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De Land General Contractors

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T&A Services
4.6
from 133 reviews
  • 19 years in business
  • 222 hires on Thumbtack
Thomas T.
Verified review

Ashley came on time and completed work in just over an hour. He did an excellent job installing my new water heater and was a pleasure to deal with. Price was right too. Would recommend this company to anyone that needs a plumbers services

  • 4 years in business
  • 131 hires on Thumbtack
Amy S.
Verified review

This guy is awesome! He gives you an estimate, does what he says he's going to do and does it to perfection! He is professional, friendly and an expert in his craft. His dad is pretty awesome too :) I hired him to fix a leak and install a new farmhouse sink and faucet in my circa 1920 home. I am going to hire him again to install a gas fireplace. Definitely the best experience I've had with a contractor in a long time!

Alvarez Electric
4.8
from 72 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 78 hires on Thumbtack
Brian M.
Verified review

I have used many contractors over the years. I can not say enough good things about Alvarez Electric. They were beyond professional, accommodating, and very good at what they did. I had an out of the ordinary electrical project, and their problem solving abilities and commitment toward addressing my needs was extraordinary. I highly recommend them.

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Southern Door & Trim, LLC
4.8
from 66 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 71 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
James T.
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We used southern door and trim to install some chair rail and replace some window sills. He did such a great job we hired him again to trim out all the windows in our house and had him do a custom design to our master door and hallway area. His prices are very fair and he does great work. Even cleaned up my driveway from sawdust which is hard to find contractors who treat your house like their house. Next we will be using him for crown molding !!!!

Daniel Nieves
4.9
from 62 reviews
  • 58 hires on Thumbtack
Jacquie S.
Verified review

Junior and his staff are true professionals. It is always a pleasure dealing with him. And as he is a licensed contractor he has knowledge of not only electrical but of a complete construction project.

JPMASSI
4.8
from 62 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 109 hires on Thumbtack
Griselle M.
Verified review

Jorge fixed leaks on old existing porch. He did such a great job, i hired him to repair roof at my daughter's house. He is very respectful, knowledgeable, and offers choices when it comes to the repairs. His price was reasonable for the amount of work required. I would definitely recommend Jorge as a roof contractor.

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Rechul Construction Co.
4.9
from 48 reviews
  • 32 years in business
  • 56 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Torri B.
Verified review

We had a great experience using John. We hired him to make some repairs to areas leaking in our bathroom. He regrouted and sealed our shower and tub, and even replaced a damaged tile. He also completed some drywall repairs to our damaged kitchen ceiling which was leaking from the damaged areas in the bathroom. He was quick and very flexible with our schedules ,and even came back a couple of extra days to make sure the job was completed properly. He also did some extra work for us when asked at a reasonable price. We will definitely be calling him again for future handyman services needed around the house.

  • 20 years in business
  • 55 hires on Thumbtack
Thumbtack Customer
Verified review

Wonderful work! A pleasure to work with. I had him correct an interior door that was installed poorly by another contractor. He did a fabulous job!

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Cordero Services LLC
5.0
from 36 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 46 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Alex P.
Verified review

Lou is an amazing handyman. He is very professional, he came in and assessed the project and provided me with a quote, even though he encountered a lot of issues due to the previous contractors work he still maintained his original assessment and completed the project with professionalism. I will be contacting him again for my future projects for sure and i would advise the next client to do the same.

Campbell Paint
4.8
from 32 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 43 hires on Thumbtack
Tanisha W.
Verified review

Justin and his crew were great to work with. My husband and I live in California, so most of our communication with Justin was via texting, email, and phone calls. Justin gave us daily status updates and sent lots of pictures. The high level of communication was amazing. It is very difficult managing a property from the other side of the country and Justin made the process very enjoyable/seamless. I would recommend Justin to anyone in the area. Justin responded to our initial Thumbtack request immediately and from our first contact, showed exceptional communication skills. When I arrived at the house, I was very pleased with the workmanship. Justin is a great contractor and certainly set the bar for all of the other contractors we have come in contact with. I thank Thumbtack very much for connecting us! Thank you

