William Kibbel has over a quarter of a century of experience analyzing old
buildings and extensive knowledge of their structures and systems. He has
evaluated or been retained as a consultant on thousands of buildings between
100 and 350 years old. Bill has served on the board of directors for 2 historic
sites and has been a consultant to public historic sites and private building
owners in several States. He has also been contracted on several occasions by
municipal building officials, architects, engineers and contractors to advise
on unique historic building issues.
|Bill is also the current Director of the
Inspectors Association, an organization of experienced building inspectors
that have specific experience evaluating historic properties, have an
understanding of preservation standards and encourage preserving historic
Bill has written articles and columns for national and regional publications
about historic building restoration and maintenance and is a frequent speaker
at educational seminars for historic building professionals.
In earlier years, Bill was a construction manager involved with some high value
historic building restorations, reproductions and worked hands-on with early
building tools and techniques.