Category Archives: Cabins

The Techno Metal Post Difference

When installing helical piers, often they need to be installed deeper than the lead section is long. This allows the piers to be installed into deeper better bearing soils to support your structures properly. There are two ways to add … Continue reading

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Rocks, rocks and more rocks in Nikiski

We are getting busier and working in new areas where we are encountering different site conditions and installation challenges. On a recent job along the shores of Daniels Lake north of Nikiski, we encountered some very rocky soils. The owner … Continue reading

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Using Techno Metal Post Alaska to save a failing cabin foundation

We have had a great start to the summer season thus far. Along with our normal jobs for new decks and small additions; we have been getting quite a few calls from clients where their existing foundation is failing. Techno … Continue reading

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A foundation for a remote small cabin

This job done late last week was the toughest job thrown our way to date. The work was done over 300 miles from our “headquarters” in Homer, the job site access was challenging (to say the least) and the area … Continue reading

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A small cabin addition

The job we wrapped up today was a foundation for a small cabin addition – 24′ x 16′. It also will have a small deck off of the addition as well that I will show in a separate post since … Continue reading

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