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November 14, 2014 - Craftsman Direct Specializes in James Hardie Siding Installations

October 27, 2014 - Craftsman Direct Converts does Deck and Porch Enclosures

September 27, 2014 - Craftsman Direct Accepts Invitation to Join NARI

September 06, 2014 - Craftsman Direct Offers Double Coupons for the Month of September

August 16, 2014 - Get Your House Painted Before the Fall Arrives

July 23, 2014 - Craftsman Direct Helps Prepare for Football with Man Cave Remodeling

June 25, 2014 - Craftsman Direct Offering Bathroom Remodeling

May 29, 2014 - Craftsman Direct Offering Full Service Painting in the Triangle

April 24, 2014 - Craftsman Direct Now Operating as Licensed General Contractor

February 11, 2014 - Craftsman Direct Offering Discount Coupons through March

February 02, 2014 - Craftsman Direct Named Outdoor Wood Deck Experts

January 18, 2014 - Craftsman Direct Offers Kitchen Remodeling



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Craftsman Direct Handyman Offers High Quality Installation, Replacement and Repairs of James Hardie Siding in the greater Raleigh and Winston Salem Areas

Local contractor and handyman company has been installing siding for 15 years

RALEIGH-CARY-DURHAM NC -- November 14, 2014 -- Craftsman Direct offers installation, replacement and repairs with James Hardie siding. For the last 10-15 years homeowners have been using Craftsman Direct to replace failing Masonite siding with James Hardie siding.

"Failing siding will eventually lead to structural failure and cannot be ignored," said Lee Smoak, Founder and CEO of Craftsman Direct LLC. "Fiber cement James Hardie siding is a far superior product to Masonite. In addition to being a better material," Smoak continued, "James Hardie offers vibrant colors that will make your home look amazing. The reliability and security of James Hardie is unequaled in the siding industry."

James Hardie ColorPlusŪ carries a 15 year warranty. Craftsman Direct will match that warranty with a 25 year labor warranty and will not be undersold. For quality products and quality workmanship,
Call Craftsman Direct: 919-612-9000 or 336-803-7414.


Learn more about Craftsman Direct offerings:
Hardie Plank Installations - Durham NC
Siding Replacement - Raleigh
Winston Salem Hardie Plank Siding


About Craftsman Direct Handyman Home Improvement
Craftsman Direct, "Handyman Home Improvement" Inc. is a Licensed General Contractor in the State of North Carolina and a licensed home improvement contractor for home repairs and renovations in the Raleigh-Durham area, in the Winston Salem-Greensboro area, and the Rocky Mount-Greenville area. Craftsman Direct has had an A+ rating with the Eastern North Carolina Better Business Bureau for nine years, is a Super Service Award Winner over 60 times in 13 Categories, is a member of the Chapel Hill/Carrboro Chamber of Commerce, and a member of NARI, National Association of Remodeling Industry. Craftsman Direct offers a written price guarantee and a two year labor warranty on all work.

James Hardie Plank Siding Installation

Craftsman Direct Handyman of Durham Specializes in Wood Deck, Patio and Screened Porch Conversions to Three or Four Season Lanai Sunroom Enclosures in Raleigh, Cary and Winston Salem

Local general contractor offers full service deck and porch enclosures in the Triangle and the Triad

RALEIGH-CARY-DURHAM NC -- October 27, 2014 -- Craftsman Direct Handyman Home Improvement, interviewed by the Winston-Salem Journal as one of the Triad's expert deck builders offers homeowners the option of converting outdoor decks or porches into a sunroom or lanai. Craftsman Direct specializes in converting outdoor decks or porches into climate-controlled lanai sunrooms to your house.

"Late fall is a great time to do deck and porch conversions," said Lee Mendel Smoak, President of Craftsman Direct. "The weather is not yet inclimate which makes it more convenient for opening your home to the elements. You can get it done now which extends your living space to enjoy during the holiday season."

"We can do enclosure conversions," continued Smoak, "but we can also build a custom wood deck or screened porch if that is what you need."

Craftsman Direct installs and can repair wood decks, screened porches and sunroom additions. Craftsman Direct offers a full two year labor warranty on all work.

