Stuck At Home? Get Your Property Inspected for Earthquake Retrofitting Today

Posted May 8, 2020, under Blog

The COVID-19 crisis has left many of us working from home. While we have this extra time around the house, now is a great opportunity to make sure your property is seismically-sound with earthquake retrofitting. Southern California has experienced a number of earthquake swarms over …

Continue Reading

Newport-Inglewood Fault Zone Produces 3.7 Magnitude Earthquake

Posted April 23, 2020, under Blog

Angelinos were awakened by a 3.7 magnitude earthquake early Tuesday morning. The temblor, which occurred on the Newport-Inglewood fault zone, struck just after midnight in South Los Angeles, with shaking felt across Los Angeles county. The quake was felt most strongly in the South L.A., …

Continue Reading

Everything to Know About Cripple Wall Retrofits

Posted April 22, 2020, under Blog

There are many different types of seismic retrofits and additions. One of the most common forms of seismic reinforcements are cripple wall retrofits. Many older homes, located throughout Los Angeles and Southern California, have a cripple wall. The cripple wall is located below the floor …

Continue Reading

Earthquake Series Strikes Near Mammoth Lakes

Posted April 14, 2020, under Blog

Over the weekend, an earthquake series rattled the Mammoth Lakes area. The largest in the swarm was a 5.2 temblor, which struck at 7:30 AM on Saturday, located 30 miles north east of Mammoth Lakes. The same area was hit with a 4.6 aftershock around 9:22 AM …

Continue Reading

Earthquake Swarm Rattles Riverside County

Posted April 7, 2020, under Blog

It’s been a shaky few days for residents of Riverside county. A swarm of seven earthquakes occurred throughout Riverside over the weekend, with the shaking felt as far as Los Angeles, Santa Clarita, Hollywood, Hesperia, Corona, and San Diego. The largest of the quakes was …

Continue Reading

What Causes Foundation Failure?

Posted March 26, 2020, under Blog

Like most things in life, foundations degrade over time. There are several reasons why foundation failure can occur, many of which are due to natural elements. Check out some of the most common reasons foundations fail below: Evaporation: When humidity drops, dry temperatures can cause …

Continue Reading

How to Prepare Your Family for Disaster

Posted March 18, 2020, under Blog

Coronavirus has hit our country hard. While it’s easy to panic, it’s more important to strategize and figure out the best way to prepare for all types of disaster. This pandemic has highlighted how dependent people and communities have become on one another, and how …

Continue Reading

San Diego At Greater Risk for Earthquakes Than Before

Posted March 6, 2020, under Blog

A fault line in San Diego that was thought to be inactive … is now believed to pose a much more serious threat to the city. The Rose Canyon fault runs through the heart of San Diego, and is capable of producing a whopping 6.9 …

Continue Reading

Earthquake Brace and Bolt Registration Now Open for 2020

Posted February 24, 2020, under Blog

If you’ve been looking to strengthen your house and make it more resistant to earthquakes, you can now register for the Earthquake Brace and Bolt Program (EBB). Registration for the EBB program will run from February 19, 2020 through March 19, 2020. The EBB program …

Continue Reading

0% Financing Available

Find out how easy we make it to get started.

Read More»

 

See Us on These Sites

Translate »