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" Arrived promptly for quote; agreed on work and arrived at the agreed upon time with all materials and crew to do the work. Worked early until late and next day" until all work was finished. All work completed, cleaned up and finished within proposed time frame (2 days). Excellent work, had to wait 2 weeks as his schedule was full. Was cordial, professional and his crew was too. No
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Carpentry/woodworking

Finish carpenters can design, build and install woodwork structures in your house to enhance the quality and adorn the attractive appearance of your home. There carpenters can complete several different jobs for new homes or remodeling of an existing house.

Baseboards and molding

Baseboards and molding serve a practical function -- covering up the space where walls and floors join, as well as protecting the wall from scuffs and dents. But they also provide a decorating opportunity.

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Carpentry - Woodworking

Dear Angie: How can you tell if someone is a journeyman or master carpenter? And does it matter? — Carol B. of Columbus, Ohio

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Carpentry - Woodworking, Cabinet Making

What’s better than a good book? A great bookcase that holds many of them

white mudroom cabinets
Carpentry - Woodworking, Cabinet Making

Homeowner ditches the cramped laundry room for custom built-in cabinets

white wood staircase foyer
Carpentry - Woodworking

Step right up to stare at this sleek new set of steps

Inspiration & Ideas

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kitchen remodel
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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.

 

Don

Woodworking reviews in Portland

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The crown molding installation went very well, and the provider worked with us to keep the project within our budget, explaining to us what finishing work would be required. The door frame repair was also done quickly and completely.
- Lucas H.
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agreed to come by after he had finished his jobs that day to take a look at what needed fixing. He did some adjustments to the doors then came back next day with an assistant to do the bigger jobs. He was prompt and is very polite, knowledgable and personable. He fixed our doors which have been a problem for a long time and cleaned up completely. Our home was built in 1926 and he knows a lot about older homes. He was the only contractor (and there have been many who have worked in our house) who explained to us that the front door and two other doorways are on a load bearing wall and that is why there is so much movement and cracking around them. He offered to give me the details of a company that levels houses to correct this and fix our sloping floors.I will be giving them a call because he seems like an honest man and I trust his recommendations. I wouldn't hesitate to use him again to do other work and bigger jobs.
- JANE R.
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arrived right on time to give us an estimate. We discussed the scope of the work, and we agreed on the price. He arrived on time to do the work. Work done to our specifications. Work done in a timely manner and completed in one day. We discussed other projects with him. He is exceedingly honest, neat and creative. What more could we want? Highly recommended!
- Linda G.
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It was really a pleasure to work with
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. He is largely a one-man operation with occasional helpers - when you hire
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, you get
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, not some random subcontractor. I really liked that. I contracted with him to install solid bamboo hardwood floors over a very poor subfloor. He used every trick in the book to get the subfloor where it needed to be for a quality installation and it came out significantly better than I could have hoped. He did such a good job I added a lot of work to the contract and had him do basically all that was left of the renovation. He is very precise and detail oriented, clearly taking pride in his work. His prices were very reasonable (about $50/hr) and he made coordinating the work very easy. My 60+ year old house threw any number of curve balls and he used ingenuity and creativity to work through each challenge, often going above-and-beyond with no additional charges. Just one example: the pre-hung exterior door I bought and asked him to install stuck terribly as it fit too tight...
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disassembled the relevant part of the threshold and custom made me a beautiful replacement in his wood shop that fit perfectly. I'm a tough client and
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is someone I plan to use for all my carpentry work in the future.
- Cristie D.
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We needed a new railing installed along an interior stair case.
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came in quickly and built us a beautiful railing with updated spindles to help modernize the look of our new home.
- Chris K.
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We had recently removed the carpeting from our stairway, and had the hardwood treads underneath refurbished and refinished, and the risers freshly painted. We decided to replace the existing balustrade with something simpler and nicer to complement the beautiful new stairs. We had definite ideas about the clean, timeless look we were going for, but had not selected or puchased any stair parts.
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listened to our ideas, asked questions, and then brought sample balusters, both iron and wood, to our home. He explained their features and what distinguished custom quality milled parts from less expensive products, and why some wood species and metals were more desirable than others. He also brought sample rails, newel posts, and hardware. Afterwards, he followed up with several emails back and forth, wherein we exchanged photos of additional options, he answered our questions, and suggested reasons he believed some designs and products would work better than others in our home. Once we had finalized our choices, he ordered the parts from his supplier and installed the balusters, handrails, and post. The materials he obttained were beautiful and well crafted.
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did excellent, meticulous work over two days, attending to every detail, and insisting on professionalism and fine craftsmanship in all aspects of the installation process and throughout the job.
- JOHN W.
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Returned all calls promptly. At the initial appointment he listened to what I wanted, measured and discussed various options of wood for the project. He also priced an alternative wood. I decided to go with the more expensive option and I am so happy with my choice .My new mantle is beautiful.
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is the consummate professional craftsman. He is knowledgeable, creative, polite. very conscientious and caring of the surrounding workspace - cleaning up completely when finished. He also kept me informed in the progress of my order of the wood. I would definitely contact him for future projects.
- Linda K.
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D & B did outstanding work. They arrived promptly when they said they would. They did the work quickly and professionally and cleaned up after themselves leaving the space in better condition than when they had arrived. We will definitely use them again.
- Nicholas K.

