James Michael Farmer Building and Remodeling

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207-837-8081

22 Madeline Drive
Brunswick, ME 04011
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James Michael Farmer Building and Remodeling


We are a locally owned and operated company that values honesty and integrity and treats your home as if it were our own. We offer a variety of General Contractor Home Improvement services that are customizable to each individual project. We specialize in Additions and Kitchen Remodels, but also offer a wide range of expertise for a variety of other projects. We pride ourselves on the quality of our work as well as our commitment to outstanding results. We look forward to building lasting relationships and guarantee your satisfaction!

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Service Area

  • Portland
  • Lewiston
  • Auburn
  • Freeport
  • Westbrook
  • Lisbon
  • Trevett
  • Wiscasset
  • Winthrop
  • Gardiner
  • Cumberland Center
  • Lisbon Falls
  • West Boothbay Harbor
  • Greene
  • Alna
  • Brunswick
  • South Gardiner
  • Randolph
  • Edgecomb
  • Richmond
  • North Monmouth
  • Dresden
  • Falmouth
  • Augusta
  • Woolwich
  • North Yarmouth
  • Cumberland Foreside
  • Bath
  • Durham
  • Bowdoin
  • Damariscotta
  • Pemaquid
  • Orrs Island
  • Yarmouth
  • East Boothbay
  • New Harbor
  • Sabattus
  • Harpswell
  • Bustins Island
  • Bowdoinham
  • Pownal
  • Farmingdale
  • Bailey Island
  • Round Pond
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Services Offered

Carpenters
  • Carpentry Framing Repair
  • Interior Trim & Moldings Install
Cleaning & Maid Services
  • Clean Gutters & Downspouts
Decks
  • Deck or Porch Build or Replace
  • Deck or Porch Repair
Doors
  • Interior Door Install
  • Exterior Doors Install
  • Door Repair
Drywall & Plaster
  • Drywall Install
  • Drywall Repair
Fences
  • Wood Fence Install
  • Wood Fence Repair
Handyman Services
  • Handyman for Multiple Small Projects
Painting
  • Paint or Stain Small Projects
Siding
  • Exterior Trim Repair
Windows
  • Door or Window Screen Work

Areas of Expertise

  • Handyman
  • building
  • remodeling

Quick Facts

Business Hours
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  • Free Estimates

Credentials

In Business Since: 1997
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How We Got Started

I chose to work in this industry because I enjoy a job well done.

We started in this industry in 1992.

We describe our business as Family owned and operated

 
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Review by in Topsham, ME
Project: Build a Garage
AWESOMENESS at it's finest.!!!Mike and his crew did an excellent job building my new 2 bay door garage last summer as well as a roof overhang and he just finished fencing in my entire yard. The work was done promptly, professionally and flawless. He never proceeded until he knew exactly what I wanted to assure we were both on the same page. His crew were the most polite gentlemen that I ever experienced having work done at my home. I would highly recommend Mike for any building job. Thank you Mike!!
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Review by in Bath, ME
Highly skilled, reliable, trustworthy, knowledgeable
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Review by in Freeport, ME
Mike took on a difficult water damage project that involved adding new footings and carry beam to a deck so that it could be separated from the building in order to correct water damage from a leaking slider. A new slider was installed, the half-wall below the deck was rebuilt and a new door was also installed for the daylight basement under the deck. Several other repairs were also handled during the time the crew was on site. Mike handled all with calm professionalism and brought all the work in on time and within his estimates. He is one of the best contractors we have ever worked with.

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Review by in Brunswick, ME
He was great to work with.
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Review by in Brunswick, ME
Project: Hire a Handyman
Was very personable and easy to get along with.

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I hired Mike for the first time recently to troubleshoot and offer solutions on a few projects on my home. Mike responded to my initial inquiry within an hour and scheduled an appointment at my home. The project recently completed was the result of moisture damage due to an improperly installed deck. Mike removed my old deck and found that there was extensive water damage beyond what I initially had found. He quickly offered a solution. The damaged wood was replaced with pressure treated wood, and all areas around the deck were expertly sealed with the latest materials technology. Mike then proceeded to build a new deck that consists of 100% pressure treated 2 by 10 framing. The deck was flashed again by using the latest technology in materials and Mike's own expertise in how to flash the deck, after the area had been triple sealed. The finished product makes it apparent that Mike's attention to detail is second to none, and that the strength of this deck is nothing like I have ever seen. I would recommend Mike for any project big or small. He is a consummate professional, that has skills of an old school craftsman using all the latest technology and building techniques. If you hire Mike, "He Will Make It Right'.

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Review by in Brunswick, ME
The quality of workmanship on our repaired front porch, stairs, spindles, lattice, and footers and new screen/storm door was that of a MASTER craftsman. The attention to the smallest detail was amazing. James answers emails and text messages promptly, was on time every day, cleaned up the work area perfectly. He was so professional and a very nice person. I would highly recommend him for any project on your home!!!!!!

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Review by in Portland, ME
James showed up promptly, gave me a fantastic quote, got the job done in one day and cleaned up the site meticulously. I am adding him to my speed dial for future projects.

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Review by in Portland, ME
Project: Hire a Handyman
Very nice, very flexible with timing.

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