Learn more about Craftsman Direct Decks, Patios, Porches and Sunrooms:
Winston Salem Sunrooms  |  Porch Enclosures - Raleigh  |  Deck Conversion Cary NC


About Craftsman Direct Handyman Home Improvement
Craftsman Direct, "Handyman Home Improvement" Inc. is a Licensed General Contractor in the State of North Carolina and a licensed home improvement contractor for home repairs and renovations in the Raleigh-Durham area, in the Winston Salem-Greensboro area, and the Rocky Mount-Greenville area. Craftsman Direct has had an A+ rating with the Eastern North Carolina Better Business Bureau for six years, is a Super Service Award Winner in 13 Categories, is a member of the Chapel Hill/Carrboro Chamber of Commerce, and a member of NARI, National Association of Remodeling Industry. Craftsman Direct offers a written price guarantee and a one year warranty on all work.
Wood Decks, Screened Porches and Patio Conversion to Sunroom, Lanai Enclosures

Craftsman Direct Handyman Accepts Invitation to Join NARI, the National Association of the Remodeling Industry

Local home improvement company honored with industry membership

RALEIGH-CARY-DURHAM NC -- October 1, 2014 -- Craftsman Direct Handyman Home Improvement has accepted an invitation to join NARI, National Association of the Remodeling Industry.

"Not every remodeling company can cut the mustard to be a member of NARI," said Lee Mendel Smoak, President of Craftsman Direct. "We have a tremendous record of success remodeling homes in the Raleigh area for the last 14 years. It is an honor to represent such a prestigious institution such as NARI. Their commitment to the contractor code of ethics is unparalleled."

Craftsman Direct is a leader in the remodeling industry in Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, Wake Forest and Greensboro. Craftsman Direct has also received 61 Angie's List Super Service Awards for outstanding customer service in the last 4 years. They have been a member of Eastern North Carolina Better Business Bureau for 9 years without a complaint. Now as a member of NARI, their knowledge base will continue to grow as the commitment to improve the quality of service to all of North Carolina.

Learn more about our Remodeling Skills:
House Painting - Apex  |  Painting Contractors - Cary
Raleigh Painting: Interior-Exterior


About Craftsman Direct Handyman Home Improvement
Craftsman Direct, "Handyman Home Improvement" Inc. is a Licensed General Contractor in the State of North Carolina and a licensed home improvement contractor for home repairs and renovations in the Raleigh-Durham area, in the Winston Salem-Greensboro area, and the Rocky Mount-Greenville area. Craftsman Direct has had an A+ rating with the Eastern North Carolina Better Business Bureau for six years, is a Super Service Award Winner in 13 Categories, is a member of the Chapel Hill/Carrboro Chamber of Commerce, and a member of NARI, National Association of Remodeling Industry. Craftsman Direct offers a written price guarantee and a one year warranty on all work.
NARI - General Contractor Remodeling Raleigh-Durham-Cary NC, Kitchen, Bathroom, Basements and Screened Porches

Licensed General Contractor Craftsman Direct Offers Double Coupons for the Month of September Only for Handyman Projects in Raleigh, Durham, Cary and the Surrounding Area

Licensed General Contractor has renovation and remodeling teams available now

RALEIGH-CARY-DURHAM NC -- September 6, 2014 -- Craftsman Direct Handyman Home Improvement encourages homeowners to schedule their free estimates now for the fall remodeling and renovation projects.

"The Fall is the best time to get going on a large remodeling or renovation project," said Lee Mendel Smoak, President of Craftsman Direct. "Cooler temperatures allow exterior doors to be open more comfortably. We are also helping our customers get these projects started by offering a double coupon found only on our web site."

Craftsman Direct has been remodeling homes in Raleigh, Cary, Durham and Chapel Hill for 15 years. We have been a member of the better business bureau for nine years without a complaint. Craftsman Direct has 55 Angie's list super service awards.

Craftsman Direct is a Licensed General Contractor located in Brier Creek Raleigh NC and has received many positive customer reviews - these reviews are sprinkled all over the internet and on the company web site.

