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Attention to detail marks work of Chicago painter


Chicago interior painting
Chicago interior painting

Contractor was always on time and went above and beyond by fixing areas not originally outlined by the client.

Electrician accused of abandoning Chicago rewiring job

A homeowner says she hired an electrical contractor to rewire her bathroom, along with several other parts of her home. She claims the company has failed to finish the job and has kept her house keys, forcing her to change the locks at her expense.

Homeowner in Indianapolis wants house cleaner to return key

A cleaning service is accused of failing to show up to for scheduled monthly appointments. The customer says the company will not return calls.

Lengthy HVAC repair in Indianapolis ends with satisfied homeowner

A customer says an HVAC company they hired took months to make right on an air conditioner repair. The company claims fault with availability of parts by the manufacturer.

Indianapolis carpet cleaners accused of oversoaking rugs

A company is accused of not holding up their word about returning to remove a stain. Customer feels her trust has been broken, and requests they fix the problem.

Auto repair shop in Indianapolis resolves damage from repair

Customer is baffled when his car returns from the mechanic with chipped paint and a dent. The company resolves his issues, fixing the vehicle to the customer's satisfaction.

Homeowner in Indianapolis irked by new deck's warped boards

A deck and fencing contractor is accused of ignoring customer's complaints. Customer hires plumber to fix problems he claims are fault of the deck contractor.

Door installation disappoints Minneapolis homeowner

A customer claims that the company he hired did not use the correct stain, so that it looks out of place with his other woodwork. He also says they refuse to take responsibility.

Warped deck in St. Louis causes dispute

A customer feels her finished project is not up to standards, and wants alleged problems fixed. The contractor she hired feels he has addressed all her issues.

Painting contractor ignores Atlanta shoddy work complaint

Homeowner says ants are eating the wood the company failed to paint or prime. Job included pressure washing, painting and replacement of old wood.

Atlanta-area property management group accused of wrongdoing

A homeowner says the property manager she hired for her rental property is not giving her the proper tax documents and is withholding her deposit.

Marietta customer accuses plumber of needless water heater switch

Plumbing company replaces water heater and charges homeowner, but the customer says the water tank should have been repaired under warranty.

Cincinnati painters finish ahead of schedule

Homeowner praises the painting crew he hired to patch holes and match paint for their flexiblity and quick, quality work.

Roof repairs allegedly incomplete on Cincinnati home

Homeowner claims storm damage repairs to her roof and basement weren't completed according to contract. She says both areas continue to leak and expresses concern about mold growth.

Courteous Milwaukee contractor replaces glass block window

Homeowner praises contractor for clear communication while replacing her glass block windows. She says the company was professional and courteous throughout the project.

Poor communication mars bathtub refinishing job in San Diego

Homeowner wants company to split the discounted cost of installing a non-slip surface in her tub.

Shutter problems spur remodeling complaint

Homeowner seeks a refund for extensive remodeling work she says wasn't done to her satisfaction. Complaints include poorly painted shutters and mismatched countertops.

Gutter cleaning deemed unnecessary by D.C.-area handywoman

Even though it turned out they didn't need to be cleaned, homeowner says she highly recommends the handywoman she hired to clean her gutters.

Homeowner ecstatic with Dallas insulation service

Customer is pleasantly surprised by company's bid and pleased by their team's punctuality and efficient work processes.

Car dealership leaves Milwaukee consumer dissatisfied

Consumer claims he was promised gas and grocery vouchers and an extended warranty after his purchase of a new vehicle. However, he says the vouchers are no longer accepted.


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