Hurricane Ike left thousands with severe home damage in Texas. Ms. Risher’s home in Independence Heights was severely damaged by the storm. Ms. Risher’s home represents benchmark home #275 in the City of Houston’s recovery program. We wish Ms. Risher many happy years in her new home.

First hurricane disaster home goes to happy new owner

A Raymondville resident whose old house was battered by tropical storm Dolly is now the recipient of the first free house built as part of a hurricane recovery project. Norma Lopez’s home on 410 W. Wood Ave. is now brand new built at a cost estimated at $100,000.

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JWTC builds new home in 22 days for resident

In just 22 days, James W Turner Construction built a new home for Domingo Martinez and his family. Domingo's home was the first house finished in Round 2 of the City of Galveston's Hurricane Ike Disaster Recovery Program. CEO J.W. Turner, URS Program Manager Kelly Huck, and Galveston Mayor Lewis Rosen were able to give Domingo his keys on April 8th.


Hurricane Sandy left thousands devastated in New York. This elevation of a five unit townhome complex in Staten Island, NY is the largest residential elevation in all of New York City.

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JWTC supports area communities

JWTC supports our area communities. JWTC has donated over $1,000,000 to local organizations to assist the low income, elderly, homeless, women, children and military in the regions where we work. Our Focus is to provide valuable resources in times of need to improve the lives of our neighbors and fellow citizens.

Bastrop family gets new home after fire

It has been more than two years since the Bastrop wildfires forced hundreds of families from their homes. Now, one of those families gets to make new memories in their new home, just in time for the holidays.

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Making a Difference

World War II veteran Raul Vera, 89, has a new home built on the site where lightening burned down his home and took the life of his wife, Martha, thanks to the volunteer efforts of local veterans and the generous donation of time and materials by local contractor J.W. Turner.

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First House in Round 2.2 in Galveston

As a part of Galveston County Round 2.2 Ike Disaster Recovery Program, James W. Turner Construction was assigned Mrs. Joann Lakes home in Dickinson, Texas. Demolition started on September 24 and the house was completed in just 24 short days. Mrs. Lakes home was the very first house completed in the GHAP Round 2.2 Ike Recovery Program.

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#1 Construction Build Times

JWTC prides itself in consistently building homes in record time without sacrificing quality or customer service. Time and time again, JWTC delivers 17-25 day build times. Learn more about why we’re number one in the industry.

Over 35 Years in Business

JWTC has performed thousands of disaster recovery and government funded residential rehab and new construction projects nationwide for over 25 of our 35 plus years in business. Read more about our history.

#1 Customer Satisfaction

Our customers are the measure of our success. We strive to exceed their expectations in every aspect of the process — from communication to completion of the project. Read what our customers have to say about us.