Bloomfield Concrete Repair Contractors

in Bloomfield, CT

192
Concrete Repair Contractors are
in Bloomfield

25
Concrete Repair Contractors in Bloomfield
are top rated

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Rated by
JOE V.
"We contacted
at the Greensboro home show after getting several recommendations and researching decks, screen rooms, and patios. We had appointments with several" suppliers of all three options.
, of
, came out and listened to our wants & needs. He then provided a photo catalog of completed projects showing variation in stamps, colors, etc. We also wanted a wood
with electrical connections in both the
base as well as next to the concrete steps. I also had built a french drain and wanted him to connecting the downspout to the drain under the patio.
was able to accommodate all our requests. He contacted a
builder as well as an electrical contractor and had them contact us for estimates.
coordinated the entire project on time and on thin budget. After the patio was poured, there was a concern over the sidewalk connecting the patio to the driveway.
went out of his way to make sure we were happy with the finished product.
also provided advise on maintenance and upkeep of the patio.
C
Rated by
Ann S.
"Concrete stamping on patio is a poor match in several places. Driveway color very uneven because different loads of concrete not blended. Manager not very responsive to owner concerns.
A
Rated by
Thomas D.
".
had the best price of any of my bids by a fair amount. He was always on time, returned phone calls and was always cordial. He spent a lot of time answering" my questions and explaining the different tradeoffs and their impact on cost. For future concrete work I will likely use him and bypass the "bids" process.

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Angie's List
Appraisals - Real Estate, Architects & Building Design, Basement Waterproofing, Bathtub Refinishing & Liners, Biohazard Remediation, Builders - Garages/Barns/Sheds, Builders - Homes, Cabinet Making, Cabinet Refacing/Restoration, Carpentry - Unfinished, Carpentry - Woodworking, Carpet Sales/Installation/Repair, Chimney Caps, Chimney Repair, Chimney Sweep, Closets, Concrete - Leveling/Mudjacking, Concrete - Pouring & Repair, Concrete - Stamped & Decorative, Countertops, Deck Maintenance, Decks & Porches, Delivery Service, Dock Building & Repair, Doors, Drywall, Dumpster Service, Electrical, Epoxy Flooring, Excavating, Fireplaces, Floor Cleaning/Polishing/Waxing, Flooring Sales/Installation/Repair, Foundation Repair, Fountains, Garage Doors, Glass & Mirrors, Glass Block, Gutter Cleaning, Gutter Repair & Replacement, Handymen, Hardwood Flooring Sales/Installation/Refinishing, Hauling, Heating & A/C, Home Automation, Hurricane Shutters, Insulation, Land Surveying, Landscaping, Landscaping - Hardscaping & Pavers, Landscaping - Lakefront, Landscaping & Lighting, Lawn & Yard Work, Lawn Fertilization & Treatment, Lawn Irrigation, Lead Testing & Removal, Marble & Granite, Masonry, Mold Testing & Remediation, Moving, Painting - Exterior, Painting - Interior, Pest Control/Exterminating, Plumbing, Plumbing - Drain Cleaning, Pressure Washing, Radon Detection & Reduction, Remodeling - Basements, Remodeling - General, Remodeling - Kitchen & Bathroom, Remodeling - Modular & Mobile Home, Remodeling - Sunrooms & Patio Enclosures, Roof Cleaning, Roof Ice/Snow Removal, Roofing, Screen Repair, Septic Tank, Sewer Cleaning, Siding, Skylights, Stone & Gravel, Structural Engineering, Stucco, Tree Service, TV Service - Cable, TV Service - Satellite, Wallpaper Removal, Wallpapering, Window Cleaning, Window Tinting, Window Treatments, Windows, Windows - Egress, Windows - Safety & Security Film, Wrought Iron

Contractors say homeowners with this trait are the most satisfied with home improvement projects.

Angie's Answers

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Bids are NOT done based on a multiplier on top of materials cost to get labor cost. Think of the consequences in the example you gave - by that method using say plain home depot tile made in Honduras might cost $5/SF materials, so by your method $10 labor. Now, same floor, with Carerra marble or Barre Granite at $75-100/SF - so do you want him charging you $150-200/SF labor when it takes almost exactly the same time regardless of material ?

To put it in simple terms, contractors:

1) figure the amount and cost of materials and consumables needed from the plans and specifications, applying a markup (from 15-50%, depending on contractor and how fancy or specialized a job it is).

