Ray's Carpentry & Home Improvement

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Ray's Carpentry & Home Improvement

4.28 | 10 Verified Ratings
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401-368-5500

PO Box 124
Exeter, RI 02822
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Ray's Carpentry & Home Improvement


RI: (401) 368-5500 ~ MA: (508) 508-5725 ~ CT: (860) 326-0085

Ray's Carpentry & Home Improvement is a full-service renovation, restoration and repair company that provides our customers with turn key innovation when it comes to their home improvement needs. With over 30 years’ experience, we know the importance of quality craftsmanship. Our FOUNDATION SOLUTIONS Division will evaluate your home for foundation distress and fix your problems permanently! Ray's team of certified foundation repair experts have the training, experience, and warrantied products you need to eliminate your problems. At Ray's Carpentry & HI we pride ourselves on professionalism & the ability to provide quality craftsmanship at a fair price. We are passionate about creating the environments our clients dream of. Design, planning & implementation of your home renovation is our specialty where we provide full service artisan designs and workmanship to your project. We will fulfill your dream come true renovation with a team of talented Carpenters and the best materials.

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Service Area

  • Providence
  • Cranston
  • Fall River
  • North Attleboro
  • Warwick
  • Pawtucket
  • North Providence
  • Somerset
  • Coventry
  • Smithfield
  • Wakefield
  • Taunton
  • Newport
  • Jamestown
  • Carolina
  • Forestdale
  • Upton
  • Fiskeville
  • Dover
  • Medway
  • Norwood
  • Millville
  • Kingston
  • Kenyon
  • Tiverton
  • Greene
  • Blackstone
  • Sutton
  • Pascoag
  • Foxboro
  • Mansfield
  • Bridgewater
  • Mendon
  • Norton
  • Hopkinton
  • Manchaug
  • Slocum
  • Rumford
  • Raynham
  • East Greenwich
  • Medfield
  • Charlestown
  • Warren
  • Clayville
  • Wyoming
  • Hopedale
  • Mapleville
  • Johnston
  • Webster
  • Hope
  • Riverside
  • Sherborn
  • Greenville
  • North Dighton
  • South Walpole
  • Block Island
  • Portsmouth
  • Wrentham
  • Albion
  • Barrington
  • Seekonk
  • Sharon
  • North Smithfield
  • Holliston
  • Norfolk
  • Hope Valley
  • Oakland
  • Whitinsville
  • Franklin
  • Milford
  • Berkley
  • Harmony
  • Chepachet
  • Harrisville
  • Attleboro Falls
  • Middletown
  • Sheldonville
  • Attleboro
  • Swansea
  • Bristol
  • West Greenwich
  • Uxbridge
  • East Providence
  • East Walpole
  • Bradford
  • Dighton
  • South Grafton
  • Millis
  • Exeter
  • Little Compton
  • Cumberland
  • Assonet
  • Foster
  • Glendale
  • Ashaway
  • North Uxbridge
  • Bellingham
  • North Scituate
  • West Warwick
  • Plainville
  • See All >

Services Offered

Foundations
  • Concrete Foundation Repair
  • Foundation Drainage Install
  • Waterproofing Foundation or Basement

Areas of Expertise

  • Foundation & Basement repair & waterproofing
  • Major Home Repairs (General Contractor)
  • Major Renovation - Multiple Rooms
  • Addition to Existing Structure - Build
  • Wood Flooring

Quick Facts

Business Hours
Monday:
7:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Tuesday:
7:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Wednesday:
7:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Thursday:
7:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Friday:
7:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Saturday:
8:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Sunday:
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
(Please call to confirm)
  • Small Jobs Welcome
  • Warranty Offered
  • Free Estimates
  • Materials
  • Retaining Walls

Credentials

In Business Since: 2014
State Licensing
Trade: Contractor Registration
License #: 5484
Expiration: 01-01-2020
Trade: Home Improvement Contractor
License #: 193655
Expiration: 11-07-2020
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5.0   |  
Review by in North Scituate, RI
Owner Ray Limoges provided assistance from the beginning with what was entailed in a master bathroom complete renovation. He was available throughout the project for any concerns. Foreman Mike Marciano was on the job everyday and kept me informed to status of project milestones. In addition to his professional craftsman work, Mike excels in customer service. The entire team made a stressful time enjoyable!
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4.5   |  
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Project: Install Concrete Patios, Walks and Steps
They were clean professional fast and did the work on time.
Response by Ray's Carpentry & Home Improvement: Thank you, Tony! It was great to work with you.
5.0   |  
Review by in Portsmouth, RI
Also Stonework
Response by Ray's Carpentry & Home Improvement: Thanks, Denise! Absolute pleasure to work with you.
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5.0   |  
Review by in North Kingstown, RI
So happy we refaced rather than replaced our cabinets. 4 days from start to finish. Team on time every day, worked efficiently and excellent clean up at end of project. Ray is a pleasure to work with and very responsive throughout the project to questions and requests. Would happily recommend.
Response by Ray's Carpentry & Home Improvement: Thank you, Sheryl. We appreciate your review. Hope to work together again.

