House lifting has been done for quite some time. It’s commonly done to homes that are at risk of flood damage. However, house raising may also be done to repair serious foundation repair. Most homeowners would rather get up and move then have their homes raised and placed on stumps. Thinking about the unattractive sight their home will bring to the neighborhood is enough to make people think that house lifting is totally out of the question. Besides house raising sounds awfully expensive… isn’t it?
Not going to sugarcoat it… but yes; yes, it’s pretty expensive. You could be looking at anywhere from $80,000 to $150,000 and that’s just if everything goes well. Is your home worth the much needed repair? Is your home worth taking this necessary precaution? Would it be such a hassle to pack up everything and move away? This is a big financial decision that you … Read More