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Top Pro
  • 10 years in business
  • 205 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Damaris T.
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This is my second project with Tony completed for me. Tony completed my walk -in closet so beautifully that I wanted him to transform my basement into my dream home office. The basement was cold and boring. Tony made it warm and inspiring. He walked through the space and asked a lot of questions to understand what I wanted and made many great suggestions that were far more greater than mine with his experience. Tony took my vision and again made it into an amazing reality. Tony covered all the walls with sheet-rock and put carpet on the floor and built all the shelving for the office. He completed the project in a timely manner, was professional and fair with his price and I felt completely safe having him in my home. For a single woman that is very important. I HIGHLY recommend Tony! The next project I do in my home I will definitely be contracting him.

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Robertson handyman services
4.9
from 74 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 99 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Christopher B.
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A top top Contractor that I will be calling on the regular! He did the work in 1day! yes one day after talking to me and seeing the property. All around great guy also.

Gresham
4.9
from 59 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 66 hires on Thumbtack
Rich M.
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Needed a basement finished that was started by another contractor. Work included drywall, taping, etc., some framing, floor repair, door and trim installation. Sam got it all done in less than a week at a fair price. He recommended a painter and a flooring man and they should be done in another week. Sam is a good guy and the quality of his work is fantastic! Would definitely hire him again and highly recommend him.

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J.R Custom Builders LLC
4.6
from 61 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 90 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Robin D.
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Glenn has seriously turned out to be the absolute best contractor that I have ever worked with! Ive had the opportunity to work with several others, both at my homes and at my businesses. A few contractors have been good, doing nice work for a fair price, but they were either too slow, too unreliable, or just couldn’t come up with creative ways to do things that were needed. Glenn completely remodeled a new salon for me, and built a custom color bar shelf, front desk, reclaimed beam stylist counter, and retail shelves. He worked with my budget, helping me make decisions based on the priorities, and was extremely friendly, professional, and reliable every step of the way. He went above and beyond, even facetiming with me or communicating with my husband when I was under the weather and couldn’t make it to the job site. I highly recommend him for any project, and will be using his services for every future project that I have, both in business and my home.

Top Pro
  • 31 years in business
  • 71 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Amanda R.
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We had work done on a large wood deck (repair, power wash, and stain) on our house. We reached out to several contractors before deciding to use Michael Madonna and his team. We appreciated that they are a family-run business with 30+ years of experience. It was a pleasure working with Michael Madonna and his team from start to finish. Michael and his team were responsive, professional, and provided an honest assessment of the scope and cost of the project. They delivered on time and on budget without any hiccups. Because of the great work they did, we are planning to use them for other major remodeling/contracting work to be done on our house.

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Subzero Cooling & Heating
5.0
from 46 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 45 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Adam V.
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I would 100% recommend Benny and Sub Zero HVAC to anyone looking for these services. He showed up on time and was extremely thorough in my heating system tune-up. He opened everything up, double and triple checked all sensors and even checked for gas leaks and carbon monoxide levels. Too often in this business people take advantage since the typical homeowner doesn't know better. This was not at all the case with Benny. He walked me through everything he was doing and took his time with it to ensure it was all in great working order. I have already planned follow up work for Benny to do in the spring with my air conditioning system. Thanks again, I am glad to have made this connection with a contractor I can trust.

Top Pro
  • 9 years in business
  • 68 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Tom B.
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I hired Kevin to help do some wiring, framing, and drywall so I would be able to mount a tv in a difficult location. He was very knowledgeable and was able to find some creative ways to get around a few unexpected problems he encountered once the wall was opened up. Another contractor I had come to look at the project told me it was no possible and left but now the job is done and my tv looks great with no wires showing.

TAF Construction, Inc.
4.5
from 46 reviews
  • 31 years in business
  • 84 hires on Thumbtack
Diane R.
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We were very happy with Tom. He was the only contractor that responded to us after calling 5 contractors. He repaired a crumbled step in 90 degree weather and did a great job. Would highly recommend.

DRA design and build
4.6
from 41 reviews
  • 42 years in business
  • 52 hires on Thumbtack
Ken W.
Verified review

DRA is a Class Act. We had them inspect several windows to determine what needed to be done. They replaced a few windows in a very timely manner, Not to mention they showed up on time and kept their work area very clean. I've had a lot of experience with Contractors as I am a Contractor myself and I can honestly say DRA did a fantastic job from start to finish. I'll only be using them for any window needs from this point on. Thanks guys.

