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Galveston County: CDBG-MIT Program

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P3 Completes 1st Brazoria County HMGP Reconstruction Home and Lifts 11 [Press Release]

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ASK MIDGE – My home is large. Will it be impossible to elevate? [FAQs]

  My home is large. Will it be impossible to elevate? Our team members have elevated and moved large and complicated structures like lighthouses, convenience stores, and multi-level homes over 6,000 sq ft. We’ve successfully lifted large homes over 17 feet Read More …

Ask Midge: Is home elevation a good investment? [FAQs]

Removing your home from the risk of flooding is a sound investment. Flood insurance premiums are greatly reduced. Home elevation is less costly than rebuilding and may eliminate costs for sewer pipe retrofit, foundation leveling, and other repairs or maintenance Read More …

Nassau Bay: FEMA Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA) Home Elevation Program

Brazoria CountyBrazoria County Hazard Mitigation Grant Program Brazoria County Grant News Flooding vs. Elevation – Brazoria County Under Construction – Brazoria County Gallery Project GalleriesLow-Lift Elevation High Lift Elevation Large Home Elevation Pier & Beam Elevation Driveways, Garages, & Breezeways Read More ...

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT – 279 Waltons Way Seguin, TX

Outsmarting The Guadalupe River With Style This is a beautiful large square foot home located at 279 Waltons Way, Seguin, TX. This combination pier & beam/slab home sits in close proximity to the Guadalupe River in Seguin, Texas. P3 lifted Read More ...

ASK MIDGE: Can I elevate if I have a cracked slab? [FAQs]

Most homes have cracks in the slab. Our team identifies the slab condition, manages the variables, and provides solutions. This IS NOT a barrier to home elevation. P3 precision and engineering ensures long-term durability and a structural warranty. Click for Read More ...

Brazoria County Texas – Flooding vs. Elevation [Infographic]

When Flood Mitigation Becomes Necessity According to the Brazoria County Emergency Management Department, approximately two-thirds of the County’s population was affected by the 2016 flooding in some manner. FEMA HMGP Home Elevation Grant Funds Are Still Available - Some Homeowners Read More ...

Fort Bend County Texas – Flooding vs. Elevation [Infographic]

When Flood Mitigation Becomes Necessity Much of the land area in the City of Simonton lies within the 100-year flood plain as defined on FEMA Flood Insurance Rate Maps. Increased Frequency Recent years have yielded more flooding, with increased volume Read More ...

PLANET THREE ELEVATION LIFTS HOMES IN BRAZORIA COUNTY, TEXAS [Press Release]

Brazoria CountyBrazoria County Hazard Mitigation Grant Program Brazoria County Grant News Flooding vs. Elevation – Brazoria County Under Construction – Brazoria County Gallery Project GalleriesLow-Lift Elevation High Lift Elevation Large Home Elevation Pier & Beam Elevation Driveways, Garages, & Breezeways Read More ...

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT – 5003 Braeswood Blvd – Meyerland, TX

Stopping The Cycle Of Flooding At Bray's Bayou This is a beautiful large square foot home located at 5003 S. Braeswood Blvd., Houston, TX. Residing in the Meyerland area, this home has been susceptible to repeated flooding from its location Read More ...

Flood Mitigation in Brazoria County

A Resilient Community Lake Jackson P3 Customer Dave Ramsey Brazoria County is no stranger to flooding in recent years. Record Brazos and San Bernard River levels following Hurricane Harvey and other heavy rain events have been a repeated threat to Read More ...

Living High and Dry Near Brays Bayou Houston, TX

Living High and Dry Near Brays Bayou Houston, TX It hasn't been easy. But, residents in Bellaire, Meyerland, Robindell, and Westbury are beginning to recover from years of repeated flooding.  The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Harris County Flood Control Read More ...

Flood Recovery And Home Elevation in Jersey Village

Flood Recovery And Home Elevation in Jersey Village, Texas During the Tax Day Floods, 238 homes were flooded in Jersey Village. When the community was awarded $3.3 million in FEMA grants for home elevation, Planet Three Elevation joined the team Read More ...

What About Elevating My Porch, Patio, or Deck?

What About My Porch, Patio, or Deck? We often share beautiful photos highlighting the front view of the homes we've elevated. The front of the home is usually the first thing you think of when you wonder how it might Read More ...

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT – 2 Tiel Way River Oaks, TX – 6000 sq ft Elevation

Raising An Architectural Gem In River Oaks Texas 2 Tiel Way is an architectural gem created by renowned architect, Christopher Robertson. Located in River Oaks, in the heart of Houston, Texas, and overlooking Buffalo Bayou, it was one of our Read More ...

What we learned from the 2020 Hurricane Season

What we learned from the 2020 Hurricane Season Unpredictable. That's one word that comes to mind when you look at this 2020 hurricane season map. It has been full of twists and turns. East Texas and Louisiana coastline were visited Read More ...

