New Canaan Driveway Contractors

in New Canaan, CT

398
Driveway Contractors are
in New Canaan

25
Driveway Contractors in New Canaan
are top rated

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Brian C.
"I had gotten 4 bids for the job. Southwest was not the least expensive nor the most expensive (in middle).
is the owner and runs the day to day operation." They did the work on the committed schedule. The attention to detail and quality of work was very good. Because this was a modular house (built offsite and set on foundation by crane or roller), it was critical that the foundation was 'spot on' in terms of being square and level. The company who set the house on the foundation indicated that it was one of the best they had seen (and they have installed literally 100's across NM and surrounding states). Overall, I was very pleased with
's professionalism and quality of work.
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Ricardo M.
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was great to work with. His prices were fair and the work was done on time and as specified in our contract. He handled himself in a very professional manner," as did his workers, unlike other contractor's I have had the misfortune of working with. I would definitely recommend
and in fact hope to use them again in the near future to replace the concrete in my backyard which had been installed improperly by my last contractor.
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Scott H.
"From the very punctual and pleasant original quote, though the work and onto completion of the project,
has been a great company to deal with. Very fair pricing," courteous and knowledgeable staff (and I might add, hard working 10-11 hours a day), organized workflow and superior workmanship.
and his staff (yea
!) went above and beyond to complete my rather complicated project. Always willing to listen and offer just the right perspective and advice, they were instrumental in helping bring my vision to life. Bottom line is this: I have dealt with many contractors over the years and can honestly say that
and the boys were amongst the best I have ever had the pleasure of working with. Thanks again fellows – looking forward to calling you for my next project.

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Angie's Answers

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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.

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To overlay,with proper adhesion so it does not peel off, you first need to prepare the surface - typically heavy watercutting or sandblasting for concrete over concrete, or high-pressure presure washing and an asphalt (NOT water based cutback) adhesion coat before asphalt overlay.

 

Because of the prep cost, a concrete overlay commonly costs more than just tearingit out and replacing it, and if you are replacing it due to cracking and breaking up those cracks will almost always propogate or "reflect" through the new layer too with concrete. Ditto with asphalt overlay, though using a crack-stopper fabric can reduce (but usually not eliminate) that.

 

If just repairing ice melt/freeze thaw deterioration, a cementatious epoxy overlay can be used, though its life is less (normally) than new concrete. Usually used for limited areas like garage area pad, not entire driveways.

 

Asphalt overlays over somewhat deteriorated concrete can work well,but if not prepared and high-pressure (about 5000 psi or higher) cleaned to remove ALL deteriorated material, they can peel off because they stuck to deteriorated loose material rather than sound concrete. Again, can cost as much for a 1-1/2 to 2 inch overlay as for a 3-4 inch full replacement by the time you are done, because the prep work is labor intensive.

 

Even if this is just a surficial deterioration issue, I would talk to several contractors (site visit) about alternatives and let them bid both an overlay and a replacement (or whichever options they are inclined to bid on), then after getting opinions from all three and bids for all options, make your decision. I am pretty confident that total replacement will be both the most recommended and the cheapest, at probably about $2-4/SF for asphalt or 4-6/SF for concrete - commonly nearer the lower than higher range for most jobs and locales. If the overlay and replacement cost is pretty close,I would go with the replacement because overlays over concrete are always somewhat iffy as to how long they will last, especially concrete overlays.

 

For cost comparison, except in extreme freeze-thaw country, you can figure a concrete drive will last about twice as long as an asphalt one.

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Concrete Driveway Installation And Repair reviews in New Canaan