Learn more about our remodeling projects here:
Screened Porches - Raleigh NC
Basement Remodeling in Raleigh
Drywall - Sheetrock - Raleigh


About Craftsman Direct Handyman Home Improvement
Craftsman Direct, "Handyman Home Improvement" Inc. is a Licensed General Contractor in the State of North Carolina and a licensed home improvement contractor for home repairs and renovations in the Raleigh-Durham area, in the Winston Salem-Greensboro area, and the Rocky Mount-Greenville area. Craftsman Direct has had an A+ rating with the Eastern North Carolina Better Business Bureau for six years, is a Super Service Award Winner in 13 Categories, is a member of the Chapel Hill/Carrboro Chamber of Commerce, and a member of NARI, National Association of Remodeling Industry. Craftsman Direct offers a written price guarantee and a one year warranty on all work.
General Contractors Raleigh-Durham-Cary NC, Kitchen, Bathroom, Basements and Screened Porches

Craftsman Direct Handyman Encourages Homeowners to Call Now for Exterior House Painting, Decks and Porches as well as Interior Painting Projects in the Raleigh-Durham-Cary Area

Local handyman company has painting teams ready for the Triangle

RALEIGH-CARY-DURHAM NC -- August 16, 2014 -- Craftsman Direct Handyman Home Improvement encourages homeowners to schedule their house painting projects now while summer weather prevails.

"You want to get your painting projects done while the weather is warm," said Lee Mendel Smoak, President of Craftsman Direct. "Waiting until the fall can be problematic with rain and wind being more common. We have painting teams ready to get on your house: exterior jobs, decks and porches as well as interior painting projects."

Craftsman Direct has received many positive customer reviews and their reviews for house painting are sprinkled all over the internet.

Learn more about our House Painting Skills:
House Painting - Apex NC  |  Exterior-Interior Painting - Cary
Raleigh House Painting Contractors

Basement-Attic Remodeling - Triad


About Craftsman Direct Handyman Home Improvement
Craftsman Direct, "Handyman Home Improvement" Inc. is a Licensed General Contractor in the State of North Carolina and a licensed home improvement contractor for home repairs and renovations in the Raleigh-Durham area, in the Winston Salem-Greensboro area, and the Rocky Mount-Greenville area. Craftsman Direct has had an A+ rating with the Eastern North Carolina Better Business Bureau for six years, is a Super Service Award Winner in 13 Categories, is a member of the Chapel Hill/Carrboro Chamber of Commerce, and a member of NARI, National Association of Remodeling Industry. Craftsman Direct offers a written price guarantee and a one year warranty on all work.
Interior House Painting Contractors Cary NC, Residential Kitchen and Bathroom Cary NC

Craftsman Direct Handyman Helps Homeowners Prepare for Football Season with Man Cave Remodeling Ideas for Basements, Attics and Unfinished Spaces in the Raleigh-Durham-Cary Area

Local handyman company can give you ideas and designs to turn your basement or attic into a man cave

RALEIGH-DURHAM NC -- July 23, 2014 -- //24-7PressRelease// -- Craftsman Direct Handyman Home Improvement is ready to help homeowners find a good design to transform your basement, attic, or unfinished space into a great man cave.

"College football will be here soon," said Lee Mendel Smoak, President of Craftsman Direct. "We can help you transform your basement or attic into a college football game day man cave. Tell us your ideas and we will help to take your ideas from paper into reality - an attractive man cave for football games, wii games, movies, NASCAR or whatever your man needs."

Craftsman Direct was named by NorthCarolinaHomes.com as "man cave" experts and has received multiple Super Service Awards in Raleigh/Durham and the Greensboro/Winston Salem areas.

