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- Over 40 years of experience in masonry contracting
- Highly trained, experienced and friendly masonry contractors
- Fast and dependable services
- Quality is our standard
- We can handle any brick, block or stone project. What you want, you get!
Will I have to shift when the house raising is ongoing?
Yes. To allow our mason contractor to freely carry on with the process, we’ll have to cut utilities such as electricity. A lot of activities will also be going on and it will be impossible to live in the midst of all this.
For your peace of mind and comfort, you’ll need to look for another place.
How long will the house raising take?
It depends on the complexity of your construction. On most occasions, however, a house raising project takes between 4 and 8 weeks. Our mason contractor will give his all in your project so that you can get back to your normal life.
Will the house raising process ruin my home’s interiors and other properties in the house?
No. Every mason contractor in our team has years of experience and a high level of training in house raising. They know how to raise the house without ruining the sheetrock and making sure nothing breaks.
The process will be gradual over the agreed period where the mason contractor will work in phases. And since the floor is not affected, your furniture, glass window, dishes in your cabinets, and more will remain intact.
What are the benefits of house raising?
- Huge savings on your flood insurance
- Better protection against floods
- More living space beneath your home
How far can I raise my house?
It depends on the local requirements from the relevant bodies. In most cases, you can raise your house up to 8.5m above ground. You need to get back to the available council records to determine what the natural ground level is.
Do I need to get an approval before the house raising?
Yes. It is needful to consult the local authorities so you can know how the building approval works. This way, you’ll not need to stop your construction halfway due to lack of compliance.
Our mason contractor will walk with you through the approval process to ensure a fast, simpler process.
Concrete Block Foundation Work
How much a does concrete block foundation cost?
It depends on factors such as the size of your home, location of your property, and more. Our mason contractor will come to you and together, you’ll go over your project.
At the end of it, you’ll know how much your project will cost and you can then prepare for the actual construction.
What makes concrete block foundations better?
Concrete blocks hold more weight compared to poured concrete which will make your house last longer. To achieve this, however, you need to work with a professional mason contractor.
Chorzepa Construction Corp. is your go-to company any time you need a durable concrete block foundation. Remember the foundation holds everything else together and you can’t afford to take chances.
Basement & Cellar Dig-outs
How far beneath the house will the dig-out be?
Usually, our mason contractor team digs from 6ft to 10ft below. Your preference and what you want with the basement will also determine how far we’ll dig.
To know more regarding your basement dig-out project, call us now.
Will the basement dig-out increase my property’s value?
Absolutely! A home that has a beautiful, water-free basement will attract a higher value when making a sale.
If you are planning to sell your home in the near future, get in touch with us so we can schedule your basement dig-out.
How much does basement or cellar dig-out cost?
It depends on several factors that include:
- Size of your basement
- How far our mason contractor will have to dig to get enough headspace
- Condition of your basement
- Among other factors.
Since your project is unique and will require special considerations and attention, you need a customized quote. Our mason contractor will come to your home and after a thorough assessment, give you an accurate estimate.
Which is better more affordable; cellar dig-out or pop-top?
Basement dig-out is way more affordable compared to home additions or pop-top. A home that has an executive living area in the basement is also more valuable compared to one that has a simple addition.
When should I consider a basement dig-out?
- Your crawl spaces are very shallow
- The basement ceiling is uncomfortably low
- If your structure is not strong enough to support additional storeys
Can I DIY my basement dig-out project?
There are too many considerations when it comes to basement or cellar dig-outs that will most likely overwhelm you. You need the experienced hands of a mason contractor to handle this sensitive project.
With our team on site, you’ll have time to do what you love most as we handle your more complex tasks. Before you know it, we’ll be done and your new space will look as though it was a part of your home from the start.