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H.W. Construction and Home Remodeling Inc. is a general contracting firm that builds decks and room additions, remodels kitchens and bathrooms, replaces windows and doors, installs tile and wood flooring, and performs a variety of home renovations for residential clients throughout Contra Costa County. The company’s design capabilities and close relationships with electrical, plumbing, roofing and stucco subcontractors allow it to handle every phase of its clients’ projects.
Owner Hugh Walpole has been working in the residential construction industry for more than two decades, and he says his combination of technical skill and a background in business management gives him a unique perspective on the construction process. “In addition to knowing the most efficient techniques and methods, I understand what people expect from their projects. A lot of small business owners don’t excel in that area, but it’s been an important part of our success.”
Mr. Walpole and his business partner, Ed Cunningham, say their ability to stay personally involved in every project and communicate directly with clients make H.W. Construction and Home Remodeling stand out in a crowded industry. “Our communication is top-notch,” confirms Mr. Walpole. “This business is often about problem solving, so our ability to effectively explain change orders and address potential issues is crucial.”
“We take a personal approach to every project and focus on clear communication, which allows us to meet and exceed our clients’ expectations for quality. We believe creating a new space should be an exciting process, so we do everything we can to alleviate stress for our clients and turn their remodeling dreams into reality.”
Serving Contra Costa County and beyond, including Orinda, Lafayette, Moraga, Walnut Creek, Danville, Blackhawk, Piedmont, Oakland and San Francisco.
Kitchen & Baths
Windows & Doors
Before taking on a deck project, make sure your contractor is familiar with the latest building codes.
One of the newest building code changes for deck projects involves railings—all new decks must be built with railings that are at least 42 inches high, with gaps of no more than four inches to prevent small children from wiggling through. “That...
"Hugh is the most honest person I've ever worked with.""The job that he did was great. He built me a deck, which is nice and sturdy. He was really wonderful."
"Great craftsmanship and a very good work relationship amongst the crew ""Great communication, they were very good at returning phone calls and communicating work related issues to their customer."
"Very good quality, a good price, reliable, attention to detail, and they were good to work with.""The quality of their workmanship, we had a great experience using them."
"They were fair, timely, and courteous. They met my expectations.""They were far more superior to other contractors at my home. There was very good communication about what was ordered and when it would arrive."
"There were two things that impressed me, the timeliness of the project, and it was finished on time as described. Their craftsmanship was was a top-notch. They were quick, but they didn't leave the quality aside.""How quick it was, I received two quotes, but I chose him because he had the best price and great quality. The project was as quoted and finished quickly as well. Hugh is trustworthy."
"They were very professional. They showed up on time, and the project went without a hitch. Everything is beautiful.""They were very down to earth. They gave me suggestions about different ways to do things and included the cost. They knew their stuff."
"They were very professional. They cleaned up after each time they finished working, and their quotes were very accurate.""Their timeliness, they got the job done on schedule, and they showed up everyday on time when they were supposed to. I was very pleased."
"They did the work the way they said they would when they said they were going to do it, and for the price that they quoted me.""They understood what I wanted out of the work."
"They are top-notch. They are completely professional and competent. They are honest. ""They exceeded my expectations."
"The owner is the one who works with you. He's easy to get in touch with and very reliable.""They do quality work and the fact that the owner, Hugh, and his partner, Ed, are always on site. I was very satisfied."
"They are very professional, they cleaned up every day, and they did what was expected without any problems.""They were clean, respectful, and courteous. They did what they said they were going to do."
"They're very dependable and honest.""They were very organized, and they did things in a professional manner. The finished product is what we talked about initially. They did what I expected them to do."
"I was very satisfied with his knowledge. ""Nothing really stood out, he finished the job and it was good. He runs a tight construction company and follows schedules."