Alpha Structural Inc. handles foundation and hillside repairs from small simple repairs to very large and complex projects. Alpha Structural Inc. has been in business almost 20 years and has done thousands of foundation and hillside repairs of residential properties. We are the recognized leader in the engineering and building of foundation and hillside repair projects -all done in-house!
For over 25 years, McGrath Contracting Inc. has protected and secured thousands of homes and hillsides in the greater Los Angeles area. It’s no wonder why dozens of the real estate agents listed on The Wall Street Journal and REAL Trends Inc. 2014 Top 1,000 Real Estate Professionals recommend McGrath Contracting Inc. to their clients.
CAL-QUAKE Construction, Inc. has specialized in earthquake retrofitting in the California for over 28 years. As a result of requests from several engineers; we began retrofitting commercial and residential properties for earthquake preparedness. At that time, in order to have an easily remembered name, and a name that highlighted our specialty and expertise; we created CAL-QUAKE Construction, Inc. We partnered with the Structural Engineers Association (SEA). The (SEA) had been commissioned by the City of Los Angeles to create standards for retrofitting. Since that time, CAL-QUAKE Construction, Inc. has retrofitted and/or done correctional foundation work on over 9,000 properties throughout California.
We provide site inspections including the crawl-space areas under your house to identify drainage issues and offer you our best advice for solution. This inspection is followed up with a written report/proposal emailed to you with a line-item list of the work we recommend. We also provide all of the labor and materials to complete all of the work we propose. Our specialized work includes but is not limited to the following: corrective grading in landscaping areas and yards to control water runoff, installation of foundation waterproofing, installation of French drains, concrete swales, trench drains, yard drains, sump pumps, rain water catch basins, rain gutters and rain gutter downspout connectors, installation of 4″ drain pipe to connect all of the above listed drains to the street.
We pride ourselves on our ability to perform a detailed specialty inspection of a foundation system. We bring the judgment needed to formulate honest, accurate repair prescriptions that eliminate the “worst offenses” or problems of an existing foundation system with the intent of extending its overall useful life, if at all possible, and of course, protecting the home.
When we come out to see you, we bring models, graphs, photos and visual aids to make it very easy for you to understand what YOUR home needs. We will not sell you more than you need, and we have payment plans to suit anyone.