California Soft Story Seismic Retrofit
Cities in California are starting to require seismic retrofit of soft story buildings, as we prepare for the next big earthquake. Our firm is experienced with working on soft story retrofit projects. Let us design your retrofit and help you navigate the process of permitting, financing, design and construction.
Let Us Design and Facilitate Your Soft Story Seismic Retrofit
What Is A Soft Story Building?
Soft story buildings (also known as weak story or open front buildings) are multi-story structures that usually have open parking or commercial space on the ground floor, with housing above. These building are very vulnerable to damage and collapse in an earthquake.
What Can We Do For You?
Our team will work with you to retrofit your building, and at the same time take steps to make your building more functional and attractive. By hiring us now you may be able to avoid City fines, as we prepare your building for the coming earthquake, and upgrade your facilities. We are at your disposal. Give us a call or message, at your convenience
Is A Retrofit Required For My Building?
If your building is on a list for mandatory retrofit, you should have received a notification from your City Building Department. We have inventories of all properties in California which are listed for mandatory seismic retrofit, so give us a call and we can confirm the status of your building.