Ray's Home Improvements & Repairs

4.61 | 38 Verified Ratings
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300 Benam Court
Accokeek, MD 20607
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Ray's Home Improvements & Repairs

Where quality work and reasonable prices go hand in hand

Ray's Home Improvements & Repairs has been dedicated to home improvement for more than 25 years. We believe in over delivering on each project. We take on and ensure satisfaction each step of the way.


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Service Area

  • Washington
  • Capitol Heights
  • Upper Marlboro
  • Waldorf
  • District Heights
  • Temple Hills
  • Suitland
  • Fort Washington
  • Oxon Hill
  • La Plata
  • Bladensburg
  • Ironsides
  • Indian Head
  • Bryans Road
  • Clinton
  • Hyattsville
  • White Plains
  • Cheltenham
  • Brandywine
  • Mount Rainier
  • Andrews AFB
  • Accokeek
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Services Offered

Additions & Remodeling
  • Major Home Repairs
  • Basement Remodel
  • Bathroom Remodel
  • Kitchen Remodel
  • Major Renovation - Multiple Rooms
  • Small Appliance Install
  • Major Gas Appliance Install
  • Microwave Oven Install
  • Cabinet Install
  • Cabinet Repair
  • Cabinets - Refinish
  • Custom Cabinets
  • Built-In Furniture
  • Carpentry Framing Install
  • Carpentry Framing Repair
  • Interior Trim & Moldings Install
  • Interior Trim & Moldings Repair
  • Wood Stairs & Railings Install
  • Wood Stairs & Railings Repair
  • Build Closet
  • Window Frame Repair
  • Acoustic Ceiling Install
  • Popcorn Acoustic Ceiling Apply, Repair or Remove
  • Acoustic Ceiling Repair
  • Laminate Countertop Install
  • Laminate Countertop Repair
  • Stone Slab Countertop Install
  • Solid Surface Countertop Install
  • Interior Door Install
  • Door Repair
  • Door Hardware Repair
  • Storm Door Install
  • Storm Door Repair
  • Sliding Door Install
  • Sliding Door or Tracks Repair
  • Exterior Doors Install
Drywall & Plaster
  • Drywall Install
  • Drywall Repair
  • Plaster Install
  • Plaster Repair
Flooring & Carpet
  • Carpet Repair, Refasten or Stretch
  • Wood Flooring Repair
  • Wood Flooring Refinish
Handyman Services
  • Handyman for Multiple Small Projects
Home Maintenance
  • Home Maintenance or Warranty Program
  • Home Warranty Program
  • Exterior Home Paint or Stain
  • Paint or Stain Small Projects
  • Paint Removal
  • Bathtub or Other Surface Resurfacing
  • Ceramic & Porcelain Tile Repair
  • Window Hardware Repair
  • Storm Windows Install
  • Window Well Covers Install or Repair

Areas of Expertise

  • Kitchen Remodeling
  • Bathroom Remodeling
  • Interior and Exterior Painting
  • Drywall Installation
  • New Furniture Construction

Quick Facts

Business Hours
Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday 12:00 am - 12:00 am
(Please call to confirm)
  • Small Jobs Welcome
  • Free Estimates
  • Credit Cards Accepted


In Business Since: 1986
State Licensing
Trade: Home Improvement Contractor
License #: 40003195
Expiration: 12-29-2017
Trade: Home Improvement Salesperson
License #: 40003503
Expiration: 12-29-2017
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Business Overview

How We Got Started

We started in this industry in 1984.

We describe our business as Well established

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5.0   |  
Review by in Washington, DC
I hired them to do other jobs as well. For each job, Ray would listen and, if necessary, make other suggestions that would make the job better. He keeps to his schedule but will let you know in enough time if schedules change. I am the type of person that have a million questions, and Ray took the time to answer each and every one of them and did not seem to get impatient. I would and have recommend his company to others. And I am not finished with Ray as I have more jobs to do and trust Ray and his crew to do them correctly.
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4.0   |  
Review by in Waldorf, MD
They were professional, the prices was reasonable and very Friendly
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5.0   |  
Review by in Washington, DC
Project: Hire a Handyman
I was kept up to date when changes in the schedule had to be made. Questions and changes were not a problem.
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4.5   |  
Review by in Washington, DC
We have used Ray and his crew several times in out small rowhouse. He is efficient and lets you know what makes sense and what will not work. He is by far the most reasonable contractor I have ever dealt with and he comes in relatively on time and on budget. His crew is friendly and professional. He goes above and beyond to make sure the work is done that way you want it. Hard to find someone you can trust out there to work with your home but we will have Ray back everytime!

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4.5   |  
Review by in Washington, DC
Project: Hire a Handyman
The job involved replacement of the garbage disposal and the hose to the dish washer as well as securing the dish washer to the counter top. The job was done well and completed within the timeline as promised. Mandy, the office staff did a good job in scheduling and keeping me informed every step. Ray and his crew are very professional and neat. My husband and I are happy with the outcome.

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2.5   |  
I hired Ray's to resurface my bathtub and my kitchen sink a year ago. April 2014, I noticed small cracks in the glazed surface of both bathtub and kitchen sink. The cracks became little larger as water eased under the open areas. I called Ray to look at the problem. He came out and said that I had been using strong acidic cleaning products or waste matter on the surfaces. After he glazed in May 2013, I used the bathtub for two months then stopped in July. I had workers come to put in new pipes. Ray blamed my workers and said I was supposed to read the care manual that I never received.

4 of 4 users found this review helpful.

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4.0   |  
Ray's receptionist, Ms. Brenda Duckett, was extremely helpful with scheduling to my convenience. Ray discovered a problem with the kitchen sink's placement and took time to make the adjustments, at no extra charge.

3 of 4 users found this review helpful.

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4.67   |  
Review by in Washington, DC
Ray's Home Improvements Repairs did an outstanding job. I needed a new storm do door closer. Ray's did what it promised in a timely fashion. The price was ex- tremely reasonable. I was so pleased with the workmanship and price that I have recommended this company to a friend.

6 of 6 users found this review helpful.

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4.5   |  
Review by in Washington, DC
Project: Install Carpeting
Job was started on time and completed with high quality . The installer was very neat in his work

1 of 2 users found this review helpful.

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5.0   |  
Review by in Washington, DC
Project: Repair Window Frames
Ray was on time, insightful and very professionl (and mydog loved him)

2 of 3 users found this review helpful.

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