1. ADDITIONS: WHY SUN ROOM ADDITIONS ARE ECONOMICAL

    If you need to add living space to your California home and want to find an economical way to build the addition, you might want to consider a sun room.  These Whittier additions can serve almost any purpose and can be installed both quickly and cost-effectively.  This type of room addition is also a perfect way to enlarge a kitchen while adding both space and sunlight. The most affordable sunro…Read More

  2. Carty General Contracting the Building Leader

    NEW CONSTRUCTION TIPS: SIX CONSTRUCTION COSTS EASILY OVERLOOKED IN CALIFORNIA

    Most remodeling cost calculators do a good job of helping you identify and estimate the main remodeling or addition costs.  These include preparation, planning and design costs, materials costs, labor costs and project management costs.  Most are also able to look around the area to be remodeled and come up with a complete list of the materials and tasks that will be part of the construction cos…Read More

  3. EVERY HOUSE NEEDS A RELIABLE HANDYMAN FOR HOME REPAIRS

    A house is always a work in progress because it is subject to wear and tear as days, months and years go by. No matter how good a structure is built it will need a few small and medium size repairs here and there, like plumbing, home maintenance or yard work, carpentry, electrical work and more. There is a wide range of needs to be done at home that only an expert handyman can work on. There are …Read More

  4. KITCHEN REMODELING TIPS

    Kitchen remodeling is usually harder than remodeling any other part of a home or business  – mainly because this is the area where lots of work will be done. For functionality, the kitchen is designed to house a wide array of cooking items from pots to pans, making it essential to maximize space use as much as possible. For this reason, homeowners need to be both cunning and witty to plan their…Read More

  5. 35 Years of Building Dreams

    Have you always dreamed of owning a custom home. The kind of place with everything that you have always wanted in a home? Maybe your dream consists of a classic mission style with spanish influences, a cape cod saltbox design or even a classic victorian. The experts at Carty General Contracting can provide you with all of the services that you need to build your dream home. We are a full service, …Read More

  6. Architecture is Emotion

    It is about the way it feels when you walk into a store for the first time. Does it speak to your emotions and does it elicit a visceral response? Would you like your business to feel that way, an experience rather than simply a place to go and spend money? Casinos have been doing it since the days of Sinatra and Sammy Davis; making inviting spaces that inspire emotions in people and make them fee…Read More

  7. On Historical Preservation

    Architecture is a medium of expression that has been practiced for thousands of years. Some classical styles of architecture are instantly recognizable, in some cases representing the culture that created them Ancient Egypt is a prime example of this, we even know who the general contractor was of the Great Pyramid. The historical structures that survived tucked under jungle foliage in South Ameri…Read More

  8. Contracting for Retail Development

      The retail experience is tied closely to emotion. An attractive, welcoming retail space can elevate your visibility within your target demographic. As a general contractor we understand the needs of the Whittier business owner. Let’s say you have a solid business plan that has already taken off. It is time to move out of the garage and into a dedicated retail space. The first step is to deter…Read More

  9. Count on Carty for general contracting and construction.

    Why Opt for Our Design & Build Services?

    When it comes to building construction, there are major advantages to utilizing a design and build firm over a series of firms. That’s the topic of discussion for today’s blog, the benefits of opting for design and build over working with separate parties. Responsibility If you opt to use a separate architect, engineer, construction company, and landscape architect to construct your building a…Read More

  10. Count on Carty for general contracting and construction.

    Why Opt for Our Design & Build Services?

    When it comes to building construction, there are major advantages to utilizing a design and build firm over a series of firms. That’s the topic of discussion for today’s blog, the benefits of opting for design and build over working with separate parties. Responsibility If you opt to use a separate architect, engineer, construction company, and landscape architect to construct your building a…Read More