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    Upright Building Services
    A year ago, my wife and I relocated from Chicagoland to the Midcoast of Maine where we purchased a lovely garrison colonial home on 2 acres of land on the top of granite and pine covered hill top.
    As we moved into our first winter we discovered 2 shortcomings to our house.  The first was that the building did not have rain gutters and rainwater and snow melt shed all along the foundation.  As a result the floor of our cellar would occasionally get wet enough to require the use of a shop vac.  Second, the house is oriented on the property so that the back of the house where our deck was located faced north and the roof line ran from east to west such that the sun did not shine directly through any window on either the north or south side of the house.  This resulted in the interior being very dark in the autumn and winter months and not coincidentally difficult and expensive to heat.  We determined that a room addition added to the living room on the north side of the house had the possibility of providing sunlight to enter on 3 sides of the room and with ample windows and screening could provide a light, airy room in the warm months and a snug, bright room in the cold months.  Further we decided to add a Vermont Castings wood burning stove in the center of the north wall. 
    We had some rudimentary ideas about how this addition properly designed could remedy the 2 issues listed above.  At this point we realized we needed to acquire some real talent for consultation and execution. 
    We knew no one in the area so we referred to Angie?s List where we had found success in the past.  And through it we identified Fred Hilchey the owner of Upright Building Services.  The interview process was critical for 2 reasons.  First we needed to discover a great deal about the character of Fred Hilchey, i.e., integrity, work ethic, creativity and problem solving. 
    And second we knew we needed a builder with a very broad and complete skill set.  We were fortunate since Fred
    and his small crew met all of our needs. 
    His consultation and advice at the beginning of the project turned out to be spot on.  He recommended a metal shed roof that attached to the existing roof of the house and continued the same pitch 15? further into the back yard.  Powerful rain storms during the latter part of summer and early fall have shown that he was right and the water is sluiced far enough into the back yard so as to drain down the granite hillside and not into the cellar which has remained bone dry.  We expect the same result as snow slides off the metal roof this winter.   
     The second issue regarding heat was that the interior of the addition has a cathedral ceiling that slopes up and attaches above a window to a den.  Fred advised that when the stove was heating the addition it would not only provide heat to that room but with the aid of a ceiling fan heat would vector up the ceiling and through the sliding window he installed and provide some heat to the upstairs rooms.  As it turns out he was once again quite correct as that little wood burning stove now supplements the heat for the 4 upstairs rooms and bath and we can nicely regulate the degree of heat by opening and closing the sliding window and the doors to the various rooms.  Thus 2 mechanical issues regarding the house with Fred?s experience were ameliorated in a very satisfactory way.  Additionally as can be seen from the list above Fred?s aesthetic and architectural sense have made this addition both functional and beautiful.  The exterior is consonant with the overall design of the house and the 5? casement windows and functional transom windows and the sliders at the east and west ends of the addition allow us to capture a breeze no matter the direction of the wind.  The interior is also beautiful due to the size of the windows and the proximity to the pines and wild life.  But also the finish work and detail once again exceeded our expectation.  The ceiling is
    tongue and groove pine which will color and develop a fine patina with time.  The window sills are all over sized to accommodate tea or coffee cups and small plants. 
    The project as Fred warned was not without its difficulties.  Immediately in trenching out the foundation Fred ran into ledge which required pinning the foundation and where the addition attached to the house was also where the attached garage
    joined the building.  This made for a very difficult roof transition.  At each step as problems were encountered Fred and his team analyzed and solved them elegantly.  There were no surprises.  Fred consulted with us each time the unexpected occurred or he had an idea to enhance the finished project.  No corners were cut.  The work was meticulous inside and out.  The result is beautiful and exceeded our expectations.  Would we hire Fred Hilchey again?  You bet.  We have already scheduled him for our kitchen remodel right after the Thanksgiving holiday.  As a side note Fred?s team reflects what Upright Builders stands for notably his right hand man, Jason, has the same dedication and work ethic that Fred Hilchey personifies. 
    - Jan B.
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    Upright Frameworks
    Each time they have come to our home they have been so informative and professional. It is evident the entire crew takes pride in their work. They don't just do a job, they do a good job so your money is not wasted. There was really never any thought of going with any other company. They finished up the most recent project just today. It's so wonderful to have the project done and to have confidence in their work. They have equipment with them to check their own work and they do go over any areas that may - for whatever reason - be missed the first time around. I am happy to part with my money for a job so well done. I have no hesitation or doubt about the quality of their work. The only bad thing is my dog is sulking now. She was soaking up their attention.
    - Rebecca K.
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    Vintage Heating
    Bill diagnosed the problem and provided prompt service to bring the boiler up to snuff. He also installed a heat alarm to monitor the system during the long Maine winters. He will now continue to monitor the system and perform service as needed. Bill has been thoroughly professional and reliable throughout, and a pleasure to work with.
