HOMEOWNER LEARNING CENTER
Learn how civil and structural engineers can help you accomplish the goals you have for your property. Gain a better understanding of why you need a qualified professional engineer for certain projects, and how engineering works.
Whether you’ve lived in your home for many years or you are preparing to purchase a property, it is important to understand that the safety and longevity of your structure are dependent on a healthy foundation. The foundation’s job is pretty simple. A...read more
No homeowner is happy to learn that their property may have a foundation problem. If you see warning signs that your foundation may be in trouble, it is important to have your home professionally evaluated. It may turn out that the signs you are seeing...read more
Soft soil is the most common reason homes in the Pacific Northwest suffer foundation settlement. If the weight of a house is too great for the soft soil it rests upon, the house may begin to sink. This process can take a matter months, years or even...read more
For many homeowners, embarking on a foundation repair project seems like a scary and intimidating process. After all, the foundation is the most important structural element of the home. Its failure can disrupt the structure and everything inside it....read more