THE ORIGINAL PRE-FABRICATED SHEAR WALL SYSTEM

Hardy Frame is the originator of the Hardy FrameĀ® Shear Wall System and the leader in structural systems.

PANELS, BRACE FRAMES AND SPECIAL MOMENT FRAMES

OVERVIEW

SHEAR WALL SYSTEM

The Hardy Frame Shear Wall System, a MiTek product, is the leading pre-fabricated shear wall in the residential and multi-family building industry. The strength, stiffness and ductility of the Hardy Frame System enable architectural design that maximizes window and door openings without compromising the structural integrity.

THE NEED TO STRENGTHEN SOFT STORIES IN HIGH SEISMIC ZONES

Learn about the recent ordinances in San Francisco and Los Angeles that require soft-story seismic retrofits. 58,000 residents could be affected.

WHAT TO LOOK FOR IN A SHEAR WALL SYSTEM

Make sure you’re asking the right questions when considering a shear wall system. Shear wall frames. Learn more about the reserve capacity, custom heights and width. Watch the video and checkout our Resources to download the guide.

CUSTOMER STORIES

Abrego Apartments

Soft Story Retrofit of a 61-Unit Apartment in Goleta, CA Uses 10 Special Moment Frames from Hardy FrameĀ® for the Abrego Apartment complex, with its multiple stories and narrow vertical supports.