2) Then they figure the equipment needed and the operating time to be used or elapsed time to be rented or leased - either opperating hour or elapsed time, or combination of both, especially if it consumes fuel

3) They then figure the labor time for the various trades required to do the job, maybe add an efficiency or ease of work multiplier to those hours to fit the job conditions, multiply those hours by the hourly pay rates, then multiply that times the "load" or "Labor Overhead" to account for employment taxes, workman's compensation costs, health plan, etc, etc.

4) Then they add in the cost of any architect or engineer plans or certifications that are needed, government permits and inspections, etc.

5) Then they add in any subcontractor bids, with appropriate contingency amount for each.

6) All those above totals are added up, an appropriate overall contingency added if needed (typically 5-10%, but on remote site jobs I have seen as high as 200%), and (depending on how contractor figures his costs) at least all the "in-house" costs like his equipment, consumables, and labor costs have a percentage overhead and profit added to them - typically about 100-150%. Some contractors use a lower overhead percentage but apply it to the total estimated job cost, not just in-house costs.

This "company overhead" or "general overhead" or "G&A - General and Administrative Overhead" covers the costs of financing and running the company, management and secretarial and general supply and maintenance costs, buildings and equipment yards lease or mortgage cost, working capital cost, insurance, loan interest, general shop equipment payments, profit, etc. Some contractors use a lower overhead and apply it to every cost in the job, some (especially those doing government work so havingto adhere to government accounting rules) apply a "markup percentage" to materials and rental costs and outside subcontract services, and apply G&A overhead only to in-house costs.

 

That being said, for a general class of work it does generally (on normal jobs) work out that there is a general multiple of labor to materials cost. For instance, yard work and residential tree work is heavy on labor, so it might have a labor to materials ratio of 3:1 or even 5:1.  Detail foundation hand excavation and underpinning can run to 5:1 or more. Many types of building construction like plumbing, tile, carpentry, etc. do end up with a very roughly 2:1 or 3:1 ratio of labor to materials cost. At the other extreme, high energy efficiency or hurricane rated glass installation or a fancy full-building computer and communications system or high-end entertainment center might have a labor to materials ratio of 0.25-0.5 because it is designed to go in pretty fast, but the materials cost a lot.

For your case, a hardscaping ratio could run from 0.5:1 or less to as much as 3:1 or more, for installations with very expensive imported stone and fancy woods and a lot of bought decorative items such as statuary, to the opposite labor-intensive landscaping with lots of sidehill terracing and hand-planted flower beds, hand-dug irrigation system trenches, and manual-placed concrete block or railroad tie walls. Each job should be figured on its own merits - using a "rule-of-thumb" is where people commonly get unpleasantly surprised. That is why you typically get 3 bids unless you have a contractor you trust from prior experience and are confident will give you a fair shake regardless of being sole-sourced. Personally, both for my own purposes and professionally in the design and construction business, I have found sole-source to trusted contractors you have experience with is, in the long run, a BIG money and time saver, as well as making it far more likely to finish on schedule and let you sleep at night.

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You need a general contractor - prefereably one who specializes in additions, because you have excavation, waterproofing, concrete, concrete cutting, carpentry, door and window, etc trades to coordinate.

The cost will depend a great deal on your topography around the house - if the base of the window will be above ground level at least 6 inches, then could run about $500 for a legal egress window purchase and about $1000-2000 for installation, depending on how deep into the concrete you have to cut.

If the bottom of the window will be below ground level, then to call it a bedroom (which mandates legal sized second egress and usauully at least one window)  then you will have two choices - bring it out into a solid watertight concrete storm cellar with collar to keep water out, stairs, and and weather and bug-tight cellar door that is inward-opening, which means a lot of space for stairs and landings top and bottom, or bring it out into an oversized window well at least 36 inches in diameter, and with steps to ground level, with adequate drainage and waterproofing to keep it dry. Either way, sometimes about as easy to put in an outside door as a window, and might raise property value more. Cost from $2-5,000 depending on how deep into concrete wall you have to dig, whether concrete wsall needs reinforcing with steel frame because of the depth of cut, how easy the digging is, and what your water conditions are near the foundation. The last thing you want to do is create an easy water or vermin ingress with your egress.

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Is the wall that the garage is sloped toward and adjacent wall of the home?

 

If not, it should not be of real concern. 

 

Try to keep the water out of the garage with a gasket on the door. 

