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Madison Carpenters

Browse these porch contractors with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Madison.

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Wood Works Wonders
5.0
from 26 reviews
  • 14 years in business
  • 32 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
D. V.
Verified review

I hired Mark to paint the front of my house, replace a screen on a screened-in porch and replace the doors on my shed. He did a great job. Don't be scared away by his hourly rate - he charged a fair price.

July 4th Landscapes
4.6
from 25 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 36 hires on Thumbtack
Kimberly U.
Verified review

I was so impressed with the professionalism, promptness, and attention to detail of Ron and his team! He was able to help my husband and I by plowing out our driveway, sidewalks, and porch on incredibly short notice. Ron is wonderful to work with - I recommend his services to any home or business owner!

ROC Construction LLC
4.4
from 25 reviews
  • 39 years in business
  • 30 hires on Thumbtack
Richard D.
Verified review

Mike and team of ROC strived to keep the original look when replacing soffit and trim on 3 season porch of our 1899 Victorian home. They were able to find the exact match of reclaimed pieces to replace rotted molding. They provided extras including replacing rafter ends and painting finished product to match. Finished product turned out excellent.

Olson Builders, Inc.
4.8
from 15 reviews
  • 23 years in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
Debbie B.
Verified review

I had a house to sell & had just bought one to down size to. I was in a panic though, when our town had a bad hail storm! Just my luck 2 houses damaged that needed 2 roofs, windows replaced, siding, gutters, etc. Just days before putting on the market to sell. I called David, with Olson Builders and found him & his company easy to work with. He took over dealing with my insurance company on both houses. What a relief!! Both jobs were done immediately & professionally. I'm fussy, clean up was great guys!! Yes, I would definitely use David, with Olson Builders again. Almost forgot, I also had him add to the back of our new house a covered porch. We can watch deer in the rain now! Wonderful job, thanks guys!

A-Team Construction
4.9
from 13 reviews
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Michael O.
Verified review

Excellence, in all phases and aspects of the project, is the approach and standard that the A-Team exhibited from the outset, and consistently maintained, from evaluation through project completion, and follow up. Evaluation, Project Planning and Ongoing Communication We called A team (after unsuccessful attempts with two other companies) to address a roof leak on the attached porch, due to lack of flashing, when the porch was added on to the house. (One company told us this could not be fixed without replacing the entire siding with vinyl). A Team very promptly scheduled Chad to evaluate the issue. He was prompt, thorough, communicative, practical and very competent in analyzing that issue. He also noted some other areas of the roof needing work. But, he also suggested that before deciding on any of the work, we contact our insurance adjuster to assess some apparent hail damage (from last years' storm). We did. That resulted (the same day) in approval of an entire replacement of the roof, gutters and downspouts. Chad returned, at our request, to be present for the insurance adjuster's inspection, and met with us and the adjuster to discuss options and plans for the project. He was very helpful and constructive in that discussion too. The detailed work plan was approved and the insurance deposit check was issued at the end of that meeting. Soon after, Chad met with us to help pick out the new shingle and gutter/downspout colors, and start the scheduling. Scheduling and Project Completion The A Team office staff (and Chad) were in frequent touch with us as to the start date (which ended up being moved up, not delayed). As promised, the entire roof was completed in a single day, despite the extra time needed to deal with not only the siding/flashing issue on the porch roof, but also further complications that came up relating to the porch roof decking and underside decorative celling. Aaron (who personally supervised the overall job and did the detailed custom work on the porch) met with us to discuss options and costs to address that issue. He came up with a lasting and economical approach that maintained the decorative porch ceiling. The A team roofers worked efficiently, and neatly, avoiding damage to shrubs and plants, minimizing clutter and doing a great job on clean up. The gutters and downspouts were similarly completed the next day. Finally, the A Team is assisting in a detailed explanation and documentation (requested by our insurance adjuster) of the above described added work and materials, that may bring a substantial portion of these additional costs within insurance coverage. Even it does not, it is clear to us that Aaron came up with a cost effective correction of a problem that could be discovered only in the process of the re-roofing. Conclusion A team Construction is animated by its commitment to excellence, in every single aspect and dimension its work. Not only would I use them again - I plan to, for a poured/stamped concrete patio project, next year

New Way Remodeling, LLC
5.0
from 5 reviews
    Lauren M.
    Verified review

    Essentially Jeremy remodeled every inch of our first house. New kitchen, new bath, new staircase, refinished loft space, new screen porch and deck. When I say "new", I mean down to the studs (and sometimes reinforcing those). He's very thoughtful and realistic in his recommendations, keeping in mind budget, durability, and resale value. I had specific aesthetics in mind design wise and he brought those ideas to life. Highly recommend.

    • 10 years in business
    • 2 hires on Thumbtack
    Amy E.
    Verified review

    We hired these guys to build our front porch, they did an amazing job. They were timely and very kind. They were also respectful throughout the whole process! And They cleaned daily, which was a huge plus for us! We will be hiring them again in the future without a doubt!

    • 8 years in business
    • 1 hire on Thumbtack
    Scott E.
    Verified review

    We had Sweet Exteriors update our Master Bathroom by removing wallpaper, wall repair, painting, new tile floor, faucets for sinks and shower. The bathroom actually looks larger and has a great new feeling. They also did several other great jobs like our deck repair and stain, gutters, front porch railings, hallway bathroom. I highly recommend them. Seek them out, they are easy to work with and friendly. Thanks Sweet Exteriors.

    • 2 hires on Thumbtack
    Dan B.
    Verified review

    I had A&R make me a screen porch and cement patio. They were very fast and professional, and were affordable. Highly recommended!!

    Q & A

    Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

    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.

    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.

    Hire skilled professionals for absolutely everything.