Lamp Property Development, LLC

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40 Years In Business

Company Details

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  • Mon: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tue: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wed: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thu: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Fri: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Sat: Closed
  • Sun: Closed
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Service Details

    Areas of Expertise

    • Outdoor Areas
    • Patios and Sunrooms. Of conventional construction roofs and walls, NO metal awnings, patio covers, or Lowe's-type "shed" construction, repairs, or moving.
    • Garages
    • Additions
    • Renovations
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    Cost Information

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    29 Verified Reviews
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    0.50 Emilie N. Hammond, LA

    Donâ t let the pretty, professional website and positive false reviews suck you in. BEWARE and DO YOUR HOMEWORK AND THOROUGH RESEARCH before even slightly considering Lamp Design and Build owned by Matthew Lamp. Ask him for LEGIT prior customers info/contact numbers & you will RUN & not look back! Im not even sure I can put the disappointment, awful work and total scam into words to describe what was done to my husband and I. We began our entire home renovation project in the beginning of 2020 and more eager and excited than one could possibly have imagined. To sum it up, his minimum - hourly waged, unskilled hired help knew how to demolish and tear things up, but none were qualified to put things back together. In fact, the only thing they were absolutely FANTASTIC about was asking for more money. Not only was the hired help not qualified to do what we contracted them to do but tools, electronics and other items were taken from our home from the various help he would send. He couldnt keep a set crew or the same people employed, as we always had different people showing up when they would show up at all. Unfortunately, we paid them in advance a lot of money and got absolutely crapped on and had to hire other contractors to finish the nightmare they created for us and the rest of the renovation. I honestly feel like I am at fault here as well for trusting a company and person to do the right thing and allowing the payments to be made for as long as we did. NOTHING WAS DONE AS CONTRACTED and we literally purchased everything for them to do this job. They came with nothing and did nothing. This was my first time and experience with a home renovation and I was completely snowballed by someone who talked but definitely could NOT deliver. The only thing we can do now is warn innocent people to be very cautious and NOT make the same mistake we made. From the electrical, plumbing, flooring, Sheetrock, painting, insulation, tile, grout, you name it - every piece of it, was done incorrectly and needed to be Re-done by someone else. Not sure they actually completed one single task from start to finish that was contracted. A living hell and nightmare that I wish we could have avoided and the costliest mistake we have ever made in our life.

    0.50 Joe B. Prairieville, LA

    I would not even consider this company a contractor. He sent unskilled and unlicensed workers over to build an addition. He bypassed the permit office so he could use an unlicensed plumber, installed non-NEC compliant equipment, and refuses to correct any of their mistakes or refund the money paid for the work. I had to hire a plumber to finish installing valves, lavatory plumbing and install a faucet The plumber also uncovered the hot and cold pipes installed in reverse order in the shower. I also had to hire a painter to finish painting the stucco repair that has taken him 5 months. He also made a hole in the kitchen ceiling that was patched and left unpainted also. He also used 2 different vinyl colors on my patio extension. Not to mention, he started work during a severe thunderstorm and of course, the roof tarp did not hold so water poured in caused my laundry room and master closet ceiling to collapse. This place is a joke, I would not recommend them to anyone. The workers use YouTube to look up how to frame, do plumbing, and install AC. You get the drift, he hires unskilled workers that do handyman work. At this point, I have plumbing, flooring, AC, electrical, and vinyl soffit work to correct. Stay far away from them,

    5.0 Emilee D. Kenner, LA

    Lamp Design + Build a fabulous job on my Mudroom Addition! They were they from start to finish. Assisting with every little detail.

    5.0 Bridget W. Ponchatoula, LA

    They are very dependable, trustworthy company to work with. They made my life so much easier. Great work I must also add. The ladies in the office were tremendous help along the way as well. Couldn t have got the job done without them. Give them a call for all your remodeling needs, you won t be disappointed.

    2.0 James B. Covington, LA

    A colossal disappointment. Customer service and build quality was poor. Contractor stopped work before completion and would not return our calls. We had to finish up on our own. Our project probably exceeded this contractor's capability.

    5.0 Kathie C. Ponchatoula, LA

    Very professional to work with, project turned out great. All punch list items addressed quickly and efficiently.

    5.0 Debbie B. Metairie, LA

    I had a major plumbing pressure leak inside if my home. There was extensive damage throughout. Lamp Development was extremely quick to survey the damage, begin the drying process, and demolition. Plumbing repairs had to be made, walls had to come out, cabinets had to come out, flooring, , etc.â ¦then all replaced. Major repairs throughout the home. Iâ m so impressed with the quality of their work, their helpfulness and guidance, and the care that they show in every aspect of the project. I will definitely hire them again!

    5.0 Michelle C. Kenner, LA

    We are using Lamp Design Build to do a major renovation of our home and are currently over half way through the project. It is coming along very nicely. They have worked with us to get the most out of our budget, provided great recommendations in designing the project, and are very satisfied with the quality of work. From the office staff to the onsite workers, everyone has been a pleasure to work with.

    2.0 Keith bagley / S. Covington, LA

    Do not hire this design build company! Mel Lamp, the father/architect, had wonderful ideas, but: 1) the survey he secured came in two times more expensive than quoted, 2) we did not get a set of issued-for-construction plans, with details, and 3) the addition was not built as drawn, i.e. our addition was to be a handicap accessible suite, but there does not appear to be the blocking required for grab bars and a wall mounted sink. We found that Matt Lamp, the son/general contractor, lacks customer service skills and mostly provided budget materials when quality was needed. This is contrary to the image they projected of their work at the outset. He has only been to the house twice, but it's been 180 days since we signed a contract for about 700 sq.ft of living space. When confronted about the management of our project, Matt became agitated and was unable to finish the conversation; he hung up and we haven't spoken since that day. Others have called, but not the owner. It seems two office/project managers quit, and several employees have left or been fired since our contract began. An entire month passed (Aug/Sep) during which little or nothing was done at all. Additionally, no toilet facility and few, if any, personal protective equipment were provided for the workers. We paid every change order, and made every effort to assist workers and staff. All checks cleared without issue. However, the job is not completed, they missed the deadline, and no one is answering our phone calls today. What a mess. And they knew we needed to be done by October 15 because our family will be staying with us next week for an upcoming event. We are very dissatisfied!

    5.0 Amanda C. Ponchatoula, LA

    We recently hired Lamp Property Development to put in our back screened porch. Lamp designed it just how I wanted and the staff even finished earlier than expected, I'm so happy with how great it looks! Definitely recommend.

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