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Project Spotlight: Quincy Bathroom Renovation

By Craig Guido / November 30, 2016 / Comments Off on Project Spotlight: Quincy Bathroom Renovation

Bathrooms are a great space to make improvements to, because they are used so often. According to Remodeling Magazine 2016 Cost versus Value Report homeowners in the Boston area could recoup as much as 67% of the project cost when they go to sell the home. Almar recently finished a bathroom renovation in Quincy Ma.…

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Whitman: Mark Celebrates 25 years with Almar

By Craig Guido / May 18, 2016 / Comments Off on Whitman: Mark Celebrates 25 years with Almar

In Remodeling the survival rate is tough. 40% of contractors will fail the first year; 70% by the fifth year, and only 6% survive to reach their 10th anniversary. So to be able to mark an occasion where a single employee reaches a major milestone with a small business is important. This month Almar Building…

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Hanson: Craig Guido Wins Pro Remodeler 40 Under 40 award

By Craig Guido / April 26, 2016 / Comments Off on Hanson: Craig Guido Wins Pro Remodeler 40 Under 40 award

It’s a big day here at Almar. One our of own is being recognized for all his hard work. Remodeling is such a human business, everything is custom and special because no two remodeling projects are a like. No two homes are alike, no two yards are a like, no two homeowners, pricing is constantly…

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Sharon: Through-roof natural lighting products with focus on Velux offerings

By Craig Guido / April 5, 2016 / Comments Off on Sharon: Through-roof natural lighting products with focus on Velux offerings

Through-roof natural lighting products with focus on Velux offerings by: Gabriel Fiorini Velux Group offers three categories of products: skylights, roof windows, and sun tunnels. There are options and accessories available with most options. There are other manufactures who sell similar products but Almar most often installs Velux. The main function of through-roof natural lighting…

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Braintree: Jake’s Journey

By Craig Guido / January 1, 2016 / Comments Off on Braintree: Jake’s Journey

Almar is excited to have been asked to join Jake’s Journey. Jake is an amazing young man that was diagnosed with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) in March 2007.  Jake’s Journey was established to help raise money to offset expenses associated with Jake’s condition now, and in the next few years. Our Team will be working…

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Hanover: Katie Thibodeau earns Certainteed Master Craftsman Certificate

By Craig Guido / February 10, 2015 / Comments Off on Hanover: Katie Thibodeau earns Certainteed Master Craftsman Certificate

The Almar team is pleased to congratulate our own Katie Thibodeau on earning her Certainteed Master Craftsman Certificate for: Vinyl Siding and Polymer Shakes. The Master Craftsman program offers advanced education and training for building professionals. Successful completion of this course demonstrates commitment to your profession and industry. Through CertainTeed’s Product and Installation Courses, Katie is…

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Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS

By Craig Guido / August 25, 2014 / Comments Off on Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS

Well the Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS took social media by storm this summer. And whether you think it was great or silly it did it’s job – Raise Awareness and Money for ALS research. You can not look at your facebook feed and not see someone you know taking the challenge. And I honestly…

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Hanover: Relay for life

By Craig Guido / June 24, 2014 / Comments Off on Hanover: Relay for life

Each year, more than 4 million people in over 20 countries raise much-needed funds and awareness to save lives from cancer through the Relay For Life movement. Donations to the American Cancer Society through the Relay For Life movement, help finish the fight as we work together to eliminate cancer as a major health problem.…

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Hanover: Almar Celebrates 55 Years!

By Craig Guido / January 28, 2014 / Comments Off on Hanover: Almar Celebrates 55 Years!
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It’s coming!!! You better remodel soon!

By Craig Guido / September 17, 2013 / Comments Off on It’s coming!!! You better remodel soon!

As the economy continues to strengthen the fear of inflation to weighs heavy on the building industry.  Many economist were predicting that it would have started by now, but we are still holding steady with standard 3%-6% change in costs, but as house values start to get stronger and interest rates rise what effect will…

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Pembroke Ma: Windows & Hunter Douglas Special Offer!

By Craig Guido / May 28, 2013 / Comments Off on Pembroke Ma: Windows & Hunter Douglas Special Offer!

Almar Building & Remodeling (Hanover, Ma) is proud to be partnering with our friends at Inspiring Windows (Hanover Ma) to bring you 2 SPECIAL OFFERS! Vinyl Replacement Windows Starting at $399 Installed Call Almar for details on having NEW Vinyl Replacement windows installed and start saving on Energy Bills. Purchases may be eligible for Tax Rebates.…

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Hanover: Energy Tax credits available in 2013

By Craig Guido / May 21, 2013 / Comments Off on Hanover: Energy Tax credits available in 2013

Many people do not realize that there are still Energy Tax credits available in 2013. So we wanted to share some of the products that you could have installed in your home THIS year to reduce your energy usage and qualify for a Tax Credit. According to The Energystar.gov website items included in the 2012-2013…

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Holiday Hours

By Craig Guido / December 19, 2012 / Comments Off on Holiday Hours

Happy Holidays. The entire Almar Building & Remodeling team wishes you a Happy and Safe Holiday Season. Please remember that we will be closed December 22, 2012 thru January 2, 2013 for our winter break, and to spend time with our families. We look forward to working with you again in the new year on…

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HAPPY 10 Year Anniversary to Allison Guido (Hanson, Ma)

By Craig Guido / October 22, 2012 / Comments Off on HAPPY 10 Year Anniversary to Allison Guido (Hanson, Ma)

By: Craig H. Guido, CS (Hanover. Ma) Ten years ago Almar Building & Remodeling invested in it’s own future when we welcomed our General Manager Allison QuinnGuido, CS as the third generation of Quinn’s to the team full time. (Almar was founded in 1959 by Allison paternal grandfather Gerald Quinn.) Allison had  worked part-time with Almar…

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