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We hired Budget exteriors to complete our home siding project. From start to finish their team was phenomenal! We received 5 quotes and Budget Exteriors beat all of their competition in both quality and price. Their team came within the planned time frame and communication was great! They restored our 120+ year home with detached garage with such great care. I would highly recommend Budget Exteriors to anyone looking for a quality home siding professional!Jul 23, 2018Verified
Siding Installation, Repair, or Removal
Lou replaced the fiber-cement siding on my house. I am very happy with the work he did. The siding looks very neat. The project was completed in a timely manner. The communication was great: Lou was very responsive to my emails and calls, and he was very clear explaining the process and setting expectations.May 26, 2015Verified
I had consultations with a number of contractors before selecting Budget Exteriors. Lou was very professional, responded to emails and phone calls within 24 hrs, and gave me a number of references. I went on-site to one of his references to verify that the job was done well. Lou came in with the lowest estimate, even accounting for the cost of the siding proposed by various contractors. Even though the project took longer than estimated (an old, warped house is difficult to side properly) the job was done well and neighbors have stopped by to praise the work. Also, Lou does not nickel and dime, his word is reliable. Of course, do get everything in writing before starting the project. I believe Lou does not directly employ the 3-5 crews that work for him; they are subcontracted. That's the only thing I didn't know at the outset. They did a great job though. Your results may vary with the crew you get.Feb 28, 2014Verified
Budget Exteriors was awesome! Our sales rep, John, worked with us (for more than a year, due to some scheduling issues on our end!) to get a great quote for our roof and siding job. Our project manager, Angel, was responsive, professional, and a huge help overall, especially when we had some unforseen structural work that needed to be done in the middle of everything. The house looks showroom-worthy, and everyone was so nice and so helpful from beginning to end! We'd have them back to do another job in a heartbeat! Thank you all!Nov 15, 2019
Budget Exteriors did a great job installing four windows and the related carpentry work into my front porch. Throughout the process, they were easy to communicate with and professional. I received a number of quotes for the job, and I went with them due to the reasonableness of the price for the quality of the windows I chose, as well as the warranty to go with the work. I'm happy with my choice of Budget, and I'll likely reach out to them in the future for other jobs.Mar 5, 2020
License Type: Home Improvement Contractor (MA)
- What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?I maintain my manufacturers certifications by attending every training made available by them. This is typically several per year. Some in person, some on line.
- How did you get started doing this type of work?My name is Lou Milano and I am the owner of Budget Exteriors. I have been in the home improvement industry for 20 years. I began my career working for a large, regional replacement window company. I then spent a decade turning the home improvement division of the largest big-box home retailer store into the largest home improvement installation company in history. Replacement windows, siding, and roofing are now available for anyone at an affordable cost. Budget Exteriors is my vision: bringing high-end “boutique” quality home improvements to the Boston Metro area at a reasonable price.
- What types of customers have you worked with?We work with residential single family or multi family homeowners as well as condo associations and commercial. We do small projects such as a garage or porch roof or a few windows as well as very large projects such as siding for a condo complex of connected townhouses.