Mike's Home Repair & Paint Co.

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20 Pond End School Lane
Waltham, MA 02451
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Mike's Home Repair & Paint Co.

Quality Home Work

Michael Ripley of Mike's Home Repair Co, has been in business since 1985. Specializing in handyman service, Mike's Home Repair Co., is your one stop repair company, interior and exterior. Mike also provides renovations / remodeling for most projects. Window and door replacement projects, 3 and 4 season porch renovations, attic and basement renovations. Mike has built a long list of satisfied customers from Home Adviser, and local regular customers over the years.


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Service Area

  • Newton
  • Waltham
  • Arlington
  • Watertown
  • Wellesley
  • Belmont
  • Lexington
  • Arlington Heights
  • Newton Highlands
  • Newton Lower Falls
  • Waban
  • Newton Center
  • Wayland
  • Weston
  • West Newton
  • Concord
  • Auburndale
  • Bedford
  • Waverley
  • Hanscom AFB
  • Sudbury
  • Newton Upper Falls
  • Nonantum
  • Lincoln
  • Wellesley Hills
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Services Offered

  • Exterior Shutters Repair
  • Gazebo Repair
  • Custom Arbor, Pergola or Trellis
  • Exterior Shutters Install
Cleaning & Maid Services
  • Clean Gutters & Downspouts
  • Deck or Porch Repair
  • Clean & Seal Deck, Fence, Patio or Porch
  • Storm Door Install
  • Storm Door Repair
  • Exterior Doors Install
  • Seamless Metal Gutter Install
  • Seamless Metal Gutter Repair
  • Galvanized Gutter Install
  • Galvanized Gutter Repair
Sheds & Enclosures
  • Shed, Barn or Playhouse Repair
  • Vinyl Siding Repair
  • Wood / Fiber-Cement Siding Repair
  • Exterior Trim Install
  • Exterior Trim Repair
  • Storm Windows Install
  • Window Well Covers Install or Repair

Areas of Expertise

  • Handyman Services/Carpentry, Interior/Exterior
  • Basement and attic Remodel
  • Ktchen and Bath Remodel
  • Replacement and New Windows
  • Residential Work Only, Home Owners Only. No Subcontact work

Product Brands Used

  • Timber Tech
  • Trex
  • Jeld Wen Windows and Doors
  • Therma Tru Doors
  • Harvey Building Products
  • Benjamin Moore & Co.
  • CertainTeed (Bufftech)
  • alcoa
  • Andersen Doors & Windows

Quick Facts

Business Hours
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
(Please call to confirm)
  • Small Jobs Welcome
  • Warranty Offered
  • Free Estimates
  • Materials
  • Warranty Description: One year on labor/ Manufacurers warranty


In Business Since: 1985
Memberships & Affiliations
  • epa certified lead safety renovation, repair, painting
State Licensing
Trade: Construction Supervisors
License #: CS-054455
Expiration: 03-20-2022
Trade: Home Improvement Contractor
License #: 101280
Expiration: 07-04-2022
Type: General Liability
Amount: $600,000
Expiration: 09-26-2021
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Business Overview

Community Involvement

Boy Scout Committee Member

How We Got Started

I chose to work in this industry because I like working with my customers and giving them the very best I can .

I love working in New England because Four seasons.

We started in this industry in 1978.

We describe our business as Rooted in the community

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Mike's Home Repair & Paint Co.

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Review by in Newton Center, MA
Superb professional decent
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Great job!
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Review by in Wellesley, MA
Very happy with the work that Mike did. He gives on time delivery and he is a good problem solver.
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Review by in Waltham, MA
Great communication, reasonable estimate, pleasure to work with! Will use Mike's Home Repair again, highly recommended.
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Review by in Concord, MA
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Response by Mike's Home Repair & Paint Co.: Mary was very pleasant to work for... I am a little surprised at her rating for value because she seemed fine with my proposal originally. Also, we did some extra work for her at no extra charge. I believe my rates are competitive with other contractors in the area.
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Fast response and great quality of work!
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Review by in Lincoln, MA
Pleasant, courteous,sharp
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Review by in Concord, MA
I had a real problem with my front door. He was very busy but still came that morning and fixed it. He didn't give up until he solved the issue.

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Review by in Concord, Ma, MA
Mike was excellent! He did a great job on several projects for us. We were going to have our house painted and needed to repair rot and other damage before the painting was done. Mike did a terrific job doing that, and he went on to make much more important repairs that made the house really "shipshape," correcting a number of things not done properly when the house was originally built. He also replaced clapboard, the tread on deck stairs, a railing, and a window storm/screen unit. He was very conscientious, thorough, polite and professional.

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Review by in Arlington, MA
Mike was very attentive to details and worked carefully to make sure that new windows fit properly into the cavities in our old house. He was responsive to inquiries and our requests and made sure we knew about extra work/costs that may be required. He works mainly with Harvey Windows. When they delivered a broken window to him, he worked with them to get a replacement and to accommodate our schedule.

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