Garvin Construction, Inc.

4.62 | 68 Verified Ratings
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Garvin Construction, Inc.

4.62 | 68 Verified Ratings
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13494 US Route 11
Adams Center, NY 13606
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Garvin Construction, Inc.

We Make METAL ROOFING Affordable - $0 Down Financing Available !!!

Garvin Construction is a full service roofing company located in SCRANTON, PA, servicing all counties in North East Pennsylvania. As the premier metal roof installer in the region, Garvin Construction has made metal roofing affordable through volume material purchases and quality efficient installation systems. If you're interested in a new metal roof, Garvin Construction can make it happen, complete with matching gutters and a 40 Year Warranty. Custom Builders and Remodelers are welcome. In addition, Garvin Construction are experts at home storm damage recovery. We have extensive experience dealing directly with insurance companies to maximize a fair insurance claim for home owners. If your home has endured storm damage, we can help. We handle all repairs associated with a claim including installing new siding, new windows, or a new Metal or shingle roof. REQUEST A QUOTE TODAY FOR YOUR NEW GARVIN METAL ROOF! ...Financing is Available


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Service Area

  • Syracuse
  • Wilkes Barre
  • Scranton
  • Allentown
  • Utica
  • Bethlehem
  • State College
  • Easton
  • Binghamton
  • Pittston
  • Williamsport
  • Rome
  • Liverpool
  • Lehigh Valley
  • Endicott
  • Vestal
  • Seltzer
  • Hazleton
  • West Milton
  • Danville
  • Pocono Lake
  • East Stroudsburg
  • Bushkill
  • Hawley
  • Lewisburg
  • Slatington
  • Avis
  • Pocono Pines
  • Central Square
  • Lake Ariel
  • Towanda
  • Pocono Manor
  • Owego
  • Montoursville
  • Manlius
  • Coopersburg
  • Lock Haven
  • Watsontown
  • Woodgate
  • Pen Argyl
  • Stroudsburg
  • Cicero
  • Parish
  • Archbald
  • East Syracuse
  • Milford
  • Baldwinsville
  • Camillus
  • Brodheadsville
  • Albrightsville
  • Sacramento
  • Gillett
  • Shamokin
  • Fogelsville
  • Macungie
  • Matamoras
  • Renovo
  • Shohola
  • Tobyhanna
  • Lake Harmony
  • Wind Gap
  • Orwigsburg
  • Palmerton
  • Dingmans Ferry
  • Pine Grove
  • Nazareth
  • Saint Clair
  • New Milford
  • Greentown
  • Honesdale
  • Lackawaxen
  • Fulton
  • Woolrich
  • Northampton
  • Tunkhannock
  • Athens
  • Oswego
  • Llewellyn
  • Schuylkill Haven
  • Saylorsburg
  • Cortland
  • Bangor
  • Pocono Summit
  • Clarks Summit
  • Hellertown
  • Mount Pocono
  • Laporte
  • Kingston
  • Herndon
  • Minoa
  • Lehighton
  • Philipsburg
  • East Texas
  • Berwick
  • Blakeslee
  • Oneida
  • Nanticoke
  • Muncy
  • Meshoppen
  • Pottsville
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Services Offered


Areas of Expertise

  • Metal Roofing - Install or Replace
  • Flat, Foam, or Single Ply Roofing - Install or Replace
  • Asphalt Shingle Roofing - Install or Replace
  • Vinyl and Wood or Fiber-Cement Siding - Install or Completely Replace
  • New Windows - Multiple

Product Brands Used

  • CertainTeed (Bufftech)
  • GAF
  • Gerard
  • James Hardie
  • LeafGuard
  • Owens Corning
  • Alside
  • CertainTeed
  • James Hardie
  • Wolverine
  • ABC Metals
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Quick Facts

Business Hours
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  • Warranty Offered
  • Free Estimates
  • Warranty Description: Long Life warranties on material and labor
  • Credit Cards Accepted


In Business Since: 2009
State Licensing
Trade: Home Improvement Contractor
License #: PA094250
Expiration: 09-20-2018
Green Certifications
  • - Home Performance with energy Star
  • Offer products that reduce energy costs and have federal tax credits
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Business Overview

How We Got Started

I chose to work in this industry because We enjoy the opportunity to meet home owners and help educate them to make decisions based on their preferences and budget.

We started in this industry in 1990.

We describe our business as Rooted in the community

Do the people at Garvin Construction understand people are looking for value in this new economy?

Yes, we have learned to make our company more effecient to pass on savings.


Garvin Construction, Inc.

