Toby Bonilla grinds down the high spots on the basement wall in preparation for installing an LVL ledger.
Toby drills through the ledger into the foundation wall to prep for epoxy anchors.
Toby and his brother Ernesto inject epoxy, and set the threaded rod.
Working together, Toby and Ernesto Bonilla sister new LVLs to the existing joists.
With one end of the LVL sister bearing on a beam or ledger, the opposite end is jacked up to align with the bottom of the existing joist.
Toby fastens the new LVL with structural screws, Working from both sides of the assembly.