Hi, I'm the new guy. I have a question. How would you fix permanently, a block and pad foundation so that the moving of the house is completely eliminated? It was built on gumbo clay fill dirt and has been here 30 yrs. I had it raised and leveled and reinforced with additonal blocks and pads 3 yrs ago and completely redid the entire house dirt to sky. It is a wood frame house 32x60 single story. My idea is to do perimeter concrete piers or helical piers and then place 4 to 6 steel i beams or heavy treated timbers across the width of the house for the existing foundation to set on. What do ya'll think? Would something like this be rediculously expensive?
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