The raised floor homeowner accrues lifelong benefits such as curb appeal, comfort, energy efficiency and lasting value. Building a wood-framed raised floor foundation compares favorably to the cost of a slab-on-grade foundation. Review the construction process that walks you through the raised floor basics, from soils and footings to floor framing.
Designers and builders who offer the raised floor option, framed with strong, durable, renewable wood, create value for themselves and the homeowner.
No other material can match wood’s unique combination of benefits, including strength, affordability, ease of use, and environmental superiority.
Never built a raised floor home before? Six brief “how to” videos will bring you quickly up to speed on the basics of raised wood floor construction.