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About the Contractor

We were able to verify 3 building permits associated with Foundations First. Check out their permit history below to see where they have worked and what type of work they have done in the past. Please note that this is not a comprehensive list of every project they have completed; just the projects we have been able to verify with the local permit authority.

Foundations First has a BuildZoom score of 99 and is rated in the top 20% of 336,931 contractors in California.

Their license (CA843605) was verified as active when we last checked. If you are considering hiring Foundations First, we recommend double-checking their license status with the license board and using our bidding system to get competitive quotes.

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Contact Info

2414 Mcgee Street, Berkeley, CA 94703 Edit
(510) 435-5224 Edit

Key Statistics

Quality

Foundations First has a BuildZoom score of 99, which places them above 80% of 336,931 contractors in California; license (CA843605) verified as active.
Pro tip: We generally recommend hiring a contractor with a score higher than 95.
99
(80 percentile)
2014
1 project
2013
1 project
2012
1 project

Activity

Based on permit records, we have been able to verify that Foundations First has worked on 3 projects over the past 3 years.

Pricing

Here is a pricing breakdown based on the permit records we were able to obtain for Foundations First. The median size of their projects is approximately $8,000.
Pro tip: For more details about their pricing, check out their recent activity to see how much they have charged for different types of work.
Note: Pricing is not available for all projects.
< $5k
1 project
$5k-$10k
2 projects

Recent Projects

May 29, 2014 - 246 Bocana St, San Francisco, CA

Voluntary seismic strengthening - adding 2 bench piers on southwest wall and adding shear wall to bottom story.

Value: $8,000 | Permit #: 201405297015

October 1, 2012 - 1381 Fernside Blvd, ALAMEDA, CA

Voluntary seismic stregthening - adding shear wall, clips & new bolts in perimter foundation (approx. 120 l.f.)

Value: $8,000 | Type: Residential - miscellaneous | Permit #: B12-0914

November 27, 2013 - 78 Adobe Dr, CONCORD, CA

Voluntary foundation repair.

Value: $4,000 | Type: Combo | Permit #: B132989

Reviews of Foundations First

Paul Thompson, the principal of Foundations First, was recommended by my General Contractor. Paul and his crew are not only the consummate professionals you want for this kind of work, they're also a really personable group of guys. My project involved excavating 18" below grade and replacing 45' of foundation; installing a 30' french draina... Read more.

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Key Business Information

    License Number: CA843605
  • Status: Active
  • State: California
  • Date Issued: 07/28/2004
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  • Bond Value: $12,500
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