Carpenters in Portland, ME

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A Little Help LLC

P.O. 240
North Berwick

A.R. DiPaolo Unlimited

PO Box 446
Gray

Aaskov Plumbing and Heating Co

900 Riverside St
Portland

ADS Tree service

15 School Street
Bowdoinham

After View Construction

352 Main St Apt 16

AG Floors

11608 Boiling Brook Pkwy

Alexander Construction

PO Box 176
Minot

ALL SEASON BRICK & STONE

146 TEDFORD RD
Topsham

All Season Home Improvement Co

823 Church Hill Rd
Augusta

AMERICAN CARPENTRY SVC

3 ORCHARD CIR
Westbrook

Andrew's East Coast Carpentry

169 Port Rd
Kennebunk

Androscoggin Carpentry

21 Main Rd
Phippsburg

ATLANTIC ROOFING SIDING & REMODELING

46 SEAVIEW AVE
Old Orchard Beach

Augustine Interiors

108 Collinsbrook Rd.
Brunswick

AUSTIN & SONS ROOFING & SIDING

169 State Park Rd
Casco

Averill Construction llc

22 washington ave
South Portland

Barlow Brothers

3 Cleveland Cir
South Portland

BBI BUILDERS INC

4 BRICKYARD COVE RD
Harpswell

Beaulieu Builders

56 Acorn Ridge Rd
Lewiston

Beaulieu Construction

250 Stackpole Rd
Durham

BECKER CONSTRUCTION

6 RUSSELL RD
West Poland

Big Twig Homes LLC.

588 Bakerstown road
Poland

BIOSAFE ENVIORNMENTAL SERVICES INC

17 Patrick Drive
Westbrook

Birchwood Builders, Inc.

11 Carriage Rd.
Cumberland Foreside

Bob Guy's General Carpentry

220 West Andrews Hill Road
Oxford

Borsetti Construction

935 Anderson Rd
Sebago

Brady Construction Inc.

PO Box 451
Biddeford

Building Maintenance Plus

40 Pine St
Auburn

Cahaba Scapes

2130 11th avenue north

Cairn Building and Renovation

121 Peter Vier Rd
Durham

Carranza Home Remodeling Inc

1022 W Germantown Pike

Carranza Roofing and Siding

1022 W Germantown Pike

Casa Pro LLC

PO Box 425
Biddeford

CASTLE KITCHENS

137 PLEASANT HILL RD
Scarborough

CertaPro Painters of Southern ME

7 Bridges Dr
Scarborough

Charles Reale Painting Co

48 S Skillings Rd
Kennebunkport

Coastal Renovators

PO Box 2774
Kennebunkport

CONSTRUCTION CONNECTION

17 Chestnut St
Portland

Corporate Construction

66 High St
Sabattus

Custom Closets of Maine

824 Roosevelt Trail
Windham

Custom Interiors, Inc.