 

 

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If the state requires a contractor's license, then he needs to have a license in each state he intends to work in - plus state/local business licenses as applicable.

 

This does not mean there are not a lot of contractors who cross state lines without proper licensing - the penalties in may cases are not real severe and are just a fine, not criminal, so many take the chance.

 

As you say - argh  - many contractors are not really businessmen and have zero legal education, so many people get burned.

Concrete Repair reviews in Bloomfield

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I have two identical driveway approaches from roadway to side walk that I installed 22 years ago. To make it look the same, a 9X8 food section had to be cut and removed, and new fibrous concrete poured. After the check arrived form the insurance,
Bloomfield Concrete Repair Contractors Provider Name Locked
came by when he said he would, removed sod on edges, formed and poured the driveway, and was a perfectionist in the finishing of the area. He cleaned up the concrete areas of drips and splashes from the pouring process, made perfect edges, replaced the sod by the edges, and cleaned up re remaining concrete pieces. We had some leftover concrete from the delivery that he gave a neighbor for a small repair, and even went there to finish it for him. Very friendly and his life-long experience showed in the work.
- Ronald G.
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was great, very professional and did the job in less than 4 hours, including hauling rocks and dirt away to clear the area for the concrete. I was impressed with how quickly he responded after I sent a request for a quote. From start to finish,
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did a great job for us and we would hire him again. My dogs went out in their new kennel today and tails were wagging. Thanks
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- Todd V.
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I have a
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and longtime friend who lives in
Bloomfield Concrete Repair Contractors Provider Name Locked
and who's steep gravel driveway with three turn around areas has been washed out so many times it was hard becoming harder and harder to navigate. We decided if at all possible we would like to have it done in concrete. But it wasn't at all a 'money is no object' situation. From the first conversation with
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I knew we would choose him. His father taught him the business and it shows in a strong work ethic, professionalism and perfect good old fashioned manners. At one point during the walk through I wondered if a retaining wall might be needed at the base. I was aware in would be a considerable cost increase but wanted it to be done right.
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told me it would be a waste of money. Seriously admire this good man. If you get a lower bid.... Run like the wind. You do not want corners cut when it comes to concrete and you will not find a company with more integrity. It was a big job and he had an appropriately large crew to knock it out in the exact timeline he mapped out. And yes, it looks stunning. Oh... In a storm right before the job a tree fell into the driveway.
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brought a chain saw and moved it gratis. Unreal.
- Anita S.
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We would hire this team again and probably will do so for another concrete project where our cars are parked. I have already given their name to our neighbors who admired the work that
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and his team created for us.







- Hilary R.
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He seemed to care about the job and to find a solution that was the cheapest but still effective. The price seemed very fair and I feel comfortable because they stand by their work so they said if they did something wrong then they would happily come back and fix it. Thanks!
- Dustin G.
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I initially telephoned and left a voice mail message with the contractor on June 9, 2014 requesting his services for a quotation for concrete work. I also mentioned in my voice message that I was an Angie's list member I never received a returned phone call. I telephoned the contractor again on October 1, 2014 and again left a detailed phone message similar to the one I left in June. I received a return voice message from the contractor about a week later. I promptly returned the call and again left a voice message. To date no return phone call. Obviously the contractor does not need the business.
- lori M.
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Contractor/owner walked down me property with me. I explained all of the details on what was needed. The contractor stated that he would be back to measure the areas where the work would be performed.
The contractor did not come back, I did not receive a phone call and I did not receive a quotation.
- lori M.

All Concrete Repair Contractors in Bloomfield, CT

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4 EVERGREEN LLC

93 W HILL RD
Thomaston

A K Remodeling and Design Services

40 N Plains Industrial Rd
Wallingford

A NIRO LANDSCAPE CONTRACTORS

33 Shady Hill Lane
Newington

A-Z home improvement contractor

13 forest road
Seymour

AAA Sammy Masonry

37 Bosse Rd
Waterbury

ABCDExcavating, LLC

201 Lebanon Ave
Lebanon

ACTION WATER GARDENS INC

47 HARTFORD TPKE
Tolland

AD Driveway Solutions

38 industrial road
Prospect

AK Carpentry LLC

19 Jude Rd
Plainville

Alex Masonry

62 Sky Hill Cir
Waterbury

All Home Improvements

399 Foster St
South Windsor

Apples to Apples Inc.