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Jeff Malan
5.0
from 24 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 28 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Dorothy R.
Verified review

I hired Jeff to install two fans that another contractor could not do. The first fan had so many wires attached that Jeff had to test them all and determine where they were going. Then he took the old box out and put in a new one. He ran into several problems but he did not give up! Then , moving to the second fan. this one had even more issues. My ceiling was damaged by Irma and the contractor that fixed my ceiling closed up the hole where the ceiling fan was. Jeff had to make a new opening and install a new box. Then, there was a part missing and Jeff went to his truck and fashioned the missing part out of what he had in his truck. Then he put it together and started the fan but it was wobbling, so, Jeff took it apart and started over. Jeff tested out every part of this fan until he had it up and working perfectly. He does not give up at all. He will find a way to make it work. I would highly recommend him to do the projects that you have to do. You will not be disappointed!!!

  • 8 years in business
  • 24 hires on Thumbtack
Siobhan G.
Verified review

Sylvester just finished our popcorn removal and painting of our entire house and of remodeling of our bathroom counters and cabinets, I am so happy with the results, I felt compelled to write a review. A lot of times, people only write reviews for bad service or work that was poorly done, so I thought I'd take the time to recognize some excellent work. I was beyond impressed with Sylvester. After we had a lot of trouble with another contractor doing our kitchen counters and cabinets, we knew we had to find someone different for our bathrooms and other things we needed done. We had at least 4 different contractors come over to check out the job and give us quotes. Sylvester actually came in at the best price. On top of that, he really worked with us to get it within our budget. With a baby on the way and limited funds, his flexibility was MUCH appreciated. Not one of the other contractors was willing to work with us in that way. I would definitely hire Sylvester again, He was such a pleasure to work with. He's just a great guy all around and his work was way better than we could have hoped for. I'd say we got more than expected for the money we paid.

  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
Joseph R.
Verified review

Very good communication start to finish. Most professional of all the contractors I contacted.

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Luxe Interiors
5.0
from 14 reviews
  • 22 years in business
  • 17 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Lou T.
Verified review

Rafeek is amazing. He did a wonderful job. If you are looking for assembly line work - this is not the place. Rafeek is truly an artist/designer - he is meticulous in the work he does. He installed a lovely mosaic backsplash for me with a tile and compartment boarder - the cuts are perfectly matched. He even accompanied me to the store to ensure I had exactly what would be needed. He was very neat and incredibly knowledgeable. I love my kitchen. If you have the time to allow for an exemplary job that cannot be topped,my recommendation could not be higher for this gentleman. He will take his time to ensure the work is excellent and nothing less. You get the best of both worlds, a designer and a contractor.

  • 3 years in business
  • 18 hires on Thumbtack
Eric G.
Verified review

Darwin and his team were top notch and we will be hiring them again for more work soon. Darwin was very thorough and spot on with quote for complete bathroom remodel. The team was punctual and courteous. Thank you Darwin and we look forward to your help with our upcoming kitchen remodel.

Fix it for you LLC
4.9
from 9 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Robert S.
Verified review

I'm an investor and a have worked with many contractors amd Ricardo is A+ in my book. Will definitely use him again.

A.O.E. Contractors, Inc
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
Mark A.
Verified review

My experience with this company was absolutely phenomenal! Great people, quality work, and a VERY fair price! I needed something done ASAP and Ehab made it happen and exceeded my expectations and has quality people working for him. I will definitely be doing business again with AOE, Five Stars ***** all day long !

  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Jonathan M.
Verified review

I had an excellent experience with Luis. He really pulled through for us and helped when a prior contractor ran with our money. Luis is trustworthy and does great work!

  • 23 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Harvey J.
Verified review

I am waiting for approval from HOA. I have a quote from the contractor and told him I would call him back to schedule work when I get the approval

Don Glenn Constructions
3.3
from 3 reviews
  • 30 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Linda M.
Verified review

Don and his crew were very professional and completed my project in ONE day! They returned my converted garage from a bedroom back to a garage. They cleaned up and hauled away all the debris.

