los angeles soft story retrofit specialists

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why us?

los angeles & santa monica ordinance 183893

Full Seismic Retrofit Service

With over 25 years of construction experience, we offer complete soft story retrofit service in Los Angeles & Santa Monica City.

Tenant Habitability Plan

We will prepare the best accommodation plan and apply for the THP according to LADBS guidelines.

Cost-Efficient Construction

VUM Builders Inc. provides top quality and cost effective engineering and construction services.

Free On-Site Inspection

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The safety of the people shall be the highest law.

our services and standards we pursue

  • Adding a steel moment frame, concrete footing and drag line to keep the 1st floor from rotating and collapsing
  • Adding plywood or concrete shearwalls to existing or new walls
  • Replacing existing support columns
  • Adding continuity ties
  • Removing and replacing finishes as required for our work
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we built so many

experts approved

  • We have worked with Vum Builders company in Los Angeles through three projects. Throughout each project, Vum Builders' workers were courteous, respectful and diligent. Highly recommended!

    Jessica White
    Jessica White Management Company
  • Best outfit I've ever worked for, excellent equipment, the best maintenance on epuipment I've ever experienced, a great all around experience.

    July Hezzer
    July Hezzer Management Company
  • They are great to work with and easy to communicate. They do the right thing. And they have a great team.

    Bill Weshiki
    Bill Weshiki Building Owner

so many trust us as


An earthquake can be a tragic natural event for many families. Often times, families are displaced from their homes as a result of the damages caused by earthquakes, so it’s important to be prepared before one hits. For nearly a decade, we’ve been providing the area with premier earthquake retrofitting services. Our seismic retrofit packages follow the guidelines set forth by Standard Plan Set A from the Association of Bay Area Governments. We believe that it’s important to be prepared and we’d love to help you secure your home.

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