“One of EDHB Custom Homes goal is to Build some of the Best-Constructed Homes in Houston period,” and to achieve that goal, you start with the Best Foundations,” Raised Floor Foundations.
HOW TO REDUCE RESIDENTIAL FLOODING
EDHB Custom Homes continues to utilize a Building System that significantly reduces Homeowners’ vulnerability to flooding. With the release of comprehensive flood plain maps redefining Houston’s real estate environment, EDHB Custom Homes Raised Foundations are more essential than ever.
“Our crawl space foundations, also referred to as Raised Floor Foundations, significantly reducing the risk of residential flooding by lifting housing structures above the street grade and immediate water line, many of our clients receive substantial savings in the form of lower insurance premiums and easier home improvements.”
In addition to their technical and functional benefits, crawl space foundations also add an aesthetically pleasing element and enhance the curb appeal – particularly the period style Custom Homes EDHB builds inside & outside Houston.
“Not only do the foundations provide structural advantages, they also add a design aspect that assists with blending our homes into the streetscapes of Houston’s Older Historical neighborhoods,” like the Studewood, Fifth Ward, Third Ward and Heights.
Raised Foundations has many benefits, check out those listed to the right.
BENEFITS OF WOOD RAISED FOUNDATIONS
Using Wood for raised foundations makes sense, its affordable it costs for less than comparable products. Its readily available just go to the nearest lumberyard and you will find wood products. Wood is strong and easier to handle with greater design freedom. Wood is very durable it can last for centuries if maintain properly. Wood also has a beauty that blends in with nature.
- Releveling a slab is costly and difficult, a raised floor home can easily be releveled.
- Raised floor homeowners benefit from reductions in flood insurance.
- Raised floor homes have great curb appeal and resale value.
- Having a raised foundation give you a better view.
- Raised floor homes plumbing is easily accessible for repair or rerouting.
- Ensuring a safe and resourceful home compared to slab, wood is better.
MORE BENEFITS OF RAISED FOUNDATIONS
Crawl space foundations and wood subfloors also provide a peerless natural insulation; protect a home from potential moisture problems (such as mold); and provide a comfortable, warm and solid walking surface that is easy on the knees.
“Crawl space foundations are more stable, secure and pest-resistant.
“While no one can guarantee against flooding, mold or termites, our Raised Floor Foundations have a head-start advantage against so many of these threats.”
Superior foundations represent one way EDHB Custom Homes differentiates itself in the marketplace. As a leader in High-Quality, EDHB Custom Homes Development, builds distinction and innovation into each home, reflecting our passion for excellence from craftsmanship to customer satisfaction.