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SERVPRO® is your one-stop shop for residential construction. The last thing you want to worry about when you need home restoration is contacting and managing multiple repair crews in your home, which can be time consuming, disorganized, and expensive. With one phone call, our highly trained professionals will oversee your project from start to finish.We offer all services needed to get your home constructed. This includes inspection and estimating, mitigation, restoration and reconstruction. In addition to these services, we offer premium services for dust control and protection from COVID-19 and other contaminants using our proprietary, EPA-registered products. We are competent and experienced and believe in delivering quality workmanship, so your house will feel like home. We’ll work with your insurance company to restore your home to help make it “Like it never even happened.”

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If you’re a business owner, construction repairs to your facility need to be handled quickly with the least amount of downtime to your daily business functions.SERVPRO will help you get a team of commercial construction repair professionals on the job.

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Single Contact

Seamless communication is the key to any successful home restoration project. SERVPRO will be your advocate from start to finish so you don’t have to manage multiple repair teams.

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Expedited Restoration Process

Because we’re a one-stop shop, the construction project to your home will go much quicker due to our ability to coordinate construction work at the same time we’re mitigating.

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Quality Workmanship

You can be proud of the results we deliver because our passion is to give you quality workmanship with attention to every detail.

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SERVPRO’s Clean Build Technology

Designed to protect you and your home. We offer premium services using EPA-registered products for dust control, viral pathogen protection (including COVID-19) and other contaminants.

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On-Time & On-Budget

Our professional construction service providers work with your insurance company to restore your home to its pre-damaged condition in a way that helps minimize downtime.

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Easier Insurance Claims Process

SERVPRO will help you navigate the insurance claims process and coordinate the necessary paperwork for a quicker, easier experience.

Steps in Our Residential Construction Process

Every home construction project is unique and customized for you, no matter if it is a remodel or repairs in connection with insurance claims. This information is meant to help you understand your role in your project, as well as the roles for us, your insurance company, adjusters and your mortgage company. Your participation in making certain decisions about your work will have an impact on your costs and the schedule, but we are here with you each step of the way.

Pre-Construction Phase

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Approval

Before starting any home construction project, it’s important to do your homework. If you need approvals from a homeowners’ or condominium owners’ association, that must be done pr...

Before starting any home construction project, it’s important to do your homework. If you need approvals from a homeowners’ or condominium owners’ association, that must be done prior to the work. If construction is the result of an insurance claim, you will need to verify coverage and any limitations of coverage such as deductible amounts and replacement cost.

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Estimates and Finalizing the Estimate

We use the Xactimate estimating software for all construction projects and will provide a copy of your estimate as an attachment to your Construction Work Authorization.

We use the Xactimate estimating software for all construction projects and will provide a copy of your estimate as an attachment to your Construction Work Authorization.

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Deposits and Progress Payments

We provide you with a Deposit and Draw Schedule as an attachment to your Construction Work Authorization. Please note that failure to make progress payments may hold up your projec...

We provide you with a Deposit and Draw Schedule as an attachment to your Construction Work Authorization. Please note that failure to make progress payments may hold up your project. This includes the payment of the deposit (depending on state law).

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Mortgage Companies

If you have a mortgage on your home, some lenders and insurance companies may issue “multiple party” checks that include you, your mortgage company, and us. This will require you ...

If you have a mortgage on your home, some lenders and insurance companies may issue “multiple party” checks that include you, your mortgage company, and us. This will require you to contact your mortgage company.

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Material Selections and Changes

Taking the time to research and select the materials such as carpet, tile, flooring, etc. as soon as possible can yield significant time savings over the duration of the project as...

Taking the time to research and select the materials such as carpet, tile, flooring, etc. as soon as possible can yield significant time savings over the duration of the project as some items may have long lead times.

Signing the Construction Work Authorization Document

Construction Phase

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Scheduling Tradesmen

Arranging access to your home and communicating scheduling constraints, for both us and tradesmen, is critical to an efficiently run construction project. Coordinating schedules b...

