What’s covered under FEMA grants

Submitted by wamovers / Aug - 25 - 2016 / Uncategorized / Comments Off on What’s covered under FEMA grants

 

 What’s covered under FEMA grants

The following is a list of what’s covered under FEMA grants:

  1. Pre-Design: Soil test, elevation certificate, survey to determine your current site conditions and parameters
  2. Engineering/architectural design (Historic review): A licensed architect and engineer to provide plans and specifications to meet proper guidelines to conform to feta guidelines and state and town requirements.
  3. Lift and set down – roll off/on if necessary: Lift and set down of the home onto a new foundation at the new required elevation once a new suitable foundation is provided.
  4. Demo/build foundation: To occur once the house is lifted a new foundation will be prepared as per the approved set of plans.
  5. Flood vents – if required (Be careful w/net free area): As per engineer/architect plans flood vents will be installed to meet the net free area.
  6. Stairs/utility stands/lift if prescribed by DR: New stairs will be constructed to meet the new elevation of the home along with the reconnect of the utilities to meet the new elevations.
  7. Landscape repair/SOD if needed: The repair of landscaping and SOD if as needed due to construction.
  8. Sidewalk sections if removed for elevation: Replace sidewalk and or sections of walkway that may be removed as necessary to complete the lift and set down and reconstruction

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