I own and run a small masonry business. I work out of Toronto. I do masonry restoration work. I am Licensed by the City of Toronto to do Masonry work and I have business liability insurance. The work I do includes colour matching tuck pointing, brick replacement, crack repairs, block replacement, chimney repairs/rebuilds, parging and read more...
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When I first look for masonry work, I consulted the TrustedPros site and saw the perfect score for Oake Masonry. Could it be real? I called, left a message and Shane Oake contacted me promptly. Shane's free consultation was carried the next day. Shane explained very well the brick work to be done on my front porch and also the ones that were unnecessary and even ill advised to do. He didn't try to sell work that I didn't need. Thank you Shane for your honesty and guidance; without you, I might have made a very costly and regrettable mistake. The price for the work was fair and surprisingly reasonable considering all the work to be done. I reserved his services for the beginning of August 2015.
What a blessing! It now my turn to HIGHLY and CONFIDENTLY recommend Shane Oake as a mason, without any reservations. I was so impressed with Shane's work ethic, quality of work and thorough and courteous communication skills (in person, by phone or by e-mail).
He and his crew were on time as planned and were well equipped to do the job. They worked hard all day and cleaned up very well afterward. Now, my front porch looks great and the 47 or 48 new bricks blend amazingly well with the 56 years old original ones as they are practically unnoticeable to an untrained eye. Thanks to Shane's meticulous care and truly professional skills, I had a wonderful experience and could cross out this job from my to do repair list. Unfortunately, a friend of mine, who previously hired another contractor to do her brick work, was not lucky as I was. You will however, never regret to have called Shane Oake to restore your masonry, guaranteed! He's truly a real and honest pro that can be trusted.
I highly recommend Oake Masonry (Shane Oake). I noticed my chimney was looking rough, so I searched and found Shane. I got him to come and take a look at my chimney. He explained what was occurring and what he would do for me. His consultation helped me understand what I was up against. He sent me a quote which was reasonable. The finished product is excellent. I was quoted by others to replace the chimney and turns out this wasnÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t necessary. As I said, I highly recommend Shane at Oake Masonry.
Oake Masonry has a TrustScore™ of 3.6. The average TrustScore™ for other businesses providing similar services in Scarborough and the surrounding areas is 3.1. For detailed information on how TrustScore is calculated, click here.
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|Customer Reviews||Last 12 Months||All Time|
|Complaints Received||Last 12 Months||Last 3 Years|
|Suppliers & Creditors||0||0|
|Employees & Sub-Contractors||0||0|
|Posted License Information||Yes|
|Posted Liability Insurance||Not yet provided|
|Posted Workers Compensation||Not yet provided|
|Social Media Profiles||Not yet provided|
|Endorsed by Peers||Not yet endorsed|
|In Business Since||2002|
|Member of TrustedPros Since||2009|
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I own and run a small masonry business. I work out of Toronto. I do masonry restoration work. I am Licensed by the City of Toronto to do Masonry work and I have business liability insurance. The work I do includes colour matching tuck pointing, brick replacement, crack repairs, block replacement, chimney repairs/rebuilds, parging and specialty work. If a section of bricks/blocks are in need of replacement I can fix them. I do the work myself and so I don't subcontract my jobs to others. I have many satisfied customers and only work to do a good job.
|Main contact(s)||Shane Oake|
|Alternate Phone Numbers||416-878-8290,|
|Listed with TrustedPros since:||2009|
|Accepts credit cards||No|
|24 Hour emergency service||No|
|Legal structure||Sole Proprietor|
|Insurance information||Contact Oake Masonry to request insurance details.|
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