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"This master contractor carpenter/designer is timely, efficient, reasonably priced, trustworthy, and above all, highly skilled. The built in cabinets look like high" priced furniture. I live in an old
where constant attention is required and projects always involve fitting and [removed] new with old. Master contractor allows us to restore the home at a reasonable cost.

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was very professional and quick. He interfaced directly with my renters to setup a repair time and the repair" was done quickly and efficiently.
mentioned that the repair tech may have other recomendations for repair after inspecting the door but there was no attempt to "upsell" me on unnecessary repairs. payment and invoicing was all handled electronically. I am very happy with
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Unfinished carpentry

Unfinished carpenters can build wood forms for pouring concrete and complete wood framing projects to establish the shape and maximize the stability of various types of structures.

Remodeling project, subcontractor lien release
Carpentry - Unfinished, Remodeling - General

A lien from a home improvement project can be a huge hassle and it can stop you from selling your home. Learn why a waiver release should be included in your next contract.

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

crown molding
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Putting the finishing touches on a remodeled room can be a challenge, but with a bit of practice and patience, your crown molding will look like a master carpenter put it up.

There are lots of occurrences that result in dry rot, though most have to do with proper water management in the home, says Lindus. (Photo courtesy of Angie's List member Donna B. of Portland, Oregon)
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Dry rot is a phenomenon that can impact all varieties of wood. One highly rated provider answers questions about how to identify and eradicate dry rot.

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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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Dictated by Federal LAW , you will need a Licensed and EPA Certified HVAC Contractor

to make such repairs . In fact , by law , ONLY A licenesed HVAC contractor can buy or install

said eguipment , NOT A handyman nor general contractor !

 

YES , You should have an A.C. sleeve surrounding the through the wall unit . These sleeves will usually accompany NEW products , either as a package or an add on equipment purchase.

 

Contact a Licenesed PROFFESSIONAL at once !

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     It depends on what type of ramp you need. If it is built out of wood you could look for a carpenter or a deck company. If you are looking for a concrete ramp a mason would be what you are looking for. There are also metal ramps and I believe some medical supply companies may carry them or be able to steer you in the right direction. As for insurance coverage I am not sure. You may have coverage and would be best talking to your agent. Depending on why you need this ramp there may even be programs through your local government or even some of the local charities might help. It might be a project a local Scout Troop might help out on.

 

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Contracting reviews in Schererville

