Categories for Home Foundations

Why Caissons Are Necessary Instead of Continuous Footings

November 2, 2020

Your house’s foundation provides support, a moisture barrier and stability to your home in Hudson, CO. Depending on your home’s type and location, however, the type of foundation and footing you need may vary. As you might imagine, the foundation you’d use for a multi-unit apartment building in downtown Denver would be very different than you’d use for a single-family home built on the side of a hill. Here’s an overview of foundation types and when you might need to use caissons instead of continuous footings. The two broad types of foundations Foundations can be broadly categorized into two different... View Article

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