Arranging access to your home and communicating scheduling constraints, for both us and tradesmen, is critical to an efficiently run construction project. Coordinating schedules between tradesmen and homeowners are the most common reason for project delays.

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Weekly Communication

We will contact you at least weekly during the construction phase to provide information on the status of your project. Please be sure to notify us of the best times and method for...

We will contact you at least weekly during the construction phase to provide information on the status of your project. Please be sure to notify us of the best times and method for communicating with you.

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Inspecting Work-In-Progress

If your project requires several different activities such as carpet, flooring, drywall, painting, etc., it is important that you look at each phase of the work as it completes to ...

If your project requires several different activities such as carpet, flooring, drywall, painting, etc., it is important that you look at each phase of the work as it completes to make sure any issues are identified quickly and addressed.

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Supplements

An unforeseen issue can sometimes arise after the project is started that will result in additional costs. For example, the discovery of additional damage that could not be seen un...

An unforeseen issue can sometimes arise after the project is started that will result in additional costs. For example, the discovery of additional damage that could not be seen until demolition was underway. While we try to anticipate some of these kinds of occurrences, we cannot foresee all of them. In such cases, we will work with your insurance company to see if this issue can be added as a “supplemental” to your claim. However, you may need to sign a Change Order to cover the additional cost.

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Change Orders

Customers sometimes want to change or upgrade the materials used in their project after the initial estimate has been accepted. We will try to work with you to incorporate these ...

Customers sometimes want to change or upgrade the materials used in their project after the initial estimate has been accepted. We will try to work with you to incorporate these changes into your project. However, once we start work on your project, we cannot make changes that impact ordered materials or structural changes.

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Progress Payments

If the cost of your project is estimated at more than $10,000, you may be asked to make interim payments as your project progresses. For insurance related work it is important to ...

If the cost of your project is estimated at more than $10,000, you may be asked to make interim payments as your project progresses. For insurance related work it is important to maintain close contact with your adjuster and mortgage company, if applicable, to ensure payments are made promptly or work on your project may be delayed or stopped.

Post-Construction Phase

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Construction Standards

Our professionals adhere to the National Association of Homebuilders Residential Construction Performance Guidelines for Professional Builders & Remodelers Fifth edition. If issues...

Our professionals adhere to the National Association of Homebuilders Residential Construction Performance Guidelines for Professional Builders & Remodelers Fifth edition. If issues with work quality are identified quickly as the repairs are made during the project, the walk-through should be a simple confirmation of the work performed and final sign-off.

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Certificate of Completion

Once all work has been completed you will be asked to sign this document acknowledging that the work is complete and meets industry standards.

Once all work has been completed you will be asked to sign this document acknowledging that the work is complete and meets industry standards.

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Final Payment

At the end of the project if there are deemed to be any items that are incomplete (e.g. back ordered light fixtures or minor completion items), you may withhold an amount equal to ...

At the end of the project if there are deemed to be any items that are incomplete (e.g. back ordered light fixtures or minor completion items), you may withhold an amount equal to 150% of the reasonable value of those items from the final payment to us. This payment will be paid to us upon completion of those items.

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Can SERVPRO perform the fire/water restoration and construction services?

Yes, SERVPRO can fix your fire/water damage and reconstruct any areas extensively damaged. Having just one point of contact through the entire process is best, saving you worry and stress. The continuity of having someone who is familiar with every detail of your project from beginning to end is a huge benefit of working with SERVPRO.

Will I need construction services after a fire or water damage event?

SERVPRO aims to restore your home or business to its original state before any damage occurred. While construction services are not always required, the severity of the damage will determine the necessity. We will clearly communicate the extent of damage assessed and the remediation and construction plan with you before work begins.

Will I have to be home all the time?

No, you do not need to be present while we work to repair your home. We will communicate regularly with you about the timeline and current stage of the project, so you are aware of the activities occurring on any given day.

