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. A GUIDE TO KITCHEN REMODELING

    If you are someone who loves to cook, chances are you might be spending a lot of time in the kitchen. After spending a good number of years around your kitchen, you probably have some kitchen remodeling ideas that will make your stay in the area more enjoyable and comfortable. You might be thinking of making your Whittier kitchen more convenient, more spacious, or more organized. If you are consid…Read More

  5. Championship Aspirations

    It is that time of year again. School is now in full swing and it is finally beginning to cool off a bit. That can only mean one thing, building season— or football season, whichever way you want to look at it. Carty General Contracting is your California general contractor with the experience and tenacity to get the job done. Just like a veteran quarterback, Carty will manage your commercial, r…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. Upgrades!

    Let’s say that you are a small consulting firm that is growing much faster than expected. You have outgrown the building and need to add more employees. Business is booming! All of these “problems” are the growing pains that every business owner would love to have. You have found the perfect space in a mid-20th century office complex that is completely ready to be molded into your ideal busi…Read More

  8. Let’s Build a Dream

    You have finally found the perfect spot to build your home. The ideal neighborhood, enough space to put the unique touches you have always dreamed of, and the space for your dream to become reality. Whittier is where you would like to stay and Carty General Contracting is the local general contractor with decades of experience in the industry. Nobody is better equipped to handle your dream home co…Read More

  9. Outdoor Spaces

    We have come a long way as a society. What used to be accepted outdoor spaces, such as large open areas covered in concrete. In today’s society, it is more common to break up outdoor spaces with landscaping of some sort. We are your one-stop general contractor for all of your outdoor space planning needs. New Construction The task of planning a new addition, or a brand new building is more than …Read More

  10. 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