Located in the beautiful valley of San Fernando, this city was given the title “First City of the Valley” in 1874, for becoming the first structured society in the valley. It is surrounded by the city of Los Angeles from all sides. San Fernando managed to grow as an independent city due to its rich groundwater reserves.
Once famous for its ranching activities and flourishing agriculture, it is now a bustling hub of trade and commerce. It boasts of an alert city government, accessible city services, lesser business excise than surrounding cities and no utility tax
San Fernando Facts
Zip Codes: 91340, 91341, 91342, 91344-91346 Area Codes: 818 Population: 25,145 County: Los Angeles State: California
History and Probability of Earthquakes
The USGS research and studies have found out that there is a 97.178% likelihood of a major earthquake of a scale of 5.0 within 31 miles of San Fernando, California by 2060. The most recent and powerful one was within 100 miles of the city at a magnitude of a whopping 6.7 in 1994.
Several minor tremors ranging from 2.1-4.1 on the seismic scale were felt within 100 miles of San Fernando in the first halt of January 2012 itself. This city sits on a center of seismic activities,
Earthquake Retrofitting and Foundation Repair
If your house is located in the San Fernando area of high-probability of earthquakes, the wisest step would be to get the foundation of your household, building or commercial property earthquake-resistant.
Earthquake retrofitting has gained a lot of momentum in the recent past as a result of major quakes in Haiti, Japan and New Zealand, which shook the entire world. CXC specializes in analyzing the strength of the foundation of your building and suggests the most appropriate foundation repair solution. Any missing or weak aspects in the foundation are checked and repaired.
A proficiently executed earthquake retrofit will impart your building the strength to withstand tremors and ensure the safety and security of your family, business and society on the whole.
Will and his company did an outstanding job retrofitting my 6 apartment buildings. I had several other companies bid this project but was won over by his knowledge and honesty. He listened to what i was concerned about, assured me he would he take care of everything and did everything he said he was going to do…and then some. I highly recommend him.
- Vlad R.
I want to thank Will and Isaias for assisting me on a special project I needed done at my house. Isaias came early and did exactly what I needed and asked for and for a reasonable price.I can’t thank you guys enough.
- Jessica D.
Will is honest and ethical which is a lot more than can be said about a lot of people in his business. All in all, just a pleasure to do business with.
- Reuben Z.
Excellent Project Manager and crew. Very professional and knowledgeable. They even did a little extra work at no charge that was not part of the contract! You will be making an excellent choice if you hire this contractor for your earthquake foundation repair.