When underpinning is necessary and what you should do

GoliathTech University : Tutorial 16     Is your home showing signs of sinking or settling? Are you starting to see cracks in the brick or concrete? If so, you may want to consider underpinning. This technique strengthens your foundation for better stability for a longer period of time. If you’ve noticed something off with… Read more »

Home additions: our advice for your home renovation projects

GoliathTech University : Tutorial 15     Are you considering adding an addition to your existing home? Here are some tips to help you succeed with your project. What exactly is a home addition? There are two main categories that most home addition/extension projects fall under: The first is a smaller addition such as a… Read more »

Concrete inground pool installation: important factors to consider

GoliathTech University : Tutorial 14     If you’re planning on buying an inground pool this summer, this article will help you better prepare for your project. 1. What to do before having an inground pool installed? When installing an inground pool, the first step a contractor will need to take is to have the… Read more »

Screw piles: the solution for your deck

GoliathTech University : Tutorial 13     Are you planning on building a deck for your home? If so, you probably have many questions. Like, what type of foundation would be best for my project? How long will the construction take? How much will it cost? If you’re asking yourself these questions, you’ve come to… Read more »

The difference between ground screw and screw pile

GoliathTech University : Tutorial 12     Have you ever heard of ground screws? Ever wondered what the difference is between a ground screw and a screw pile? If so, you’ve come to the right place. In the video above, our technical specialist helps you better understand the difference between these two products. Many customers… Read more »

The Best Cabin Foundation for Cold Climates

GoliathTech University : Tutorial 11     Is your next project to build a cabin foundation? Do you live in an area where the climate is so cold that it prevents any construction projects during the winter months? Lana, our technical specialist at GoliathTech, explains in this video how to consider your project in terms… Read more »

The Environmental Benefits of GoliathTech Helical Piles

GoliathTech University : Tutorial 10     A SMALLER CARBON FOOTPRINT THAN CONCRETE Today, the health of our planet and its inhabitants is more than ever a pressing concern. At GoliathTech, we take matters of the environment seriously. For starters, we’ve implemented the ISO 14001:2015 standard for excellence in environmental management to help safeguard our… Read more »

Case Study #2: Building an Elevated Structure with Helical Piles

GoliathTech University: Tutorial 9     A solid approach to your next lateral construction. There are many cases where helical piles work well for elevated structures. Let’s say you have a restaurant and want to design a terrace that is two storeys high yet is also connected to the ground. Depending on the design, it… Read more »

Case Study # 1: Building a Home Deck with Helical Piles

GoliathTech University: Tutorial 8     EXPLORE THE OPTIONS AND BENEFITS There are several ways to approach building a deck with helical piles. And your choice will be based on a range of variables such as the amount of space you have, soil type, cost, and so on. For example, a 24’ x 24’ deck… Read more »

Helical Piles Install into Most Types of Soil - Why Helical Piles are so Versatile

GoliathTech University: Tutorial 7     Helical piles have been around for almost 200 years and have supported travel via roads, rails and bridges, as well as assisted human advancements, such as telecommunications. Some lighthouses that used helical piles two centuries ago are still standing today. This is a testament to the strength and durability… Read more »