R. C. Allen Construction, Inc.

4.71 |16 Verified Ratings
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R. C. Allen Construction, Inc.

4.71 | 16 Verified Ratings
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510-289-8982

P.O. Box 11610
Piedmont, CA 94611
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R. C. Allen Construction, Inc.


I am a San Francisco native, graduate of Cal State Hayward, 3rd generation general contractor and have over 25 years local Bay area experience. High quality construction and remodeling company with a B-1 General Contractor, C-27 Landscape Contractor and Home Improvement Contractor license. I can take your project from the drawing board/permit process through to construction and completion with your complete satisfaction. R.C. Allen Construction excels in spoiling the customer. We have been providing the highest quality of service in the area. Call us when integrity counts and quality is important to you! Bonded, with Liability Insurance, Workers Compensation and Auto Insurance.

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Service Area

  • Oakland
  • Berkeley
  • Piedmont
  • Danville
  • Walnut Creek
  • San Leandro
  • Albany
  • Alameda
  • Alamo
  • Orinda
  • Lafayette
  • Pleasant Hill
  • Emeryville
  • Concord
  • Moraga
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Services Offered

Additions & Remodeling
  • Major Home Repairs
  • Basement Remodel
  • Bathroom Remodel
  • Garage Remodel
  • Kitchen Remodel
  • Build an Addition
  • Major Renovation - Multiple Rooms
Carpenters
  • Custom Arbor, Pergola or Trellis
Decks
  • Deck or Porch Build or Replace
Disaster Recovery Services
  • Dry-rot, Water or Pest Damage Repair
Garage & Garage Doors
  • Build Wood Carport
  • Build Garage
Siding
  • Exterior Trim Install

Areas of Expertise

  • Residential Remodeling and Room Additions
  • Specialize in Kitchens and Bathrooms
  • Expert Tile Design and Setting (by Robert Allen)
  • Seismic Retrofitting

Quick Facts

Business Hours
Monday:
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Tuesday:
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Wednesday:
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Thursday:
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Friday:
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
(Please call to confirm)
  • Warranty Offered
  • Free Estimates

Credentials

In Business Since: 1970
Memberships & Affiliations
  • Former Park and Recreation Commisioner, Former Cub and Scoutmaster
State Licensing
Trade: C-27 Landscape
License #: 438285
Expiration: 12-31-2020
Trade: B-General Building Contractor
License #: 438285
Expiration: 12-31-2020
Awards
  • City of Piedmont - 2010 Design Award Winner: Best Dual-Purpose Pavilion (Consultant)
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Business Overview

Community Involvement

Sunny Hills Children's Garden Volunteer

Rockridge Underground Utility Committee Co-Chair

Former Den Leader, Cub Master, and Scout Leader (Piedmont)

 
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5.0   |  
Clean efficient operation, capable workers, excellent oversight. The job finished on time, on budget. No surprises. Best contractor we have utilized.

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2.5   |  
Review by in Oakland, CA
Code requirements still need to be completed.
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Review by in Alamo, CA
Mr. Allen did a wonderful and thorough job for me. Great communication and very nice person. He made the project stress free and fun. Thank you Mr. Allen I give 5 stars.

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Review by in Oakland, CA
It is very easy to communicate with him.

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Review by in Lafayette, CA
Professional through and through. Always attentive to customer needs, and his team of workers is hard working and efficient, very talented team! Thanks for recommending Mr. Allen to us.
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4.5   |  
Review by in Pleasant Hill, CA
We needed a lot of work. We had extensive rot at the foundation, and underneath the bathroom. Glad Robert and his crew helped us through this mess. Robert was easy to communicate with, always answered or returned my calls. We are happy with the end results.
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Review by in Pleasant Hill, CA
Robert and his crew are great! We just completed a major rehab starting with a 2300 sqft foreclosed home ripped down to the studs. The end result is a beautiful custom built home. Along the way we encountered several unexpected issues and Robert handled all of them very well. Robert and his team also gave some very useful design advice which greatly improved the end result. Robert also personally supervised all of the most critical construction steps like pouring the foundation for the new addition and provided excellent overall management of the project and coordination all of the people.
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Review by in Oakland, CA
Robert is a consummate professional. He looked at our project, provided sensible suggestions, offered a competitive price, completed the work on-time and on-budget, and even did a few extra things that he didn't charge for. He managed the project beautifully. I'd highly recommend him for even much bigger, more complex jobs than our bathroom remodel and custom sand-box.

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Review by in Pleasant Hill, CA
Great quality and service, Robert and his team were easy to work with and I will use them again

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Review by in Alameda, CA
Excellent attention to detail. Kept us informed every step of the way. We are thrilled with our 2 bathrooms.

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