Does your home need an earthquake retrofit? Here’s how to check
It was on this day 17 years ago that the Nisqually earthquake rocked our region. Since then, some homeowners have spent thousands of dollars to retrofit their homes and protect their property from a major earthquake. If your home was built before 1980, it is likely not secured to the foundation. Q13 News' John Hopperstad asked Leif Jackson with Sound Seismic about what specialized crews are doing to make homes safer.