Building Address

1000 E. Seventh St

City

Los Angeles

Date Serviced

Jan-11

Building Description

The Ford was built in 1925 as a six-story residence hotel with 295 units. As the neighborhood deteriorated in the mid-20th century, the Ford grew into one of the most dangerous housing complexes in the city.

A skid row hotel notorious for being one of the worst drug-trafficking locales in Los Angeles has been transformed through a $28-million makeover into housing for low-income residents.

SRO Housing Corp. bought the Ford Hotel in 2008 and renovated it. It now contains 150 studio units with kitchenettes and full bathrooms — an upgrade from the communal restrooms of the past. Residents have access to computers, a television lounge and a private tiled courtyard.

Products Used

Sika 123 Repair Mortar
Sika Armatec Rust inhibitor

Services Performed

Repair of severally spalled  Concrete with rust jacking at exterior façade and interior locations

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