-destructive testing, and various degrees of sub-surface destructive testing.