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How do you answer tell me about yourself in construction? ›

Interview question 1 – “Tell us about yourself”

You can talk about relevant work experience, useful skills you picked up on the way, and any work-related achievements you're proud of. You can also say a bit about what drew you to construction, and why you want to work for that employer.

Why do you want to work in the construction industry answer? ›

The satisfaction of seeing your work develop in front of your eyes is one of the most fulfilling aspects of working in construction. You can watch a building transform and grow into the finished product, knowing you have made an important and lasting contribution to the landscape.

Why should we hire you answer best? ›

Show that you have skills and experience to do the job and deliver great results. You never know what other candidates offer to the company. But you know you: emphasize your key skills, strengths, talents, work experience, and professional achievements that are fundamental to getting great things done on this position.

How do I prepare for a contractor interview? ›

Some examples include:
  1. How much do you know about this position?
  2. What interests you about the job?
  3. What experience or skills do you have that makes you right for this job?
  4. Tell me about/why did you leave your last contract?
  5. What interests you about this company?
  6. When have you had the opportunity to show initiative?

What should I say in an interview introduction? ›

When interviewing in person, be prepared to introduce yourself to the person who greets you, mentioning your name, the time your interview is scheduled, and who you're scheduled to meet with. Greet the hiring manager by stating your name and letting them know it's a pleasure to meet them.

How do you introduce yourself to a construction company? ›

Tell me about yourself? SUGGESTED ANSWER: “I am a professional, hardworking and resilient civil engineer who takes great pride in not only the quality of work I produce, but also the consistently high standards I aim to achieve for my employer.

What are your strengths construction? ›

Along with physical strength, construction workers must have hand-eye coordination and dexterity. Construction jobs require sitting, lying, and standing for long hours. Limb coordination is needed to move both arms and legs quickly and accurately in any environment. Construction work also requires excellent eyesight.

What should I expect at a construction interview? ›

General questions
  • Why do you want to work in construction?
  • How important is safety to you while on the job?
  • How familiar are you with the role and its responsibilities?
  • What about this specific role is appealing to you?
  • Why should we hire you?
  • What sets you apart from other candidates for the job?

What qualities make you a good candidate? ›

Desired Candidate Attributes
  • Leadership. Even in entry-level positions, most employers look for evidence of leadership qualities. ...
  • Teamwork. ...
  • Communication and Interpersonal Skills. ...
  • Analytical Skills. ...
  • Dependability and a Strong Work Ethic. ...
  • Maturity and a Professional Attitude. ...
  • Adaptability and Flexibility. ...
  • Good Personality.

What can you bring to the company? ›

Think about: your enthusiasm for the profession and the employer and your desire to make your mark. your personal qualities, such as your drive and willingness to learn. the skills the employer seeks and how you have demonstrated them in the past – your answer should show why you would be competent in the job.

What makes a great contractor? ›

They are trustworthy – A good contractor must be trustworthy in every aspect of their work – your home is a major asset and you shouldn't trust its care to just anyone. While it's sometimes tough to know who to trust, use your best judgement to determine if your contractor has the integrity your home deserves.

What are three responsibilities of the main contractor? ›

In general terms, a contractor is responsible for planning, leading, executing, supervising and inspecting a building construction project. The responsibility extends from the beginning to the end of the project, regardless of its scope.

What are the 2 methods of selecting a contractor? ›

Suggested methods include: Regularly solicit bids from all responsible contractors who have expressed interest in receiving informal bids, or. Select contractors on a rotating basis from a pool of responsible contractors able to perform such work.

What is your strongest point in an interview answer? ›

Possible Answer:

My strengths are that I am patient and self-confident. I am ready to take up the challenges and complete tasks timely.

What is your strongest answer? ›

You can say that your greatest strength is:
  • Creativity.
  • Originality.
  • Open-mindedness.
  • Detail-oriented.
  • Curiosity.
  • Flexibility.
  • Versatility.

