Five Tips for Maintaining Your Seawall

Many people enjoy the benefit of relaxing activities and recreational sports that living by the water affords. Who doesn’t love a day on the beach with the family or a sunny afternoon deep-sea fishing with the guys? Homeowners who live near the ocean face very specific property issues, however, related to the maritime climate and [...]

By | 2020-06-05T14:53:33+00:00 June 5th, 2020|CT Seawall Repair|0 Comments

Best Practices for Coastal Construction Projects

Did you know that coastal construction projects have different requirements than building projects located inland? This is primarily due to the risk for soil erosion and extreme weather, like flooding, hurricanes, and tropical storms. Here at K.E. Braza Construction, we always perform all the necessary calculations and site evaluations before building a seawall, foundation, and [...]

By | 2020-04-08T14:40:30+00:00 April 8th, 2020|CT Seawall Repair|0 Comments

Why Helical and Foundation Piles Are Essential for Seaside Construction in Connecticut

Are you contemplating building a new seaside home in CT? If you are, you might be interested in the benefits of using helical piles to anchor your foundation. This is because the soil along the coastline of Connecticut can be sandy and unstable, which could lead to soil erosion and increased settling of your home [...]

By | 2020-04-08T14:32:36+00:00 April 8th, 2020|CT Seawall Repair|0 Comments

Do You Need Seawall Inspections, Maintenance, or Repair in Connecticut?

Can your seawall withstand the forces of a hurricane? Seawalls are engineered and constructed to last between 30 and 50 years if you have it regularly inspected and repaired by a licensed seawall contractor in Connecticut. Without preventative maintenance and inspections, seawalls have been known to become structurally unsound in as little as 20 years. [...]

By | 2020-04-03T19:29:41+00:00 April 3rd, 2020|CT Seawall Repair|0 Comments

What You Need to Know About Foundation Construction for Home Additions in CT

Adding on to your home—with a sunroom, a family room, a garage, or something else—is a great way to increase your home’s value and improve your quality of life. However, before you can begin thinking about the walls and windows, you need to make sure you have a well-built residential foundation. The foundation is responsible [...]

By | 2017-12-11T19:50:28+00:00 October 8th, 2017|CT Seawall Repair|0 Comments

How K.E. Braza Construction Can Get You Prepared for Hurricane Season

According to the CT Post, hurricane season in Connecticut is well underway. Occurring every year from June 1 to November 30, hurricane season brings intense storms from the seas, with an average of seven of them turning into hurricanes. As a Connecticut shoreline contractor for over 25 years, K.E. Braza is here to help your [...]