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Construction Lawyers For Homeowners in Charleston and Throughout South Carolina

Your home is supposed to be your haven and is one of your biggest investments. You likely spent a long time and a lot of money to find the perfect house for you and your family for years to come. A construction problem in your house, townhome, or condo can be devastating.

Construction defects can cause property damage that lowers the value of your investment and, in some cases, are safety and health hazards to the people living in and around the building. Act quickly to guard your investment and fix your home by contacting attorneys experienced in construction defect litigation.

Our team of construction defect lawyers at Steinberg Law Firm is passionate about defending the rights of homeowners, and we know what it takes to bring an effective case to recover damages for building defects. The initial consultation is completely confidential, no obligation, and at no cost to you.  Our phones are answered 24/7/365 – and our legal staff is standing by to help you right now.

What are examples of construction defects?
At Steinberg Law Firm, we work with clients dealing with construction defects that include the following:


What causes construction defects?
Common causes of construction defects include the following:


Who is responsible for a construction defect?
Under South Carolina law, the following people are potentially liable for defects in your home:


What should I do if I discover a construction defect in my home?
If you find a construction defect in your home, contact the construction defect lawyers at Steinberg Law Firm as soon as possible. If the defect is a serious problem, it needs to be inspected by an architect or engineer who is an expert in the field – not by an architect or engineer associated with the builder. The experienced construction defect attorneys at Steinberg Law Firm have relationships with construction defect experts who can evaluate an issue to figure out if you have a claim worth pursuing.

Talk to a construction defect lawyer in Charleston for free
If you are suffering from construction problems in your home, the last thing you need is to spend more money trying to get the builder to fix the problem. If your home has sustained property damage resulting from a construction defect, our construction defect lawyers know what it takes to help you pursue aggressive action against the liable party. Contact the Steinberg Law Firm or call us at 843-720-2800 to speak with someone about your construction defect claim for FREE. The initial consultation is completely confidential, no obligation, and at no cost to you.  Our phones are answered day or night – 24/7/365 – and our legal staff is standing by to help you right now.

At the Steinberg Law Firm, we take construction cases on a contingency basis. That means that the client does not pay us for our work as the case is ongoing. Instead, we are paid a portion of any money recovered through the lawsuit. If we recover nothing for a client, we are paid nothing. We take on the risk of there being no money recovered

Construction Defect Frequently Asked Questions:

Construction Defect | 12-05-2018

What Is A Rainscreen Wall?

Today two main ways exist for a wall to be built to address rainwater: a barrier wall or a rainscreen wall. Most walls built on homes, townhomes, or condos toda [...]

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Construction Defect | 10-26-2018

Common Construction Defects

Every state and municipality has certain building codes that must be followed when building any type of structure. South Carolina is no exception. Under South C [...]

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Construction Defect | 10-16-2018

Four Construction Problems Related to Foundations and Soils

Many factors need to be considered when installing a foundation for a building or house. Obviously, the location of the building is very important. But one of t [...]

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Community Involvement | 09-27-2018

Attorney Elliotte Quinn Joins Dorchester Paws Board of Directors

SUMMERVILLE, S.C. - The Steinberg Law Firm announces the newest addition to their legal team, construction law attorney Elliotte Quinn, joined the board of dire [...]

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Construction Defect | 09-19-2018

What To Know About Slab-On-Grade Foundations

A slab-on-grade is a type of shallow foundation in which a concrete slab rests directly on the ground below it. A slab-on-grade foundation usually consists of a [...]

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Construction Defect | 09-18-2018

Residential Property Disclosure Requirements

What defects or conditions does the seller of my home have to disclose to me and what is the South Carolina Residential Property Condition Disclosure Act? The [...]

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Firm News | 09-18-2018

Steinberg Law Firm Now Handles Construction Defect Cases

Steinberg Law Firm announces its expansion into the area of construction law, representing homeowners and property owners’ associations seeking compensati [...]

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Attorney News | 09-14-2018

Steinberg Law Firm Welcomes New Associate Practicing Construction Law

Steinberg Law Firm is pleased to announce the addition of the firm’s newest associate in its Summerville office, Elliotte Quinn, and the expansion of the [...]

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