Tag Archives: earthquake retrofit

November 2011 Update

I have been spending a lot of time underneath my house There is a bunch of new metal holding my house together. Drilling concrete and inserting epoxy seems second nature to me now. Of course, now that I know what … Continue reading

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Let the chaos begin

I’ve started to tear apart my house in order to add the seismic retrofit brackets required by my engineer. I have to open up the walls in order to gain access to the studs. Below is the engineer’s drawing that … Continue reading

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