My Work
6 Projects
Free Offer! Get Snow Retention System free when You purchase a new metal roof!!!! Free Offer!
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5.0   |  
Review by in Clarks Summit, PA
Very professional. Explained everything in detail. Was finished within 2 days.
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5.0   |  
Review by in Old Forge, PA
Project: Install or Replace Metal Roofing
Very Good Service.
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5.0   |  
Review by in Brantingham, NY
Project: Build or Replace a Deck or Non-Masonry Porch
Garvin Construction is the BEST! They have done everything for my house: new bathroom, new deck, and new metal roof. They come no finer!
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4.0   |  
Review by in Bethlehem, PA

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3.5   |  
Review by in Linden, PA
Project: Install or Replace Metal Roofing
The salesman told me since my roof was in bad shape, that it would be 2-3 weeks when the job would be done. Estimated 2 day job. Garvin subcontracted the job, it was 7 weeks and took 6 days. In all fairness, three of the days was because of intermittent rain.
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0.5   |  08-29-2017
Review by Scottu P. in Watsontown, PA
The initial sales pitch sounded incredible and it sounded like the work was going to be done by Garvin Construction employees, so we hired them even though the price seemed a little high. We found out later it was higher because Garvin didn't do the work themselves, something that was NEVER mentioned until we found out ourselves after the workers showed up and started the job. Garvin subcontracted a "Chuck with a Truck" kind of business even though they specifically told us during the initial sales pitch that one of the reasons we could be confident in Garvin's work is because they weren't a Chuck with a Truck"- type business. In mid-May, we decided to hire them. In early June, we were told our roof work would begin at the end of July. At the beginning of July, we got a call from the finance company asking if the work was completed to our satisfaction because they would be releasing the funds to Garvin the next day. Garvin sent in their request for funds, claiming that the work was already done, when in fact it was not even begun yet! I received about 4-5 more calls like this throughout the month of July. The actual work started on July 20; keep in mind we were still under the impression it wasn't going to start until the end of the month. We received NO advanced notice otherwise. They just showed up the night before with a long flatbed trailer full of supplies. Then the issues began. First off, Garvin employees told us on several occasions it was a 2-day job. The "Chuck with a Truck" workers who showed up told us 3-4 days. It actually took a total of 2 weeks and 2 days from start to finish. The only time a Garvin employee showed up at the site was on the second day (oddly enough, no one from the work crew showed up or even called that day) only to put a Garvin Construction sign in the front yard. When I called Garvin to see if they knew why the roofers didn't show that day, they lied to me and said the subcontractor's truck broke down. However, the subcontractors later said there was a medical emergency which turned out to be the truth. The next time they worked ended up with a passer-by getting hurt (cannot say more about it as we are now being sued for this) by a sharp piece of roof debris. Garvin claims they are not responsible because the subcontractors have insurance and it is their problem, not Garvin's. Then why is it that WE are the ones getting sued when we did nothing wrong? Anyhow, the NEXT day after the injury, the subcontractors we're not being any more safety conscious. If someone got hurt around my worksite, you better be sure I'd triple check the safety protocols of my workers from there on out! Then as time slowly crept along and as the work was getting done a section at a time, we starting seeing that the quality of the workers wasn't as exemplary as the quality of work Garvin showed us on their initial sales pitch. Eventually (around day 11) I called them to ask why no one from Garvin had shown up to check their work since day 2 and to tell them there were concerns we had about the roof. Someone from Garvin did come out then but he acted like most of our concerns were not valid. Then before the work was finally finished, we made a list of issues. Thankfully a different representative from Garvin came back at that time and took ours concerns seriously. They fixed them for the most part. We were just happy to finally get our house back as well as stop worrying about any more safety hazards caused by the roofers (falling ladders, scraps of metal or wood left on roof that fell off, etc). At the end, even after all of the troubles we had with Garvin and their subcontractors, Garvin actually wanted us to take a picture of our new roof while holding a sign tat read something like "We love our new Garvin Metal Roof!" As if THAT was going to happen! We do not recommend this company.

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5.0   |  
Review by in Berwick, PA
I decided not to go with a metal roof.

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Review by in Klingerstown, PA
Project: Install or Replace Metal Roofing
Very easy to deal with. Pleasant experience. No high pressure sales.
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Review by in Kresgeville, PA
Project: Install or Replace Metal Roofing
They were very professional. No high pressure. The job was done when they said it would be and they did the house and garage roof in one day. The installers reminded me of amish, no yelling back and forth. Each person knew their job and did not waste any time doing it. They cleaned up after themselves . nothing left laying around when they left. I would highly recommend them to anyone.
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Review by in East Stroudsburg, PA
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