XL Services is in the business of problem solving.
Areas of Expertise
With over 40 years experience at the nexus of construction and insurance XL Services has inspected and reported on thousands of cases. We are the experts you need for resolving construction defect, slip-and-fall, personal injury, real estate disclosure, maintenance vs. sudden 'event' and single to multi-trade property damage, building code violations, ADA and OSHA compliance, water intrusion and mold and many other construction related disputes.
Expert testimony given in hundreds of depositions, mediations, insurance appraisals and courtrooms has resulted in a highly respected reputation and reliance on the construction and personal injury opinions offered by our expert. Consulting services include, but are not limited to; serving as owner’s representative during construction; advising on habitability and safety issues and so much more.
We inspect, investigate and report on all kinds of problems in new structures and existing buildings. From suspected water leaks, to job site and premises accidents; from course of construction owner’s representation to documentation of construction defect and real estate disclosure issues, we determine the cause, origin, duration and cost of repair.
Every homeowner policy and many commercial policies carry a standard Appraisal provision. Insurance Appraisal is a specific form of Arbitration. Gidon R. Vardi, Ph.D a leader in the insurance appraisal industry, is a uniquely experienced appraisal panel member, serving as the Appraiser Appointed by the Insured, the Appraiser Appointed by the Insurer, or the Umpire resolving in innumerable insurance claim disputes.
From the smallest of meeting rooms to grand halls, XL Services has been involved in various projects and claims that concern large gathering venues. Our investigative services include construction defects,... Read more
Since 1976 Gidon R. Vardi, Ph.D and XL Services staff of experts have been involved in the unique area of hotel construction forensics, consulting, repair and reconstruction throughout California including... Read more
Over the past 40 years Gidon R. Vardi, Ph.D and XL Services have consulted, investigated, and managed construction on scores of food service locations including restaurants, wholesale food processing, bakery, ... Read more
XL Services has been consulting on hundreds of residential projects from custom ground up structures to determining the cause, origin, duration, and cost of repair estimate of a multitude of... Read more
Most consultants would turn around and run away from this complex roofing project, not us. With nearly 1,000 penetrations, roofing leaks galore, and an occupied building requiring all 120 air... Read more
This 120 unit residential building was only two years old when the exterior envelope began to leak like a sieve. Doors, windows, balconies, roof, pool deck, subterranean garage and exterior... Read more
Thank you for visiting XL Services today. Our website is here to provide you with a general overview of our services. We recognize that each of our clients presents a unique challenge and set of circumstances. We encourage you to contact us with your questions.
Our Mission is to dependably craft resolution from chaos; to consistently introduce calm and reason where others are frantic; and to bring resolution and life back into our clients lives through expert knowledge, investigative and problem solving skills, time and cost efficiency, compassion, attention, listening and serving.
Our Vision is to exemplify excellence as construction forensics experts.
We Pledge to always exhibit uncompromising, unbiased integrity; to care for each client as if he or she were family; to be courteous, considerate and prompt in our behavior and actions; to be thorough, to explain unfamiliar technical methods and terms, to dig deeper, to produce honest and accurate results for our clients; and to meet or beat all deadlines at a fair price.