JulianConstruction.com: Why is House Bolting So Important?

LOS ANGELES, CA: Julian Construction, Inc., (http://www.julianconstruction.com), a foundation repair and construction company in Los Angeles, explains why house bolting is so important in Southern California. House Bolting is the process of attaching a house to its concrete foundation using foundation plates and anchor bolts. The San Andreas Fault Line […] Read more »

JulianConstruction.com: What Type of Retaining Wall Do You Need?

Julian Construction, Inc., (http://www.julianconstruction.com), a foundation repair and construction company in Los Angeles, lists 4 of the most commonly used retaining walls and explains when they are used and why. The following are five of the most common types of retaining walls used for residential landscaping: Gravity Retaining Walls Cantilever […] Read more »

JulianConstruction.com: Informs California Residents of Quake-Proofing Grants

Julian Construction, Inc., (http://www.julianconstruction.com), a foundation repair and construction company in Los Angeles, is letting California residents know about government grants that may be available to them to help them retrofit their homes to safeguard against earthquake damage. A 6.0 earthquake struck Napa, California on August 24th, 2014. The quake […] Read more »

Foundation Cracks

by Julian De La Torre Over time, a building’s foundation will naturally settle (move downward) into the soil underneath it. Too much settlement can cause foundation problems such as cracking. When cracking occurs from settlement, it can weaken the building’s structure. Settlement causes different types of foundation cracks, including vertical, […] Read more »