PO Box 425
Cumberland

Custom Trades Construction

66 Sherman St Apt 2
Portland

D & D Woodworks

6 Laffin Dr
Westbrook

D.M Builders

P.O. Box 361
Kennebunk

Darrell Davis - RRC Inc

6 Nonesuch Cove Road
Scarborough

Dave Cantara Construction Company

131 Beachwood Ave
Kennebunkport

DAVE'S CONSTRUCTION & REPAIR

39 SOUTH ST
Freeport

DAVENPORT ENTERPRISES

3200 W 71ST AVE
Westbrook

Davis & Son construction

32 Libby rd
Casco

Delar General Contracting

125 Harris Ave
Portland

Dennis Waid Carpentry

31 Rabbit Rd
Durham

East Ridge Tile

4Spring St

East Shore Builders

188 North Street
Bath

EDS Woodworks

75 Alfred Road

ELIE BUILDING & REMODELING

159 OLD WEBSTER RD
Lewiston

Everything Home LLC

P.O. Box 1478
Westbrook

Exquisite Designs

47332 Sterdley Falls

Fat Andy's Hardwoods

373 Walnut Hill Rd
North Yarmouth

Faulkner Building Company

119 Clarks Mills Rd
Biddeford

Fine Blade Carpentry

84 Pleasant Hill Rd
Brunswick

Floors 2 Finish

South Portland

Galen Eustis

North Yarmouth

Gary Ruel Carpentry

P.O Box 1696
Wells

Gator Handyman services

227 Shady Nook Rd
West Newfield

Generation General Contractring

387 Goodwin Mills Rd
Lyman

Great East Builders

P.O. Box 79
Alfred

Greg's Construction

112 Woodford St.
Portland

Grenn Justice Constructions

40 Pike St
Biddeford

GRISWOLD PAINTING

29 SHEARWATER DR

Handy Andy & Son

404 Gray Rd.
Falmouth

HandyMaine

364 Elm Street, Suite 119
Biddeford

Hardt's Construction

477 Bowdoinham Rd
Sabattus

Harvey Building Products

401 RIVERSIDE ST
Portland

HAZELWOOD HANDYMAN

10 GRANITE HEIGHTS RD
Kennebunkport

Holden Building & Carpentry

75 OlympiaSt.
Portland

Home Conceptions Inc

PO Box 460
Turner

Hometown Builders LLC

P.O.Box 98
East Parsonsfield

Humble Handyman

46 Union St
Brunswick

IAN SMITH CUSTOM CARPENTRY

321 BLANCHARD RD
Cumberland Center

ISLAND CARPENTRY INC

258 ROBINHOOD RD
Georgetown

J Bell Installations Inc

P.O. Box 398
Alfred

J&H Costruction

46 pipeline rd.
Windham

J.A. Proctor Carpentry

8 Coyote Lane
Greene

Jamison Designs

40 Salmon Falls Rd.
Hollis

Jason Simard Construction

297 Pottle Hill Rd
Minot

jd builders

P O Box 6472

JGPainting

7 Lajoie Dr
Freeport

JHC Home Repair

32 Deer Hill Ave
Standish

Jim Brown

26 Cabaniss Cres Apt 1

John Bisnettes property maintance

10 Murch Landing Rd
Raymond

JOHNSTON BUILDING

50 Cleveland Cir
South Portland

Jonathan Ray Antique Home Restoration

1403 Acton Ridge Rd
Acton

JR Construction

249 Hight Road
Biddeford

Ken Bartow Construction, Inc

352 St Route 121
Ottisfield

Kenneth Leigh Cabinetmaker

707 Clarkswoods Rd
Alfred

Kevin Hudner

485 Quaker Ridge Road

King Bros. Construction

1 Exchange St
Portland

Kinnear Carpentry

P.O. Box 3655
Portland

Km Tottle Construction Inc

134 Harmon's Beach Rd
Standish

Krovel Made

Portland

Lakes Region Property Management, LLC

715 Webbs Mills Road
Raymond

Lance Eagle Construction

10 Canal St
North Berwick

Landstone, LLC.

17 Chestnut St
Portland

Langis construction

241 Danville Corner Rd
Auburn

LR Higgins Inc

668 Main St
Westbrook

M.R. Brewer, Inc.

91 Bell Street
Portland

Mad River Woodworks

P.O.B. 1067, 189 Taylor Way

MAGUIRE CONSTRUCTION INC

634 NORTH RD
Yarmouth

Maine Home Builders

177 Pleasant Street
Brunswick

Maine Properties, Inc.

197 US Route 1 PO Box 368
Scarborough

Mainekitchenislands.Com

12 Abenaki Dr
Topsham

Mainely-Lou

40 Watkins Shores Rd
Casco

MAINLAND STRUCTURES CORPORATION

11 A BARTLETT RD
Gorham

Mario's Premium Home Improvement

44 Elmwood ave.
South Portland

Mark Lenard Construction

124 Cape RD
Hollis Center

Marshall Enterprises

257 New Settlement Rd
Hiram

Marshall Home Pros

11 Olympia Ave
Old Orchard Beach

Marshall's Arts Inc

389 High St
Bath

Marxris Exterior

74 High St
Sabattus

Matthew J Bouton

50 Roberts St
Portland

Mattra Inc

P.O. Box 1004
Auburn

MBP Construction

160 county road
Gorham

MC DONALD'S HOME IMPROVEMENT

161 PEARL ST
Portland

McCann Construction

64 Witham Rd
Auburn

McCulloch Construction

101 Berry rd.
Saco

Michael Wales & Daughter Construction

480 New Portland Hill Road
New Portland

Mid Coast Shed Company

104 Wilderness Lane

Mike Bernier

419 Ocean St
S. Portland

Moesel Builders Inc

40 Birch Forest Dr
Standish

Moss Cove Construction, Inc.

