Importance and Legality of Seismic Retrofitting in Los Angeles

California is a seismically active region. And while large earthquakes are rare, they can occur. The massive 8.2 earthquake that shook Mexico last September is an antecedent to keep in mind. It’s a reminder of the importance and legality of seismic retrofitting in Los Angeles. Retrofitting is mandatory for big buildings in the city. This…

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Los Angeles Retrofit and Construction Services

Strengthen Your Home with Los Angeles Retrofit and Construction Services

As a homeowner in Southern California, you are aware of the ever-present dangers life in the area presents. While the beauty of the area and fantastic weather make life wonderful, there is always the potential for a calamity like an earthquake when you live in this part of the country. Preparedness is a key for…

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Soft Story Retrofit

Locating a Soft Story Retrofit Company in Los Angeles

Recent changes in the building ordinances in the city of Los Angeles can affect you as the owner of an apartment building, office building or residential property. Buildings that are noted as “soft story,” indicating that they have areas of habitable rooms above an area such as a porch, a garage or a carport that…

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Commercial Contractor in Los Angeles

Commercial Retrofitting

Tilt-Up Earthquake Retrofitting / Unreinforced Masonry Buildings / Office Building Retrofitting/ Retrofitting Construction Company 1- Apartment Building Soft Story The 1994 Northridge earthquake left many apartment complexes collapsed at the soft story portion. LARC Retrofitting Systems specializes in soft story reinforcement and can strengthen any multifamily apartment complex so that when the Big One strikes, your…

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