are pleased to have an opportunity to write a testimonial for
Chip Maynard and Orwell Construction.
we decided to build a seasonal log home in update
, we interviewed five different companies.
From the outset Chip Maynardís Orwell Construction
stood out from all the others. Chip impressed us at the very
first meeting by his high degree of professionalism, his depth
of experience in constructing log homes in the winter under
often adverse conditions, his thoroughness in developing a
budget and work schedule, to which he adhered throughout the
project, and the rapport that we established with him.
was critical for us to find a contractor in whom we had total
confidence and with whom we could easily and frequently
Since our home was being built in upstate
and we resided in
, we had to be sure we had a contractor who could work closely
with us on the details of design and construction despite the
Chip not only met our expectations, but far exceeded
the entire building phases of the project, from obtaining the
necessary permits from the local zoning authorities and the
Lake George Park Commission, to excavation, land clearing and
building the log home, Chip Maynard, was personally involved
in all stages of the project and was attentive to every detail
to ensure that the log home would last for generations. We
communicated mostly by e-mail and Chip was always prompt to
respond to all our inquiries.
engineering phase of the project was complex and required
Chip's extensive experience and engineering background to be
sure that the engineering plans were followed to the letter
and would not require unnecessary consultations with the
engineering firm, which would have added to our budget.
attention to detail and craftsmanship gave us peace of mind
that all aspects of the construction would be done at the
highest level. Orwell Construction kept the project on
schedule and completed the project in time for us to enjoy a
real jewel with our family within eight months after the start
of the project.
stellar reputation in the industry and with local inspectors
gave us the reassurance we needed.
We are immensely pleased with all aspects of the work
performed for us by Orwell Construction, and we
enthusiastically give Orwell Construction the highest possible