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Cesar's Tree Service & Landscaping
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Cesar's Tree Service & Landscaping
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Trim or Molding Installation

Offers remote services
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
  • Serves Rosemead, CA
Mr. N. says, "FIRST OFF, LET ME START BY SAYING IF I COULD GIVE THESE GUYS OVER 5 STARS, I ABSOLUTELY AND MOST DEFINITELY WOULD....MORE LIKE 15 TO 20 STARS EASILY!! I searched and searched and searched for weeks trying to find a tree trimming service that not only would be able to come out in a timely manner, but also wouldn't try and rob me blindly for my money! Finally, when I was just about to give up and I was going to go with some guys who were going to do only four of my 10 trees for a total of $400 which included taking the trash and trimmings as well, I stumbled across Cesar and his guys...it was a good thing I did too! Not only were Cesar and his guys willing to come out within a day or two tops, but they charged me an amazing price for nine palm trees, as well as one regular tree too. Everybody else was trying to charge me at minimum, $80 per palm tree, for a total of at least $1,000, and none of them even included picking up all of the trash and trimmings when they were done! However, Cesar and his crew did all nine of my palm trees, and my one other tree, as well as two baby palm trees, and some shrubbery, for a total of 12 trees, and some other stuff as well, at an absolutely ridiculous low price! Wayyyy below what everyone else was charging!!! Not only that, but they also took all of the trash, tree trimmings, shrubbery, and pretty much everything else, with them too!!! They also even used their air blower on my whole property, and made sure everything was cleaned up the right way and well! Again, it was a good thing I found Cesar and his guys when I did.....I can't say thank you enough for all of your help and hard work Cesar. I also really appreciate the fact that you guys didn't try to rob me like everybody else, for only doing a half ass job too. You guys have definitely earned my business for good, and you will be also hearing from a lot of different people I send your way...thanks again so much, and remember....referrals are definitely coming your way!!!! Stay safe and keep up the good work!"See more
Mr. N. says, "FIRST OFF, LET ME START BY SAYING IF I COULD GIVE THESE GUYS OVER 5 STARS, I ABSOLUTELY AND MOST DEFINITELY WOULD....MORE LIKE 15 TO 20 STARS EASILY!! I searched and searched and searched for weeks trying to find a tree trimming service that not only would be able to come out in a timely manner, but also wouldn't try and rob me blindly for my money! Finally, when I was just about to give up and I was going to go with some guys who were going to do only four of my 10 trees for a total of $400 which included taking the trash and trimmings as well, I stumbled across Cesar and his guys...it was a good thing I did too! Not only were Cesar and his guys willing to come out within a day or two tops, but they charged me an amazing price for nine palm trees, as well as one regular tree too. Everybody else was trying to charge me at minimum, $80 per palm tree, for a total of at least $1,000, and none of them even included picking up all of the trash and trimmings when they were done! However, Cesar and his crew did all nine of my palm trees, and my one other tree, as well as two baby palm trees, and some shrubbery, for a total of 12 trees, and some other stuff as well, at an absolutely ridiculous low price! Wayyyy below what everyone else was charging!!! Not only that, but they also took all of the trash, tree trimmings, shrubbery, and pretty much everything else, with them too!!! They also even used their air blower on my whole property, and made sure everything was cleaned up the right way and well! Again, it was a good thing I found Cesar and his guys when I did.....I can't say thank you enough for all of your help and hard work Cesar. I also really appreciate the fact that you guys didn't try to rob me like everybody else, for only doing a half ass job too. You guys have definitely earned my business for good, and you will be also hearing from a lot of different people I send your way...thanks again so much, and remember....referrals are definitely coming your way!!!! Stay safe and keep up the good work!"

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How much does it cost to have kitchen cabinets installed?

