Keep Your Retaining Wall Strong

civil engineering

Not every location needs a retaining wall, but if your property does, you need to make sure that it is strong and stable. A retaining wall keeps the soil behind it from collapsing into another area. Matthews Structural Solutions recommends having a civil engineer look at your property and decide the best method of constructing… Read more

Heat Can Cause Concrete Problems

concrete installation

Hot Weather = Weak Concrete Pouring concrete is as much an art as it is a science. Everything has to be right, or you run the risk of your concrete being weak, developing cracks, or showing other signs of damage. We’ve discussed the effects of cold weather on concrete before, so now we’ll address the… Read more

Permanent Shoring Solutions

permanent shoring

Permanent shoring is just what it says, shoring that is meant to permanently stay in place. Temporary shoring is usually just implemented during construction or repair to hold something in place until the structure is complete. Permanent shoring remains as part of the construction. Permanent Shoring Methodologies There are several ways to go about implementing… Read more

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