Los Angeles residents must face earthquake reality! As we approach the three-year anniversary of the 2019 Ridgecrest Earthquake, we feel it is our duty yet again to bring to everyone’s attention the incredible danger that we all live under, in the Greater Los Angeles area. Of course, this is the threat of another big earthquake shattering the calm of our sunny city. The Ridgecrest earthquake’s [...]
About Weinstein ConstructionWeinstein Construction Corporation is a family-owned business located right in the heart of “Earthquake Country,” the San Fernando Valley! Our company was established in 1977 by its owner and president, Itzcik Weinstein, who himself is a local homeowner, as well as husband, father, and a general contractor to residents of the greater Los Angeles region. Itzcik and his team bring a unique commitment to every job, leveraging their many decades of knowledge, experience, and a “can do” attitude to meet every client’s needs. No job is too small, and we will always offer you the best possible solution at a fair price!
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: IMPORTANT NEWS BULLETIN! Weinstein Construction, the leader in Los Angeles Soft Story Retrofits since 1977, is announcing a new free, no-obligation Soft Story Retrofit program for all eligible owners and managers of apartment buildings and commercial buildings in the Greater Los Angeles area! Each eligible Program participant will also qualify for additional, substantial discounts on various Soft Story Retrofitting project services – [...]
You Could Be Overpaying to Heat and Cool Your Home If You Have A Crawlspace! If you like paying less to heat and cool your home, and if you like protecting your home and family, this is the blog for you! We recently had an interesting conversation with one of our clients, and she told us it was incredibly informative. So, we decided to literally [...]
Did the Winter of 2022 affect the condition of your home’s foundation? As Los Angeles homes weathered the effects of Winter 2022, it became apparent that the forecasts of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Climate Prediction Center (“NOAA”) were pretty much spot on!* NOAA scientists had said that Los Angeles will continue to experience a “La Niña” weather pattern, with drier-than-average conditions, and [...]
If you are a frequent reader of our blogs, then you may have already heard about the State of California’s new mandatory Balcony Inspection Laws, which have been “on the books” for a couple of years. We are referring to California SB 721 and California SB 326, which were passed by the California legislature in response to the death of six UC Berkeley students after [...]
Hillside homes can be easily damaged by severe weather! Retaining Wall Builders in California Can Help A Retaining Wall Contractor can help protect your home and save it from costly damage. Hillside homes throughout the Los Angeles region are often the prized possession of those individuals who own homes or live in them. The beautiful design and attractive scenery of hillside homes make them [...]
Your leaky basement repair can be avoided! Here are a few basement waterproofing tips to help you avoid costly basement repairs. Many of our clients tell us that they pay very little attention to their basement waterproofing until something goes wrong. But when something does go wrong, homeowners can’t wait to have basement waterproofing companies and drain contractors arrive quickly enough! And so, homeowners shouldn’t [...]
Los Angeles, CA experiences our “Rainy Season”, beginning about October 15 and ending around April 15. Trust the professionals at Weinstein Construction, Los Angeles region’s best retaining walls contractor and leading basement waterproofing companies, to help you with all your drainage solutions.
California's Mandatory Balcony Inspection Laws - Use this "Decision Tree" to see if California SB 721 and California SB 326 apply to your building! One of our favorite clients asked us the other day for additional guidance regarding the State of California’s new mandatory “Balcony Inspection Laws”, and suggested it would be helpful if we put together a “Decision Tree” that building owners and [...]
Los Angeles Foundation Repair Foundation cracks in Los Angeles are very common because in this city, we build our homes on top of soft clay soil that expands during our rainy seasons and contracts during our dry seasons. This back-and-forth movement happens constantly, and it doesn’t just happen in one direction! Incredibly, a home’s foundation can be lifted, moved, and set back down in a [...]