How it works
  • Free structural engineering consultation for homes & other residential buildings
    Free Consultation

    To start, a Design Everest associate schedules a consultation with you to fully understand your needs.

  • Quick structural engineering plans for homes & other residential buildings
    Quick Turnaround

    Once we understand your needs, we deliver plans and drawings for your project. We have quick turnaround time, with the option to track your project in real time.

  • Easy City/Building permits for homes & other residential buildings
    Easy Permit Process

    We will provide a set of drawings that you may submit to the city to obtain the required permits. Our fixed fee includes addressing all city comments (if any) on our plans until the permit is approved. Next, we can connect you with reputable contractors in your area, so you can get started with your project right away.

Licensed and Experienced Experts in Residential Structural Engineering.

Design Everest Inc. provides structural engineering and design consulting services to clients throughout the state of California. In business since 2005, we have a reputation for exceptional quality, value, dependability, and integrity. Over the years, we have executed thousands of residential projects of all sizes. If you are located in California, you can easily reach out to us for quality engineering at affordable prices. We’ll ensure that our best residential structural engineer and customer success manager are there to assist you.

Residential Structural Engineering Services in California

Whether you are upgrading your home, or building one from scratch, we have a solution foryou. Our team of experts, which also includes residential structural engineers, have the expertise and experience to address your specific needs. Since your satisfaction is our priority, we will oversee every step of the project till its successful completion

Our residential structural engineering services
New custom homes

Whether you are thinking of building your dream home or you are a developer looking to build multiple houses, our experienced and licensed team can guide you through the entire process – from developing the plans to getting the necessary permits. Moreover, if you need, we can refer local contractors to help you get started with the construction and clarify any engineering queries they may have.

Structural Engineer for ADUs

ADUs are an innovative, affordable, effective option to increase the value and space of your home. Today ADUs are known by different names: granny unit, granny flat, in-law unit, in-law cottage, mother-in-law apartment, sidekick home, laneway home, backyard guesthouse, backyard cottage or secondary dwelling unit. ADUs are affordable in California as they do not require paying for land, major new infrastructure, structured parking, or elevators. Further can provide an additional source of income for homeowners.

Home remodeling & additions

Whether you are remodeling your entire home or transforming a single room, our engineering and design staff members possess the skill and experience to oversee every aspect of the project. What’s more, our custom-built house add-ons can maximize your space while fitting in seamlessly.

Civil engineering projects

All civil engineers design, construct and maintain structures. Our team of highly-experienced and California-licensed engineers will go the extra mile to delight you with their integrity and professionalism. Be it for residences or commercial structures, we can do everything from start to finish – planning, site grading, cutting, erosion control, hydrology studies, storm water management and drainage & septic tank design.

Load bearing wall removal

Need more breathing space in your house? Our licensed engineers are experienced to help you identify the right load bearing wall, do meticulous calculations for building approval and remove the wall safely, while keeping the house structurally sound.

Seismic retrofit

Is your home prone to earthquakes? Our expert team can do the necessary evaluations for a seismic retrofit, which is the addition of structural enhancements that will help protect a building from the effects of earthquakes.

Seismic retrofit
Residential structural engineering projects

Be it for the construction of a new home or the renovation of an existing one, our licensed residential engineers can help. Our team will start with the evaluation and plan, and get the necessary permits for you to proceed with the construction. What’s more, you can rest assured that the project delivery will be on schedule and within your budget.

Residential structural engineering projects
Structural Engineer for Mixed Use Buildings

Residential Over Commercial

Design Everest's team has experience delivering high quality Mixed-use engineering permit sets in quick turnaround time for addition, remodel, and new mixed-use buildings. Our civil and structural engineers can collaborate with your architect whenever required and deliver plans suitable for permitting. If you need architectural plans as well, our mixed-use architect partners can provide the architectural permit sets.

Why choose Design Everest?
  • Highly experienced & value engineering

    We are a true one-stop engineering shop with expertise in a wide range of specializations in providing Residential Structural Engineering Services as listed above. Our experienced engineers design efficient structures and are always looking for value engineering solutions so that customers pay less in construction, materials costs, etc.

  • Responsiveness and quick turnaround

    Unlike most firms, we leverage technology, and make every effort to get high-quality plans delivered in weeks -- not months. Hey, who said construction has to be painful?

  • Ability to take on a project

    Our proprietary data system ‘The Design Hub’ allows us to efficiently forecast and optimize our resources. This means we can take on a project of any size at any time while maintaining quality and schedule.

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