May is National Deck Safety Month® and your spring maintenance checklist should include a thorough inspection of your deck and railings. It’s important to check their safety before the outdoor entertainment season begins with family gatherings and neighborhood barbecues taking place on your deck. Here are a few items to consider as you check your deck:….
Building Maintenance Check List
A Proactive Approach is Best If you are responsible for your condo or HOA’s physical condition, this is no time to relax. Planning now can pay big dividends in being able to hire a repair contractor before the spring/summer crunch arrives. With that in mind, the following list can provide a guide to issues….
2022 Top Ten Affiliate Offices
Criterium-Schimnowski Engineers has received recognition as one of the 2022 Top Ten Affiliate Offices! Criterium-Jansen Engineers (Toronto, Canada) Criterium-Lalancette & Dudka Engineers (Rutland, Vermont) Criterium-Schimnowski Engineers (Minneapolis, Minnesota) Criterium-Kessler Engineers (Phoenix, Arizona) Criterium-Dudka Engineers (Hopkinton, Massachusetts) Criterium-Liszkay Engineers (Columbus, Ohio) Criterium-Dotson Engineers (Dallas, Texas) Criterium-Hardy Engineers (St. Louis, Missouri) Criterium-Cona Engineers (Greenwood Village, Colorado) Criterium-McCafferty Engineers (Colorado Springs, Colorado) Criterium-Schimnowski Engineers is….
2022 Criterium Engineers Enterprise Award
Criterium-Schimnowski Engineers are recipients of the 2022 Enterprise Award. This award recognizes 25% or more growth in the span of one year. Criterium-Schimnowski Engineers achieved 39% growth between July 2021 through July 2022. The award was presented by David Leopold, Criterium Engineers President, during closing ceremonies for the multiday 2022 Criterium Engineers Conference, a virtual….
Which Type of CRE Building Inspection Do You Need?
Commercial Building Inspection (CBI) or Property Condition Assessment (PCA) Large corporations, real estate investment trusts, and individual investors purchase commercial real estate (CRE). As part of the pre-purchase due diligence process—often required by lenders—Criterium-Schimnowski Engineers offers two key types of commercial building pre-purchase inspections to guide our clients through that process. Not only are these….
2021 Criterium Engineers Affiliate Office of the Year
Paul and Melissa Schimnowski of Criterium-Schimnowski Engineers are recipients of the Criterium Engineers Affiliate Office of the Year award for 2021, as well as recognition for 10 years of service as part of the Criterium Engineers organization. The prestigious award was presented by David Leopold, Criterium Engineers President, during closing ceremonies for the multiday 2021 Criterium Engineers Conference,….
Criterium-Schimnowski Engineers Earns 2020 Angie’s List Super Service Award
Award reflects company’s consistently high level of customer service St. Paul, MN Jan 25, 2021 – Criterium-Schimnowski Engineers is proud to announce that it has earned the home service industry’s coveted Angie’s List Super Service Award (SSA). This award honors service professionals who have maintained exceptional service ratings and reviews on Angie’s List in 2020…..
Our Two Passions: Buildings and Clients
At Criterium-Schimnowski Engineers, we have two passions: analyzing buildings and serving our clients. We use our technical knowledge and experience with buildings to solve problems for our clients. Our licensed, Professional Engineers and other professionals engage directly with our clients as well as with their buildings. Client contact is an essential part of our practice, and it….
Does your home make strange sounds?
While everyone hears strange noises in their homes, rest assured they might not all be in your head! If you hear footsteps, we can’t help with that! If you hear a strange buzzing noise, perhaps caused by insects or a busy pet. We can’t help with these either! However, if you hear snapping or popping sounds,….
History of Criterium Engineers’ Name
A company’s name can reveal a lot about the values and interests of a company or its owner, or—in this case—both. Criterium Engineers’ founder’s passion for biking is part of the history for the basis of our Criterium name. In the 1980s, H. Alan Mooney, P.E., an avid cyclist—then and today—was working with an ad agency….