In any kitchen, the cabinets are the main focus, so you want to make sure new or replacement cabinets are installed correctly. A professional carpenter can properly, securely mount new cabinets to the wall; the national average cost for this service is $7,725, although the cost varies widely depending on the type of cabinets, their material and their size, and the accessories you add. A typical fee is $70 per linear foot to remove existing cabinets and assemble and install new ones; the cost is less if you do the demolition and removal yourself. Stock cabinets are the least expensive to have installed, ranging from $75 to $400 each; semi-custom cabinets range from $150 to $900 each; and custom cabinets cost from $500 to $1,400 each. Wood cabinets are more expensive than those made from plywood or medium-density fiberboard (MDF) and finished with a laminate. Wood cabinets range in cost from $80 to $160 per linear foot. Laminate-finished cabinets cost $35 to $75 per linear foot, on average.

How much is custom cabinetry?

Custom cabinets can be built for any room, including bedroom closets and built-in armoires. Measured carefully and built precisely, custom cabinetry can increase storage and beautify any room. The national average for building custom cabinets ranges from $500 to $1,200 per linear foot. The cost is highly variable because there are so many styles, colors, glazes and other options. In general, the linear footage of the cabinets, the materials used to build them, and the cost of the labor will determine the cost. Solid wood costs more than plywood and wood veneer, and costs vary among different types of wood; maple and cherry cabinets are more expensive than pine. Glass-front cabinets can cost more, as can decorative hinges, handles and door pulls, which can cost $2-$45 each; choose carefully to stay within your budget and pull off the exact look you’re going for. Some carpenters also charge for installation, on average $100 per cabinet box. Additional molding and trim, such as crown molding at the ceiling, cost an average of $70 per 8-foot section, and adding finished ends to exposed cabinets averages $100-$200.

Do you tip cabinet installers?

In general, home service providers such as electricians, plumbers and contractors are professionals who don’t expect tips. They expect to do a job for you for the specific price they quoted. Of course, they may appreciate a tip for a job particularly well done or for which they’ve gone beyond what’s normally expected, such as completing the project early or under budget. Even better than a tip, it’s always appropriate to leave a positive review online after a good experience.

Do carpenters build houses?

Carpenters are trained to work with wood. That means that any part of your home that is built of wood is very likely to involve a carpenter. Framing carpenters will put up the wood that makes up the bones of your home. If you’re having a wood floor installed, it may be done by a carpenter — although being a carpenter is not a requirement to install flooring. Trim, baseboards, wainscoting and any other detail work is typically installed by a finish carpenter. The wood boxes of custom cabinets will be built and installed by a carpenter.

Although all of these components in your new or remodeled home are built by carpenters who specialize in building things with wood, a general contractor typically oversees construction of the entire house. If the general contractor is also a carpenter skilled in all these areas, they may well construct your entire home. More often, the general contractor subcontracts out the various building stages to different individuals, including carpenters.

Who is a carpenter and what do they do?

Carpenters are skilled craftsmen who build things out of wood. Depending on what the carpenter builds, they may be referred to by various names. A framer is a carpenter who puts up the framing on a house. A trim or finish carpenter installs the finishing touches of prefabricated or custom trim and detail work once a house has been built and the walls are up. A furniture maker or woodworker builds furniture — such as tables, beds and dressers — out of wood. A cabinetmaker is a carpenter who builds custom and semi-custom wood cabinets. If you’re having a home built or remodeled, your general contractor will either provide or subcontract the carpentry work for the framing, cabinets and trim. You can hire a carpenter directly to update the trim in your home, build you a piece of custom furniture, or repair or replace your wood cabinets.

How do you find a good carpenter?

To find a good carpenter near you, do the following:

  • Use Thumbtack to find a list of carpenters in your area.
  • Filter the list by selecting a specific carpentry service, such as general carpentry or cabinetry. 
  • Identify carpenters who have high ratings.
  • View the carpenters’ profiles and learn more about their specialties. 
  • Read their customer reviews and look at photos of their past work.

After you get a good sense of their quality of work, make sure the carpenter has the necessary credentials in your state. Then, request several cost estimates for your project(s).

What does a finish carpenter charge per hour?

On average, finish carpenters charge $60 per hour. However, this hourly rate will vary depending on where you live, the scope of the project and other factors. For a more accurate estimate, ask for price quotes from at least three finish carpenters in your area.

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