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Los Angeles Soft Story Retrofit Companies Can Increase A Buildings Value

Since the Soft Story Retrofit Program began in 2015, property owners have obsessed over what they consider to be unnecessary costs. What few fail to …

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Los Angeles Soft Story Retrofit Companies: Santa Monica Simplifies the Retrofit Process

When Santa Monica rolled out its Mandatory Seismic Retrofit Program, it became the most intensive retrofit program in the country. They had over 2,000 buildings …

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Los Angeles Soft Story Retrofit Companies: Retrofitting is Not an Option it’s the Law

Residents of Los Angeles live in the area for many reasons. For some, it’s the sunny weather almost all year long. Others love the abundance …

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Los Angeles Soft Story Retrofit Companies: Determining the Cost for Your Retrofit

When Los Angeles announced its new soft-story retrofit program, property owners everywhere groaned in frustration. Most of them were upset about the unnecessary cost coming …

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Los Angeles Soft Story Retrofit Companies: Designing Safer Structures Throughout the City

While it may seem that earthquakes are happening more frequently, they are actually a pretty common occurrence. What is uncommon is the strength of the …

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Retrofit Contractors: Non-Ductile Concrete Retrofit Program

Non-ductile concrete buildings are considered to be the most dangerous structures during an earthquake. When Los Angeles introduced its mandatory seismic retrofit program, many non-ductile …

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Soft Story Retrofit Contractors Los Angeles: How Vulnerable is Your Apartment Building

Apartment owners come in all sizes and shapes, just like the complexes they own. Some owners bought their property as an investment while others may …

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Retrofitting Contractors: A Cheap Deal Is Not A Good Deal

With the deadline almost here, retrofitting contractors are practically crawling out of the woodwork in Los Angeles. The seismic ordinances were passed in 2015, and …

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Los Angeles Seismic Retrofit: How Close to a Fault Line is My Building

When LA’s city officials were compiling their list of at-risk buildings for the Los Angeles Seismic Retrofit program, they found over 13,000 apartment buildings that …

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Filling Out The THP For Your Soft-Story Retrofit Los Angeles

Completing a soft-story retrofit in Los Angeles is a complicated process. A number of steps have to be taken to keep the project moving forward. …

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