Carpentry & Finishing Services

Serving Southern Montgomery County and Northwest DC

The difference is in
the details.

Our goal at Merrick Home Services is to make your home the best it can be and in order to do that we focus on the details. There is no project too big or too small for our team of skilled carpenters and home repair professionals.

Our goal is always to provide the best value possible. Not only because we want to do right by our clients, but because we understand that when it comes to your home – peace of mind is priceless. We want you to know exactly who you can call if the need arises.

Custom Carpentry & Home Finishing Solutions

The highly professional, reliable team of home repair experts at Merrick Home Services have years of experience in everything from drywall repair to exhaust vent installation and beyond. 

Our Custom Carpentry & Home Finishing Solutions Include:

Custom shelving

Custom built-ins

Cabinet repair

Cabinet modification

Cabinet installation

Interior door installation

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How It Works

Our process, for both design-build projects and home repairs, is centered around one thing — you!

Step 1

Let Us Know What You Need

Our initial role is to listen to your needs, in your home or on video, so that we can provide a solution at the best possible value.

Step 2

Gathering Details

Once we understand what the project entails we will begin coordinating internally as well as with any subcontractors or vendors needed to develop a presentable work order for your review.

Step 3

Let's Get to Work

With an approved plan in place you will get on our schedule and work will begin.

Step 4

Ready for Your Next Project!

At this point your work will be complete and you can enjoy your home at its full potential. Be sure to keep our contact information handy in case you need our services in the future.

Great service, guaranteed.

Our two-year home services project warranty is our guarantee to you that we are committed to you and making your home the best it can be. At this step in the process you can enjoy your home stress free!


You have questions.
We have answers.

While we are not plumbers, electricians, nor roofers – we can provide recommendations for you if your project requires. We have worked with numerous plumbing, electrical, and roofing subcontractors and vendors and have a list of preferred partners that we can share with you. If you have a larger project that includes these task we can even coordinate these subs for you.

After we receive your initial request, speak with you about your project, and come to a mutual agreement that we are the best fit for your homes needs we will present a work order for your review. Once you accept the work order and pay your deposit then you will be put onto our schedule.
The average cost of a home repair or maintenance project varies greatly because it is dependent on the scope of the project. At Merrick Home Services, we bill on a time and materials at $95 per hour.

Our core team of carpenters and home services professionals are full time Merrick employees but we also work with many skilled and experienced subcontractors and vendors. We’ll match you with the right skilled trades person for your project. 

In order to secure your appointment you will pay a third of the approved work order upfront. For small projects that balance is due upon completion. For project that take longer than 2 weeks, you will be billed bi-weekly for the work completed to date. 

We offer a two-year warranty on all home repair, maintenance, carpentry, and finishing services provided by the Merrick Home Services team. We stand behind our work and want to make sure that you are satisfied and that your home is working for you. If you run into any issues in the 2 years after your project is completed, call our Home Services team and we will work with you to resolve the issue.

One of our main goals is to be the only contractor you’ll ever need – and that means we have lasting relationships with our clients! We are more than happy to share reviews from homeowners just like you and a reference list is available upon request.

Your home is in good hands with our trustworthy team of home repair and maintenance professionals. You can be home for the entire appointment or away from home if necessary. We just ask that you provide the access we need as well as any instructions for locking up and securing your home if you are still away upon completion.

We are pleased to offer financing through a couple of excellent lenders. If you wish to finance your project, we can refer you to our partners at Intercoastal Mortgage and HFS Financial

Ready to tackle that to-do list?

Put our 30+ years of home repair experience to work for you and your home.