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"I picked
to do come carpentry because he is nice guy, has decent ratings, and to support a local business.
replaced" rotten wood on a porch and repaired front and back stairs and some railing. He also installed a screen door for the bulkhead and, later, basement windows. The first job had some mistakes, namely, a plank of wood on the front porch keeps popping up, there is a open space in one of the risers on the back steps, and the back latch was not installed properly. The main problem is that when he put in one of the windows he left a gaping hole where there used to be masonry. I texted him twice asking him to return to repair that damage, but he ignored me both times. He got my money and so was no longer interested in doing a good job. My impression is that he is too busy with bigger jobs to me worried about craftsmanship and customer relations. I am disappointed at
's lack of commitment to quality work that leaves the customer with a job well done.

-Stephen P.

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"I highly recommend
. After dealing with a number of small contractors over the years to do various odd jobs, it was like a breath of fresh" air from start to finish with these guys. They earned my trust and confidence each in each step of the process. 1. When I called they actually answered the phone. (As dumb as that sounds, I found many do not and several don't even bother calling back,) 2.
, the owner, spoke with me himself and was extremely professional, guided me through the process and the pricing upfront. He answered all my questions fully and made me feel quite confident that I had made the right decision calling his company. (Most others that I spoke with either seemed bothered that I had called or came across as sleazy con-men, and none gave up front pricing.) 3. The
arrived on time and was ready to begin work right away. (I can tell you horror stories about other contractors who could not even do this
task.) 4. The
was polite. Yes POLITE!!! 5. The
had all the correct tools. (My lending toolbox stayed in the
of the car.) 6. The
confirmed the scope of the work, inspected the work area, confirmed the estimated time and once again made sure that I was aware of the pricing up front. 7.The
knew what to do and did it effectively and efficiently. It was really fun just watching him knock it out, almost like it was choreographed. They say that pros make it look easy, this guy made it look dead
. (I know from personal experience it was not easy at all when you have a steep roof, that's why I hired them in the first place, that and I am getting old.) 8. He would have cleaned up at the end but I stopped him as he had done quite enough on such a hot day and because I figured that I could do the cleaning myself.) 9. When he completed the work he thanked me for the opportunity to work on my project and said that he would be happy to assist me in any future projects. 10. The company sent me my receipt by email and thanked me for my business. Honest, friendly, polite, professional, experienced, knowledgeable, trustworthy, hard working, and not over priced. Yup! I recommend them.

-Christian W.

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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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General Contracting reviews in Rockford

