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11 Years In Business

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    Areas of Expertise

    • Structural engineering
    • Home Design
    • CADD design
    • Blueprinting
    • Professional Engineer
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    Ratings

    4.9
    38 Verified Reviews
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    5.0 Neal M. Howell, MI
    2/25/2021

    Very professional, with quick, clear report.

    5.0 Marybeth K. Royal Oak, MI
    2/13/2021

    Stop reading the reviews and just CALL STEVEN! After buying a 100+ year old home with sagging floors, I scoured the internet for reviews of a great engineer. Steven is so much more than that! He was able to analyze all of our structural issues AND design and create Architectural Drawings for a large dormer! He's not only a one-stop shop for any needs you may have for your renovation - he develops MULTIPLE SOLUTIONS for your unique situation. Specifically he was able to design a dormer and internal support which all tied together and essentially fixed two issues with one design! Then to make things even better, he was able to communicate directly with my contractor and offer him multiple ways to address each issue - allowing my contractor to pick the most cost effective route. Steven has a unique blend of the ability to see the big picture, design really creative solutions, and at the same time not 'over-engineer' a solution which some others tend to do! If we ever need anything structural or architectural again we will be calling Steven!

    5.0 Andrea W. Fenton, MI
    1/8/2021

    Steven was professional, on time and was able to help me (firs time home buyer with a 120 year old house) get to the root of our sagging floor problem. He has saved us so much money by giving us the cause AND repairs needed. I highly recommend you use Steve first to really know your home needs instead of big name foundation companies who might try to upsell your issues. With Steve you get licensed expertise that comes from his experience!

    5.0 Rachel B. Auburn Hills, MI
    12/21/2020

    Extremely satisfied with Steve! He was very professional and provided high-quality work. He answered any and all questions and provided informative solutions.

    5.0 Rachel B. Auburn Hills, MI
    12/21/2020

    Steve was very helpful and knowledgeable. I would highly recommend!

    5.0 Jeffrey S. Whitmore Lake, MI
    8/5/2020

    Very happy with the thorough examination conducted and the report he provided. I would recommend him and hire him again in the future.

    7/25/2020

    Super nice guy. Knew his stuff. Gave me a few options on my problem and worked out well.

    5.0 Phil B. Port Huron, MI
    7/5/2020

    He was available right away, showed up on time and sent his report in a timely manner. We were very happy with work.

    5.0 Linda L. Southfield, MI
    7/1/2020

    He was professional, detailed in his inspection, assessment and recommendations. He was extremely helpful in explaining the structure concerns and the likelyhood of the deterioration. While the written report is a few days away (as commited) there is absolute confidence that it will reflect the observed inspection, and discussed issues and recommendatons.

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