Gaines Construction awarded “Best of Houzz 2015 for Customer Satisfaction.”

Unknown-3Gaines Construction Co., Inc of Fairfield, Ct Receives
Best Of Houzz 2015 Award

Over 25 Million Monthly Unique Users Rated Top-Rated Home Building,
Remodeling and Design Professionals in the United States and Around the World

Fairfield, Ct, January 27, 2016 – Gaines Construction Co., Inc of Fairfield CT has been awarded “Best Of Houzz” for Customer Satisfaction by Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. Gaines Construction Co with over 40 years in the industry was chosen by the more than 25 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than 500,000 active home building, remodeling and design industry professionals.

The Best Of Houzz award is given in two categories: Design and Customer Satisfaction. Design award winners’ work was the most popular among the more than 25 million monthly users on Houzz, known as “Houzzers.” Customer Satisfaction honors are determined by a variety of factors, including the number and quality of client reviews a professional received in 2014. Winners will receive a “Best Of Houzz 2015” badge on their profiles, helping Houzz users around the world who discover and love a professional’s work to learn even more about that business’ popularity and satisfaction rating among their peers in the Houzz community.

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“Houzz provides homeowners with a 360 degree view of home building, remodeling and design industry professionals, empowering them to engage the right people and products for their project,” said Liza Hausman, vice president of industry marketing for Houzz. “We’re delighted to recognize [Insert award winner name] among our “Best Of” professionals as judged by our community of homeowners and design enthusiasts who are actively remodeling and decorating their homes.”

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About Gaines Construction Co.
Quality craftsmanship and a legacy of building customer loyalty is the GAINES tradition. For over 40 years, GAINES Construction Company, Inc. has transformed homes and businesses in southern Connecticut. From simple renovations to complex whole-house reconstructions, we are a full-service general contractor/remodeler focused on fine-finish residential projects along with light commercial and industrial jobs.

It all starts with a great idea or a simple need for improvement. If you’ve always dreamed of a renovation, we can create it. If you need more space, we can maximize it. If it’s minor repairs your home or business needs, GAINES Quality Repairs & More delivers quality maintenance and repairs done right.

GAINES Basement Authorities of Fairfield County solves your water leakage problems in your basement, foundation repairs, and crawlspace issues. Our goal is to provide homeowners with the best possible solutions for their below grade foundation and waterproofing issues.

About Houzz
Houzz is the leading platform for home remodeling and design, providing people with everything they need to improve their homes from start to finish – online or from a mobile device. From decorating a room to building a custom home, Houzz connects millions of homeowners, home design enthusiasts and home improvement professionals across the country and around the world. With the largest residential design database in the world and a vibrant community powered by social tools, Houzz is the easiest way for people to find inspiration, get advice, buy products and hire the professionals they need to help turn their ideas into reality. Headquartered in Palo Alto, CA, Houzz also has international offices in London, Berlin and Sydney. For more information, visit

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When doing an interior remodeling project construction dust gets everywhere. It can even linger around for months after your remodeling project is complete. Unmanaged , it can cause health issues for your family and pets. Dust is not only a nuisance ; it can also damage home electronics ,
appliances , clothing, furniture and much more.

We know offer the BuildClean HEPA vac filtration system with every interior remodel. It’s a small compact portable unit that has a 360-degree design that eliminates 90% of airborne dust.

The quality care we take in our workmanship and our new dust control system makes for a positive experience with Gaines Construction.

Mary S. – We just a complete kitchen remodel and the Build Clean system was a wonderful experience. I am the mother of two small children and it was very comfortable knowing the fact that my children were not at any health risk. It was great having my home be virtually dust free and my kitchen looks great!

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Give your friends, family and loved ones a gift they can really use this year!

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Important Home Improvement Projects for Summer

Summer is a great time of year to address any home improvement projects or repairs to the exterior of your home. Check out this article from Angie’s List and make sure you’re not forgetting your deck, roof, or siding.

