Certification & Awards
We may be home building experts, but our learning never stops. That’s why we’re proud of our continuing education within the building and remodeling industry. For us, these distinctive certifications mean better knowledge of product lines, improved course of action for troubleshooting and increased speed in product selection and installation since our training reduces the learning curve. For the homeowner, partnering with The English Contractor gives you additional peace of mine, not only by our product expertise, but also because having a certified contractor manage your installation often means an additional product warranty in your home remodel or renovation. We’re proud to have partnered with the following companies to receive certifications
The English Contract is an authorized replacement contractor for Marvin Windows. This distinction means that we have been trained on the latest products and installation techniques to provide our customers the utmost in service and end results. We’re proud to partner with Marvin brands for your windows and doors for Cincinnati-area home renovations and home additions.
When you’re ready to renovate your kitchen, the appliance selection can be overwhelming. That’s why The English Contractor has gone through specialized training with our friends at Wolf/Subzero/Cove so we can help walk you through the options available and what will work best for your plans for your new kitchen.
The English Contractor is a James Hardie factory-trained contractor. Through our work with Hardie Board, we provide leading-edge siding products that will enhance the beauty of your home and protect it for many years to come. These siding products have superior durability, can be custom-designed to your home’s specifications and require less maintenance than conventional siding products. When you are planning to replace your siding or build a new home addition, HardiePlank, HardieShinkle and HardiePanel are all great options. Make sure you choose a contractor with this certification to make sure that your new siding is installed or repaired correctly
Schluter Shower Systems
When planning a bathroom renovation, you want to make sure that your new shower is water tight. That’s why The English Contractor has gone through training with Schluter Systems, an integrated family of products that form a fully bonded and water tight assembly for tiled showers, eliminating water leaks and vapor penetration and reducing installation time.
A home addition or new build with a foundation from insulating concrete forms (ICFs) gives the new structure several advantages, including faster installation, superior insulation and sound protection, as well as high ceiling height than traditional poured concrete or wood framing. ICF homes also have improved durability in extreme weather events and fire than traditionally built homes. The English Contractor is as trained Nudura ICF installer.
The English Contractor is also certified in the following areas:
Our team at The English Contractor helps take care of your largest investment—your home—both inside and out. We are pleased to offer Septic Installation as part of our complete home renovation offering. We are licensed and bonded by the state of Ohio to install your septic systems and help you maintain them.
Do you have a home or building built before 1978? If so, if you are planning a renovation or repair that will disturb lead-based paint, your contractor or builder must be certified and trained to follow specific work practices to prevent lead contamination. We can help you navigate through renovations of older homes and buildings, from containing the work area to managing a compliant clean up.
We’re always happy when our best work for our homeowners result in recognition by national home builder organizations. Each year, the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) honors members with the prestigious National Contractor of the Year award. We’re proud to have won Ohio Valley NARI Contractor of the Year awards in the following areas:
2019 Residential Contractor of the Year
Residential Bath $75,001-$100,000
Residential Interior Element over $30,000
Entire House $250,000-$500,000
Entire House $500,001-$750,000
2018 Residential Contractor of the Year
Residential Exterior over $200,000
Residential Interior under $75,000
Residential Kitchen from $60,001-$100,000
Universal Design Bathroom
2016 Residential Contractor of the Year
Residential Kitchen from $60,001-$100,000