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Why You Should Stay Away from Kitchen and Bath Showrooms

You’ve probably seen the commercials or websites. “A complete kitchen for $3,199,” claims one kitchen and bath showroom hawking cabinets. The price seems right. But something is definitely wrong. Here’s the thing about showrooms: They’re in the business of selling cabinets and countertops. And they do that job well. They’re not, however, in the business […]

Newtonville, MA – The Rothwell Home – Home Remodel

One of Custom Contracting’s larger projects of the past few years involved the Newtonville home of Ken and Pamela Rothwell. With work of this scope, having a plan and sticking to it is of the essence — as the Rothwells can attest. Ken and Pam”s project involved: Building a two-story addition off the front of […]

From Cold and Dim to Warm and Luminous

Bill Farnsworth joined Custom Contracting, Inc. (CCI) as a production manager in 1991, transitioning first to general manager and then, eventually, to his current role as the firm’s president. CCI’s design-build team offers full-service additions and remodels, and the project highlighted here—a major kitchen overhaul and bump-out—showcases one of the firm’s typical era-appropriate solutions, designed […]