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Building in Palmetto Bluff – Understanding How Design Influences Lumber Costs

Begin a conversation around building a home for a potential client, and one of the first questions will be, "How much will it cost?" Now is not the time to ask such a question as during the interview phase of talking to prospective builders costs will be approximate and not anything a builder can commit

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Building in Palmetto Bluff: Applying New FEMA Flood Requirements to Design

Living in the lowcountry involves recognizing that your home will need elevating if you are anywhere near saltwater, as storm related flooding can be a real possibility. The height of that required elevation is derived from 3 factors: Flood DatumFEMA Flood Zone (or Base Food Elevation) where your land resides (e.g. AE13)Statutory freeboard stipulated by

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Renovating in Charleston: A Primer on Restoring a Limewash Exterior

Type "limewash Charleston SC" into any browser, and your search results will undoubtedly deliver multiple pages featuring our downtown home and office at 95 Broad Street.  The bright orange edifice of this historic building, known to local historians as The Major Peter Bocquet House, is the backdrop for many an artist's rendition or a bride's

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Palmetto Bluff: 4 New Builds Begin & Modern-Style Barn Design

My English teacher always told me to start with a good line. While we are in fact beginning 4 new home builds in Palmetto Bluff, in truth, we are building 2 + 2, being two structures on each of two lots.  One project, a home designed to replicate a modern-style barn conversion is on a lot

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