Ferris Home Improvements

4.94 |41 Verified Ratings
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Ferris Home Improvements

4.94 | 41 Verified Ratings
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302-998-4500

1908 Kirkwood Highway
Newark, DE 19711
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Ferris Home Improvements


Quality Workmanship From A Neighbor You Can Trust.

Ferris Home Improvements and HomeAdvisor are a great match. We love to serve our customers with award-winning, quality service and craftsmanship. Voted 7 years in a row as Delawares #1 Home Improvement Company (NewsJournal Readers' Choice Awards 2012-2018) and 2013 Winner of the Best Roofing/Siding/Gutter & Best Window Replacement Company categories, our customers are our best billboards, and we intend to keep it that way. Since our inception, we have delivered quality residential and commercial property improvements to thousands of satisfied customers throughout Delaware, northeastern Maryland, southeastern Pennsylvania, and southern New Jersey. Ferris Home Improvements is a proud member of the Better Business Bureau (BBB) with an A+ rating. In 2012, we were honored as Winner of the Delaware Better Business Bureau Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics, and continued to build on our reputation as a local home improvement contractor you can trust.

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Business Hours
Monday:
8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Tuesday:
8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Wednesday:
8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Thursday:
8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Friday:
8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Saturday:
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
(Please call to confirm)
  • Warranty Offered
  • Free Estimates
  • Credit Cards Accepted

Credentials

In Business Since: 2004
Memberships & Affiliations
  • National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA)
  • Certified Owens Corning Platinum Preferred Contractor
  • Provia Certified Installer
State Licensing
Trade: Home Improvement Contractor
License #: PA060834
Expiration: 01-06-2020
Trade: Home Improvement Contractor
License #: 13VH06465100
Expiration: 03-31-2020
Trade: Contractor
License #: 2012101339
Expiration: 12-31-2021
Green Certifications
  • EnergyStar.gov - Home Performance with energy Star
  • Provia Windows & Doors - Ten awards from U.S. Department of Energy & U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Insurance
Type: General Liability
Amount:
Expiration: 12-08-2019
Awards
  • Voted DE's #1 Home Improvement Co. By Readers Choice 2012 - 2018
  • 2015 North DE The Happening List Winner: Home Improvement & Kitchen and Bath
  • 2012 Winner of BBB Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics
  • Best of Wilmington Winner for Home Improvement 2013, 2014 & 2017
  • 2017 Winner Owens Corning Roofing System Champion Award (best in Mid-Atlantic). 2016 Winner Owens Corning Roofing Bright Star Award (best in Mid-Atlantic).
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Business Overview

Community Involvement

Active Sponsor of Stanton-Newport Little League - Donates Roofing & Siding Services for Local Fields; Sponsors Multiple Little Leagues

Active Sponsor & Member of St. John the Beloved Parish, School, & Diocese of Wilmington

Accredited Member of Better Business Bureau of Delaware: A+ Rating

Actively Sponsors & Donates to Local Veterans, Senior Citizens, Schools, Graham Cancer Center, B+ Foundation, & Multiple Other Local Non-Profit Organizations

Member: NCC Chamber of Commerce, Associated Building Contractors of DE

How We Got Started

I chose to work in this industry because I realized I had something different to offer the tight-knit Delaware network--a contractor that knows our community because I live in it! I know and respect the value of our small state's referral network because I was born and bred in Newark, Delaware and now live in Wilmington with with my wife and family. I'm a Newark High football alum who still is active in NCC athletics. You will see our family and employees around because we truly are your neighbors. I'm proud to see our customers again because our craftsmanship & service is the best, and I'm proud to put our family name on it. It's natural for us to give back to the neighborhood because it's in line with our company's focus - our customers. Repairing, renovating, and improving the value of your property not only makes your home a better place to live, but it also makes our community a better place to live and raise a family, which is what all of us want.

We describe our business as Family owned and operated

Why Should You Choose Ferris Home Improvements?

We hold our head high when we see customers again; we are proud of our work & proudly your neighbor!

 

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5 Projects
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5.0   |  
Review by in Newark, DE
Project: Repair Gutters
reviewed what was needed vs what I thought was needed and discuss other project that might be needed in future. No high pressure sales a very honest service person.
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Review by in Millville, DE
Project: Repair or Partially Replace Vinyl Siding
Courteous, Checked around for other problems and did not charge more.
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Review by in Hockessin, DE
Ferris Home Improvement company is the best! From design elements working with Mike Z to the carpentry excellence of Glen and all the other subcontractors, it was a pleasure and they made our dream bathroom and walk-in closets a reality.
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Review by in Newark, DE
Ferris Home Improvement was the best company we ever decided to go with. Their work was very professional. Our salesperson, Bill was a great help in helping us pick the right style of cabinets and the size that fit into the spaces we had. Bill was always on hand for us to ask any questions and to get things done. The cabinets, flooring, lighting and tile go together perfect. The installers, Glenn and Brett were excellent. From start to finish they were there on time and cleaned up every day. They even put up with all the questions we had, to which they answered every one of them. In the midst of getting the kitchen done we decided to have our living room and family room floors done also. Bill went right to getting them ordered and setting up the install date. Everything was done and it looks great.
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Review by in Wilmington, DE
Project: Repair Gutters
I highly recommend Ferris Home Improvements. I recently worked with Kristina to schedule an appointment for what I thought would be a roof repair. It turns out that it was not flashing around my chimney that needed replacing but drain pipes elbows on the front and back roof of the house to lead the water away from where the roof splits. Kristina was very professional and scheduled an appointment for me with Monty the following Saturday. He showed up promptly at 8am. He was very knowledgeable and was able to make the repair the same day that he came out to give me a quote. I appreciate his honesty and integrity especially since two other companies wanted to tear my roof apart! I would definitely recommend Ferris Home Improvement for your repair needs.
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Review by in Bear, DE
Very happy that they fixed the leaking around my roof boot. The first day Monty came out he didn't have a ladder long enough to get up to the roof so I had to wait about a week for a return visit. When Monty came back he brought a longer ladder and a helper. They went up and took a photo of the place that needed repair. Gave me an estimate. I accepted the deal and the roof leak was fixed. It's rained twice so far and I don't see any water coming in around the boot. Thanks Monty.
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Review by in Newark, DE
I had a great experience working with Ferris Home Improvements.
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Review by in Swedesboro, NJ
Project: New Windows
We were very impressed with the quality of the work performed by Wayne and Zack. Their attention to detail made this project go smoothly from start to finish. We also appreciated how they cleaned up at the end of the window installations.
Response by Ferris Home Improvements: Thank for your review. We look forward to doing business with you again in the future. Have a great day! The Ferris Team
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5.0   |  
Chuck and Cedric did the installation for us today. They are very friendly and took great care of our property. They worked well together and did an excellent job in much less time that we thought it would take. Chuck was familiar with our unit as he did the hardwood flooring for the builder before we moved in. Talk about a small world! We will absolutely ask for them when the time comes for us to do the master bathroom. Thank you!
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