Sticks and Stones is a “Best Practices” renovation solutions company that has developed a value based approach to solving home renovation challenges. The company was founded in 2005 by a team of two professionals: Mike Ratchford, Co-Owner and Operator, holds a B.A. in Management from Ryerson. He worked as a Millwright’s Assistant througho read more...
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I Have contracted Sticks and Stones to complete a few projects for me in the last few years. Ie. 1100 sq ft of hardwood, Custom designed Mission style mantel and panelling throughout the Family room and hallways.
I have no complaints with them and will/am using them for upcoming projects. Ie. Backyard Patio, windows and (POSSIBLY) ;) a complete kitchen reno in the later half of 2009.
Sticks and Stones has a TrustScore™ of 3.1. The average TrustScore™ for other businesses providing similar services in Scarborough and the surrounding areas is 2.9. For detailed information on how TrustScore is calculated, click here.
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|Endorsed by Peers||Not yet endorsed|
|In Business Since||2006|
|Member of TrustedPros Since||2009|
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Accessibility, Architectural Design, Cabinetry and Millwork, Carpentry, Carpeting, Ceiling, Countertops, Decks, Demolition Work, Design Build, Drywalling, Fencing, Fireplaces, Floor Heating, Floor Refinishing, Flooring, Framing, Garage Construction, General Contracting, Gutters, Handyman Services, Home Additions, Home Construction, Home Restoration, Insulation, Interior Design, Irrigation Systems, Painting, Plastering, Shed Construction, Siding, Stonework, Stucco, Tiling, Windows and Doors
Sticks and Stones is a Best Practices renovation solutions company that has developed a value based approach to solving home renovation challenges. The company was founded in 2005 by a team of two professionals:
Mike Ratchford, Co-Owner and Operator, holds a B.A. in Management from Ryerson. He worked as a Millwright s Assistant throughout University and has a strong background in the Arts. He was employed by IBM for over seven years as a Client Manager and left on good terms to pursue his creative interests. Mike placed in the top 16 in North America in MECCA competitions for Entrepreneurial Studies and through his experiences has learned to make customer satisfaction his top priority.
Kenny Sutherland, Co-Owner and Operator, has more than 20 years of renovation experience and an extensive background in carpentry. He is the technical arm of the company's best practices methodology, a certified carpenter and a true journeyman in every sense of the word. Kenny s attention to detail and vast knowledge in all aspects of the residential building envelope ensures that when challenges present themselves solutions are close at hand.
Together, they have developed a team of design professionals and trade specialists who s combined vision and experiences allow them to take on all challenges and opportunities in the home renovation space.
Providing value to their clients is their first and foremost goal. By having one company responsible for the complete renovation solution, they maximize resources, value and quality for every dollar spent while minimizing client stress. You will see this on many levels before, during and after your renovation or build:
Increased resale value
Decrease in energy costs
Increased control over your budget
Increased control over your timelines/schedule
Increased communication up-to-date with the status of your renovation
Single-point of contact for problem resolution
Increased efficiencies in your home
Experienced Opinions & Recommendations
|Main contact(s)||Mike Ratchford , Ken Sutherland|
|Alternate Phone Numbers||416-347-3796|
|Listed with TrustedPros since:||2009|
|Accepts credit cards||No|
|24 Hour emergency service||No|
|Licensing information||Contact Sticks and Stones to request licensing info.|
|Insurance information||Contact Sticks and Stones to request insurance details.|
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