Eric Monteith PE

4.78 | 21 Verified Ratings
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828-329-2888

245-2 Linda Vista Drive
Hendersonville, NC 28792
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Eric Monteith PE


Thank you for considering me. You might not be happy to need the services of an engineer but when you have a problem, you need to know steps to fix the problem. I keep it simple & explain the issues. In most cases, I like to make same day appointments if possible. I am willing to discuss over the phone but contact me thru here only if you are ready to hire, due to poor refunding on my paid bad leads. Search me and contact me directly. Currently focusing on residential foundations, soil bearing, grading, runoff, and structural concerns. I am not currently signing off any MAJOR construction not under my design or completed structures that were built without proper permit application, inspections and certificates of occupancy. Oversights, various missed inspections and issues outside the scope of the building code during typical construction are always welcome. FHA, VA, HUD, USDA, Industrial and commercial issues not requiring NC Appendix B are welcome. Stay here to hire my consultation.

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Service Area

  • Asheville
  • Hendersonville
  • Waynesville
  • Mills River
  • Brevard
  • Lake Toxaway
  • Saluda
  • Arden
  • Maggie Valley
  • Zirconia
  • Bat Cave
  • Swannanoa
  • Fletcher
  • Weaverville
  • Skyland
  • Fairview
  • Horse Shoe
  • Black Mountain
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Services Offered

Architects & Engineers
  • Structural Engineer

Areas of Expertise

  • Foundation Issues (wall cracks, repairs, renovations, etc.)
  • Structural issues, load bearing walls, floors, walls, and roof concerns.
  • Rock pinning, soft and/or wet footer bearing soil.
  • Civil (water, sewer, sedimentation, erosion control, retaining walls, parking, etc)
  • MEP- Mechanical, HVAC, Electrical, Plumbing, etc.

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  • Free Estimates

Credentials

In Business Since: 1988
State Licensing
Trade: Engineer
License #: 032708
Expiration: 12-31-2019
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Business Overview

Community Involvement

Engineering conversations with non-profits concerning solution options, Example: YMCA.

Engineering conversations with organic, sustainable and/or permaculture operations, Example: Living Web Farms.

Engineering conversations with family farmers.

Networking, connecting people for mutual benefit.

How We Got Started

I chose to work in this industry because I enjoy solving practical problems, while collaberating with constuction professionals. I'm always learning and teaching..

We started in this industry in 1979.

We describe our business as Family owned and operated

 
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3.0   |  
Mr. Monteith was hired to determine what structural defects my small house had that might be able to be addressed. While I appreciated the confined space of my crawlspace (it is no more than 30*34) high at any point and was significantly shorter in some areas, I had expected him to crawl under the house to get a fuller idea of the issues I was dealing with. Unfortunately, he was physically limited in doing so and made a report from what could be seen from what a strong-beamed flashlight showed from the crawlspace door and the house exterior. Nonetheless, his report was relatively thorough and addressed the areas he had described to me as presenting structural issues in the future and what could be done now. I would recommend his services with some reservation: the physical challenges that limit his ability to fully inspect a problem.
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5.0   |  
Eric was very friendly, very accomodating with my night shift work schedule, and very, very reasonably priced!! I will definitely recommend him and use him again if ever needed!!
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5.0   |  
Erik was very responsive. He helped me with my structual problem via a 15 minuté phone conversation! I'm greatfull!
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5.0   |  
Eric was very professional and knowledgeable. I trust his judgment implicitly.
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5.0   |  
Eric was very thorough and knowledgeable. I would definitely recommend his services.
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5.0   |  
Eric was a tremendous help with a structual roofing issue and he went above and beyond our expectations. We would call Eric again if we ever needed a structual/Civil engineer. Thanks Eric.
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5.0   |  
Very personable, thoughtful, smart, and helpful.
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Review by in Clyde, NC
Project: Analyze a Structural Issue (Structural Engineer)
Eric was very thorough, he told me what needed to be done and how things needed to be done. He had his report in a timely manner and. I would highly recommend Eric.
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5.0   |  
In a 4-apartment structure there had developed two unrelated defects: a failure in the foundation of the structure and a sizable sinkhole in a corner of the parking lot. Eric assessed, recommended a process of remediation, and even arranged for a contractor to look at the situation and effect the remedies. His assessment was more thorough and his recommendations were more extensive, simpler, and clearly superior to those of another engineer who investigated and reported on the same defects. His report was clear, concise, and admirably professional. He is an excellent engineer.
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