New lift technology for houses giving a big 'boost' for homeowners

New lift technology for houses giving a big 'boost' for homeowners

A Jefferson County family is taking no chances this hurricane season, and is raising their home with a technology that's brand new to the area."It doesn't put stress on the slabs, it's a lot safer, and it's a lot more efficient," says Excello President Brian Griffin.The company used a half million dollar air pressurized system to lift the home.It'll be lifted 10 feet above ground, so homeowners Eugene and Jackie Ross don't have to see their house flooded again."We went and watched different phase of (construction), and watched the processand engineering and I thought, 'this is unbelievable',' says homeowner Eugene Ross.KFDM/Fox 4's Chris Mullooly has the full report.
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