Add Value to Your Property
• Install improvements that increase value
• Maintain your property with cost-effective repairs and maintenance strategies
• Over two decades of construction experience
• All sizes of project are welcome at Merit, from small repairs to larger renovations.
Save Time & Money with Our Basic Maintenance Guide for Small to Medium Properties
Great to meet you! My name is Duane Marran, and I am a property improvement and maintenance expert.
With 27 years of experience in the repair and service of homes, I can help you to achieve your goals for your home and/or your investment properties. I believe that doing a good job starts with excellent communication between myself and my clients, and I treat every clients home and properties as though they were my own -- and my logo reflects it!
My extensive skills and professional network will get your job done at the highest quality level.
I work with homeowners, management companies and condo boards to determine how to best resolve property issues.
Contact me directly below!
Merit Construction is insured and carries WCB.
Take a Look at What Merit Can Do For You & Your Property
It's important to be clear about what work needs to be done. When we meet, I will
• perform an initial assessment of your property
• clarify in advance your goals for your home and/or rental property
• provide you with a detailed schedule of work outlining priority tasks
• provide estimates with a complete breakdown so that you understand what is involved that is necessary vs optional
• offer maintenance contracts that take the guess work out of when specific projects should be done for more complex properties.
• photo document both problem areas and completed work.
• engagement with other specialists in my network to assist in providing solutions in cost effective ways without budget overruns.
• perform work to best practices and standards.
I can help you with all the problem areas that you will find involving:
• Siding inspection and repair
• Eavestrough/Downpipe cleaning, repair, resloping, replacement
• Sloped roofing inspection and repair, leak detection
• Window and door replacement, waterproofing, repair and weatherstripping
• Concrete repair to curbs and entries
• Garage door repairs and servicing, weatherstripping
• Fence and gate repairs
• Deck and railing repair
• Small exterior electrical projects
The inside of a property has a significant impact on value. I can help you with:
• Drywall replacement and repair
• Ceiling texture repairs
• Painting and staining projects
• Finish carpentry including baseboard, casings, cabinets, and custom shelving
• Door installations, adjustment, repair or replacement
• Flooring repair or replacement
• Replacement of rot of structural members