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They provide residential and commercial rubbish removal, as well as construction site roll-off containers. Owners Pat and Keith Austin employ eight people, although it’s a family owned and operated business. They’re reliable, dependable, and trustworthy with competitive rates and great customer service.Continue reading
Austin’s Rubbish & Roll-off Service, Inc., based in West Charleston, has been in business for 29 years. They started out their business with a pickup truck; they have now grown to five packers and two roll-off trucks and service around 3,000
customers. They provide residential and commercial rubbish removal, as well as construction site roll-off containers. Owners Pat and Keith Austin employ eight people, although it’s a family owned and operated business. They’re reliable, dependable, and trustworthy with competitive rates and great customer service.
“Excellent customer service is our motto,” they say. They try to provide the service the customer needs when that customer needs it.
108 Crawford Hill Rd., West Charleston, VT 05872 • (802) 895-4889
Black River Builders can build you a modern marvel or a rustic retreat. And they aim to provide high quality work for the cost. They seldom use subcontractors, but do the work themselves, giving each project personal attention.Owner Kyle Young started working at carpentry with a relative when he was just 12. He found that he enjoyed working with his hands. For six years now, he’s operated his own business and can help with anything at your home, from a leaky roof to a brand-new one. In fact, he has a slate and standing roof specialist on his crew.Nothing is impossible, Mr. Young says, and he’s happy to work with clients to realize their vision for a one-of-a-kind, energy-efficient home.Black River is professional, keeps a clean job site, and strives to give their customers the most for their money.“When the job needs to be done right, give us a call,” Mr. Young says.1498 VT Rte. 14N, Albany, VT 05820 • cell: (802) 224-6844 • (802) firstname.lastname@example.org • wwwblackriverbuilder.com
Davis Creative Building and Design’s local crew of employees with owners, Darryl and Carol Davis, are dedicated, detail-oriented, family-centered, and respectful.
In business for 35 years, Darryl has had the opportunity to develop skills and teach his employees all the aspects of building a “HOME,” not just a building. They are a thorough business doing a comprehensive job, whether it is building a cottage or a custom home. As a local business based out of Westmore, the Lake Willoughby region, they attend to the business of satisfying the customer. Their customers say, “They are thoughtful, conscientious and know the building business.”Darryl uses materials and creative production applications with modern methods of designing through CAD drawings. This enables a long distance relationship with customers so they can have input in creating their unique Vermont home. Davis Creative Building has a reputation of providing customers with a well-constructed home obtained by acute attention to detail, excellent craftsmanship, and good customer relations, a testament to their long lasting homes you find throughout the area.If you have a building project and want to work with a crew with Vermont ingenuity, skills and adaptability, Davis Creative Building and Design is looking to be your partner.See some of their homes on their website.(802) 525-6653 • www.daviscreativebuilding.com • email@example.com
Locally owned and operated builder in business for 15 years. Winner of the AGC Best Builder award for 2012. Based in Barton, VermontContinue reading
JBL Hauling and Excavating is a family owned and operated business dedicated to customer service and satisfaction, based in Island Pond and serving all of the Northeast Kingdom. Areas of expertise include all levels of excavation, bulldozing and trucking services.Continue reading
JBL Hauling and Excavating is a family owned and operated business dedicated to customer service and satisfaction, based in Island Pond and serving all of the Northeast Kingdom. Areas of expertise include all levels of excavation, bulldozing and trucking services. These services include, but are not limited to; pond installation, land clearing and site preparation, driveway and road repair and building, retaining walls, septic systems and material delivery. There is no job too large or too small for the professional, courteous and personalized service provided by JBL Hauling. Owner-operator Jason Lefebvre is happy to look at any job you may be considering, and provide a free estimate based on always fair, competitive pricing. The JBL Hauling and Excavating family prides itself on commitment to the ideals of quality workmanship and honest service. Visit us on the web at jblhaulingvt.com or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 1-802-673-4428. We look forward to serving you and all of your future needs.
