October 20, 2021

How To Choose The Right Soft Story Retrofit Method for Your Project

There are several different types of soft story retrofit that are being implemented throughout the United States. The most common include: shear walls, steel beam and grade beams, braced frames, moment resisting frames, hollow core slabs, and supplemental truss systems. Shear Walls  A shear wall is a type of structural wall that resists lateral forces…