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Art was extremely professional, took pictures, explained our options and made suggestions. It wasn't cheap to completely replace the driveway, but it looks fantastic! He not only replaced the driveway but removed the stones from the path from the driveway to the house and flattened the soil beneath them to ensure correct drainage. He put down a "first coat" after the old driveway was removed and let that sit for a week to make sure he was happy with it (we could use it in the meantime). Then they finished the job. Not a thing was damaged, not even the solar lights at the end of the driveway (and very close to it). Not my favorite way to spend that much money but I'm sure it's going to look great for years.
- KIM K.
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It went great! It was ready to drive over after about 48 hours. It looks like a good match and all cracks were filled. They were punctual and professional.
- Jennifer B.
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Excellent team ,Very professional ,good listener and ready to please , worked in place during 3 days , always on time ..
It's really a pleasure to find a construction team like this one , very honest and does a great job .
I will hire them again for any future project in my home , I will highly recommend them to anyone .
- Kamel O.
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McCollars crew got it done in 2 days. Framed it out on the first day. Then poured on the second day. Rebar and fiber added. Weather cooperated. Falling leaves were a bit of a hassle, but they got it done. They came back later after they finished it, to cover it with plastic, because it was hit or miss on the weather radar for storms popping up. Didn't want it ruined.
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has a larger crew of about 6 guys, so they could get it done in one continuous pour.
They came back and filled in the edges, where the forms were, with some top soil. The top soil had a fair number of really hard large chunks in it. But a minor issue. I just chopped them up with a flat blade shovel.
Yes, it was expensive. But he has a larger crew to pay. Small jobs can be done with just two guys. But a large driveway like this needs the extra hands to get it done quick and in one continuous pouring.
They cleaned up good. The driveway looks great. I am sure it will last a longgggg time.
Out of the 4 concrete guys I contacted,
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was the only one to give me a bid. Two did not respond at all. And one other came out and talked to me, but never submitted a bid.
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has done other driveways in the area here and they look great.
I would not hesitate to call him again if I need more flat work done.


- Eric J.
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First, you should know
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is an actual guy,
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, not just a catchy company name. He is, indeed, BIG! I think he may have pulled up the old driveway by hand (kidding).
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is a Columbus firefighter and a veteran. Because of his other job, one out of every three days he might be hard to reach on the phone, but it is no big deal. He was incredibly prompt to return calls if he missed them, and incredibly responsive to any questions or needs. don't think concrete is just a "side job" for
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, if I remember right his father did concrete and
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has been doing it for 20+ years.
I don't know how to rave enough about the driveway. It is just perfect. The grade is perfect, the finish is perfect, he finishes the edges in a very attractive way, and the relief cuts (you have to cut concrete every so often to avoid cracking) are perfectly spaced and the cuts are straight. One anecdote about responsiveness - probably less than an hour after he finished pouring part of the driveway and went home, a squirrel (we think) ran across part of the driveway and left little footprints. I called
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on his cell and he left dinner with his family and drove 30+ minutes back to our house with the tools to smooth over the foot prints before they dried. He didn't complain, and we chatted while he removed the footprints (that's how I learned more about his background).
My brother in law is a contractor who primarily installs decks and room additions. He has had to remove and/or install many concrete areas (porches, patios, etc.) as part of his job. He does some demo himself but always hires a contractor to pour new concrete if necessary. He looked at the new driveway, and was extremely impressed. He immediately asked for
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's contact info for future jobs. My brother in law was also impressed with the price. He knows what concrete material costs, and what installation should cost, and said
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gave us an "honest" price, which is actually high praise. I ended up getting four quotes for the driveway: $14,500, $12,000, $11,900, and $9,200 from
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. Oh, and the most expensive of the two quotes said they probably wouldn't get to our driveway until Spring. I am not one to immediately pick the lowest bid, but I knew one very happy prior customer of
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, and talking to
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when he quoted the job I had confidence that he would do a great job.
In closing, I just couldn't be happier. He is coming back out in the next week or so to seal the driveway for a very good price as well - cost of the materials plus very little for labor. He is willing to seal the driveway for almost no profit just so it holds up better and we are happier overall with the driveway. Everyone should get 2-3 quotes for a job this big, I suppose, but I STRONGLY encourage you to make
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one of them. I will never get quotes for concrete again -
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is my guy for all things concrete.
- Todd S.
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I found
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on Angie;s List as he had great reviews! My project is as follows: We live on a property which has a steady incline from
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to rear , so I needed
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to come check out what we needed to do. He responded immediately after contact through Angie's List and set up a time to meet. We had to remove some dirt and build up the other side to find a happy level area for the upcoming building. Because of the added fill dirt, the price increased a bit, but this to be exprected. At first I was a bit upset by that, as I figured the first survey meeting should have revealed things like that, but things happen, and this yard is tricky. I was out of town on the day the concrete was poured, which was a Saturday, but
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contacted me and asked if I was happy with the leveling, which I was, and gave the go ahead to pour. He came back and removed the framework around the concrete after it set up a bit. My issue now is I have more of a hill on one side of the garage than the other, and need a ramp to get into the garage. Upon finishing the foundation, he had ramped some of the extra fill dirt in front of the foundation, and poured the extra concrete over the fill dirt to keep it from washing until I made a plan to add a ramp. It was a good idea, but looks bad and will make more work when adding the ramp I think. He wanted to continue the project , which meant adding approximately another 31' x 31' of concrete to make the accessing the garage possible. We did not want to leave the project unfinished but my cash was leaving quickly. He worked a price which I couldn't manage, then tried two other times to reduce the cost and got it in a confortable area, but I wasn't ready to pull the trigger yet. Bottom line is he tried to do the right thing and make me happy. I wasn't as prepared as I thought I would be for this project, so not his fault. Unless I go with asphalt or other type of access to the garage, I will go with
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again soon...
- Roy W.
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was fantastic!
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was prompt about giving us the estimate and accurate about when he could start the work. Team was efficient and did a great job of tearing out the old driveway and laying the grid for the new one. The cost included labor, materials and permit. When I came home from work and saw the finished driveway, I was surprised because I didn't expect it to be so beautiful! There was a decorative
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and swirls in the concrete that really made it look like more than just a driveway. Sorry we only had them do the back half. When we're ready for the second half or for any other cement needs, we'll definitely call them. Our next door neighbor was so impressed by them that he asked them to replace a few pieces of broken slate walkway while they were here, which they did. So he won over other neighbors too!!
- Susan and Larry R.