Kingdom Gravel and Aggregate offers gravel and aggregate from Barton and Sheffield locations. Call for more information, deliveries available.Continue reading
Maxwell Kingdom Trucking and Excavation is a three-generation business based on the Ten Mile Square Road in Island Pond. The Maxwell family can put in septic systems, ponds, move equipment, build retaining walls, set up drainage systems, clear land and sell material. They can do site preparation and build roads.Continue reading
Maxwell Kingdom Trucking and Excavation is a three-generation business based on the Ten Mile Square Road in Island Pond. The Maxwell family can put in septic systems, ponds, move equipment, build retaining walls, set up drainage systems, clear land and sell material. They can do site preparation and build roads.
Brian Maxwell is the owner of the business. He is joined in this enterprise by Robert Maxwell, Jesse Maxwell, Zachary and Michiah Maxwell. The family has been moving dirt professionally since 1981.
Honesty is the best policy, and word of mouth tells it all. Which is why the Maxwell family is still in business, making sure their customers are happy with the work done for them.
Brian Maxwell always enjoyed working outside and has been pleased to take over the family business. He notes that they are all still working with Gramp, and the younger generation coming up loves that opportunity.
Home builders, landowners, and anyone thinking of new construction should consider contacting this family company.
Says Brian, “We extend our gratitude and thanks to all of our customers over the years, and we look forward to providing our services in the future.”
1150 Ten Mile Square Rd., Island Pond, VT 05846 • (802) 673-8707
Mike's Electric, Inc. specializes in electrical work and services for residential, commercial, and industrial projects with several specialized divisions encompassing the electrical construction field.
MEI’s Fire Alarm Division is an authorized dealer of FireNET systems by Hochiki America and provides full-service design, installation, and maintenance for several brands of fire alarm systems.Continue reading
Mike’s Electric, Inc. specializes in electrical work and services for residential, commercial, and industrial projects with several specialized divisions encompassing the electrical construction field.
MEI’s Fire Alarm Division is an authorized dealer of FireNET systems by Hochiki America and provides full-service design, installation, and maintenance for several brands of fire alarm systems.
MEI’s recently expanded container storage group offers short-term and long-term rental options as well as 20’ and 40’ industrial containers for sale. MEI provides full delivery and pickup services as well as setup in the customer’s specified location.
Call MEI for all your electrical, fire alarm, and storage container needs! They do “Efficient Quality Work!”
NO JOB IS TOO LARGE OR TOO SMALL FOR MEI.
494 Morse Rd., Jay, VT 05859 • (802) 988-9678 • Fax: (802) 802-988-9679
Spates Construction is a family business that was started in 1974 by Frank and Jeannette Spates. In 2001, they turned the company over to their sons Grant, Dana, and Lee. Over the years, they have concentrated on commercial construcion. They build schools, churches, office buildings, retail stores, manufacturing plants, and recreational centers. Spates has been an authorized dealer for Star Building Systems pre-engineered steel buildings since 1975. They offer their services for all stages of your project from permitting through to a completed facility.Grant Spates started workng for the company n 1975. Dana and Lee joined in 1979 and 1983. Their core of superintendents, Glenn Bonin, Mark Lewis, and Jody Alix, have been with the company for over 20 years. All graduated from North Country Union High School and went right to work for Spates Construction. Beginning as laborers, they became carpenters, and all evolved into job superintendents. With over 121 years of construction field experience, Spates knows construction from trenches to trusses, and levels to lasers. Grant Spates and Oscar Thayer (24 years) work in the offic. New to the office is Amy Hilliker. They have 12 more loyal employees working on the job sites. Spates Construction has had two good years in 2011 and 2012, completing renovations for Sterling College, located in Craftsbury Common, Vermont, entry renovations at the Caledonia County Courthouse, floor renovations at the North Country Union Junior High School, completed the A wing roof replacement at North Country Union High School; and did exterior site renovations for the Derby Public Safety Building. Spates Construction also completed the construction of the new town garage for the town of Jay, and is nearly finised the renovation and construction of the new units for the Newport Family Housing and Limited Partnership in Newort, Vermont. The new complex will be called Lakebridge at Compass Drive. The project entailed the demolition of six existing buildings, renovation of three others, and the construction of two new buildings, for a total of 21 new and renovated apartments. Completion of the Lakebridge project is slated for October of 2012. Spates is also working on a horse barn and riding arena for Kristin Mason.They provide their services with professionalism, constructive suggestions, integrity and candor. Their crews will construct your project with craftmanship and pride, two things Vermont is well known for. They wish to hank their past customers for trusting them to handle their projects.