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Pat is a super friendly, highly skilled, reliable guy. He called me back right away and came out to see the house. After listening to our long to-do list, he helped us prioritize our projects, thinking through what could wait as well as what seemed most important. He advised on, but didn't push any particular choice of materials for windows/door, and was patient about me changing my mind a couple times. The guys that work with him are very nice, everyone friendly and respectful. They came exactly when they said they'd come, finished when they said they'd finish, and cost what they said they'd cost. Pat takes great pride in his finish work, makes sure everything looks tidy and clean. It's been about a year since he did the work, and everything still looks great, and it's all airtight and efficient now. I'd hire him again in a minute, and not just to hear his awesome brogue.
- Amy H.
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The service was excellent. Mr.
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was very professional, courteous, and very accommodating as I live out of town and needed this work done quickly. His rates were very reasonable. I would definitely reach out to him again in the future.
- Jeannette S.
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Friendly, professional and chosen because of best price (they came in under estimated price). Also, a GREAT job of cleanup afterwards.
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- William T.
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did a great job repairing 3 loose and broken door frames and made them look straight, solid and new again. He installed 2 new doors perfectly.
- Barbara K.
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He didn’t have the right type of equipment for the job, due to having his tools stolen. They had to hand cut everything too and I paid extra.
- Skye Winslow D.
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was always on time and worked tirelessly all day. He listened to and addressed all of our concerns. He also provided valuable tutorial lessons. Finally, the work was clean and met our expectations.
- BARRY M.
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Hired
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LLC) to install new electric and plumbing in a small rehab to rent. I had a construction plans and a tight schedule. All of which was shared and readily available to he and his crew. At the same time I hired another company to complete the carpentry end of the project. Mostly because
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's bid on that was higher then i wanted to pay a crew for the
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job.
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pulled electrical and plumbing permits and I pulled the carpentry permits. After demolition and framing was installed
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was to come out and run electrical and plumbing. Continuously his company would drag their feet getting to my rehab to complete their end of the work. Installing light switches in the wrong locations. I had to call and have them re-install a light switch twice. Once because they installed it behind the door and the second time because they installed it in a linen closet. They argued with the carpenters as to installing an hood range in the kitchen to the point the carpenters went ahead and just finalized the install. When installing my bath vanity and sink they did not caulk. Again the carpenters caulked...not their job but were helpful. they toilet tank was not installed correctly. I had to later make sure it was tightened down because it leaked. The plumber (a subcontractor he says they never hire) pull the permit to start the job but, when he wasn't paid in full for his work pulled the permit and did not finish the job.
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without permit finished the job and never informed me. He tried to get me to pay for a totally new water service that would have raised the budget $3200. Because of the added extras he said the city required on the electric his original estimate went from $8500 to $10,000. This guy nickle and dimed me to death. Before all was said and done he was paid in full! I lost an tenant who was going to move into my apartment I was moving from because the schedule he promised to meet took 3 months to complete. The house is 800 SF...3 Months is ridicules! Then to beat all when I called him to come back because he had not finished the job by not tying my plumbing into my boiler. I found out only when I needed to start my boiler system for the year. He would not return my calls and refused to honor my 1 year warranty saying he had a job happening in the Ozarks and would come out next week. I heard that twice and then he quit calling me back. Once he's paid he's gone! Plus he's rude and talked filthy at me when I demanded resolution. Check out his response to my BBB review.
- KAREN N.
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I was very impressed with
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until the day came when we were scheduled to meet at my home and he (owner) did not show to review the contract (stayed home from work to do this), make some slight changes to the agreement (agree to them), and take a deposit from me/schedule my job. Provider didn't show or return my text regarding reschedule. And the
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continues............and it continues, even on Angie's List.
- Frank M.

General Contractors in Rockford, MI

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All in One Builders Inc

1950 Waldorf St Nw
Grand Rapids

AMADEUS REMODELING & CONSTRUCTION

23726 W COUNTRY LINE RD
Sand Lake

Anderson Home & Restoration LLC

3850 Murray Lake Ave
Lowell

BENCHMARK WOOD STUDIO

12969 GREENLY ST
Holland

Bender Maintenance and Home Improvement

2525 East Paris Ave SE
Grand Rapids

Black Dog Construction

317 S 7th St
Grand Haven

Blackberry Window & Door Systems

6477 W KL Ave
Kalamazoo

Bleecker Construction Services

2241 Forest Hill Ave SE
Grand Rapids

Bolen's Home Improvement

12015 Macclain NE
Cedar Springs

Brad's Cleaners

9410 SW Greenville Rd
Greenville

Bruce Jennings Builders

6961 Cannonsburg Rd
Belmont

Build LLC

458 Norwood Ave
Grand Rapids

Bushwood Construction Co. LLC

1621 Lockhart Ave NW
Grand Rapids

C & T Home Improvements

1111 N Greenville Rd.
Stanton

Case Enterprises LLC

2561 Eastern Ave se
Grand Rapids

Champion Window of Grand Rapids

4717 Broadmoor Ave SE
Grand Rapids

Chandonnet Builders

2471 Whitehall rd
Muskegon

Christopher Framing

8656 Taylor St

Christopher Penning - Builder

8372 South Maple Ct
Zeeland

Chucks Do It All Maintenance LLC

610 Pleasant St SE
Grand Rapids

Clark's Construction

396 West Lakewood Blvd
Holland

Copper Ridge Construction LLC

10434 Shaner Ave.
Rockford

Countyline Construction Services LLC

11110 Wilson St
Coopersville

Crosby Construction Company

6026 Kalamazoo Ave
Grand Rapids

Custom Carpentry & Design

760 Greenbrier Dr SE
Grand Rapids

Custom Construction of Michigan

6885 Kayboer Dr
Jenison

Custom Upgrades, LLC.

