Repair and Construction Services FAQ’s
Q. Are you guys Licensed General Contractor?
A. Yes, we are Licensed General contractor, California license #959870 and Nevada License #0077068. We also have General liability insurance, Workers Compensation insurance and Pollution Liability coverage. When you choose a qualified company, you have less to worry about the process, if anything goes wrong you know who to hold responsible!
Q. What type of construction do you do?
A. Here at Dryfast, we provide all phases of construction, we specialize in New Construction, Additions, Kitchen and Bathroom Remodeling, Foundation replacement/ repair, Waterproofing exterior of buildings and houses, Windows replacement, Roofing, Siding, Stucco, Excavation, Tile installation, Drywall, Wood Flooring, Electrical, Plumbing and Framing.
Q. Do you pull permits?
A. Yes, we pull required permits for the projects, we make sure we have all the information needed to talk to Building and Planning department officials ensuring the project can be permitted.
Q. I need Engineering Plans to build addition to my house, do you do drawings?
A. Yes, we do have Architect on staff, we do Architectural Design Drawings in house, this in house service will save you time and money, as we only do our own projects, therefore the speed of service is a lot faster. we can design your ideas on small renovation, or New Construction, commercial or residential.
Q. Do you do commercial projects?
A. We handle all aspects of commercial construction, from New Construction to Repair and Renovation, no job is too big or small! Electrical upgrades and rewire. Plumbing Re-pipe, Sewer and Drain replacement and repair, Roofing Replacement and Repair, Framing, Concrete all levels, Metal Buildings, Exterior Stucco or siding Replacement or repair, Foundations, Interior and exterior Finish Carpentry.
Q. Do you work on residential properties?
A. Yes we work an residential properties, all phases of construction, remodeling and renovation. We understand building codes and we stay current on them, so we can provide accurate assessment when inspecting and biding. We will tell you if your idea will be approved by the city or not right at the inspection. David, Joel and Georgio are Licensed General contractors and they are the only ones bidding on our projects, so you get an adequate consultation from experienced professionals.
Q. Do you guys handle Insurance Claims?
A. We specialize in Property Damage Insurance Claims, from Construction Defects to Property damage due to Water, Fire and Earthquake. By utilizing same Insurance Estimating software we stay in front of the competition, making insurance process easier and faster. Dryfast is preferred Insurance vendor for major Insurance Carriers, we have done work with all insurance companies and we do handle insurance claims every single day!
Q. What is your capacity/ what size projects can you handle ?
A. Our capacity is 80 construction workers, we handle few projects at the time, when properly coordinated we can handle large residential and commercial projects, we are very strict on timing, our skilled staff and management coordinates fast and effective so there is no delays.
Q. How long does it take for bathroom remodel?
A. Typical bathroom remodel takes up to 10 days, custom remodel takes up to 30 days, if we have standard remodel with relocation of plumbing and electrical, that will take up to 20 days. This applies to clients who already have idea of what they want/ as far as design and materials/
Q. How long does it take for kitchen remodel?
A. Kitchen Remodel can take as follows: standard 3 weeks, Small 2 weeks, Custom 30 days, again as mentioned above same conditions. We can help you choose the right kitchen cabinets, we work with local manufacturers and suppliers here in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Q. Do you guys provide prevailing wage?
A. Yes, when we work on Government projects we do arrange when required. Dryfast is City of San Francisco Approved Vendor Certification #HRC021416296
Q. What is you Guarantee?
A. Our Guarantee complies with California State License Board, 1 Year Warranty on Finishing Carpentry, 4 Year Warranty on Construction Defects,
10 Year Warranty on Structural Defects. Dryfast honors the highest Warranties in the Construction Industry!
Q. We would like to build a new 3000 square foot house, how long it will take if we choose you?
A. If you choose us, ones the plans are approved, we can build the house in 6 months or less. Main factor is our high communication and coordination skill and deep knowledge within the construction industry. Again we are 3 General Contractors and a Architect under one roof.
Q. Does Dryfast have Preventive Maintenance Program ?
A. We provide winterization for commercial and residential properties by inspecting their roofs , siding, windows, sewer and drain as well as foundation walls. Also we provide regular scheduled maintenance of plumbing and electrical as well as structural. We have Disaster preparedness plans for water, flood fire and earthquake.
Q. Do you have references available?
A. References are available up on request for residential and commercial clients, we have before and after pictures from our projects.