In the Fall of 2010 Ambrose Homes lifted and moved a cottage located on Cape Cod Bay in Eastham. After the move was complete , a helical pier/concrete foundation was installed along with two additions.
Front view of completed project
Cottage before work started
View of cottage from Cape Cod Bay prior to move
Cottage In danger of falling into Cape Cod Bay
Cottage is lifted and placed on steel and cribbing. Existing foundation is removed.
Cottage is being moved forward using steel and cribbing
Steel under Cottage
Rear view of Cottage being moved to new location on property
View of steel supports
House sits in new location. Helical Piers are being driven to support concrete columns.
Helical Pier is driven into ground
After all Helical Piers are installed, concrete columns are poured to support the cottage.
Cottage on new new steel frame and helical pier foundation
Steel is installed to support additions to cottage
Additions being installed
Concrete columns and steel frame
Additions are complete
Steel is being installed to support new front staircase