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Under Deck Drainage System

Under Deck Drainage System
This client wanted an under deck drainage system installed on her deck so furnishings below would not get wet and dirty.  I installed the grid work, sloping to the outside of the deck, then installed 14' pieces of metal siding/roofing material sloping into a gutter on theRead more

Laundry Closet Make Over

Laundry Closet Make Over
This client wanted this area, which was formerly the washer and dryer location, to be transformed into a hall coat closet.  I built a wall, framed out a closet, added bi-fold doors, moved the light switches, added a clothes hanging bar and painted and textured the walls.Read more

Shutter Replacement

Shutter Replacement
This home had really weathered plastic shutters that looked like they had been painted at one time.  The faded color no longer matched the house, so I replaced 14 shutters in a dark burgundy color that better matched the brick color.  Here you can see the oldRead more

Basement Laundry Room Addition

Basement Laundry Room Addition
This client had a main level laundry room that was located in a cramped entry way from the garage.  I installed all the plumbing and electrical components to this area and moved their laundry to the basement.  I also built a folding table, added a clothes hangingRead more

Stair Tread Addition

Stair Tread Addition
This house had plywood, new construction steps.  I covered them with HAVCO solid oak treads and tiled the risers.  The treads were coated with 5 coats of polyurethane and the screw holes were filled with oak plugs cut from the same material.Read more

Home Office Makeover

Home Office Makeover
This room had cheap, construction grade carpet in it with standard ivory walls.  I removed the carpet and installed hardwood flooring in this room and added some base cabinets with a counter top.  I also painted all the walls and trim and asked a local cabinet maker to makeRead more

Garage Ramp

Garage Ramp
I built this ramp for my dad in his garage so he could get in and out of the house easier following surgery on his leg.  I planned to add hand rails, but he insisted that I didn't because it would look too 'permanent."Read more

Master Bedroom Makeover

Master Bedroom Makeover
This is a master bedroom that I completely made over.  I painted the walls Grey, with a red accent wall and added crown molding.  Previous work included carpet removal and addition of the hardwood floor.  I also added an new ceiling fan to match the decor and stained allRead more

Master Bedroom Closet Addition

Master Bedroom Closet Addition
This was a master bedroom closet addition where the homeowner wanted to convert a sitting area into a closet.  I added the wall, built the closet components in my shop, then installed them into the closet.  This closet (closet #1) is for the man of the house,Read more