Frequently 
Asked
Questions

What is commercial demolition?


Commercial Demolitions involves razing/dismantling commercial properties, like offices, factories, hotels and complexes. It usually involves the usage of heavy machinery, like excavators, bulldozers, wrecking balls etc. and also the latest advanced technology to ensure safety and accuracy of demolition work. Commercial Demolition is best to be undertaken by professional commercial demolition contractors like Supreme Demolition.




How much does commercial demolition cost?


In Australis, the national average for commercial demolition is about $4 - $8 per square foot. It is to be noted that as the size of the project increases the average cost tends to decrease. Many other factors also contribute to the cost of commercial demolition such as, permit fees, debris clean up and disposal, building materials whether they are hazardous or non-hazardous materials presence.




Are there certain requirements for commercial demolition?


Certain regulations need to be followed during commercial demolition projects, such as the Clean Air Act states that the National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) regulations. This regulation requires the owner of the property or the licensed demolition operator to notify the state department before the commencement of demolition of a building that might contain hazardous materials like asbestos.




Who can perform commercial demolition?


Under the Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act, any contractor, inspector, supervisor, worker, management planner, or otherwise that works with asbestos-containing building materials in a commercial building must be accredited under a training program as rigorous as the EPA Model Accreditation Plan (MAP). Supreme Demolition is licensed, certified and insured to work on commercial demolition.