Real Remodeling Costs to Help You Plan Your Budget

Want to make some improvements to your home, but aren’t sure what to budget? This handy tool from Houzz can give you an idea what to expect as you plan your next project.

Tips for Building a Top Notch Deck

As summer approaches, you may be thinking about adding a deck or expanding an existing deck to increase your living and entertaining space. There are many considerations to make before embarking on a project of this kind, but the Gaines team is here to help every step of the way. Check out this article from Houzz to learn the lingo and brush up on the latest materials and safety features available to home owners today


Trying to sell or update your home….?  You may not realize, but there are many inexpensive ways to add more value to your home.

CURB APPEAL IS KEY!  Make your home stand out in the neighborhood by adding flowers, shrubbery, and keeping the outside of your home tidy.  Clean your gutters! Check for loose or clogged gutters and broken or missing flashing materials.  This can help prevent leaks behind the gutters and ultimately from water getting into your home!

Here are 10 more Low-Cost ideas to help your home!

Kitchen designs, bathroom designs, and more ∨

Browse bedroom ideas, from loft beds to a decorative duvet cover, and dream in style.
Find curtains and plantation shutters for french doors, or kitchen curtains and curtain rods for your kitchen windows.


GOING GREEN is in – and there are many ways to make your home more energy efficient.   Saving energy not only helps our environment, but it also can help YOU save money!  Check out this new and energy efficient way of insulating your attic stairs.

The Energy Guardian has 4 side wall panels (with a R-39 insulating value) with an air tight, seal lid that can easily open and close.  There are 4 different kits you can choose from depending on what type of attic you have.  All of the Energy Guardian Kits are made in the USA with recycled materials!

The Energy Guardian has:

  • A R-39 Insulating Value ( the higher the R-Value – the greater resistance to winter heat loss or summer heat gain)
  • Revolutionary Air Seal – which replaces outdated methods of weather-stripping and gaskets that fail over time
  • The lid is easy to move and can be replaced
  • 20 year warranty!
  • Proven to work and last

** Gaines Construction is now offering a pre Spring special 0f $499.00 (8′ ceiling & unobstructed access) to Install the The Energy Guardian in your home.  Call us today for more details or questions on how we can help make your home more energy efficient!




The day has finally come:  The beautiful, new fixtures have been installed, the elegant wood flooring you have been longing for has been put down, and the smell of fresh paint seeps through out the house.  No more contractors in and out of your home….. a new space that you can finally sit down in and enjoy!  BUT – don’t get too comfy.  Before you sit down and kick those feet up – Finish Your Remodel Right and make sure you check off these 10 items on your remodel to do list.

Kitchen designs, bathroom designs, and more ∨

Use the help of top home decorators to select matching night stands and a new lamp shade for your own bedroom design.
A home remodeler or residential architect will see the potential in the architecture and building design of your home.

SMART VENT Saves Homes in Flood Zones

A FEMA study reveals how SMART VENT saved homes of Sea Bright, NJ during Hurricane Sandy. View the video link below to view how damages were minimized to two New Jersey townhomes located on a barrier island.

Read the FEMA Case Study here.

FEMA Best Practice Story Reveals No Flood Damages

To find out why SMART VENT is So Smart view the below video animation:

SMART VENT Advantage

SMART VENTS are the most advanced flood protection on the market. Preserve the aesthetic beauty of a building by using fewer vents. One opening gives five times the protection.

SMART VENTS bring buildings into full flood compliance and have the potential to dramatically reduce NFIP Flood Insurance Premiums.

Simple to install or retrofit into new or existing foundations. Most applications can be completed in less than 30 minutes.

Our specifications and CAD drawings make it easy for architects to specify SMART VENTS into their project. Our ICC-ES Certification guarantees approval with Code Officials, Surveyors, Insurance Agents, and everyone else involved.

Gaines is proud to offer installation of SMART VENT. To set up a free Estimate and Inspection of your home Contact Us Today!