1204 Main Street
Branford

AR Renovations LLC

25 Murray Rd
Bristol

ATLAS CONCRETE PRODUCTS INC

65 BURRITT ST
New Britain

AYOTT BROTHERS CONSTRUCTION INC

288 NORTH ST
Windsor Locks

B & D Earthscapes

88 main st
East Hampton

Bahler Brothers, Inc

24 Jeffrey Drive
South Windsor

Baybrook Remodelers Inc

824 Boston Post Rd
West Haven

Billings Media Blasting

75 Naubuc Avenue
Glastonbury

Bova construction

46 wolcott rd
Wolcott

BRAGAIA MASONRY

40 WOODLAND AVE
Bloomfield

Breton & Son Builders, LLC

41 Fairview St
Manchester

Cahaba Scapes

2130 11th avenue north

Caron Building & Remodling llc

PO Box 150
South Glastonbury

CASINI MASONRY

515 QUAKER FARMS RD
Oxford

Castle Developers, LLC

1131 Tolland Tpke.
Manchester

CD BUILDERS INC

100 WEST RD
Ellington

CDJ Home Improvement

583 Bush Hll Road
Manchester

CDS Construction Services LLC

17 Laurwood Dr
Bolton

CECO CORP

23 OLD WINDSOR RD
Bloomfield

Chaput Natural Stone & Pavers LLC

132 Chimneysweep Hill Rd
Glastonbury

CHARTER OAK ENVIRONMENTAL LLC

350 Naugatuck Ave
Milford

Cin Ara Construction

34 Marion St
West Haven

clad construction llc and manchester fence

31 green manor road
Manchester

Complete Home Maintenance LLC

325 North Maple St
Enfield

Concrete & Masonry LLC

122 Campbell Ave
West Haven

Concrete Impressions

1 Emma Way
Bristol

connecticut landscape & construction,llc

116 ayers road
South Windsor

Connecticut River Valley Hardscape LLC

15 Sadler St
Windsor Locks

connecticutwindow

PO BOX 809
Somers

Creative Masonry & Chimney LLC

471 New Britain Ave
Unionville

Cromwell Concrete Products

667 Main Street
Cromwell

Customized Care

New Britain

D&M Masonry Contractors LLC

24 Rondaly Rd
Amston

D.R.E.A.M. Remodeling LLC.

164 Sperry Rd.
Bristol

DBRConstruction LLC

1403 EAST MAIN ST
Meriden

DELUCIA HOME IMPROVEMENTS

3129 Whitney Ave
Hamden

DEREK CONSTRUCTION

22 HARRINGTON RD
Broad Brook

dh&k construction llc

30 Grilley Rd.

Diiorio Brothers Contracting

67 Osborne Ave
Norwalk

DON CHILDREE GENERAL CONTR INC

89 COMMERCE WAY
South Windsor

DURASEAL ASPHALT SVC

40 MILL ST
Colchester

E.S.P. ENTERPRISES

2 NORTH STREET
East Haven

Eastern CT Residential

149 Airline Ave
Portland

Eastern Waterproofing Co Inc

PO Box 504
South Windsor

EDI Masonry & Landscaping LLC

229 Pheasant Dr
Rocky Hill

Eureka Service Group, LLC

70 Grove Hill Street
New Britain

Exquisite Designs

47332 Sterdley Falls

Exterior Touch Inc.

12610 Waverly RD.

Fauteux Construction, llc.

30 Loomis St
North Granby

FCL Painting & Powerwashing

194 Seaview Ave
Bridgeport

Garcias Painting & Handyman Services

480 North Main St.
Manchester

GaulCostruction L.L.C.

