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May 20

Structural Engineering / Unbiased Opinion

You hired a licensed home inspector to inspect a home you’re interested in, they found a crack in the foundation. The home inspector suggests to... Learn more

Apr 23

Structural Design Concepts

The process of structural design is simple in concept but complex in detail. It involves the analysis of a proposed structure to show that its... Learn more

Mar 15

Structural Engineer Issues and Solutions

When buying or selling of a home, In many instances, structural engineers are called to evaluate a potential problem un-covered after a home... Learn more

Feb 17

Some Residential Structural Terminology...

Hold-down restraints are devices used to restrain the whole building and individual shear wall segments from the overturning that results from... Learn more

Jan 17

Residential Structural Engineering

Residential structural engineers specialize in designing structures for homes. You want to find a professional that likes to design homes... Learn more

Dec 12

Roofs and Engineering

Roof Drainage The primary job of most roofs is to keep out water. The large area of a roof repels a lot of water, which must be directed in some... Learn more

Nov 01

Concrete Characteristics

Joints in concrete: Joints are pre-planned cracks to accommodate the expansion and shrinkage of concrete, caused by changes in moisture and... Learn more

Oct 03

For the Safety and Value of your Home

Structural engineers work to effectively design, construct, and maintain all types of building structures. Structural engineers are focused on... Learn more

Sep 19

Bamboo Construction/Sustainable Design

Pittsburgh — Although bamboo has been used as a building material for millennia, only recently have public and private organizations studied the... Learn more

Sep 05

Types of Construction

Wood-frame construction offers a number of benefits for multi-residential and mixed-use projects. It allows developers to create high-density,... Learn more

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New Construction

Dante Engineering specializes in the structural design of residential and low-rise commercial buildings. 

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Remodels

Dante Engineering specializes in the evaluation and analysis of existing structures

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Repairs

Your building is one of your biggest investments and it will require occasional maintenance and repair.

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Testimonials

  • They did exceptional work.  Bret always responded quickly and provided fast, professional service without sacrificing integrity.

    - Nicole, homeowner

  • The design solution they came up with for the structural repair my client needed worked great.  We will be calling Dante Engineering again!

    - Mike, contractor

Latest Blog Posts

May 20

Structural Engineering / Unbiased Opinion

You hired a licensed home inspector to inspect a home you’re interested in, they found a crack in the foundation. The home inspector suggests to... Learn more