What do you say in a 1 minute introduction for an interview? ›

Talk about the skills you possess that are needed by the company. Discuss how your past pattern of accomplishments will likely continue with this company. Finally, stress your interest in the company, why you think it would be a great place to work and do so with enthusiasm. Let them know you really want the job!

How can I impress my introduction in interview? ›

A Quick Guide On How To Introduce Yourself In An Interview
  1. Start by researching the company and your interviewers.
  2. Dress appropriately for the interview.
  3. Avoid distractions and keep eye contact.
  4. Be confident and comfortable.
  5. Be aware of body language.
  6. Prepare what to say.
  7. Rehearse your introduction with a friend.

How can I professionally introduce myself? ›

Personal commercial template
  1. Greeting: Hello, my name is (name). ...
  2. Goal: I am looking for (internship/full-time position) at (employer name).
  3. Interest/passion: I am interested in (interests related to the company/industry).
  4. Strengths: I have many skills to contribute including (strengths) and (skills).

How do you introduce yourself briefly? ›

A self-introduction should include your name and occupation (or desired occupation) and key facts that will help you make an impression on the person you're communicating with. In a few sentences, cover the most important things others need to know about you.

How do you introduce yourself at the beginning? ›

If the introduction is formal, say "Hello, I'm [first name][last name]." If it's informal, say "Hi, I'm [first name]. Immediately after you've stated your name, ask for the other person's name by saying "What's your name?" in a pleasant tone.

What are 5 responsibilities of a construction worker? ›

Construction Worker Responsibilities:

Preparing construction sites, materials, and tools. Loading and unloading of materials, tools, and equipment. Removing debris, garbage, and dangerous materials from sites. Assembling and breaking down barricades, temporary structures, and scaffolding.

How can I improve my construction skills? ›

How to improve construction skills
  1. Keep up to date with new construction technology. Follow the latest technology trends by reading online or print resources, such as trade magazines or journals. ...
  2. Master different construction techniques. ...
  3. Maintain physical fitness.
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What skills and qualities do you need for construction? ›

The top non-technical skills construction employers seek
  • A problem-solving mindset. ...
  • Communication skills. ...
  • Building relationships and a reputation in a team environment. ...
  • Influencing skills. ...
  • Commercial awareness. ...
  • Organisation and time management. ...
  • Adaptability and flexibility.

What are the 10 most common interview questions and answers? ›

10 most common interview questions and answers
  • Tell me about yourself.
  • What attracted you to our company?
  • Tell me about your strengths.
  • What are your weaknesses?
  • Where do you see yourself in five years?
  • Tell me about a time where you encountered a business challenge?

What skills do you need to be a construction worker? ›

Here are 11 key skills you need to succeed as a construction worker on any job site:
  • Ability to operate tools and machinery. ...
  • Familiarity with safety protocols. ...
  • Trade-specific skills. ...
  • Proficiency in math and reading. ...
  • Comfortable with technology. ...
  • Strength and stamina. ...
  • Hand-eye coordination and dexterity. ...
  • Memory.
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What motivate you for this job? ›

Good Answers to the Tricky Interview Question "What Motivates You?"
  • learning new things.
  • acquiring new skills.
  • meeting deadlines, goals and targets.
  • coaching others.
  • improving processes, finding ways to solving problems.
  • leading a team or being a part of a team.
  • completing a difficult project.
  • overcoming challenges.
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Why are you interested in this position? ›

“Why are you interested in this position?” asks you to describe your existing skills, what you value in the company, and your knowledge about the company and its goals as they relate to this specific role.

Why would you like to work with us? ›

Express your personal passion for the employer's product/service/mission. Employers want to know you're passionate about what they do, whether it takes the shape of a product, a service, a mission, or a brand. You can also connect your passion to the company's core values, which can often be found on their website.

How do you win an interview? ›

Follow these steps to have more success in interviews:
  1. Do comprehensive research. ...
  2. Prepare your supporting cases and stories. ...
  3. Prepare your questions. ...
  4. Dress appropriately. ...
  5. Punctuality is key. ...
  6. Stay positive and objective throughout. ...
  7. Watch out for your nonverbal cues. ...
  8. Be yourself.

