Here in the Philippines, flooding is one of the problems in many flood-prone areas. But if you own an elevated house, this is not a usual problem especially if flooding is not that worse.
Elevated Houses Provides Great Water or Mountain View!
Elevated house plans are primarily designed for homes located in flood zones. If you have a home lot in a coastal area like seaside, lake, and river, you might consider building an elevated house. Aside from flood protection, highly elevated house plan designs give you a usable space underneath for parking or storage.