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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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The Carrell Group Discusses Hurricane Proof Building Materials

VIDEO ARTICLE – The Carrell Group’s president, Bruce Carrell, discusses hurricane / disaster resistant building materials and construction techniques (FORTIFIED ®) with WMBF News Meteorologist, Marla Branson. 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 high majority of Fortified elements: Impact Glass Windows, Concrete roofs, ICF Wall systems, reinforced roof tie-down systems.

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10 Reasons To Buy A Home

Original Source: Wall Street Journal Online

Enough with the doom and gloom about homeownership.

Sure, maybe there’s more pain to come in the housing market. But when Time magazine starts running covers that declare “Owning a home may no longer make economic sense,” it’s time to say: Enough is enough. This is what “capitulation” looks like. Everyone has given up

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Testimonial: Florence Estate, 18,000 sf Home

We work hard to meet our client’s expectations, and this hard work has rewarded us with many kind compliments from satisfied homeowners speaking to their level of satisfaction with our work. Many of these clients are proud to show-off the custom homes they have built with us, by kindly inviting us to photograph them. Our portfolio features images of Carrell Group homes and examples of our construction work.

“I understand that you are in the process of updating Carrell homes web site. I am pleased to add that it

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Carrell Group Wins First Place In International ICF Competition

Carrell Group’s Florence, South Carolina project was recently recognized as one of the most innovative ICF projects in the country. The honor was presented as part of the ICF Builder Awards, an international competition designed to showcase the advantages of building with Insulated Concrete Forms (ICFs). Carrell Group was awarded first place in the “Unlimited Residential Division.” Projects are recognized for outstanding innovation, quality and craftsmanship in ICF construction

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SATISFIED CLIENT

We are very happy owners of our new Carrell home! We selected Carrell among several local builders, and were particularly impressed by how many homeowners from other Carrell homes allowed access to be able to see the various end products as we were making our decision. That spoke volumes about the relationship the Carrell team develops with their clients, and the quality and pride of their workmanship. We were able to fully customize our home to our tastes, and we found the Carrell team to have a...

- Doug and Maureen Ralph
Grande Dunes, February 2013

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