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Simply put this company is fantastic. I had them paint the entire interior and exterior of my house and some renovation work including opening up a wall in my living room and remodeling the two access points into one of my upstairs bathrooms. From pricing to scheduling to the execution of the work, Benchmark is top notch. They were always friendly, helpful and professional throughout the entire process. I will continue using them for all of my painting/carpentry jobs and would absolutely recommend them to anyone in need of these types of services.
- Brad R.
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This project went extremely well as the other 2 previous projects went. The
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rep gave me so many options to exercise and together we chose what was good and functional for my family. This bathroom was in worst sharp because of what we couldn't see under the floor and walls. The demo crew was professional doing the work and we all was surprise the room stood this test of time. The cement crew was outstanding reinforcing my walls preventing winter air coming into the basement.. The carpenter people were masters of their craft reframing the perimeter, ceiling and floor and installing wood cabinets. The electrician and plumbers were top shelf as I witnessed their job performance as they made it looked like child's play. The plumber found something going wrong with the house heating system and it was quickly corrected. I like people more who goes the extra mile for me. They kept me up to date as to what was occuring as I also learned thru our conversations . The painter used his job knowledge and skills to make this bathroom closer to perfection. All the craftsmen contributed to making this bathroom project a functional bathroom resulting in making this family a happier one. It's always good to see familiar faces taking good care of this homeowner. I asked many questions as I have done in the past not to checked on their professionalism but to learned from them and get their point of view into make the correct decision. Remember: You get what you pay for and if you pay next to nothing, you get next to nothing.
- henry B.
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was more professional than I have seen others- he actually took his shoes off when he came in my house for the estimate! The name of his company is perfect since he told us honestly he would do his best with our attic stairs but could not guarantee anything as the builder our our house and put them in an awkward place. But fix them he did also fixing a broken bi leveled door and the board under our sink which had been warped from a leakage problem we had yrs ago. His work is wonderful and the price was very reasonable. We will use him in the future and recommend him to friends and family.
- Ellen S.
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The is the 2nd project I have had done by BRC and I have to say is was just as wonderful as the 1st. He was prompt with the estimate & answered every question I could come up with (and that was alot). They started on time and kept the work area clean and tidy. He even stopped work briefly so I could close the side gate and let my dogs out to do their thing. (he has dog' and cats too)
The final result was exactly what I wanted. It looks amazing! I can't wait to get started on my next project with BRC, we are converting my pool shed into a greenhouse & shed combo as well has having him renovate the siding on my sunroom.
- Patricia R.
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Called 1 week ahead and made arrangements. Was there every morning and worked until end of day. Cleaned up everyday. Pleasant ,efficient ,and talented. Very, very pleased with results.
- christy M.
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handled everything while as was at work. Stress free!!! When I returned home
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and his crew had the job finished! IT LOOKED AWESOME!!!!!!!
- matt C.
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and his team were called to repair the tile that was removed in order to repair a shower leak. As the tenants needed to be able to use the shower, it was imperative that everything be done as quickly as possible.
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was there as quickly as possible and got the job done with minimal disruption to the tenant. Good work.
- Don H.
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The work that they did was what was needed to make an apartment liveable. The cost was a little

high, but the quality was worth it. Sometimes it was a little hard to know when they were arriving,

but the work got done and we are very pleased with it.
- Don H.

All General Contractors in Schererville, IN

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Crown Point

A-PLUS INC

504 Broadway
Chesterton

Abacus Home Inspections & Construction

P.O. Box 442
Rolling Prairie

Abe's Pro Painters & Remodeling

903 Wilcox St
Hammond

Accent Design Build

Schererville

All Construction

462 South 500 West
Valparaiso

American Dream Builders

10356 Price St
Crown Point

AR Construction

6218 Abercorn Ave
Portage

b & b remodeling

4628 towle ave
Hammond

B&L Work

Chesterton

Benson Inc.

8630 Louisiana Pl
Merrillville

BrickStreet Properties

879 Joliet St. Suite 137
Dyer

C R HOMES INC

8639 PARRISH AVE
Schererville

Cahaba Scapes

2130 11th avenue north

Capstone Construction LLC

115 Crestview St
Crown Point

Carpentry Plus Inc

901 Charles St

CertaPro Painters

228 W. Lincoln Hwy
Schererville

DARRAH LANDSCAPING

215 E JEFFERSON ST
Westville

David DeCesaris

2146 Coral Dr
Schererville

DirectBuy of Indianapolis

8450 Westfield Blvd
Indianapolis

Done Right, Inc

11604 W 181st Ave
Lowell

Duneland Home & Hardware, Inc

1018 North Karwick
Michigan City

Dye Custom Carpentry

203 E 16th St.
Laporte

Eccentrics

453 Hayes Leonard RD
Valparaiso

Ecoview Windows of Northwest Indiana

8862 Louisiana St
Merrillville

Eenigenburg Roofing

11339 Calumet Ave
Dyer

EXPERT SERVICES

2683 jay st
Lake Station

FBi Buildings, Inc.

3823 W 1800 S
Remington

feledy contracting, inc.