All Driveway Contractors in New Canaan, CT

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1-800 Construction,Inc

655 Washington Ave.

123 Construction Corp.

200 Beacon Hill Dr

7 stars construction co.

159-20 84 ave Nd fl

A & B ROOFING CORP

105 HOUSTON ST

Achromatic

581 Bergen Blvd, Suite 8

ACTION PAVING LLC

49 S MAIN ST

Advanced Creations

3 Darien Circle

AGAR Construction CO.IN

Located in Kearny,NJ and Sea Girt, NJ

AGI PAINTING

271 FIFTH STREET

Alcraft Inc

605 Washington Ave
North Haven

ALDO tHe DON LLC

ALDOTHEDON.com

Alex Masonry

62 Sky Hill Cir
Waterbury

ALEX'S RENOVATIONS

415 92-nd street

Allcon Contracting services

1039 E 223 St 3 Floor

Amaya Construction

607 11th Street

Ambrosino's Paving

33 Mohawk Ave

angel's fencing&masonry

1 Berkshire Pl
Danbury

ANGERSOLA CONTRACTING

196 CAMPBELL AVE
West Haven

Ant's home improvement.

727 courtlandt street

Apples to Apples Inc.

1204 Main Street
Branford

Baby Bear Construction LLC

18 Macculloch Avenue

Backyard Masters

912 Broadhollow Rd

Bailey's AW Homeimprovement

544 East 171 St 3rd floor

Begolli of NY

134 maple avenue

Best Contracting

32 Vulcan St

Best Enterprises

547 Larkfield Rd

Beyond Squarefeet

200 Bradford Ave

Blink Contractors LLC

9522 147th Pl.

Blue Creek Homes

265 Highway 36, Suite 202

Cahaba Scapes

2130 11th avenue north

Calant Contractors Inc

2365 HUdson Terr Suite 1E

CAMPCAST CORP

104 HIGH ST

Candide Contractor LLC

178 Connecticut Avenue
Norwalk

Cares Contracting

238 Hamilton Av.

Carlos T Contractor, LLC

36 Washington Ave
Danbury

CAVALIERE INDUSTRIES INC

226 SELLECK ST
Stamford

CEP Services LLC

151 Rock Spring Rd
Stamford

Certified Court Reporting,Inc.

1600 Calebs Path ext

Chris Constructions

104-29 38th Avenue

Cirino Brothers Construction

958 State Rt 208 North

Classic Seal Coating

2926 Montgomery St

Color My World Inc.

585 Pleasantville Road

Comprehensive Masonry Services

12 Deerwood Manor
Norwalk

CUMMINGS CONSTRUCTION SVC LLC

61 GREENWICH AVE
Stamford

Curb Appeal Home Improvement

105 Orland St
Bridgeport

CVG Remodeling, LLC

387 Stuyvesant Ave 1A

D&M Construction Services, Inc.