Why A Local Home Elevation Team Matters

EXPERIENCED IN-HOUSE LOCAL A LOCAL TEAM MATTERS Some elevation contractors use an amalgamation of resources from various companies and subcontractors, many of whom are from out of town and travel to projects. They may not bring equipment that is suitable Read More ...

Contractor Checklist For Hiring Home Elevation Experts

Your home investment matters. When it comes to finding the right contractor for your home elevation or reconstruction, there are a lot of important things to consider. Our Home Elevation Contractor Checklist will give you the right questions to ask Read More ...

Infographic – Learn About Planet Three

We proudly raise, reconstruct, and build homes in: Guadalupe County | Harris County | Ft. Bend County Galveston County | Aransas County | Brazoria County Liberty County | Montgomery County | Jefferson County Orange County | Chambers County | Hardin County Waller County Read More ...

How To Keep Your Family’s Home Safe From Flooding

Peace of Mind With Home Elevation Through flood prevention and post-flood recovery construction, our team members have been providing peace of mind to families across the United States for over 25 years. We know that memories make the home. That's Read More ...

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT – 5 ft Home Elevation – Lake Jackson, TX

  View P3’s home elevation project just south of Houston in Lake Jackson, Texas. After flooding in 2016, P3 helped this Brazoria County family by elevating this family’s 2,607 SF slab home 5 feet. When Hurricane Harvey flooded their neighborhood Read More …

BEFORE AND AFTER – 16.6ft Slab Home Elevation

  View a P3’s FEMA Grant home elevation project in Seguin, Texas. Planet Three Elevation helped by elevating this family’s 1,970SF slab home 16.6 feet to keep them high and dry forever. 1,970SF slab home 16.6 ft elevation Slab on Read More …

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT – 3.5 ft Slab Home Elevation – Jersey Village, Texas

  View P3’s recent FEMA Grant home elevation project just outside of Houston in Jersey Village, Texas. Planet Three Elevation helped by elevating this family’s 2500 SF slab home 3.5 feet to keep them high and dry forever. TEXAS FEMA Read More …

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT – 4 ft Slab Home Elevation – Meyerland, Texas

  View P3’S recent home elevation project just outside of Houston in Meyerland, Texas. Planet Three Elevation helped by elevating this family’s 2300 SF slab home four feet to keep them high and dry forever. TEXAS HOME ELEVATION PROJECT HIGHLIGHT Read More …

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT – 5 ft Grant Elevation – Jersey Village, Texas

View P3’S recent FEMA grant home elevation project just outside of Houston in Jersey Village, Texas. This home elevation was sponsored by the City of Jersey Village through a FEMA Home Elevation Grant. P3 Elevation helped by elevating this family’s Read More …

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT – 3 ft Elevation – Friendswood, Texas

View P3’S recent flood home elevation project just outside of Houston in Friendswood, Texas. This home is located by Clear Creek where the neighborhood was significantly flooded by Hurricane Harvey. P3 Elevation helped by elevating this family’s home three feet Read More …

Peace of Mind Season

Floodproof your home against every storm. (Original article published May 2020 – Updated May 2021) Flooding costs are measured in heartache and hard dollars. According to FloodSmart.gov, just one inch of water can cause $25,000 worth of damage to your Read More …

P3 Homes – Lovell Park Development in Dickinson, Texas

(Original publish date May 2020 - Updated May 2021) P3's Lovell Park housing development in Dickinson, Texas provides above-the-floodplain elevated home construction to replace repetitively disrupted housing in the city from flooding. P3 is a designated FEMA reconstruction and elevation contractor. Read More ...

Hurricane Preparedness Week 2020

    Now is the time to prepare. Despite the pandemic, Hurricane Season begins June 1st. Wind, rain, rising water, and flooding is coming. Please take time to be ready. Here are a few tips provided by the City of Read More …

Saving Your Business From Flooding – Permanently

  There are many cases that can be made in favor of various types of flood mitigation for your business. Some commercial locations might need only drainage changes, but others might not have the ability to mitigate in these smaller Read More …

REMINDER: Harvey households covered by FEMA group flood insurance should prepare now to buy standard flood insurance by Oct. 24, 2020

Harvey households covered by FEMA group flood insurance should prepare now to buy standard flood insurance by Oct. 24 While our country has been focused on important health issues, on February 26th, 2020 FEMA announced that Harvey households covered by Read More …

FEMA Extends Grace Period for Flood Insurance Renewal Premiums

FEMA Extends Grace Period for Flood Insurance Renewal Premiums Release date: March 29, 2020 Release Number: HQ-20-040 WASHINGTON – FEMA continues to take proactive steps to address the COVID-19 pandemic.  To help serve its National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) customers Read More …

Watch a home lifted 17 feet near the Guadalupe River in Seguin, Texas

In some areas, lifting your home may mean a few feet of elevation. There are homeowners, especially in areas like Seguin, Texas who face the more imminent threat of unpredictable rising water levels during a storm event. In this case, Read More ...