Residential Construction Archives - Copeland

Pier and Beam Foundations: Pros, Cons, and Considerations

If you’ve seen a house on stilts, you are familiar with the basic concept of a pier-and-beam foundation, one of the five types of house foundations common in the...

House Framing Basics: Types, Terms, and Components

Light frame construction (known simply as “framing” in residential construction) is the technique of creating a structure based on vertical components, known as...

5 Types of House Foundations

One of the most important decisions you’ll make when building a house is determining the kind of foundation it will rest on. After all, the foundation serves the...

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