This type of foundation is similar to that of slab, except this slab is elevated from the soil and helps accommodate wooden structures.
Pier and Beam Foundation lifts the house or building structure with supported beams and separating it from the ground soil. This type is a common type of foundation found throughout Texas. It usually has less problems such as termites or standing water. There are different types of technics and structures used to support the buildings. Common Piers are often made with either concrete or insect free wood.