120 Stadley Rough Rd
Danbury

DARIEN ASPHALT

139 WOODWARD AVE
Norwalk

Davids Construction

130-42 Van Wyck South

DE MAC CONCRETE INC

1355 WAVE CREST CT

Delucca Contracting LLC

8 Reynolds Place
Greenwich

DINO GENERAL CONTRACTING

450 VICTORY BLVD

Doctor Pavers

6 Harrison Avenue

Double Eagle Construction

159 LINCOLN PARK RD

Double R Home Repair

P.O. Box 1186
Ridgefield

DOW ASPHALT CO INC

5 WOODLAND CT

DrivewayWorks

P.O. Box 232
Trumbull

Dun-Rite Inc

9054 Fort Hamilton Pkwy

Dunrite Contracting

150-16 11th Ave

Exterior Touch Inc.

12610 Waverly RD.

EZ-hiring

230 South 7th Street

Home Design Studio

66 Fulton St Ste 1

Homeline Inc

39 Fort Point St
Norwalk

Homeport Construction

149 30 84th St

Homescapes of N.Y Inc.

2511 Hyacinth st.

hometown construction

10316 liberty ave

K&D Home Improvement

Magnolia St
Bridgeport

K. Uddin Construction Co.

50 westminster road

Kastle Builders

PO Box 311

Kleanix Facility Services

470 Fashion Ave RM 311

LA LIFE PAVING INC

5802 FLUSHING AVE

LCP General Contractors LLC

301 Berkeley Rd
Fairfield

Lenny Lee Masonry

556 Monroe Tpke
Monroe

Level Line Construction

22-55 31st street

LIMA CONTRACTING

2559 HAMILTON TER

Lincoln Remodeling LLC

21 Sycamore Ave.

Literati Group LLC

Suite 502, 55-59 Chrystie Street

Massive Masonry

286 Ridge St

Meehan Paving & Sealing, LLC

80 Largo Street
Stamford

Meehan Renovations Inc

318 Brooklyn Mountain Road

MG Construction

1231 Gillespie Street

OLY MATTERA CONSTRUCTION

7 NIMROD FARM RD
Weston

Online Contracting

272 Myrtle Ave.

OPICO Construction Inc.

89 NOTRE DAME AVE

OT Construction

8520 Elmhurst Avenue

OX Contractors LLC

136 Krakow St

P & V Landscape

14 Biltmore Rd
Huntington

PaintNY

103-20 116th Street

Pavia Building & Remodeling, LLC

1177 High Ridge Road
Stamford

Rahat Contracting Co

720 East 39 St.

Raise High Construction LLC

5 Indian Spring Rd
Norwalk

RAJ CONSTRUCTION INC

146-02 LIBERTY AVE

RENOVATORS

12 Cardinal Rd.
Weston

Reuther Material Company

5303 Tonnelle Avenue

Rgonz's LLC

hoyt street

Roadmaster Paving Sealing LLC

27 Silvermine RD
Brookfield

Roca Construction

663 Nassau St

S&A Masonry

61 MALLORY RD
Roxbury

S&S KINGS CORP

143-50 Hoover Ave su 107

S&Y handyman llc.

296 courtland ave
Stamford

SABIA LANDSCAPING INC

325 HATHAWAY DR
Stratford

Safeguard Chimney & Roofing LLC

1241 High Mountain Rd

Samos Painting Inc.

2344 St Georges Ave

Sams General Service

20 DIVISION
Danbury

Saverino Masonry

475 Devon St

Sciacca Contracting

551 Guthiel Place

SealPro Inc.

188 Overlook Pl.

Selden Concrete Corp.

28 - Pine Street

Shur Shot Gunite Corporation

61 Vale Rd
Brookfield

Sidcom International Inc

4460 Monticello Ave 2

SII Contracts & Services

48 St. Nicholas Pl

SKETCH N BUILD

982 MAIN STREET

Top Level Inc

180 Wetherell St
Manchester

Topaz Remodelers Inc

85-44 159th St

Towers Construction LLC

93 Hawthorne Avenue

TSC Contracting

518 Prospect Ave.

TTD (Today Tomorrow Done)

PO Box 99
Fairfield

Tuff Builders Co.

1436 N.Clinton Ave

TUFF-KOTE FLOORING

1704 Saratoga Rd

Two Brothers, LLC

81 pierre ave

Upton, Inc. Landscape & Construction

50 Industry Drive
West Haven

US Lawns of Danbury

42 Lake Ave Ext
Danbury

VENTURA BUILDERS LLC.

61 HIGH POINT ROAD
Westport

ZFR HOME IMPROVEMENT LLC

63 VAN BUSKIRK AVE
Stamford

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