How to Handle Heavy Objects in a Pier and Beam Home: Sleeper Sills

how to handle heavy objects in a pier and beam home

You’ve got something heavy to put in your pier and beam home like a safe, waterbed, or piano. Can your floors hold the weight? Your solution is a sleeper sill. This article explains how an extra sill beam installed in your crawl space can help solve and prevent foundation issues with weighty stuff.