17291 tapper street
Lowell

Fred C Doppler & Sons Inc

305 N Colfax St
Griffith

GORGEI & SON CONSTRUCTION

422 W US HIGHWAY 6
Valparaiso

Grand Corporation

PO BOX 404
Valparaiso

GW Owens Construction Inc

234 Illinois St
Shirley

H & L ROOFING CO

9228 INDIANAPOLIS BLVD
Highland

H&L Handyman and Remodeling

6805 Forestdale Ave.
Hammond

Handy Joe

217 169th St
Hammond

HandyPro

902 Calumet Ave.
Valparaiso

Hardwood by Design

23 Mark Twain Dr.
Valparaiso

HARMON PAINTING

PO BOX 9444
Michigan City

Heavy Hammer Construction

1206 E Lake St
Griffith

Holt Home Improvement

4855 Sugar Bush Ln.

HOME CREATIONS INC

1418 W 96th Ave
Crown Point

home remodeling

PO Box 202
Griffith

Home Value Restoration

8888 Keystone Crossing
Indianapolis

Home Works

5398 Chase St
Merrillville

Keske Construction

1887 peactree ct.

Labor Hogs

10430 Indianapolis blvd
Highland

Mackenzie Group LLC

PO Box 2863
Chesterton

Mad River Woodworks

P.O.B. 1067, 189 Taylor Way

Magilla Builders Co

511 S Ashland Ave
Michigan City

ManUp

3336 176th Place

Martens & Son Carpenter Contractors Inc

9427 Buchanan St
Crown Point

MBD SERVICES LLC

7129 Van Buren Avenue
Hammond

MEDINA ROOFING INC

323 W DIVISION RD
Valparaiso

Mr. & Mrs. Fix It!

7742 Burr Street
Schererville

Mr. & Mrs. Fix It!

7775 Burr Street
Schererville

Mr. Handyman of N La Porte, Porter Counties

9896 W. 300 North
Michigan City

Munster Glass LLC

9386 Calumet Avenue
Munster

Niemann Construction

1690 Main St.
Porter

Nowicki construction

1248 WESTPORT RD.
Chesterton

ON THE LEVEL CONSTRUCTION

9318 W 158th Ct
Lowell

Perfect Solutions Co

506 Dexter Dr.
Crown Point

Phillip Van Prooyen - Handyman

215 N Colfax
Griffith

Porters Network

1050 W 81st Ave
Merrillville

Precision Painting AMF LLC

154 Worchester Dr
Valparaiso

Premier Window Systems Inc

7390 Broadway
Merrillville

Price Point Builders

PO Box 1343
Crown Point

Prime Contractors, Inc.

6609 74th Place
Schererville

Professional Home Services

350 Campbell St Ste 24
Valparaiso

Projex-RHB Inc.

POB 2452
Portage

Purification Solutions LLC

90 N 700
Valparaiso

R and R Painting and Remodeling

503 Oak Street
Michigan City

R J CONSTRUCTION

13713 77TH AVE
Dyer

REMODELING PROFESSIONALS OF INDIANA LLC

700 waverly rd 109
Chesterton

RHODES RENOVATIONS, INC.

8428 MORAINE AVENUE
Munster

RK Construction

15070 new jersey street
Rensselaer

Rogers Roofing

4540 Wabash Ave
Hammond

SCHANDER REMODELING INC

2814 Lyndale Way
Long Beach

Schmanke Home Improvement, LLC

335 Maid Marion DR. N
Schererville

Service Doctor

5150 E US Hwy 30
Merrillville

Smiths Construction Services

1690 Starwood Dr
Chesterton

southridge building and remodeling

6503 East 84th Dr
Merrillville

Stash Construction

2137 4J Hart Street
Dyer

STEEL CITY HOME IMPROVEMENT CO INC

6930 BROADWAY
Merrillville

Straight A Builders, Inc.

13731 Deodor St
Cedar Lake

Superior Siding

63 west 68th place STE 201
Merrillville

Total Retail Services Inc.

1421 WILFORD LN
Indianapolis

True Remodelers, LLC

133 Rillstone Dr
Kouts

Universal Builders of America Inc

2804 E. 55th Place
Indianapolis

Von Tobel Lumber & Hardware

256 S Washington St
Valparaiso

Waterproof4Less

15134 Myrtle Ave.

WOODSHOP, INC

6430 W LINCOLN HWY
Crown Point

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