Posts Tagged ‘restoration’

White Point Gardens Bandstand Renovations

Monday, June 9th, 2014

WPG Bandstand Before

WPG Bandstand Before

Owners Name City of Charleston
Contract Amount $386,500.00
Project Completion February 2010

WPG Bandstand After

Project Details
This project consisted of the lowering and reconstruction of the podium supporting the existing bandstand, sandblasting and painting of the existing arches, columns, and handrails, and the fabrication and installation of new handrails.

Our Lady of Mercy Church – Fire Damage Repairs

Sunday, November 15th, 2009

Architectural Firm Cummings & McCrady, Inc.
Architect Mr. Jerry English (843) 577-5063
Contract Amount $381,118
Project Completion 2003
Project Description
Interior and exterior repairs to a fire damaged historic church including structural repairs to floor system, new plaster on existing brick walls, repairs to wood truss and new plaster ceiling, new oak floors, refinishing of pews and alter furnishings, all new electric service and wiring, limited plumbing, repairs to soup kitchen cabinets and equipment, exterior historic brick pointing, complete repair of 12 foot high double hung historic windows and total sash replacement, interior and exterior historic woodwork repair/replacement, interior and exterior painting, new concrete rear stairs and platform.

Our Lady of Mercy Church after fire

Our Lady of Mercy Church after fire

After Reconstruction

After Restoration

Cannon Street Fire Tower

Saturday, October 24th, 2009

Owners Name City of Charleston Parks Department
Owners Representative Mr. Bill Turner (843) 724-7300
Architect Craig Bennett RSE, Inc. (843) 722-1992
Contract Amount $142,050.00
Project Completion 2006
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Project Description
The renovation of a significant Charleston, SC landmark fire tower, including:

  • removal, repair or reproduction of deteriorated decorative and structural steel
  • new wood flooring
  • copper roof replacement
  • new corrugated sheet metal siding
  • sandblasting and painting of the tower and steel leg supports
  • the lifting and reattachment of the restored top portion of the tower to its original location on top of the four legs at 65 feet above ground
Before Renovation

Davidson Building Renovation – at King & George Streets

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

Owners Name: 319 King, LLC
Owners Representative: Mr. Josh Lowder (843) 576-9366
Architect: Tara Ramano / Neil Stevenson Architects, Inc. (843) 853-8800
Contract Amount: $2.9 Million
Description: Renovation of historic building into 7 luxury condominium units.  Major structural work performed to lower the existing second floor and add a third floor to building, including:

  • addition of exterior rooftop decks
  • removing the old roof and providing multiple level roofs on the new third floor (while 1st floor retail shops remained open)
  • structural framing repair
  • structural steel reinforcing
  • structural brick repair and re-pointing
  • exterior woodwork repairs to match existing trim
  • all new HVAC, electrical, plumbing
  • insulation and drywall
  • historic window restoration
  • new door and window hardware and installation
  • concrete coatings
  • historic stair reproduction
  • interior finishes throughout
Davidson Building Condominium

Davidson Building Condominium

Baker House at 55 Ashley Avenue

Saturday, September 5th, 2009

Owners Representative: Mr. Gordon Rice
Contract Amount: $1,027,000.00
Project Completion: 2006
Description: Exterior renovation of historic building, including:

  • renovation to brick facade
  • repair pre-cast concrete headers, sills and copings
  • rebuild brick stairs
  • rake out and re-point all exterior brick
  • special deep brick pointing full brick width
  • install new ties to anchor brick veneer
  • repair / replace wood framing and wood trim
  • sandblasting and painting of exterior steel stairs
  • exterior painting of woodwork
  • replace roof flashing and shingles

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Baker House - Charleston, SC