Learn more about basement man caves - Triangle:
Basement Remodeling - Raleigh  |  Man Cave - Durham

Basement-Attic Remodeling - Triad


About Craftsman Direct Handyman Home Improvement
Craftsman Direct, "Handyman Home Improvement" Inc. is a Licensed General Contractor in the State of North Carolina and a licensed home improvement contractor for home repairs and renovations in the Raleigh-Durham area, in the Winston Salem-Greensboro area, and the Rocky Mount-Greenville area. Craftsman Direct has had an A+ rating with the Eastern North Carolina Better Business Bureau for six years, is a Super Service Award Winner in 13 Categories, is a member of the Chapel Hill/Carrboro Chamber of Commerce, and a member of NARI, National Association of Remodeling Industry. Craftsman Direct offers a written price guarantee and a one year warranty on all work.
Basement-Attic Remodeling

Craftsman Direct Handyman of Durham Provides Bathroom Remodeling Including Shower Replacement, Drywall, Ceramic Tile Installations and Full Makeovers in Cary and the Greater Raleigh Area

Local handyman company offers full bathroom remodeling services in the Triangle


DURHAM-RALEIGH-CARY - June 25, 2014 -- //24-7PressRelease// -- Craftsman Direct Handyman Home Improvement, announced today availability for all types of bathroom remodeling projects. Craftsman Direct is a Licensed General Contractor in the State of North Carolina and can provide bathroom projects from basic repairs to full renovations.

"Our craftsmen have been doing bathroom projects for many years," said Lee Mendel Smoak, President of Craftsman Direct. "We are here to do what you need - from a new toilet or shower installation to a complete bathroom makeover."

Craftsman Direct has received 55 Super Service Awards in the last three years and has been a member of the Eastern North Carolina Better Business Bureau for 8 years without a single complaint. Craftsman Direct offers a one year labor warranty on all newly completed projects by Craftsman Direct.

Learn more about Craftsman Direct Bathroom Remodeling:
Bathroom Remodeling - Cary  |  Bathroom Remodeling - Raleigh


About Craftsman Direct Handyman Home Improvement
Craftsman Direct, "Handyman Home Improvement" Inc. is a Licensed General Contractor in the State of North Carolina and a licensed home improvement contractor for home repairs and renovations in the Raleigh-Durham area, in the Winston Salem-Greensboro area, and the Rocky Mount-Greenville area. Craftsman Direct has had an A+ rating with the Eastern North Carolina Better Business Bureau for six years, is a Super Service Award Winner in 13 Categories, is a member of the Chapel Hill/Carrboro Chamber of Commerce, and a member of NARI, National Association of Remodeling Industry. Craftsman Direct offers a written price guarantee and a one year warranty on all work.

Craftsman Direct Handyman of Durham Offers Full Painting Services Including Decks, Exterior and Interior House Painting, Drywall, Ceilings and Staining Fences in Cary and the Greater Raleigh Area

Local handyman company offers full painting services in the Triangle

DURHAM-RALEIGH-CARY - May 29, 2014 -- //24-7PressRelease// -- Craftsman Direct Handyman Home Improvement, announced today availability for all types of residential painting projects: exterior and interior. Craftsman Direct is a Licensed General Contractor in the State of North Carolina and as such can do any repairs needed prior to any paint project.

"We have trained craftsmen ready to do your project," said Lee Mendel Smoak, President of Craftsman Direct. "Our experience makes us the better choice for house painting projects. We can do any repairs along the way to make your project is done right."

"Craftsman Direct has received 55 Super Service Awards in only three years. We have also been a member of the Eastern North Carolina Better Business Bureau for 8 years without a single complaint. You can trust Craftsman Direct for your various handyman and home painting projects."

Craftsman Direct offers a full two year labor warranty on all newly built projects by Craftsman Direct. Ask for details.


Learn more about Craftsman Direct Interior and Exterior Painting:
Interior House Painting - Durham  |  Raleigh Drywall and Ceiling Painting  |  Exterior House Painting - Durham


About Craftsman Direct Handyman Home Improvement
Craftsman Direct, "Handyman Home Improvement" Inc. is a Licensed General Contractor in the State of North Carolina and a licensed home improvement contractor for home repairs and renovations in the Raleigh-Durham area, in the Winston Salem-Greensboro area, and the Rocky Mount-Greenville area. Craftsman Direct has had an A+ rating with the Eastern North Carolina Better Business Bureau for six years, is a Super Service Award Winner in 13 Categories, is a member of the Chapel Hill/Carrboro Chamber of Commerce, and a member of NARI, National Association of Remodeling Industry. Craftsman Direct offers a written price guarantee and a two year warranty on all work.