    - THOMAS S.
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    Jeremy Hunter Heating And Air Conditioning
    He is awesome! He was so accommodating to my schedule. I work second shift so he was willing to accommodate my schedule and start work at 5:30 am. I have several animals and he was great with them. He cleans up after himself and is very courteous. The job has been completed with excellent results. He will be hired in the spring to inspect the system and replace the filters ensure every thing is in tip top shape for ultimate performance for years to come.
    - Terry C.
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    Bob Miles & Son Inc
    EXPERIENCE WAS EXCELLANT. THEY CAME ON TIME..WENT RIGHT TO DOING THEIR JOB, TWO MEN WERE DOING THE WORK. NEAT AND TIDY WHEN THEY LEFT, I HAVE NEVER HAD A COMPANY OF THIS QUALITY. WOULD GIVE THEM ADOUBLE A RATING
    - linda w.
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    SEABREEZE PLUMBING & HEATING
    I needed a quote on a new furnace.  I called this business, I reached only a machine, I left a message to call me back as I needed a quote on a furnace.  They never called me back.    Days later I called Angies List to see if I was expecting too much from this business as they had never called me back.  I think there is no excuse not to call back!
    - Marcia J.
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    Mid-Coast Energy Systems Inc
    They were great. The experience was very good. Out of all the estimates I got, it was the one where they took me most seriously and answered all my questions. They didn't treat me like I was stupid. They worked very hard to get the work done very quickly because I had a system that was becoming dangerous and also to get it done in time for the tax credit. The folks that were doing the install completely reworked their plan so that I would be without heat for the shortest time possible. I worked with Gina on the estimation. She was really very good about talking through all of the options and sort of being an advocate for what would be best for me as opposed to selling a specific product. She worked with me through the pros and cons of various approaches. She was very quick in getting back to me with my questions and quick in getting the estimate back and scheduling the work. The guys who did the install were very quick, neat and thoughtful about how they did the job. They revised their normal work plan with the minimal amount of down time. The price was very good. They were very responsive and professional. I would absolutely use them again.
    - Mary R.
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    ALLISON HEATING & COOLING
    The technician seemed knowledgeable, & as I mentioned previously, he assured me that the heat exchanger would be replaced. This is not the first time we've had trouble with an affiliate of American Home Shield. I'm beginning to think that the HVAC company & American Home Shield have joined together to concoct a story in order to deny legitimate claims. This man looked me in the eyes & led me to believe that my furnace would be fixed under my home warranty policy. I could have guessed the result based on my experiences with both American Home Shield & their HVAC service providers.
    - MARK & SANDY A.
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    Airfast Heating & Cooling
    THE SERVICE PEOPLE SEEM VERY KNOWLEDGEABLE. THEY WERE TO DO "PREVENTATIVE MAINTENANCE" ON AIR CONDITIONING UNITS, WHICH THEY DID IN SUMMER. ALL WERE INSPECTED AND CLEANED AS AGREED. THEY CAME BACK IN AUTUMN TO DO THE SAME ON THE FURNACES. HOWEVER, THIS TIME THE SERVICE TECH CAME IN FOR 3 MINUTES PER UNIT ONLY TO TELL ME THAT IT WOULD COST $100'S MORE TO CLEAN AND SERVICE THEM. APPARENTLY I HAD PAID THE UP-FRONT COST TO HAVE THEM IDENTIFY PROBLEMS ONLY? I COULD HAVE HAD ANOTHER COMPANY COME IN FOR A FREE EVALUATION! IT APPEARED TO BE A SCAM. I DIDN'T AGREE TO ANY REPAIRS, SENT THE GUY AWAY AND WAS CALLED 2 OR 3 TIMES BY ANOTHER PERSON (THE BOSS?) TO SCHEDULE THE REPAIRS. I AM HAVING ANOTHER LARGE REPUTABLE COMPANY COME IN TO INSPECT (FOR FREE!), AND WILL SEE WHAT IS ACTUALLY NECESSARY. I RESENT BEING TAKEN ADVANTAGE OF!
    - MARK & SANDY A.
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    Columbus Worthington Air
    VERY GOOD EXPERIENCE. EXCELLENT AND KNOWLEDGEABLE SALESMAN WHO WAS NOT THE ''HARD SELL'' TYPE. PRICE WAS WELL BELOW THE OTHER BID (FROM ANOTHER WELL-KNOWN COMPETITOR). THEY WERE PUNCTUAL, TIDY, AND EVERYTHING IS WORKING VERY WELL. WE WOULD DEFINITELY USE THEM AGAIN IN THE FUTURE.
    - MARK & SANDY A.
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