Find a carpenter in Jersey City, NJ

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Top 10 carpenters in Jersey City, NJ

Clients agree: these Jersey City carpenters are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Gp Handyman Renovation

Gp Handyman Renovation

5 hires on HomeGuide
4+ years in business
Serves Jersey City, NJ
David G. says, "¡He did a great job! He finished a job that was previously abandoned by another handyman, and was impressed by his efficiency (in time and materials)." Read more
Mathias Construction LLC

Mathias Construction LLC

New on HomeGuide
8+ years in business
Serves Jersey City, NJ
Hello ,My name is Luis and I’ve been working in General carpentry for 25 years. The first couple of years was a learning experience for me and year after year I had the opportunity to pick up new learnings and adapt them to my work to provide my customers with the best finish product . By using social media I hope to reach people in hopes of improving their homes .Please feel free to contact me and Have a wonderful day /night.
Perfect Touch Carpentry LLC

Perfect Touch Carpentry LLC

5+ years in business
Serves Jersey City, NJ
Tammy says, "Fast friendly and efficient." Read more
Iker Flooring LLC

Iker Flooring LLC

New on HomeGuide
3+ years in business
Serves Jersey City, NJ
IKER Flooring LLC We are a company of solid wood floors (new installation, refinish and repair) floating floors (vinyl and laminate) carpet and tail you can see some of our works at Cell (973) 653 0491 Facebook Iker flooring llc

Your General Carpentry questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on HomeGuide.

What does a carpenter do?

Carpenters construct, remodel, and repair structures and home fixtures made from wood and other materials. Carpenters build projects such as decks, gazebos, framing rooms and houses, installing stairs, cabinets, trim, baseboards, crown molding, and more.

How much do carpenters charge near me?

Carpenters cost $30 to $100 per hour on average to hire, depending on the project's size and type, materials, and local labor rates. Carpenters charge $5 to $20 per square foot to frame houses, walls, and ceilings from top to bottom with plates and studs.

What are the different types of carpenters?

The main types of carpentry services are:

  • Rough and framing carpenters – Includes the rough framing of walls, ceilings, rafters, floors, beams, and roofing for new structures and remodeling.
  • Finish carpenters – Includes general carpentry such as cabinetry, furniture making, fine woodworking, parquetry, joinery, or other carpentry where precise joints are important.
  • Trim carpenters – Includes ornamental work such as installing and repairing trim, molding, and baseboards on doors, windows, flooring, staircases, and ceilings.
  • Cabinetmakers – Includes fine and detailed carpentry work, such as custom cabinets, wardrobes, and shelves, and furniture designed for storage.

Where can I find a good local carpenter?

To find the local carpenter services, do the following:

  • Start your search on websites like HomeGuide and Google and look for recommended carpenters.
  • Get at least three price estimates to compare.
  • Ask for recommendations from family, friends, and neighbors.
  • Read reviews and check out their previous work on HomeGuide and Google.
  • Select companies that are licensed, bonded, and experienced.
  • Verify their insurance, worker’s compensation, and bond guarantees.
  • Ask about their warranties and guarantees.
  • Ask for a full itemized estimate or contract in writing.
  • Avoid making large payments upfront. Come up with a payment schedule for work completed.

After asking questions, hire the best carpenter near you.

What questions should I ask carpenters in my area?

When hiring a carpenter handyman, ask them the following questions:

  • How long have you been a carpenter?
  • Can you provide testimonials and references from past customers and photos from previous projects?
  • How much will my project cost?
  • Are there any potential complications you foresee with my project?
  • What type of materials will you use?
  • Are you licensed, insured, and bonded?
  • Can you provide me a written estimate or contract?
  • What’s your payment schedule?
  • What do I need to provide to get started?

Reviews for Jersey City carpenters

Recent success stories from people in the Jersey City area.
Faustino V.
Gp handyman renovations hizo un excelente trabajo con mis pisos su equipo fue muy cuidadoso y profesional, prestaron mucha precaución al mover mis cosas... precio muy razonable...lo recomiendo.
Gp handyman renovation
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