Pier and Beam Repair
Here at Sulphur Springs Foundation Repair Solutions, we specialize in repairing a variety of forms of foundations including but not limited to the pier and beam foundation. Pier and beam foundations are very common in Texas and throughout the United States of America due to the structural integrity that they provide a property. We have a team of foundation repair contractors who are specialists and very professional ready and waiting to inspect and diagnose your compromised pier and beam foundation here in Sulphur Springs, Texas, and the surrounding area. So what are you waiting for? Pick up the phone now and call us on the number above.
What Is A Pier And Beam Foundation?
A pier and beam foundation is very different from a slab foundation, they have been used for a very long time but became more popular after the second world war due to an increase in demand for more affordable housing. They are cheaper than slab foundations as they use less concrete. They consist of multiple deep piers of concrete that support the load of a house, these piers are raised. Wooden beams will then rest on top of them also providing structural support. Pier and beam foundations are usually over 20 inches from ground level, giving plenty of room for a crawl space.
Problems That Can Arise Due To A Compromised Pier And Beam Foundation
Pier and beam foundation failure will cause similar issues to that of a slab foundation such as cracks on walls and ceilings, leveling, and subsidence issues that will all have an impact on a property’s value on the real estate market. But since pier and beam foundations are deeper set issues are less common, however, they still very serious and should be addressed as soon as concerns are raised. Call us on the number above, and arrange for a free inspection, one of our experienced foundation repair contractors will be happy to get in your crawl space and take a look at your foundation to make an accurate diagnosis.
Advantages To A Pier And Beam Foundation
Pier and beam foundations have some advantages over other foundational options, they are cheaper as they require less concrete, and less concrete means sometimes repairs are easier and cheaper. They also allow for homes to be relocated to another of suitable piers, which can be especially useful if ground conditions become unsuitable. The crawl space also allows for services such as plumbing and electrical lines to be easier installed, repaired, and improved upon. Call now to find out more about the benefits of a pier and beam foundation.
We offer high quality yet affordable pier and beam foundation repair service that will not leave you disappointed. Here at Sulphur Springs Foundation Repair Solutions Sulphur we offer a free inspection and quote for all of our services, by our specialist foundation contractors, so you have nothing to lose. Get in touch with us now if you have any concerns about your pier and beam foundation in and around Sulphur Springs.