It’s one of the most costly home improvement projects and one of the last known, who in their right mind would lift their home off the ground?
We’ll it turns out quite a lot of people, in the wake of hurricane sandy in the US hundreds of homes on the east coast were lifted to protect against future flood damage. But house lifting is not just reserved for protecting against flash floods. Although a niche industry there are homeowners choosing to have their homes lifted for other reasons too.
This infographic from house raising company High Caliber Contracting uncovers some of the reasons why: