With 100% Certainty!

We’ve all heard the famous quote “Nothing is certain except for death and taxes”, often attributed to Benjamin Franklin. But we all know there are a few more certainties in life. Gravity, the sun rising every morning, and because the sun rises each morning and time marches forward in an unrelenting manner, deterioration is also inevitable. So why do so many boards, charged with maintaining the common areas of their association, fail to adequately prepare for the inevitable deterioration of the common areas?