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Historic Boone’s Mill Train Depot
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Historic Boone’s Mill Train Depot
BSI is proud to play a role in the preservation of this historic train depot in Boone's Mill, Virginia.
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Fun and Functional
Roanoker Magazine May/June 2017
This unique home is everything the owners hoped it could be – fun, playful and functional for both family and pets. Maybe a giant slide should be in everyone’s home for a bit of whimsy!
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Blacksburg woman celebrates her ‘extreme makeover’ in new memoir
The Roanoke Times April 2, 2016
A Blacksburg dance teacher who won a new home from ABC’s “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” has published a memoir on the 10th anniversary of her television appearance.
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Rebuilding Character: The 1914 Safford Home
Roanoker Magazine January/February 2015
As they searched for a new place to call home, Shawn and Kristine Safford discovered Roanoke had practically everything they wanted, right down to a historic house to renovate and make their own.
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It’s a Kitchen to Live In
The Roanoker September/October 2013
How do you keep a Tudor design and not have a stuffy kitchen? It’s simply a careful process of keeping the best of the old and infusing the most welcoming of the new.
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Smart Home
Blue Ridge Business Journal January 2008
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Certifications and Ratings

A+ BBB Rating

Better Business Bureau Accredited since 1980, Building Specialists helped build the original BBB offices in Roanoke.

OSHA 30 Certified

BSI's Job Superintendents, Project Managers, and Vice President have completed OSHA 30-hour Construction training.

RRHBA Member

BSI has been a member of the Roanoke Regional Homebuilders Association for over 35 years, and in the past has served on the board and as president of the association.

NAHB CAPS Certification

National Association of Home Builders Certified Aging-in-Place professional