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Safe Bet Construction
4.9
from 38 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 42 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Camille C.
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The glowing reviews that Rory Richard has received are no exaggeration. Rory just completed a job painting a double vanity and bathroom cabinet for me and I couldn’t be happier with the result. Rory is fantastic! He is prompt, neat, hard-working, and his pricing is very reasonable. Most importantly, Rory is a perfectionist who does meticulous work. It is rare in today’s world to find somebody this conscientious. I highly recommend this contractor.

Padilla Home Improvement
4.9
from 36 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 48 hires on Thumbtack
Chuck C.
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If you want superb craftsmanship, reliable service and an outstanding work ethic call Padilla Home Improvement. It is so refreshing to discover contractors like Emillo Padilla! His quality work is worth every dime spent. He replaced a ceiling and painted the entire bedroom. It looks great. Thank you so much!

Top Pro
  • 19 years in business
  • 38 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Dennis N.
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Joe and his brother did an awesome job installing crown molding in my house! They were very particular in their work in order to provide me with the best craftsmanship possible. I was particularly impressed with their communication and attention to detail. The cost for installation and materials was most reasonable. Joe and Frankie were very personable as well as trustworthy. I would welcome them back anytime in the future to complete additional projects in my home.

ZYLA CONSTRUCTION LLC
4.7
from 27 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 36 hires on Thumbtack
Dorothy L.
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He answered my questions quickly, showed up on time, and completed the work that another contractor said it couldn’t be done. I now have a nice new storm door installed. Thank you!

Top Pro
  • 1 year in business
  • 29 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Mike K.
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Jake is a great contractor. His work is outstanding and he has great attention to detail and very willing to work with the customer. I am very happy with the finished product and the very competitive pricing. I would highly recommend him and his work .

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Fitzpatrick Services LLC
5.0
from 22 reviews
  • 33 years in business
  • 26 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Carmela R.
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I needed my range hood replaced & I wanted it vented outside the home. Tim & co-worker Rich were meticulous from start to finish. Two cabinets had to come out so the hood would fit properly. They were removed, the crown molding was cut & replaced. Everything looks great! Two of the nicest contractors I've ever met. If you want quality workmanship, a job done right, you need to make a call...but hurry. I've got a feeling their going to be very busy:-)

Advanced Property Management
4.7
from 17 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 31 hires on Thumbtack
Victor R.
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Great customer service and communication. They helped me place a new tenant and assisted in getting property ready to sell a year later.

Rebolledo's Company, LLC
4.6
from 14 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
Eric M.
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We had a roof leak that caused drywall and hardwood floor damage. Excellent painters and did a good job with vinyl flooring. The family contractors did a great job at a reasonable price. Everything was restored to good as new. They are very hard and efficient workers. Very polite, start early and finish late. Maintain a very clean work area. They removed all trash and left a very orderly work area each day. We definitely would hire them again and recommend them to others.

  • 20 hires on Thumbtack
Kimberly W.
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Kevin was absolutely terrific; he really knows his stuff, will happily show/explain things to you that may or may not be problematic, and offered an excellent price on replacing the ductwork in my home after it had been stolen prior to sale. My house is now warm and toasty, the work itself was impeccable, and Kevin was a pleasure to work with from start to finish. Highly recommended!

J.F. Keevill Construction
4.6
from 10 reviews
  • 31 years in business
  • 15 hires on Thumbtack
Emily O.
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Great guy! John not only did my bathroom but also replaced my porch roof. He's honest and his pricing is spot on. I had a couple of contractors interested but John moved quickly and his crew did an amazing job. I highly recommend him for any job.

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T.W Home Repairs
4.2
from 11 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Lisa W.
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The contractor was very nice and professional. What a great service. I will be using this contractor again.

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General Contractors Inc.
5.0
from 7 reviews
  • 66 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Aileen D.
Verified review

perry from GCI came out we had architectural drawings for a very large addition they came out he was very knowledgeable he did a great job we're having them back to do our basement this spring and our rear deck I would highly recommend these guys I definitely give them a 5 star rating they were clean they were helpful they even carried in our groceries one day really good guys really good company

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What is a general contractor?

