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51 Years In Business

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3042 Hillside Court
Fairfield, CA 94533
portlockdrywall.com

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    Areas of Expertise

    • Drywall
    • Plaster
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    Ratings

    4.1
    138 Verified Reviews
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      74
    • 4
      34
    • 3
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    3.0 Jason D. San Francisco, CA
    12/7/2016

    I hired Gerald to tape and sand a room and a half bath. His quote came in a little bit higher than average but, it seemed reasonable. He was available the next day and taped most of the room. It was odd that he didn't just finish - they got there at 10 and left at 3. It looked pretty rough and I was worried. After it dried, he had his guy come back to sand and then add more mud to finish off. It still didn't look that great. Then Gerald came back a third time to sand again and 'clean up' but, he also added more mud. I had to ask specifically to smooth out rough spots that should've just been done as part of a normal job. After a closer look there are tons more I have to sand out and he left me a lot of cleanup. Along the way he fed me bullshit about 'hot mud' that you can sand after 30 minutes and 'primer that gives you a level 5 finish'. It's bullshit. Good drywall pros can tape a room and a half in one day and sand + cleanup in a half day. The work is mediocre. Do yourself a favor and look elsewhere.

    8/20/2016

    Responded to request for an estimate quickly, did a great job with installing sheet rock, would highly recommend.

    1/30/2012

    Good price. Work was done quickly.

    11/23/2011

    He showed up on time, gave a good price and went above and beyond my expectations

    0.0 Wesley D. San Francisco, CA
    7/18/2011

    portlock drywall is excellent. mr.portlock is very personable, polite reasonable and best of all--very punctual. i can happily endorse portlock dry wall. mr. portlock does all the critical work himself.

    1.0 Sunny B. Richmond, CA
    1/22/2011

    Ge did a quick fast job, problem: did not complete for detail and ready painting (I wanted the wall smooth because it was for the kitchen and walls were not smooth even though he claimed they were 'SMOOOOTH') DID GET THE JOB DONE QUICKLY. Finish detail was not as expected. Boyfriend had to complete and sand walls smooth for painting.

    4.0 Alfred S. San Francisco, CA
    4/22/2010

    Portlock Drywall did a very professional job installing drywall. They arrived timely, performed the job in the timeframe promised and left the unit clean.

    2.0 Paula D. Berkeley, CA
    1/7/2010

    I should have checked more carefully -- sloppy and incomplete work -- if you see this, Gerald. come back and fix and I'll rewrite this evaluation Paula D.

    Response from Company:

    all work was completed in a workmanlike manner and work was check out and approved by homeowner and finale payment was given next day homeowner called and said that more work needed to be done that was not in contract and that she was not going to pay for extra work she was informed if she would pay for extra work I would return she refused to pay extra so I did'nt return

    7/16/2009

    Gerald did an excellent job and he was fun to boot!

    3/17/2009

    had to come twice because we missed a spot --but competent, on-time and friendly.

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