65 Robert Dennis Drive

GUY CANTONE & SONS MASON CONTR

80 WILLOWBROOK RD
Cromwell

Hand E Services

P.O. Box 86
Cheshire

HANDY DANS

121 METACOMET DR
Meriden

handyman-rental.com

P.O. Box 370274
West Hartford

Hi-Tech Crack Repair

570 Prospect Drive
Stratford

Home Advancements LLC

125 W. West Hill Rd.
Barkhamsted

home doctor/roofs r us

85 bradley ave
Meriden

Husaria Masonry

56 Schultz St
New Britain

J & J Construction

2402 Harbor View Drive
Rocky Hill

J & L Concrete LLC

95 Downing St
New Haven

J Haley and sons LLC

East Hartford

JASON ROBERT'S SERVICES

80 Litchfield Tpk
Bethany

JAY'S LANDSCAPING LLC

473 Sullivan Ave.
South Windsor

JBE Genral Contracts

Prospect St
West Hartford

Jigs General Contracting

47 Carey Ave
Meriden

JIM MASSIRIO CO INC

39 MILL ST
Berlin

JNM Site Works

North Windham Rd
North Windham

John C Fiderio & Sons Inc

687 Broad St
Meriden

K & S Construction

6 Eastview Drive
Vernon Rockville

kevin white restorations L.L.C

76 Terrace st
East Haven

Lauretti Construction Contractor, LLC

43 East Main St, PO Box 9265
Bristol

Leo Masonry

Ansonia

LEONARD & SON CONSTRUCTION INC

53 TROY ST
West Hartford

LOMBARDO BROTHERS CONSTRUCTION

105 W DUDLEY TOWN RD
Bloomfield

LSJ Masonry LLC

92 Weston St.
Hartford

mallicoconstllc

477 grace trail
Orange

Manning Construction

23 Butternut Dr
East Hartford

MasonicPro Construction, LLC.

22 Lake Road
Middlefield

Master Masonry

162 Riverton Rd
Riverton

McAree Mason Contractors Inc.

22 Doris Road
Bristol

Mckenneys Construction, llc

4 Sherwood Rd
New Britain

Merge 3 LLC

15 Sandra Drive
Manchester

MIREK MASONRY

249 FIELD ST
Newington

Mod Tech HOME DESIGN

114 Balance Rock Rd
Seymour

Morin Paving Inc

21 Neal Ct.
Plainville

Mr fix it repairs

15 greenfield st

N.E. CUSTOM CONCRETE & MASONRY

112 PERSHING DRIVE
Ansonia

Neighborhood Services LLC

PO Box 1365
Burlington

New Hope Carpentry

58 May Street
Fairfield

Nice Work Network

9 West Island Beach Road
Lebanon

NIRO LANDSCAPING

60 Peter Ct
New Britain

Ortega's Home Repair

47 Madison Avenue

P & M CUSTOM HOMES LLC

101 COLLINDALE DR.
Meriden

P D Remodeling

90 Humming Bird Drive
Northford

P&A Home Improvements LLC

90 wilson av
Torrington

Partners Cleaning Services LLC

24 Wales St.
Naugatuck

Pioneer Basement

31 Sanford Rd

Pool Decks by Erik

5 Peck Hill Road
New Haven

Pro Hands Companies

21 W Main St
Waterbury

Pro Landscaping & Design

256 Tuttle Rd
Middletown

PROCRETE CONSTRUCTION

203 S STONE ST
West Suffield

PURINTON BUILDERS INC

61 Ffyler place
Suffield

Quality Dry Basements Inc

5 River Rd
Wilton

Rosa Home Improvement LLC

107 Ransom Hall Rd
Wolcott

S&A Masonry

61 MALLORY RD
Roxbury

S-S CONCRETE CONSTRUCTION

9 LINCOLN RD
Cromwell

Seaview Custom Homes LLC

308 Pettipaug Rd
Westbrook

Shamasna Tile Company

43 McKenzie St
Middletown

SM Welch Remodeling

16 Ogden Lord Road
Marlborough

Small Job Specialist Electric

100 Filbert St
Hamden

Sotac Home Improvement

109 Ridgefield St.
Hartford

STM Enterprises, LLC

116 Cottage Grove Road
Bloomfield

STUCCO RX

16 FELICIA CT

Superior Fuel Inc.

240 Railroad Hill St
Waterbury

SUSAYA CONSTRUCTION CO

79 W DUDLEY TOWN RD
Bloomfield

TCF Associates

259 South Main Street
Torrington

The Multi-Service Office, LLC

205 N. Elm Street
Torrington

Tiriolo Services Driveway Sealing

140 Evillage rd
Shelton

Trash Remuval

94 Asylum St

Tufano Restoration,LLC

East Haven,Ct
East Haven

Viking Masonry

164 Avery Street
Manchester

Violette Silvester And Sons Inc

65 Cherry St
East Hartford

Vogli Masonry & Construction

55 Elrose Street
Manchester

Washington Concrete Products

328 S Washington St
Plainville

West Hartford Landscaping Inc

705 Oakwood Avenue
West Hartford

Westside Oil Co

27 Babbs Rd
West Suffield

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