Craftsman Direct Handyman of Durham Now Operating as a Licensed General Contractor for Home Improvement Projects in the Greater Raleigh and Greensboro-Winston Salem Regions

Local handyman home improvement company is now a licensed general contractor in the Triangle and the Triad

DURHAM-RALEIGH-WINSTON SALEM - April 24, 2014 -- /24-7PressRelease/ -- Craftsman Direct Handyman Home Improvement, announced today that the North Carolina General Contractor Licensing Board has determined Craftsman Direct to have satisfied all the necessary qualifications to be a Licensed General Contractor in the State of North Carolina. This license is an indicator of both excellence and accountability for the public and allows Craftsman Direct to engage in larger rebuilding or repair jobs.

"This General Contractor License is another step in the progress of our company," said Lee Mendel Smoak, President of Craftsman Direct. "We have been awarded Super Service Awards in multiple categories for the last fours years which speaks to our solid work," continued Smoak. "Now as a Licensed General Contractor we have proven ourselves and are accountable to the State of North Carolina in a formal way."

"Craftsman Direct has received 55 Super Service Awards in only three years. We are also proud of our standing with the Eastern North Carolina Better Business Bureau: 8 years without a single complaint. Now we are displaying our Licensed status as a General Contractor. You can trust Craftsman Direct for your various handyman and home improvement projects."

Craftsman Direct offers a full two year labor warranty on all newly built projects by Craftsman Direct. Ask for details.

Learn more about Craftsman Direct offerings:
Handyman Services - Durham
Wood Decks - Raleigh
Decks and Porches - Winston Salem


About Craftsman Direct Handyman Home Improvement
Craftsman Direct, "Handyman Home Improvement" Inc. is a Licensed General Contractor in the State of North Carolina and a licensed home improvement contractor for home repairs and renovations in the Raleigh-Durham area, in the Winston Salem-Greensboro area, and the Rocky Mount-Greenville area. Craftsman Direct has had an A+ rating with the Eastern North Carolina Better Business Bureau for six years, is a Super Service Award Winner in 13 Categories, is a member of the Chapel Hill/Carrboro Chamber of Commerce, and a member of NARI, National Association of Remodeling Industry. Craftsman Direct offers a written price guarantee and a two year warranty on all work.

Craftsman Direct Handyman of Durham Offering Discount Coupons for Home Improvement Projects Like Painting, Wood Rot Repairs and Wooden Deck Cleaning in the Raleigh and Greensboro-Winston Salem NC Regions

Local handyman company with great customer reviews offers cost-saving coupons in the Triangle and the Triad

DURHAM-RALEIGH-CARY - February 11, 2014 -- /24-7PressRelease/ -- Craftsman Direct Handyman Home Improvement, winner of 55 Super Service Awards in the last three years is offering discount coupons for home improvement projects in the Triangle, Triad and Eastern North Carolina. Craftsman Direct is now offering discount coupons for all handyman projects completed before the end of March.

"Handyman projects include things like small painting jobs, wood rot repair, deck cleaning-sealing, real estate punch lists and many others too numerous to mention," said Lee Mendel Smoak, President of Craftsman Direct. "The Durham Handyman market," continued Smoak, "has been our strongest market for several years since the beginning of our company. Craftsman Direct is the most qualified company to help you with all your handyman related chores. We have received 55 Super Service Awards in only three years - we are the most decorated company in Durham. We are also proud of our standing with the Eastern North Carolina Better Business Bureau: 8 years without a single complaint."

Craftsman Direct offers a full two year labor warranty on all newly built projects by Craftsman Direct. Ask for details.

Learn more about Craftsman Direct offerings:
Durham Handyman  |  Winston Salem Handyman Projects


About Craftsman Direct Handyman Home Improvement
Craftsman Direct, "Handyman Home Improvement" Inc. is a licensed home improvement contractor for home repairs and renovations in the Raleigh-Durham area, in the Winston Salem-Greensboro area, and the Rocky Mount-Greenville area. Craftsman Direct has had an A+ rating with the Eastern North Carolina Better Business Bureau for six years, is a Super Service Award Winner in 13 Categories, is a member of the Chapel Hill/Carrboro Chamber of Commerce, and a member of NARI, National Association of Remodeling Industry. Craftsman Direct offers a written price guarantee and a two year warranty on all work.

