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Called and left message for inspection. Had a day and time scheduled within 3 days or so. Provided insite and information during the inspection and actually lowered price right there when he was certain not a foundation problem but a tree issue as he didn't need to do survey.
- Claire B.
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did an excellent job for us. We were having problems with water in our basement and, because of multiple issues with the slope and drainage of our house, and some exterior cracks in the brick foundation, our contractor recommended we have
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look at the house and discover exactly what the problem was. He was extremely thorough. He had initially come to discuss foundation problems, but stayed and did a whole-house inspection to discover what, exactly, was causing the cracks in our bathtub tile surround and the ceilings in our dining room/living room combination.
The resulting report was comprehensive and detailed all of the problems he discovered, along with solutions. In many cases, he gave us several options to choose that would take care of the issue.
We are extremely grateful that he took the time to check out all of the issues, not just the foundation cracks we had called to have him look at. We would have gone on to remodel our bathroom, and fix the ceiling issues thinking that a sinking foundation was the cause, only to have them re-crack because of structural beam problems!!
We would definitely recommend him to anyone wishing a thorough home structural/foundation/construction examination and report. He is a joy to work with. We were lucky to find him.
- CLIFTON L.
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I am a 66 year-old woman in escrow for a lovely home precariously perched on a hill above a creek. The generic "home inspection" by another professional raised questions that needed a greater level of expertise. I have no skills or experience in sorting out such issues, and found this foreign content area intimidating. I nervously committed to
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's fee, without really knowing what I was asking for.
Now that it's all over, I can shout IT WAS A BARGAIN!
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did a thorough examination, pinpointed the issues, and provided clear, concise suggestions for correction. I understand it and I know what to do next. AND, the corrections are affordable.
He patiently walked me through the entire process, teaching me a great deal, and increasing my comfort level immeasurably. His knowledge is deep and wide, and he is very easy to work with.
I endorse him without reservation!
- Linda B.
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The evaluation and subsequent report were very high quality. Given that the house was occupied at the time of the structural inspection, the information gleaned was fairly thorough. The inspector was himself a structural engineer and very open in discussing his observations and answering my questions. The inspection took a couple of hours, focusing on the foundation and basement. The basement was unfinished and this provided an opportunity to inspect the floor joists and other structures that tied into the foundation. This is important since if these types of structures are concealed, the inspection is likely to be incomplete, even though other observations may suggest no structural issues are present. The other floors (3 total not including the basement) were also inspected, with extra time devoted to cracks (on walls and tile floors) and disjointed structures (such as window and door frames). Miscellaneous floor sections, steps, and walls were checked for level and plumb. After the full inspection, the engineer discussed his observations and noted some key areas to keep watch on and/or look into repairing. These were also mentioned in the final written report. This final report was provided within a few days of the inspection and signed off on by a PA licensed engineer. Although the report did provide pictures to supplement the text, they did provide higher resolution pictures on request. Overall an excellent experience and it provided me with a good amount of information. I would certainly recommend BE Structural. Anyone buying an older house, it is worth the investment in this inspection (in addition to your regular home inspection).
- Christopher C.
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Very professional.
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was responsive, punctual and detailed. We needed our foundation inspected, as we have one side of our house with brick that has moved inwards. We were afraid of the stability of these bricks and also wanted to know the cause, so it could be fixed. After his inspection, he made a rough drawing and discussed all the details thoroughly with us. He also saved us a lot of money. We were ready to spend a lot of money on having a whole wall of brick removed, each brick cleaned, and then rebrick the wall - not cheap!! His report indicated we were fine and this was not necessary.
- Richard C.
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did a great job. Of course, our job ended up being more complex than we or he thought it would be. We had original plans for the house which showed what should be under the big pillar underground, so
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first gave us a solution based on that. Unfortunately, after we dug down we saw that the pillar was not built on the foundation that the architectural plans showed, so
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had to make a new plan to fix our unique problem.
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did a great job making a good, solid design and even recommended and brought in a good construction crew to do the job. It was extremely helpful to have
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work directly with the construction crew to describe what he needed them to do so I didn't have to be in the middle.
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was thorough in creating the plans and following through with the whole job. Would definitely use him again.
- Nickie K.
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I contacted
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because I needed someone to come inspect my foundation for the house that I was selling. I needed these services soon as possible and did not find anyone that could help me.
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was able to speak to me, over the phone, assure me that he would be able to do it the next day. He was very professional sounded more like a friend than a service provider.
I instructed him to visit my house, use the key in the lockbox, and submit a report to me. I would not be able to meet with him so we would have to arrange payments.
After the inspection, he sent me a bill and I paid him. Even mailed me a hard copy via
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If I ever need a foundation expert
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is my guy for the job!
- Amyn B.
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provided structural answers on several issues that were brought up. He then followed up with a full report of what was discussed as well as pictures of each issue. Very clear and professional.
- Jerry D.
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I am a property manager. My property is in Miami and I am located in Tallahassee, FL. I signed up for membership with Angie's List to try to find reliable help. I sent an email the
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Engor Company. I received a call from
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who indicated an engineer from the company would contact me. To my dismay this did not happen. I called the office of
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Engor again. I spoke to a woman who said she would give
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the message that I called. As of today, Aug 11th, I have not heard from
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or the engineer. I am not sure of the reason.
- Pia W.
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The provider was punctual. He inspected all the interior walls and answered all the questions. He also provided a written certificate.
- Pinky C.
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All Structural Engineers in Steilacoom, WA

Companies below are listed in alphabetical order. To view top rated service providers along with reviews and ratings, Join Angie's List Now!

Acoustic Sciences Corporation

4275 W 5TH AVE
Eugene, OR

Armor Custom Buildings

1401 Marvin Rd NE, Ste 307 PMB 451
Olympia, WA

Aspirant Consulting Group. Inc.

33530 1st Way S
Federal Way, WA

BARN PROS INC

14567 169TH DR SE
Monroe, WA

Burlando Home Improvement

13526 SE 340th St
Auburn, WA

CARY KOPCZYNSKI & CO

10500 NE 8TH ST
Bellevue, WA

Certified Building Design Inc

4848 Pacific Ave
Tacoma, WA

Champion Architecture

3802 COLBY AVE
Everett, WA

COLLONS & SMITH STRUCTURAL

485 FRONT ST N
Issaquah, WA

DesignWorks NW, LLC

6523 California Ave SW
Seattle, WA

DIBBLE ENGINEERS INC

1029 Market St
Kirkland, WA

Eagle Log Cabins & Timber Frame Homes

19333 1st Ave NW
Shoreline, WA

Earth Tech Design

Seattle, WA

Ellisport Engineering, Inc.

20501 81st Ave SW
Vashon, WA

Erein Construction Services

13703 NE 83rd St
Redmond, WA

ESG Design

12540 202nd Place SE
Issaquah, WA

Expert House Movers Inc

575 Hwy T
Foristell, MO
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