Concrete is the most widely used building material in the world, and if designed and installed properly it has close to an indefinite lifespan. Concrete is versatile; it will conform to virtually any shape it is placed in, allowing for creativity in design and durability. Its simplicity ends here. Concrete is subject to damage and
In buildings over ten years old, issues such as leaks at windows or plumbing can be one of largest burdens an association or property may face, particularly if no recovery is available against the builder be- cause the statute of limitations has run.