394 Blackstrap Rd
Falmouth

Mr. Honey-Do

P.O. Box 8752
South Portland

N-E Construction LLC

55 Boody Street
Brunswick

Nathan Hawkes Carpentry

105 Spring St
Westbrook

Neptune General Contracting

47 Holyoke Ave
Rumford

New England Custom Builders

48 railroad dr
Sumner

New Leaf LLC Heating & Remodeling

48 Bowdoin Pines Rd
Bowdoin

Nolan Painting

181 W Hillcrest Ave

Norm Boislard Carpentry LLC

9 Raymond St.
Biddeford

Norm's Electric and Remodeling

62 Bergeron Dr
Kennebunkport

North By East Building Company

PO Box 4521
Portland

Norton West and Co

73 Harbor Place
South Portland

Nyah Henderson Carpentry

52 Collinwoods Circle
Windham

Oaktree Carpentry

14 Stetson Court
Portland

Old House Works

842 Washington St
Bath

ONE-CALL CRAFTSMEN

27 COLONIAL RD
Portland

Peacelady Painting

Granite Street
Biddeford

PETER DUNPHY

33 CARTER ST
South Portland

Peter Footer

261 Old Bath Rd
Brunswick

Port Builders LLC

4 Murch Rd
Freeport

PORTLAND HANDYMAN SERVICES

40 KENILWORTH ST
Portland

Portland Home Builders, Inc.

700 Washington Ave., #2
Portland

Pottle Homes

30 Stuarts Ln
Hollis Center

Prudential Remodeling

1 Westview Terr

Q&A Building and Restorations

100 Saco Falls Way
Biddeford

Q&A Building and Restorations

22 Pearl St
Biddeford

Quality Landscaping

48 Lothridge Ln
Richmond

R J PELLETIER PAINTING, INC.

213 MIDDLESEX RD
Topsham

R PETER KOKOLL

720A Cape rd.
Standish

R.A.M. Construction

35 Linnell Rd
Windham

RACKETT RENOVATIONS LLC

22 orlando
Portland

Ramp Building Systems

61 Dyer St
Saco

Riley and Sons Renovations

700 East Bridge Street
Westbrook

Robert J. Raposa Builder

512 Portland Road
Buxton

S&B Construction

180 Heath Rd
Saco

Scott M. Richardson LLC

111 Ledgewood Dr
Falmouth

Semper-Fi Contracting

358 New Portland Rd
Gorham

SEWALL ASSOCIATES INC

23 OCEAN AVE
Portland

Southern Maine Remodeling

32 Payne Road
Scarborough

Souza Painting Co

17 Almont St

Sprague Enterprise

112 Norton rd
Limington

Springhouse Woodworks

2665 Tatnic Rd
Wells

Steve Brann Building & Remodeling

39 S Freeport Rd
Freeport

Stone Creek Landscaping

44 Stillman St
South Portland

Summer Hands Construction

40 York Street
Bath

SYLCO CABINETRY INC

233 MAIN ST
East Waterboro

Sylvain & Sevigny Builders

141 Preble Street
Portland

TA Pearson Woodworking

15 B Nutter Lane

TAGGART CONSTRUCTION

10 SOUTH STREET
Freeport

The Shutter Store Inc

6000 S Eastern Ave

Thor Builders

108 Ocean Avenue
Wells

Thor Construction

23 Thorburn Lane
Harpswell

Timothy W Brown Construction

642 Rocky Knoll Rd
Denmark

TLC CARPENTRY

17 GRANT ROAD
Litchfield

TMBBuilders

9 mikes way

Tom's Carpentry

Soper Road
Durham

Tomek Momot Construction

PO Box 226
South Casco

Toms Home & Handy Repair

163 W Main St
Yarmouth

Upright Building Services

2061 Hallowell Rd
Litchfield

Victor Popov

21 Willow Dr
Windham

Vindle Builders

PO Box 6273
Cape Elizabeth

W R NEWTON CARPENTRY

130 Union Ave.
Old Orchard Beach

Wallace Carpentry

224 Gloucester Hill Road
New Gloucester

Wally J. Staples Builders, Inc

21 Greenwood Rd
Brunswick

Warren S Finnegan Company

9 Fellows St
South Portland

Watson Woodworking

8 Bedford St
Bath

Wayne Hymer Inc.

141 HENNESSEY DR.
Portland

Wayne Smith Home Improvements

32 Old Pike Rd
Cornish

WEIGEL CONSTRUCTION

12 MADOKAWANDO RD
Falmouth

William B. Winkel Builder Inc.

PO Box 7
North Waterboro

WISEACRESART

N8620 8TH AVE

Wood Floor Services

69 Springwood Road
South Portland

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