Tag Archives: seismic 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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Since you asked

Here is the way the the brackets are installed : The engineer specified placement and size of the bracket.  The studs also have to be built up where it is attached. Then the horizontal brackets shown below go in between … Continue reading

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