Case of the Month: Fire Wall

Jul 1, 2018 by

The Thomas Fire of 2017 was a massive wildfire that burned approximately 282,000 acres, becoming the largest wildfire in modern...

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Can failed retaining walls be ...

Sep 1, 2011 by

The insured’s back yard retaining walls failed. A concrete deck was cracked, one retaining wall was tipped, two retaining walls...

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A leaning wall

Jan 1, 2011 by

The 40 year old retaining wall that was on the property line between the two hillside homes was leaning downhill.   Both homes had...

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The toppling back yard walls

Nov 1, 2009 by

The homeowner lived on a hillside.  The house was at street level and the backyard descended steeply down the slope for several dozen...

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