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Ferndale Garage Builders

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xxxlandscape.com
4.7
from 156 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 233 hires on Thumbtack
Dian L.
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BETTER THAN OUTSTANDING!!!!! Benito trimmed all of my bushes and cleaned the gutters on my house and garage. He took the branches and leaves with him, so helpful. He showed up on time, this last Sunday, did the work in record time with much expertise and knowledge. He is a business man, a professional and DEFINITELY the best landscaper I have ever used. He deserves TEN STARS!!!!! Dian Love Ypsilanti, MI

NWT Services
4.7
from 155 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 256 hires on Thumbtack
Joe D.
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I recently purchased a 100 year old home in need of major electrical upgrades. New to the area, I had gotten several quotes from several reputable electricians, but Nick stood out. Price and Services offered were hard to beat. Increase AMP's to the house, rewire entire garage, replace service panel, the list goes on. I consider myself handy, but Nick puts my knowledge and handy work to shame. He offers much more than just electrical services, garage door motor install, TV's "professionally" hung, 220v outlets run, kitchen & bath and more. I would reccomend him and his team for just about any project.

ADRM Inc.
4.5
from 74 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 125 hires on Thumbtack
Shawn M.
Verified review

Nick Martin and his American Dream Company crew members have painted the entire interior of my home and recently our new garage doors. Nick provided me with a thorough consultation and estimate of services requested. He assisted me with the selection of paint and color schemes. Thanks to his expertise my home room colors flow throughout , creating a peaceful and put together look and feeling. Nick is a knowledgable and experienced painter and business owner. His work and the work performed by his crew members is of the highest quality. Excellent! Nick is a genuine , reliable, and trustworthy individual. He and his crew were always kind and respectful. I never had a worry while the work was being done in my home. When in need of additional work done in my home Nick is the only person I will call. My recommendation ....FIVE STARS!

Handyman Tom LLC
4.9
from 67 reviews
  • 28 years in business
  • 89 hires on Thumbtack
Jenny W.
Verified review

Tom was great. He was on time, did a great job installing two toilets and a new garage door opener, and is detail-oriented and polite. Like most people, we struggle to find a good contractor who will consistently show up and not make a mess of the project, so we will definitely be using Tom again for future projects.

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  • 90 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Jared B.
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Jim and his crew are very professional and provide quality work. I had my garage and basement wired by Jim, and it turned out wonderful... Also very happy with the trim work, and bonus room they built in my basement. Couldn't be happier, and would highly recommend to my own family and friends. A++

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JTR Home Services
5.0
from 45 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 39 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Jason B.
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John was able to do a quick turn around job to help me get our house ready for a graduation party. He painted our garage and window trims in our house as well as repair and paint our, weather damaged, front door. He was a real pleasure to work with!

  • 12 years in business
  • 17 hires on Thumbtack
Monica W.
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I have had Justin work on many different projects throughout my home and would hire him again in a second. He has re-roofed our home, installed cabinets and crown molding in our kitchen, and updated the electrical panel in our home with added power to our garage. Very professional and excellent work.

New Global Group
4.2
from 25 reviews
  • 14 years in business
  • 30 hires on Thumbtack
Stephen G.
Verified review

We had a complex job, with our porch leaking through the wall of our garage requiring multiple solutions both inside and outside. Working with Vini was fantastic, he thoroughly investigated the issue and worked collaboratively with both myself and other contractors to develop an effective, solid solution. As well as responding to challenges found along the way during excavation. The quote provided was very detailed and comprehensive, and was adhered to. We are happy with the result and to this point have had no further issues with water penetration. I would recommend Vini and his company to anyone.

Costa Pro LLC
4.7
from 20 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 21 hires on Thumbtack
Richard S.
Verified review

Costa Pro LLC is a top notch company. The wind storm in march did a number on my roof, not only did they strip the old roof off, they replaced my fascia and replaced the roof, all in one day. I got quotes from other companies, but Costa Pro had the most affordable prices and a warranty that lasts double everyone else's. The exterior of my home was in need of repair as well, and Costa Pro LLC was up for the task. They put in new vinyl soffits, and the opening around my garage door. Costa Pro also painted the exterior and trim of my house, and replaced my leaking gutters. My house went from the worst on my street, to the best. I have gotten nothing but compliments from all my neighbors. I can't thank Will and everyone else at Costa Pro LLC enough for everything they did for me and my family. I strongly recommend Costa Pro LLC.

Fusion Contracting, LLC
5.0
from 18 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 25 hires on Thumbtack
Marie C.
Verified review

Mr. Morris completed 4 jobs for me covering a three month period. 1) Involved rennovating my enclosed back porch by putting in a ceiling, removed/replaced surrounding screens & door, removed/repaired wood frames, installed electric wiring & put in a ceiling fan/light for first time, painting of woodframes, sealing bottom base bricks, and fixing gutters. Excellent job. 2) Installed gutters on garage for rain off, re-roofed garage & installed ventilation at top of roof. Well done! 3) Installed gutter brackets, repaired damage wood, repaired & fixed front house gutters for rain off. 4) Re-balancing of garage beams and adjusted tracks of garage door to prevent jamming or inconsistency of door opening or closing. All jobs were pre-appraised, with an estimate delivered within several days. Mr. Morris was very professional , detailed & courteous in explaining each job, cost, and timeframes. He exceeded all my expectations, in quality, timeliness, & proficiency, completing each job ahead of schedule. He cleaned up each area after completion of job very well. Partial monies paid up front and balance of bill not due until I did a walk thru & stated satisfaction of work done. I have told Mr. Morris that I will be retaining his phone number in my directory for future home repairs and have no concerns about referring him to my neighbors because of his professionalism and the quality of his work.

