Archives: October 2011

The Carrell Group, along with The Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety, discuss FORTIFIED Construction and the advantages.

VIDEO ARTICLE – The Carrell Group’s president, Bruce Carrell, discusses disaster ready homes and construction techniques, aka: FORTIFIED® with WBTW News. Allison Dean Love, with the Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety, offers her professional insight to FORTIFIED® construction and the advantages to homeowners.

“It’s a lot more than just protecting the structure of your home. There are lot of things that you want to protect on the inside. Things that you cant replace: the memories, the photos, the things that you have spent years accumulating, you want to make sure you protect those the best you can, and protect your family as well.”  Allison Dean Love – IBHS

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The Carrell Group participates in an in-depth look at CFL bulbs.

VIDEO ARTICLE – Paula Caruso, WMBF Anchor, provides an in-depth look at Compact Fluorescent Lights. Bruce Carrell, president of The Carrell Group, helps consumers understand the applications in a home regarding these bulbs, and the large “green” benefits that small upgrades like this can make in a home. Marc Tye, VP of Conservation and Renewable Energy for Santee Cooper explains the savings of using CFL’s, and Hiren Shah, who recently completed a upgrade to CFL bulbs, speaks about his specifics savings.

The Carrell Group has been including this, and many other green building techniques, in their approach to home building.

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The Carrell Group Discusses Fortified Homes

VIDEO ARTICLE – The Carrell Group’s president, Bruce Carrell, discusses disaster resistant construction techniques on WMBF News. FORTIFIED® is the program established by the Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety in order to produce the most disaster resistant shelter, often resulting in insurance reductions.

For many years, the Carrell Group has been building with the majority of Fortified elements: Impact Glass Windows, Concrete roofs, ICF Wall systems, reinforced roof tie-down systems. Now, with some upgrades in engineering and reviews, homeowners are optimizing insurance discounts for these building methods.

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SATISFIED CLIENT

Dear Bruce, I'd like to extend my heartfelt thanks and appreciation for everything that went into our Grand Dunes' home renovation. From planning, through construction and to completion, the level of service from Carrell has been outstanding. When we first met with Grant to look at our existing home and talk about the vision, we knew with certainty we had found the right team for the job. The follow-up meeting we had with the group (you, Grant, Dayna, Richie the extraordinary group of designers...

- Mike and Kathy Holupka
Grande Dunes, Calais Section, 2014

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