  • 38 years in business
Ed G.
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I have used Steve Johnson on several jobs. Steve is very professional and is always thinking of the best interests for his customer. Quality work for a reasonable price.

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

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.

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.  

How do I plan a bathroom remodeling project?

If you’re stumped on how to plan a bathroom remodeling project, it pays to hire a designer. This is especially important if you’re changing your bathroom layout in any way. Designers create contractor-friendly drawings indicating exactly where each tile and fixture will be installed, down to the light switches. This investment might cost you $300-$500 but save you significant frustration and miscommunication, while ensuring you get precisely what you want.

If you’re going to do your own design, planning a bathroom remodeling project means being organized and planning ahead. Create a general outline of what you want and the budget you have. Identify the specific fixtures, tiles, paint and vanity you prefer. Get all this organized before requesting quotes from two to three reputable general contractors. Once you find the right pro, get a written contract outlining scope of work, materials that will be used, timeframe and payment schedule. Communicate clearly about when to order your materials so they are ready and waiting by the time the contractor gets the permits. Your job from here is to communicate clearly, pay the contractor as the work progresses, and enjoy your remodel when it’s done.

For more on where to start when remodeling a bathroom check out The Complete Thumbtack Bathroom Remodel Guide.

Where should I start when remodeling a bathroom?

Bathroom remodeling doesn’t have to be overwhelming. Before starting a bathroom remodel it’s crucial to know what you want and have a clear understanding of your maximum budget. If you’d love all marble fixtures but have $3,000 total, you will have to compromise. Being realistic about materials and money before you even contact a contractor will have you on the road to success. Here are some simple steps to follow in the planning stages of bathroom remodeling:

  • List your remodeling priorities in order of importance (e.g., 1. New shower head, 2. Replace flooring, 3. Install recessed lighting, etc.).
  • Calculate what you can realistically afford to spend on your bathroom remodel. Identify an “all in” price — meaning the absolute maximum you’re willing to pay, as well as what you’d prefer to spend.
  • Gather ideas from Pinterest about colors and finishes.
  • Research the costs of the materials and finishes you want and begin making choices about what is and isn’t possible to fit into your budget (once labor is included). If you’d like to stay under $10,000 total, but really love a $2,000 tub, plan to downgrade in other areas.
  • Request quotes from at least three reputable general contractors, share your vision and ideal materials, and work together from there.

How long should a bathroom remodel take?

With proper planning and a good general contractor, your bathroom remodeling project doesn’t have to take forever. The construction phase of the project will always vary based on your scope of work, the square footage and the condition of your bathroom under the surface layer. Inevitably an 80-square-foot master bathroom with major changes will take longer than a 25-square-foot guest bath undergoing a minor renovation. For a smaller bathroom, a facelift — the industry term for sprucing up the surface layer (such as paint, vanity, tiles or light fixtures) but keeping the existing footprint of the space — may take five to eight working days, as long as there are no surprises like mold waiting when the old vanity comes out. A more complex bathroom remodel that revamps the shower area (customizing the plumbing, installing tile and changing the shower door), updates the flooring and cabinetry, and adds new paint and new lighting could take anywhere from one week to three weeks. A full bathroom remodel that guts the room, changing the footprint and moving the electrical wiring and plumbing lines, could take four to eight weeks or more. To keep your bathroom remodel on schedule, have your materials ordered and waiting, and don’t make any change orders once construction begins. Planning is key to keeping a bathroom remodel on schedule.   

For more on how long a bathroom remodel should take check out The Complete Thumbtack Bathroom Remodel Guide.

Actual Requests

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Need a General Contractor to Remodel a Yogurt Shop

Jacksonville, FL

  • Project type
    Major remodel
  • Project progress
    Professional drawings (complete set of plans)
  • Areas repaired/remodeled
    Other
  • Details
    Demo and build out for a yogurt shop

Need a Professional to Fix a Hole in a Drywall

Jacksonville, FL

  • Project type
    One or more small projects
  • Project progress
    Just starting
  • Areas repaired/remodeled
    Kitchen
  • Details
    There's a whole in the dry wall in my kitchen I want fixed
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