Building and safety requirements mandate Caissons and Grade Beams as part of new construction, addition, or in any instance it is recommended by structural or soil engineers.
Caissons and Grade Beams are capable of supporting high, concentrated loads and are typically used to set piers for bridges, underpasses, structural supports, as well as in slide prevention applications in residential homes. Caissons are viewed as a reliable, versatile, and economical foundation support solution in Los Angeles, CA.
Caissoning work is the process of drilling 24”+ round holes in the ground down to the bedrock layer and is especially important for houses located on hills or unstable soils in order to prevent the house from sinking. Whether you require Caissons and Grade Beams due to problematic soil conditions, or you own a hillside property, California Foundation Works can help.