What are 3 things you should avoid in an interview? ›

15 things you should avoid in a job interview
  • Arriving late. Poor time management decreases your ability to be punctual due to unpredictable delays. ...
  • Unexcused absence. ...
  • Too casual at greeting. ...
  • A lack of interest in the employer. ...
  • Questionable documents? ...
  • Overtired appearance. ...
  • Lack of care. ...
  • Inappropriate clothing.

How do you handle stress and pressure? ›

2. Commit to a Positive Attitude
  1. Decide what you can do. Pinpoint which parts of the situation you have the power to change or influence for the better. ...
  2. Get support. Find someone to talk to about your situation. ...
  3. Care for yourself. Take especially good care of yourself when stress in your life is high.

What do you see yourself in 5 years? ›

Tips for Answering 'Where Do You See Yourself in 5 Years?'
  • Show how your professional goals and the job you're applying for align.
  • Focus on the skills you want to learn and get better at.
  • Don't get too specific with job titles or time frames.
  • Never say “I want your job,” “I don't know” or “Not here!”
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Why should we hire you with no experience example? ›

Though I'm a fresher I have good knowledge and skill I'm a hard worker as well as a quick learner I can efficiently work both as an individual as well as a team player if I get into your company I will try to be an asset to the company.

What are contractor skills? ›

What skills do you need for construction careers?
  • Communication. Communication is one of the most important skills you can have in a construction career. ...
  • Problem solving. Any construction job involves problem solving skills. ...
  • Self-belief. ...
  • Self-management. ...
  • Teamwork.
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How do I succeed in contracting? ›

10 Tips for long term successful contracting
  1. Deliver. Deliver. ...
  2. Build your relationship with the client. ...
  3. Don't charge too much. ...
  4. Don't charge too little. ...
  5. Communicate your achievements. ...
  6. Make time for learning. ...
  7. Don't burn yourself out. ...
  8. Network with other contractors.
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What are my responsibilities for a contractor? ›

The Principal Contractor must plan, manage and monitor the entire construction phase of the project. The Principal Contractor is required to consider all health and safety risks that could arise during the construction phase of the project.

Who is responsible for a building project? ›

Contractors include sub-contractors, any individual self-employed worker or business that carries out, manages or controls construction work. They must have the skills, knowledge, experience and, where relevant, the organisational capability to carry out the work safely and without risk to health.

What is the role of a builder in construction? ›

THE BUILDER

His role in building development process in general, is to construct the building. He does this by taking charge of the activities on a building construction site in translating designs, working drawings, schedules and specifications into a physical structure.

What are the three types of construction contractors? ›

The different types of contractors can be categorized according to the following: general contractor, electrical contractor, trade contractor, design and build contractor, and freelance contractor. They each have specific roles to play that are crucial in the completion of any kind of construction work.

What is qualification of contractor? ›

Contractor should have experience in providing services for a minimum of 3 years in respective field. Details of company information with organization structure, list of manpower with the CVs of key personnel, plant and machinery list mentioning year of manufacturing, support agencies, other facilities and resources.

What to answer if they ask you tell me about yourself? ›

Your answer to the "tell me about yourself" question should describe your current situation, your past job experience, the reason you're a good fit for the role, and how you align with the company values. Tell the interviewer about your current position and a recent big accomplishment or positive feedback you received.

What do you say in a construction interview? ›

General questions
  • Why do you want to work in construction?
  • How important is safety to you while on the job?
  • How familiar are you with the role and its responsibilities?
  • What about this specific role is appealing to you?
  • Why should we hire you?
  • What sets you apart from other candidates for the job?

How do you answer tell me about yourself without experience? ›

Volunteer work, internships, and part time jobs are all great additions to your resume. If you have any hobbies or extracurricular involvement, those could also show off certain qualities. Just be sure to show the employer how these experiences are useful to them by quantifying the details and the impact of your role.

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