Craftsman Direct Handyman Home Improvement Named Expert Outdoor Wooden Deck, Patio and Porch Builders in the Raleigh-Durham and Greensboro-Winston Salem NC Regions

Local contractor leads the way in custom deck building in the Triangle and the Triad

DURHAM-RALEIGH-CARY - February 2, 2014 -- /24-7PressRelease/ -- Craftsman Direct Handyman Home Improvement, named by the Winston Salem Journal as experts in wooden deck, patio and porch building continues to lead the way in custom outdoor living construction.

The Journal cited Lee Smoak, Owner and President of Craftsman Direct, "...[the constructing of a professionally] built, well-maintained deck is [one of the best ways to] add value to your home." Smoak asserts that this continues to be the case.

"We specialize in custom patio, deck and porch construction," said Lee Smoak. "We are happy to use your drawings or we will work with a good engineer to design a quality customized plan. Just about anything is possible. Give us a chance to build that unique outdoor space for you."

Craftsman Direct offers a full two year labor warranty on all newly built projects by Craftsman Direct.

Learn more about Craftsman Direct offerings:
Wooden Decks - Raleigh  |  Decks-Patios-Porches - Winston Salem


About Craftsman Direct Handyman Home Improvement
Craftsman Direct, "Handyman Home Improvement" Inc. is a licensed home improvement contractor for home repairs and renovations in the Raleigh-Durham area, in the Winston Salem-Greensboro area, and the Rocky Mount-Greenville area. Craftsman Direct has had an A+ rating with the Eastern North Carolina Better Business Bureau for six years, is a Super Service Award Winner in 13 Categories, is a member of the Chapel Hill/Carrboro Chamber of Commerce, and a member of NARI, National Association of Remodeling Industry. Craftsman Direct offers a written price guarantee and a two year warranty on all work.


Craftsman Direct Handyman Remodeling of Durham Installs Kitchen Islands, Cabinets, Ceramic Tile Flooring and Countertops in the Greater Raleigh and Winston Salem Areas

Local handyman home improvement contractor installs and remodels kitchens

RALEIGH-DURHAM-CARY - January 18, 2014 -- /24-7PressRelease/ -- Craftsman Direct Handyman Home Improvement offers kitchen remodeling projects for homeowners in the greater Raleigh-Durham area and in the greater Winston Salem-Greensboro area. Craftsman Direct, the award winning kitchen remodeling contractor for the fourth straight year offers custom kitchen remodeling services.

"We specialize in giving your kitchen a new look," said Lee Mendel Smoak, President of Craftsman Direct. "A kitchen remodeling project does not have to cost you thousands and thousands of dollars. We will work with you on ideas, give you a quote and get the job done. Enlarge your kitchen island into a breakfast bar, new cabinets or countertops, or a new sink."

"We do not use prefab kits," continued Smoak, "our speciality is custom kitchen remodeling. You pick colors, materials and we will do the work. It's that simple."

Craftsman Direct remodels kitchens: ceramic tile flooring, installation of kitchen islands, new plumbing or appliances, cabinets and countertops. Craftsman Direct offers a full two year labor warranty on all original installation work.


Learn more about Craftsman Direct offerings:
Kitchen Remodeling - Raleigh  |  Kitchen Renovations - Winston Salem  |  Rocky Mount Kitchen Makeovers


About Craftsman Direct Handyman Home Improvement
Craftsman Direct, "Handyman Home Improvement" Inc. is a licensed home improvement contractor for home repairs and renovations in the Raleigh, Durham area and in the Winston Salem-Greensboro areas. Craftsman Direct has had an A+ rating with the Eastern North Carolina Better Business Bureau for six years, is a Super Service Award Winner in 13 Categories, is a member of the Chapel Hill/Carrboro Chamber of Commerce, and a member of NARI, National Association of Remodeling Industry. Craftsman Direct offers a written price guarantee and a two year warranty on all work.

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