Building Flood-Proof Homes
When you build a home, you want to make sure it’s not only aesthetically pleasing, functional, spacious, and meets all of your additional requirements, but that it’s also safe. It’s important to protect your home from the unexpected, such as flooding. The professionals of Legion Builders specialize in constructing new and elevated flood-proof homes with crawlspace foundations for residents throughout Houston, TX; West University, TX; and Bellaire, TX. How do we do this exactly? Keep reading to find out!
Elevation is key to protecting your home from flood damage. Our crew will lift your home above the probable height of the flood waters, especially if you are building near a body of water. We can build your house with a crawlspace, pier and beem, on stilts, on a raised platform, or on a bank of earth or concrete.
One of the most popular ways to create a flood-proof home is by create crawlspace foundations. Your new home will be elevated off of the foundation to prevent damage if and when flooding in your area occurs.