Q. Describe the most common types of jobs you do for your clients.
A. I work outside the box and I am very versitile. Remodeling I would say is the most frequent. Room conversions and moving walls.
Q. What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A. Get educated on your project, Get as many estimates as you have time for and always ask questions.
Also never pay for labor upfront.
Q. If you were a customer, what do you wish you knew about your trade? Any inside secrets to share?
A. No real secrets. Everything relies on the integrity of the contractor and what is written down. Always be specific and put it on paper, that protects everyone. Know your contractor. This is someone that will be in your home and have access to your property. Check references and google them to see how available they are. Also Google can give you any negative information about them using their name or phone number.
Q. Why does your work stand out from others who do what you do?
A. We are consistant in the work we perform.
We also serve our customers more complete.
Q. What do you like most about your job?
A. It is not only that I like what I do but I have a passion for what I do. This has been my motivation for over 30 years and it shows in my relationship with my customers. It shows equally the same in the quality of my work.
Q. What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A. How long have I been in Raleigh? 20 years. My wife and kids were born here and I originated in Texas.
Q. How did you decide to get in your line of work?
A. My Mother sold real estate for years and I helped her at an early age. I was also really good at tearing things apart so I had to learn to put them back together.
Q. Describe your most recent project, what it involved, how much it cost, and how long it took.
A. We just completed a 14x18 screened in porch. The total cost was 8,900.00 . It took us 10 days to complete. You can see it on face book @ nc country boy builders. You may also see many others.
Q. If you were advising someone who wanted to get into your profession, what would you suggest?
A. Be honest , not just with the customer but to youself. It is easy to get overloaded especially if you do good work. Sometimes you have to tell people you just can't do it at this time. They would rather hear that than excuses of why you did not show up.