Helical piles / Discussions

What experience do you have with techno piles?

They seem to have many ecological strong points - once one has decided not to go the basement route. What in floor heating system - if any - would you recommen...

Posted by Rob DesBaillets Aug. 26, 2021, 8:49 p.m. New foundations and slab-on-grade 0 Responses

Can houses built on screw piles move?

...piles that is loose? The screw piles themselves that are moving in the ground? I can suggest solutions for either, but really need to know what the problem is b...

Posted by Pamela Douglas June 23, 2020, 1:18 p.m. Foundation and basement improvements 1 Responses

Can these homes be built on screwpiles as an alternative to slab foundations?

...piles? We have many models of prefab modular kit houses that can be seated on foundations, screw piles or slab on grade, so it really depends on the model. Curr...

Posted by Mark Pospisil July 28, 2020, 9:41 a.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses

How should I insulate under a concrete hydronic slab on stilts?

...piles to begin with to carry such a heavy load as a slab on concrete not to mention the house, and you are left with a house that sort of falls short on a coupl...

Posted by Cam Smith Feb. 6, 2021, 12:21 p.m. Foundation choices 1 Responses