747 44th St SW
Wyoming

Daimler Builders

3551R Vineyard Ave NE
Grand Rapids

DAKOTA CONSTRUCTION LLC

415 ANDOVER ST
Kentwood

DAVID SYSWERDA BUILDER

8070 N ASTERWOOD CT
Middleville

Davies Builders LLC

356 Summit Ave NE
Rockford

Diversified Home Services LLC.

756 Rusty Dr.S.E.
Grand Rapids

E & M CONSTRUCTION

445 Chasseral Dr NW
Comstock Park

Fortuna Construction

4030 Egypt Valley Ave NE
Ada

G.C.E. REMODELING

1588 Lori ln.
Grand Rapids

Gallagher Design Inc.

851 Fulton St W
Grand Rapids

Gesink building Services

1349 Houseman Ave N.E.
Grand Rapids

Geurink Remodeling & Electric Inc.

2537 Floral Dr.
Zeeland

GREAT LAKES DECKING & FENCE

5970 15 Mile Rd NE
Cedar Springs

GROOT BUILDERS & REALTY

971 Rosewood St.
Jenison

Handy Heroes

Grand Rapids

Hawk Construction

15 Oak Openings
Delton

HI-LO BUILDERS INC

9617 BAUMHOFF AVE NW
Sparta

His Builder LLC

2855 34th Street
Allegan

Home Maintenance Service

5555 Greenboro Dr SE
Grand Rapids

Home Specialists LLC

237 Steele St
Grand Rapids

Hudsonville Contractors LLC

7559 36th Ave
Hudsonville

HYLEN BUILDERS LLC

13135 STATE RD
Nunica

In The Light

Grand Haven

J & S Siding Inc

PO Box 547
Byron Center

J.Sterk Painting LLC

6564 Lily St SW
Grandville

Jacobsen Remodeling Inc

401 Hall St SW
Grand Rapids

Jeff Deters Builders, Inc.

3566 Walnut park Dr.
Hamilton

Jeff VanBaren Builder Inc.