Garbor Group
4.9
from 13 reviews
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
Anne C.
Verified review

My husband and I hired George and his company to paint our farmhouse in 2010. The original farmhouse was built in 1900, the large addition was added in 1999. It was an extensive job consisting of scraping and sanding the existing paint, repair of rotting wood, priming and painting. George showed up on time every day with his crew, ready to work. We hired George and Company the following year to paint the garage/carriage house. It was the same thorough job with the same work ethic. He also painted the old granary shed and play shed on our property. In 2013 he power washed and stained the 5 decks/porches at the farmhouse. George made it a point to bring to our attention items that could be potential problems with the house. He would repair those items for us during the painting process, he also corrected some items on his own. His work crew was polite and they prepped the area prior to painting so there was not a mess. Because this was all outside work, George watched the forecast and would tell me what days they would be working. If it was a rainy week, they would work on the weekend so the job could be completed in a timely manner.

S & L Solutions
4.1
from 16 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
Lenice R.
Verified review

I loved the work s&l did on my kitchen renovation. I had a closed in kitchen and they gave me the open concept that I was dreaming of!! They were professional, and worked well around my schedule. I will definitely call them again when I'm ready for my basement project.

Hector Vazquez
4.3
from 15 reviews
  • 17 years in business
  • 20 hires on Thumbtack
Rafi B.
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Hector did a great job on our garage concrete and bumper. Tear-out and finished in 2 days. Great personality. Love this guy.

  • 26 years in business
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
Jeff H.
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This guy does a great job, and gets the job done quickly. No waiting or wondering if he's going to show up or finish the job. I had him install a garage ceiling and heater, and was so impressed I recently had him install a back sliding door on the back of my house. I highly recommend accurate home improvements.

  • 6 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Robert M.
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I was looking for a small section of concrete driveway to be replaced for fear of damage being done to my garage foundation. Steve called me within an hour of my initial quote submission on Thumbtack, even though he was on vacation. When the driveway was clear of snow, he came right out to do a detailed quote. The first day the weather was good enough to allow the job, he was out here working on it. The finish quality is excellent and it was done in one day. My only regret is I couldn't afford to have the whole driveway done.

HDM Building Co
4.8
from 6 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Linda V.
Verified review

Ryan was wonderful and prompt with the task at hand, highly recommend this company to family and friends, I sure will keep them in mind for future reference. Thanks again Ryan for all you did at my mom's house.

MM3 Home Improvement
5.0
from 4 reviews
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Steve C.
Verified review

He did a great job building exactly what we were hoping for in regards to the half wall in our living room.

Park Builders Inc.
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 71 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Deb G.
Verified review

Terry and his team built me a garage and completed the job on time. Terry was great to work with, giving me updates on the project along the way. We are very pleased with the quality he was able to give us. Highly recommend them.

  • 5 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Barbara K.
Verified review

he was awesome..he came here on a friday night and fixed the problem..most contractors wouldnt come on a weekend but brandon did and did a great job....he is very knowledgeable and i would recommend him to everyone

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We offer residential and commercial renovations. We provide all your construction needs, from the foundations to roofs.

  • 3 years in business
About

My company is owner operated so its all hands on and personal for me, not just an owner here to collect profits. I also take a lot of pride in every job i do as if i was working on my own house.

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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.  

What do general contractors charge?

If you’re doing a home remodel, building a new home or embarking on a commercial building project, you’ll hire a general contractor. A general contractor is a professional who is qualified to oversee and execute construction projects. Each construction project is unique; even two duplicate homes built on lots next door to each other could have different construction costs due to factors like different excavation costs when building the foundation. Since each project is unique, many general contractors make bids on potential construction projects. These bids can then break down to a per square foot cost that encompasses the labor of all the workers needed for the job, materials, the scope of work, and any equipment needed. Materials and finishes make a major difference in your cost per square foot. For example, choosing standard kitchen tiles at $3 per square foot will result in a lower total project cost than imported marble tiles that cost $63 per square foot. Where you live will also affect how much general contractors charge, as labor and the cost to do business can cost less in many regions than in high-cost areas like New York or San Francisco. Here are some examples of average costs general contractors typically charge in various regions:

  • Home addition in San Francisco: $250-$270 per square foot.
  • New home construction in Knoxville, Tennessee: $100-$200 per square foot.
  • Kitchen remodel in Tennessee: $40-$80 per square foot, depending on finishes.
  • Bathroom remodel in Vancouver, Washington: $110-$170 per square foot.

Be sure to check out our smart hiring practices when it comes to finding a general contractor.

How do you choose a commercial general contractor?

A commercial contractor provides similar services as a residential general contractor but specializes in working with large-scale projects for businesses, schools, nonprofits, governments and development firms. When researching commercial general contractors, review their portfolio of work and confirm they have ample experience working in the area you need. For example, if you are building a small strip mall, ask if the contractors have experience successfully incorporating all the needed elements such as a parking lot, meeting ADA requirements, accessing the proper permits, and completing work on time.

Once you’ve identified several qualified candidates, request bids for your project and then compare the scope of work with your needs and budget. Your commercial general contractor should oversee design, permitting, construction, materials purchase, and adherence to building code and zoning regulations, as well as sticking to an agreed-upon budget and schedule. It’s important to establish clear communication with your future commercial general contractor, as this will mean a smoother process for everyone. For all these reasons, it’s also especially important to follow a few smart hiring practices when it comes to finding a general contractor.

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