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Water Damage Restoration & Repair Charleston, Summerville & Mt. Pleasant

2015-02-20T15:51:21+00:00

From initial contact, to your free water damage restoration estimate, to completion of the Charleston water restoration project, our team of experienced water restoration professionals are fully-equipped and ready to help handle your home’s water damage repair, cleanup and restoration needs. Once we provide you with our free written estimate, we will use specialized, hi-tech equipment to begin the assessment of the amount of water damage and identify any and all potential water hazards. Once our professionals evaluate the damage, the water removal and damage repair process will begin. Using advanced drying techniques and state-of-the-art drying and dehumidification equipment—such as air movers and water extractors—our certified water [...]

Water Damage Restoration & Repair Charleston, Summerville & Mt. Pleasant 2015-02-20T15:51:21+00:00

Introducing Charleston Additions: Home Additions, Home Remodeling, Renovations, Construction Consulting, & New Construction

2015-03-08T17:06:26+00:00

Thinking of buying a new home? Don’t. Why buy a new home when you can simply add on to your existing home? Home additions are a perfect way to add extra space to your home without having to go through trouble of actually buying a new home, not to mention cheaper. In fact, studies show that you will be able to recover most, if not all, the costs of a home addition if you ever go to sell your home. Additionally, adding a new living space means that you get to design it to your standards–just as you’ve dreamed it up. If you [...]

Introducing Charleston Additions: Home Additions, Home Remodeling, Renovations, Construction Consulting, & New Construction 2015-03-08T17:06:26+00:00

First Team Fire & Smoke Damage Restoration Charleston

2015-03-08T17:05:34+00:00

First Team Fire Restoration, a First Team Construction company, is a full service Charleston, SC fire & smoke restoration cleanup & repair company that utilizes state of the art equipment and a great process so that we can make it as seamless for you as possible. We are available promptly when you need help and are here to provide you with answers to any questions you will have along the way. Our team specializes in restoring your property so that we may minimize any inconvenience when a fire and smoke problem should occur. We understand how a fire can be both emotionally upsetting and [...]

First Team Fire & Smoke Damage Restoration Charleston 2015-03-08T17:05:34+00:00

How to Choose the Best Type of Flooring for Your Charleston Family Home

2018-01-18T23:08:23+00:00

When you are getting ready to decorate your new home, one of the first decisions you will need to make is the type of flooring you want. The floor is a major focal point in all homes, so it is important that you choose carefully. Before making a final flooring selection, you may want to keep a few things in mind: Is the Color of the Floor a Priority? Some people get very excited at the thought of having a multitude of color in their homes, and their flooring is no exception. Many homes have flooring in a rainbow of colors [...]

How to Choose the Best Type of Flooring for Your Charleston Family Home 2018-01-18T23:08:23+00:00

To Fix or Replace: How to Deal With Damaged Windows in Your Home

2015-02-20T15:37:26+00:00

If you notice a decrease in the efficiency of your windows, it may be time to consider a window replacement. However, there are some instances when you can get by with just exchanging a few windows. Here are some ways to increase window efficiency without having to exchange all of your windows: Check to See How Many Windows are Inefficient The first thing you can do to increase your window efficiency is to take an inventory of how many of your windows are damaged or in disrepair. To check, you can go around your house to check for drafts. If you [...]

To Fix or Replace: How to Deal With Damaged Windows in Your Home 2015-02-20T15:37:26+00:00

Winter Pipe Dilemma: How to Fix a Frozen Water Pipe

2018-01-18T23:08:23+00:00

With winter weather steadily approaching, one major concern of homeowners is the possibility of frozen water pipes. Frozen water pipes can be really inconvenient, but they can also do very expensive damage to your home’s plumbing. If you notice that your water is not running very well, or even at all, you may have a frozen pope. Here are some ways you may be able to repair the pipe yourself: Find the Pipe that is Frozen One of the first things you need to do is to locate the section of pipe that has frozen. If you only have one faucet [...]

Winter Pipe Dilemma: How to Fix a Frozen Water Pipe 2018-01-18T23:08:23+00:00

EPA Lead-Safe Certified Renovation Firm in Charleston

2018-01-18T23:08:23+00:00

First Team Construction, Inc., Charleston's first choice in home remodeling and new  construction, today announces its certification as a United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Lead-Safe Renovation Firm. As a lead-safe firm, First Team will work to minimize lead dust from home renovation activities, as required by the Lead Renovation, Repair, and Painting (RRP) Rule, to protect the public and its clientele. What is Lead? According to the EPA, "Lead is a naturally occurring element found in small amounts in the earth’s crust. While it has some beneficial uses, it can be toxic to humans and animals causing of health effects." Who Is At [...]

EPA Lead-Safe Certified Renovation Firm in Charleston 2018-01-18T23:08:23+00:00

Tips for Building a New Home in Charleston

2018-01-18T23:08:23+00:00

Are you looking to build a new home in the Charleston, SC area? Here are a few things to consider before you get started: Footing Are footings continuous under all foundation walls? Do they have two or more steel re-bar? Foundation Is foundation plumb and square? Does wall thickness correspond with code requirements with respect to backfill height? Does yard slope away from foundation? Footings Are footings continuous under all foundation walls? Do they have two or more steel re-bars? Is foundation plumb and square? Does wall thickness correspond with code requirements with respect to backfill height? Refer to local code! [...]

Tips for Building a New Home in Charleston 2018-01-18T23:08:23+00:00

How To Clean a Deck In 8 Easy Steps

2014-11-17T11:46:06+00:00

All decks even low maintenance decks require regular cleaning to keep looking and performing well. Over time leaves, dirt, mold, and mildew will create a film over an outdoor deck that looks ugly and can be slippery. Most people give their deck at least one good cleaning every Spring. Depending on the amount of dirt and leaves in your area you may need to clean the deck more frequently. We recommend using a green deck cleaner, such as Simple Green. 1). There are several good products on the market. 2). Remove all furniture, grills, and objects from the deck. 3). Sweep the [...]

How To Clean a Deck In 8 Easy Steps 2014-11-17T11:46:06+00:00

4 Ideas for Perfect Kitchen Remodeling

2018-01-18T23:08:24+00:00

4 Ideas for Perfect Kitchen Remodeling Kitchen remodeling has captured the attention of homeowners, as more and more people want to fit in all their appliances together and at the same time, make it look beautiful. It’s also one of the first places to start if you’re intending on flipping your home. The main factor to consider is that it should be as convenient as possible and should make the best possible use of the available space. Some clever ideas that have been applied while remodeling a kitchen are mentioned below: > First Team Construction - Kitchen Remodeling Charleston, SC 1. [...]

4 Ideas for Perfect Kitchen Remodeling 2018-01-18T23:08:24+00:00