When starting a home remodel or new construction project, you will probably hire a general contractor. A general contractor is a professional who is qualified to take a set of building plans and construct them as outlined. The general contractor may help perform the day-to-day building, or they may just hire workers and oversee all the work activities. In either case, the job of the general contractor is to see that your project gets built.

When you have a building project, ask for bids from various contractors. The bids tell you how much each will charge and what their scope of work will be. Once you have selected a bid, you sign a contract with that general contractor outlining the specifics of the project and the milestones during the project when they will receive payment installments. Once the contract is official, the general contractor will bring in their crew to begin construction. The contractor will manage the workers and subcontractors (anyone who doesn’t work directly for their company but that they need to outsource, like a marble installation pro), order all the materials, obtain work permits, and confirm that all the workers and subcontractors are completing their projects as planned. They typically handle all the payments to the workers and subcontractors, and send you invoice. For all these reasons, it’s also especially important to follow a few smart hiring practices when it comes to finding a general contractor.  If you are organized and competent to oversee construction projects, and are able to make sure everything is being built properly and meeting code, it’s possible you can be your own general contractor.  

Why should you hire a contractor?

Hiring a general contractor is a good idea for many remodeling projects. Home renovation contractors have a broad range of skills to manage, coordinate and complete a project. They should help make sure your project comes in on time and within your budget as they hire and supervise all the necessary subcontractors, including electricians and plumbers. They also handle procuring all the materials required for your job. Some homeowners look to save money by acting as their own contractor, but an experienced home renovation contractor is worth the cost. They should know local building codes, be able to pull all necessary permits, and work with inspectors to make sure the construction meets local codes. Also, because they get professional discounts, they can typically buy materials at a better price than you can; better prices on materials and labor save you money, and make up for at least a percentage of the cost of the contractor.

When should you hire a contractor?

A few home remodeling projects can be done by an ambitious DIY-minded homeowner or local handyman, but many are best completed by a professional home renovation contractor. You should hire a contractor when you’re planning a large project that takes time, machinery or large tools, and several workers; a kitchen remodel, new bathroom or home addition will be most successful with a licensed, expert contractor at the helm. It’s particularly important to have a professional contractor on board for construction, electrical, plumbing and HVAC projects that require inspections to meet local building codes. Of course, you can hire a contractor for smaller projects, too, if you prefer to let an expert handle things like addition or removal of a wall, small framing projects, or anything that requires a permit.  

You should hire a contractor when you’re ready to start a remodeling project and you have plans, a budget and a timeline for the work in hand, but before any remodeling work begins.

How much will it cost to remodel my house?

The cost to remodel a home is highly variable — size and scope of the project, quality of materials, and the number of subcontractors required to complete the job all affect the total cost. The average national cost of a home renovation project is $13,500. The national average per-square-foot cost of a remodel ranges from $25 to $100. Nationally, kitchen and bathroom remodels are the most popular types of projects, in part because they typically have the highest return on investment when the home is sold. The national average cost of a major kitchen remodel ranges from $25,000 to $62,000, while the average bathroom remodel tends to cost $6,000 to $18,000. In addition to materials and labor costs, many remodeling project costs include permit fees, which, average $900 or more, depending on your location.

Do I need a contractor for a kitchen remodel?

A kitchen remodel is one of the most important investments you can make in your home, and it’s critical to get the details right; that’s where a home renovation contractor comes in. A minor remodel usually includes new cabinet faces and hardware, replacement appliances, and paint, while an extensive job may enlarge the kitchen’s square footage, install new cabinets or an island, change the layout, and lay new tile or hardwood floors. Any renovation that includes filing permits, construction, or electrical or plumbing work is best completed by an experienced contractor who knows local codes.

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Need a Carpenter

Marcus Hook, PA

  • Materials provided
    No, I will need the professional to provide materials and parts
  • Age of building
    10-49 years old
  • Insurance claim coverage
    No, the project is not covered by an insurance claim
  • Property Type
    House
  • Details
    Foundation is great just needs to be painted but floor boards, railings and steps need to be replaced and the everything painted
  • $1200
    Average price
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