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1.0   |  
Although all of the issues with the quality of workmanship of our new deck were addressed and resolved, it took several times for them to return and finally repair it correctly.
Response by Ray's Carpentry & Home Improvement: WEATHER,WEATHER, WEATHER...it affects scheduling and affected this project! The Rhode Island area received unprecedented rain during Spring 2017 which caused many of our projects to be pushed back.It was routinely commented on by our local meteorologists that rain such as the amount we had had not been recorded in 150 years of record keeping. The nature of our business is outdoor work and in the rainy conditions it is not possible to do any work. The building inspector was also delayed due to the inclement weather. Problems arose when the railings that he purchased had microscopic scratches on them and he was displeased with their condition. He returned the railings and then it took the lumberyard two and a half months for replacements to come in. We did nothing wrong on this project, the quality is excellent. Mr. DeCurtis wrote this review based on emotions, due to the fact that the project was not done before a party he had scheduled. We had to work around the issues that we were presented with and always tried our best. As stated in his review -The issues were resolved- Ray?s Carpentry made good on everything, but unfortunately we cannot control the weather. We feel that the review that was left is incomplete and not fair based on the circumstances.

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Review by in Jamestown, RI
Please don't not use Ray's home improvement or stone work. I spent close to 70K on a basement, fireplace and chimney. His work is guaranteed - so he said. I had a leak from his work and he said - no problem he would fix it but he says one thing and does another- time and time again. PLEASE DON"T USE HIM- you will be sorry as w have been. PLUS I SEE HE USED ME TO GIVE HIMSELF A 5.0-- the guy can't be trusted. Call me anytime at 617 510 9370 if you need more.
Response by Ray's Carpentry & Home Improvement: WE DO NOT GUARANTEE WORK WE DID NOT DO! (consumer name withheld per their request) statements are false and without merit. In 2015 (consumer name withheld per their request) hired Set in Stone to install a brand-new chimney. (consumer name withheld per their request) asked for an estimate to refurbish his current chimney to match the one we were hired to build for him. After inspecting it, I found that the flashing on the existing chimney was 50 + years old and was in failure mode, which could eventually cause leakage. I strongly recommended to (consumer name withheld per their request) that he have Set in Stone replace the flashing to the existing chimney, but he informed me that he did not want to pay the full cost of that repair. To save himself money, he asked that Set in Stone install a stone veneer over the existing chimney to match the new chimney that Set in Stone built. At (consumer name withheld per their request) s request and against my recommendation, Set in Stone only installed the veneer on ?the existing chimney?. The brand-new chimney Set in Stone built was A+ quality. Following the installation of (consumer name withheld per their request) new chimney, he wrote a 5-star review on ?Home Advisor? for the entire job, which was over $70,000, claiming an outstanding job was done by Set in Stone/Ray?s Carpentry. Now that the 50 + year old flashing is leaking on (consumer name withheld per their request) existing chimney (as I told him would happen), and he failed to heed my strong recommendation of replacing the 50 + year old flashing, (consumer name withheld per their request) is now is trying to extort me into repairing the flashing for free and damage the A+ reputation of Set in Stone/Ray?s Carpentry by leaving bad reviews. I take pride in perfection as do my tradesmen. Please review my outstanding ratings on Home Advisor from numerous satisfied customers and feel free to call me if you have any questions about (consumer name withheld per their request) fabrication. Ray Limoges (401) 368-5500 or visit: setinstone123.com
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5.0   |  
Review by in East Greenwich, RI
I am a very particular person when it comes to craftsmanship and customer service, and was really impressed with the bathroom renovation that Ray and his team did. They showed up every day on time and ready to work. The foreman was a master at adapting new materials into an older house. Any request or change I had throughout the project was done with a smile:) I interviewed several companies before selecting Ray, and couldn't be happier with the end result. The very reasonable price that was quoted at the beginning of the project, did not change. I would highly recommend them, and would definitely use them again.

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Review by in Wakefield, RI
Very timely, responsible and proactively communicated when they would be on-site, completion date, etc. Quality work at a reasonable price, highly recommend!

1 of 2 users found this review helpful.

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Review by in Cumberland, RI
Response to request for an estimate was quick, actual performance of work was also quick and all team members were friendly and courteous.

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Review by in Jamestown, RI
Good communication.

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