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Combining forty years of experience in renovating, creating, and preserving Charleston's treasures.

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About Us

Company Story

JM Smart LLC.,  Smart Renovations and Repair, was established in 2015. We are solidly founded on two successful careers shared by Dominic Volpe and John Smart. Showcasing a combined 40+ years of providing dedicated customer service, completing over 40 million in preservation, renovations and repairs of historic and conventional properties in the Charleston and surrounding areas.  The experience obtained in these projects gave way to the knowledge to assess repairs with unique challenges, while preserving the historic fabric and integrity of our beautiful city. We offer complete focus on meeting the customer’s expectations.

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 Skilled Craftsmanship

Fully Licensed and Insured General Contractor with the experiences and certifications to properly plan and execute your next project. We specialize in historical and conventional properties. Our skilled team has successfully completed the most challenging and unique projects in the Charleston area!

-Historic Property Renovation and Repairs

- Restaurant Construction and Maintenance

- New Home Construction and Additions

-Office and Medical Up-fits

- Structure Relocation

- Structure Design Flood Elevation Changes

- Commercial Buildings and Additions.

We are fully EPA certified in RRP, protecting you, your family and pets.



Customized for You

Smart Renovations will handle the development of conceptual design and project budgets. We specialize in providing  experience layout and navigate the project needs.  With the choice to engage our services, we can work with your design team or allow us to recommend one. We have formed trusting connections and partnerships throughout the years of working with other highly respectable design professionals in our great city. We created a dialogue with some of the finest architects, engineers and designers in the Charleston area.  These connections ensure that when your project requires the need for a design professional, a great team is formed  not only to address the project, but provide the most efficient performing design which  has construct-ability, while keeping budget restraints in mind.

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For the Ages

Our seasoned in-house staff can assist in any size request. We encompass all construction needs from minor to major repairs, home checks and general scheduled maintenance.  We also provide a specialized service assisting repairs relating from non- conforming construction. We can recommend a design professional team and assist in investigation, testing and provide a detailed proposal to accompany the final repair scope.

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