Frequently Asked Questions
Does Helicon have much experience in the foundation and soil stabilization industries?
Helicon is a foundation and ground improvement expert. The company has been an industry leader for over 10 years. We are driven by a desire to be the best in the industry. In speed, safety, and quality we don't just meet the standard, we set the standard and exceed our client's expectations every step of the sinkhole repair process. We extensively train and invest in our Helicon teams, equipping them with the state-of-the-art tools and expertise needed to execute a flawless experience.
How much does a helical pile/anchor cost?
The size and shape of the shaft you need for any given application depends on the magnitude of the load capacity needed and the strength/properties of the soil you are screwing them into. Accordingly, to determine what the cost of your pile would be, we would need to know the magnitude of the load to be resisted, the application and the site-specific soils data.
What kind of training does Helicon’s staff have?
Helicon maintains a strong team of in-house contractors with advanced training. On-site workers in Helicon all undergo a rigorous training program. When a Helicon installation team arrives on your work site you can rest assured that you’ll be dealing with one of the most well trained and experienced teams in the industry.
How do I know what pile type to use for my project?
The easy answer is contact Helicon. We can analyze your project information and provide you with the pros and cons of each type of foundation as well as pricing for each option. From their we are able to provide your project with stamped foundation drawings, pile supervision, inspection and schedules, and actual pile installation.
I need a mix of helical piles and concrete piles on this job and I’d prefer to use a single vendor. Do you handle other types of foundations?
Helicon is truly a one-stop shop for all your deep foundation and soil stabilization projects. We can assist our customers with their any foundation needs.
What areas does Helicon cover?
Helicon has completed projects all over the state of Florida. We are always open to opportunities to bring our expertise to help make a project succesful.
Does Helicon provide a warranty?
We are proud to offer an industry leading firm foundation warranty on all projects completed by our staff.