5051 36th Ave.
Hudsonville

Jeremiah's Building LLC

420 Ridgewood St SE
Grand Rapids

Jim Westing Carpentry

915 40th Avenue
Zeeland

Jobson Construction

Comstock Park

Jon Yetzke

13050 Lakeshore Drive
Grand Haven

Jones Construction and Consulting

963 Knapp Street NE
Grand Rapids

JR SEPPALA BUILDERS

8889 Marabella Court NE
Rockford

Jr Walker Construction

2912 reynolds
Muskegon

KEITH BOVEN BUILDER

5565 BAUER RD
Hudsonville

kelly morgan

2060 engleside dr se
Grand Rapids

KEN ENGELKING BUILDERS

3598 BABYLON RD
Allegan

KMF Construction

Grandville

Lapekes Siding & Remodeling

10590 W Parmalee Rd
Middleville

Lyons 5 Remodeling

16085 Algoma Ave
Cedar Springs

MAJESTIC PAINTING & FINISHING

1217 Colfax Ave
Grand Haven

Mark of all Trades

11135 26th Ave NW
Grand Rapids

MELVIN BELK ROOFING

8370 BENHAM RD NE
Cedar Springs

Mester Woodworks

302 N Main St
Rockford

Meticulous Builders

2430 Bayne Rd
Twin Lake

Midwest Builders

P.O. Box 67
Nunica

Modern Carpentry

136 152nd Ave
Holland

Montell Construction

401 Hall St SW
Grand Rapids

MORRIS BUILDERS INC

7221 Davies Dr NE
Rockford

Mr Fix-It Construction LLC

3983 4 Mile Rd
Grand Rapids

Mr. Handyman of Greater Grand Rapids

3850 29th St SE
Grand Rapids

Mueller Builders, LLC

4224 4 Mile Rd
Grand Rapids

New Leaf Construction LLC

1251 Century SW
Grand Rapids

North Kent Contractors

16673 Tyrone Ave
Kent City

NYSTROM BUILDERS LLC

5995 12 Mile Rd NE
Rockford

Odd Job Todd

2327 Greenview Drive SW
Wyoming

PAINTING BY JEFF CO

754 OAKDALE ST SE
Grand Rapids

PAINTING SERVICES OF WEST MICH

13980 LEONARD RD
Spring Lake

Perkins Custom Remodeling

1338 Franklin St SE
Grand Rapids

Personal Choice Cabinetry Inc

2264 W Main St
Lowell

PHB Construction LLC

11747 Orchard Park Dr
Sparta

Phoenix Home Improvement LLC

4398 Roger B Chaffee Blvd SE
Grand Rapids

PINE CREEK CONSTRUCTION INC

50 W 3rd St
Holland

POTTER HOME IMPROVEMENTS

4648 BURGIS AVE SE
Grand Rapids

PREFERRED ROOFING CONTRACTORS

10790 WOODBUSHE DR SE
Lowell

R&C Construction and renovation

10245 10 mile rd ne
Rockford

RELIABLE HOME SVC

736 58TH ST
Pullman

Reliable Vendors

1438 Rathbone S.W.
Grand Rapids

Riverland Building

4480 W Nestel Rd
Houghton Lake

Robert J. Timmer Builder

3576 Raylynn Lane
Hamilton

Ron Dykstra Builder

1314 Burke ave ne
Grand Rapids

S.A.H. Building and Remodeling

P.O. Box 132
Six Lakes

Schmidt Roofing & Construction Inc

552 W Southern Ave
Muskegon

Schreur Builders

538 Flat River Dr SE
Lowell

Set Apart Construction

9844 Byron Center Ave SW
Byron Center

Sherd Construction And Services LLC

1112 N Black River Drive
Holland

Sikma Construction Services LLC

2300 Lake Michigan Dr NW
Grand Rapids

Slager Construction

198 E. 39th street

Somerset Painting & Professional Improvements

647 S Spinningwheel Ln
Bloomfield Hills

Speese Painting Co., LLC

6155 14 Mile Rd NE
Rockford

Star 10 Inc

575 W Hume Ave
Muskegon

SULLIVAN'S CARPET & FURNITURE INC

1860 28TH ST SE
Grand Rapids

Sunshine Home Improvement

2080 W 136th St
Grant

The Deck Dude LLC

330 diamond ave se
Grand Rapids

Tim Higbee

1835 Martin Ave SE
Grand Rapids

Total Interiors

491 Houston St
Muskegon

VanDussen Home Services

7621 Adams St
Zeeland

Vangoye Home Improvement

1075 S Peach Ct
Plainwell

Veenstra Construction

4958 Pine Island Dr NE
Comstock Park

Victory Builders

4096 OMAHA ST SW
Grandville

Vieau Consruction

Middleville

Viles Builders LLC

11699 Greenway Dr
Holland

W. J. Burnett Carpentry LLC

16745 18 Mile Rd
Marshall

Weber Lumber

465 Ottawa St
Muskegon

WILLIAMS DISTRIBUTING INC

658 RICHMOND ST NW
Grand Rapids

WOLFE CONSTRUCTION INC

15290 TISDEL AVE
Cedar Springs

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