We determine the cause, scope, and value of losses and damages in residential buildings from single-story homes to high-rise apartments.

How can EDT help you? 

You can rely on us for simple residential assessments to extensive investigations. Our engineering consultants evaluate foundations, rooftops, and the electrical, structural, plumbing, and HVAC systems in between. 

We’re proactive communicators because we know homeowners depend on a fair, timely resolution when damages occur. We bring you objectivity and clarity, so you can focus on planning appropriate, yet swift remedies that get families back into the comfort of their own homes. 

Engineering expertise that meets your needs

Our engineers offer a range of experience and expertise, so you can rely on EDT across residential projects. 

Local knowledge 

We have licensed engineers in all 50 states who have an intimate understanding of the local building codes and regulations.  


We’ll connect you to an engineer with the appropriate expertise to address your question, so you can be sure you’re getting efficient answers at the best value.

Storm response 

We’re positioned to help you move forward in the wake of natural disasters. Our experts have the experience to evaluate hurricane, tornado, hail, and snow storm damages.  

Examples of issues we access:

  • Structural system failure  
    Were the load-bearing, partition walls and floor structures properly designed?

  • Building envelope issues
    Was the building envelope constructed according to plans? 

  • HVAC and plumbing systems
    Does the HVAC system provide the required conditions for the homeowners?