Valuable Resources On Earthquake Retrofitting of Homes
Each of these documents contains technical and engineering information that tell you how to retrofit a house. We use this information in our own designs and installations. These topics are also explored on the website and in the videos. To find this additional information just type in a search term in the search box at the upper right of any webpage.
SEISMIC RETROFIT GUIDELINES
FEMA DR-4193-RA2 Earthquake Strengthening of Cripple Walls in Wood Frame Buildings.
International Existing Building Code Appendix Chapter A3
Los Angeles Standard Plan Number 1
Seattle’s Retrofit Guidelines
Portaland’s Retrofit Guidelines
NER-272 2004 Edition before it became ESR 1539
American Plywood Association Publications