Jun
25

Sullivans Island Modern Beach Home Remodel

Sea Island Builders recently completed this expansive two phase beach home remodel to a custom beach front home on Sullivan's Island. The total project last nearly 7 months and was completed in two phases of construction. The first phase of this custom home remodel involved the top floor of the home. The master suite resides on the...

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Apr
23

Charleston Builders

Of all the local Charleston custom builders, local Charleston custom home builder Sea Island Builders has taken several giant leaps towards building greener homes in Charleston and the surround areas of Mount Pleasant, Sullivan’s Island, and Isle of Palms. Recently accredited for their custom home at 2001 Waterway Blvd winning HGTV’s Best Beach Home...

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Apr
18

Mount Pleasant Bathroom Remodel

This Mount Pleasant bathroom remodel was completed by Sea Island Builders in just 2.5 months with the owner living at home during the process. Extra caution was taken to protect the floor and confine the dust to the construction area of the home. The project began with no drawings and...

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Apr
14

The Six Deadly Sins of Leadership

Being a leader is perhaps the hardest challenge any of us will ever face. No matter how long we work at it, practicing the right behaviors is a never-ending task. Knowing – and avoiding – the wrong ones is too. Thus, we offer the following six common leadership pitfalls...

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Apr
11

Charleston Custom Builder Building Greener

Local Charleston Custom Home Builder Sea Island Builders has taken several giant leaps towards building greener homes in Charleston and the surround areas of Mount Pleasant, Sullivan's Island, and Isle of Palms. Recently accredited for their custom home at 2001 Waterway Blvd winning HGTV's Best Beach Home award for 2012, Sea Island Builders is looking for ways to capitalize on the momentum. Sea Island Builders can now...

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Mar
13

Charleston Builder

Local Charleston builder Sea Island Builders has made one more step towards being a completely green builder in becoming an Energy Star certified Charleston builder. What does this mean...

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Mar
06

Sullivans Island Park Foundation

The Sullivan's Island Park Foundation is hosting the Second Annual Round on the Mound Fundraiser. The Nashville Songwriter's will be playing live music in this year's Round on the Mound. The event will be held at Sullivan's Island Park on April 13th, 2013, 6pm-10pm. This is THE Annual Fundraiser for your...

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Feb
13

Custom Renovation Attic Space

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Have you ever wondered what you can do with that dead space in your upstairs attic or other unfinished space? Look no further than Sea Island Builders to transform that attic into a beautiful custom renovated space...

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Jan
28

Mount Pleasant Builder Remodel

Sea Island Builders began a complete transformation of an 1954 built home located in the North Point neighborhood in Mount Pleasant. This old home had been shottily added onto by a previous builder. The interior color scheme and finishes were lackluster. Working together with an interior design and the owner, a master plan was...

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Jan
24

Daniel Island Remodel

This client came to us after seeing a new home we built on the Isle of Palms. We kept in touch and months later they came to us ready to begin work on their kitchen, living room, and unfinished attic. So where to begin? That was their question. Here's how we began this Daniel Island Remodel...

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Jan
24

Mount Pleasant Bathroom Remodel

Sea Island Builders is nearing completion on this spectacular bathroom remodel in Mount Pleasant. Updated photos are shown below. Pay special attention to the fine details in this photo. Unique finishes such as the slab seat in the shower, the slabs in the bottom of the niches, the slab threshold, and slab pediments under the...

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Jan
23

Mount Pleasant Bathroom Renovation

The owners of this lovely home in the Creekside neighborhood of Mount Pleasant, contacted Sea Island Builders in regards to their bathroom renovation project after being referred by a friend whom had previous experience in working with Sea Island Builders. The client had several issues with the old bathroom. The hardwood floors...

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Sep
24

Mount Pleasant On The Harbor Remodel

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Sea Island Builders recently completed a Mount Pleasant On the Harbor remodel and small addition to a gorgeous home that was beginning to show its age. This home was built in the 1990's and like many other in Mount Pleasant, was in need of updating. The owner's contacted Sea Island Builders after being referred by a mutual friend who...

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Sep
17

Sullivans Island Beach Renovation Atlantic Ave

Sullivans Island Beach Renovation Atlantic Ave broke ground Tuesday Sept. 4 at a beautiful beach front home on the Isle of Palms. The owners, looking to bring new life into their already fabulous home, contracted with Sea Island Builders after learning of the new features that Sea Island Builders could bring into their home. Among the features...

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Jul
19

Sea Island Builders Awarded Best Beach Home Isle of Palms

HGTV conducts an annual search across the country for the finest homes on today's market. Each year houses are nominated by realtor's across the country. This list is compiled and the homes sorted into various categories for...

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Jul
06

Isle of Palms Remodel - Under budget and on time

Here is a testimonial fresh from another happy client for whom we just completed an Isle of Palms remodel under budget and on time:

"Sea Island Builders was referred to us from our local “handyman” as a firm we should consider when remodeling our kitchen and adding a built-in bookcase and fireplace surround in our Living Room.

We met with Jeff and Jason and...

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May
23

Lowcountry Composite Siding

Sea Island Builders has come across a new product. Everlast Composite Siding and they have recently introduced a new line of siding products which prove very versatile in the conditions unique to the lowcountry...

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May
09

Preparing Your Home For Summer

Change your ceiling fan’s direction. Ceiling fans require some maintenance after winter usage.  Airflow should be sent down to produce a wind-chill effect (make the room occupants feel cooler). Most fan models have a switch above the light fixture to change blade directions. A good rule of thumb is to run your ceiling fan counter-clockwise in the...

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May
06

Charleston Roof Flashing Leaks

Here is a scenario common to many in the Charleston area:

Your house was recently reshingled. However, leaks are present near a chimney or where a lower roof meets a second story wall. You were able to get up on the roof and look around. The metal work around the chimney and...

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May
02

Green Building Overview

LEED project growth was slow in 2011, only gaining  3 percent for the year. But while LEED certification on new projects may take  longer to gain much steam, the program's retrofitting arm, LEED for Existing  Buildings: Operations and...

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