CARPENTRY

Decks Installed & Wood
Railings Repaired in Los Angeles (Westside)

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Edward’s Enterprises’ eager team of employees is ready to help you with repair and remodel services around a Sawtelle Boulevard commercial location, Westside Pavillion shops, your Mar Vista home, or a Westwood office.
 

Our crew receives calls on decking handrail, finding colors & brands for your composite installation or sun exposure repair for home or business projects. We have ready solutions for replacing your wood deck, sealing services, water damage, or replacing stair lighting.

Wondering how Edward’s Enterprises’ can improve or repair your office or home in West Los Angeles, what our hourly rates are, or what our services cover? Let’s start answering your questions below!

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Edward’s Enterprises can do many wood & composite deck repairs in Los Angeles (Westside) such as:

 

  • New decks installed
  • Dry rot deck repairs
  • Refinishing decking
  • Painting decking
  • Replacing bad deck posts
  • Repairing deck railings
  • Adding deck stair lighting
  • Replacing deck shade covers
  • Deck cloth sails installed
  • Moving deck receptacles
  • Re-supporting sagging decks
  • Fixing sun damaged decks
  • Pressure washing decks
  • Coating old deck planking
  • Adding deck privacy lattice
  • Swapping wood with composite decking

Wondering if we can assist you with your wood deck replacement? Call our team to explain your deck repair project goals!

Edward’s Enterprises’ rates for Los Angeles (Westside) wood deck repair projects start at:

 

$189* for the first hour of each trip & $119 an hour after that (that’s for 2 employees)

 
Rates listed above are the usual check or cash rates per hour for labor charged to our customers for repairing & installing new wood or composite decking & railing (not including dump disposal fees or materials). Larger deck projects may need an onsite consultation before starting any work. This way we can take measurements, photographs, & prepare a material & scope of work plan.

We charge for all time included in a customer’s project, including purchasing or delivering materials, & offsite work like painting lumber prior to an installation, or for the time to haul away debris. This allows us to take on smaller projects for our railing & decking clients, rather than only lump sum projects with much higher minimums to show up.
 
Thanks to our processing partner PayPal, we do accept most major credit & debit cards now! Rates are slightly higher, please call our office for all of the details.
 
*$169 to $189 is the first hour of work charge depending on zip code of the job location. Some exclusions do apply, like same-day, after hours or weekend service or customers with pre-arranged billing agreements. Communities outside of our area of operations will be charged additional travel costs. We would be happy to answer any of your pricing questions, please call for details!

“Edward’s Enterprises has done several jobs for us both small and large and all have been done with a level of expertise and professionalism that any one can appreciate. Edward personally goes that extra step to make sure everything is done correct the first time.”

- Eric S. | Residential Customer

“I would highly recommend Edward’s Enterprises to everyone…”

- Liz L. | Camarillo Handyman Customer

Reasons to select Edward’s Enterprises for your next carpentry repair project include:

 

EE Check Licensed: We are a licensed General & Plumbing Contractor with the Contractor’s State License Board (B857752) since 2005.

 

EE CheckCommunication: We communicate appointment scheduling, invoicing, estimates, & more by phone & email to keep our rough carpentry customers “in the loop”.

 

EE Check Established Company: Edward’s Enterprises has been a locally owned & operated small business since 1896.

 

EE Check Insured: Insured to protect our residential & commercial customers as well as our employees.

 

EE CheckResponsive: Available by phone & email, our team is responsive to our customers & will communicate with you before, during, & after your finish carpentry project.

 

EE CheckClear Information: We explain our hourly rates on our website & by phone before we schedule any work so that you know what we charge.

 
 
Review your EE Check list to see how Edward’s Enterprises can provide you with top notch service.

You can contact Edward’s Enterprises about our finish & rough carpentry services by filling out our handy form below:

 

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If forms & emails are a real drag for you, then give our office a CALL:
 

424-203-2441

 
A real live person will (unless the Zombie apocalypse has finally happened or every line is busy) answer!

Our office is open from 8am to 5pm Pacific Standard Time Monday to Friday.
We are available after hours & on weekends by phone for emergencies.

Edward’s Enterprises carpentry repair services is usually available:

 

Office: Monday through Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm by phone in our office to schedule carpentry projects & ask questions about service.

 
Field: As far as scheduling work, for our typical rates listed above (I know we didn’t skip that section) we normally schedule work Monday through Friday from 7am to 4pm (holidays, meetings, kids with flus may affect availability).

Most projects get a 2 hour window of arrival, so expect something like 7am to 9am, or 10am to 12pm, or even 1pm to 3pm window.
 
We are available for emergency carpentry work based on a first come first serve system & whether or not we have a crew available. Expect to pay more for these types of calls (we have employees & overtime is what it is).
 
If you need us to come outside of those times, expect to pay a bit more, or experience different restrictions like job minimums, etc.

Edward’s Enterprises’ service region covers Los Angeles (Westside), CA 90024, 90025, 90034, 90049, 90064, 90066 and 90077 & surrounding communities.

 

To see if we can handle a carpentry improvement project at your office, store or home, you can check a few places:

 

There is a helpful site menu drop down called “Cities”. Select that & you can see if your city is in our “service area”.

 
You can call us at 424-203-2441 & give us your “exact” coordinates.
 
If you don’t see your community on the list, but you’re close by give us a call. We may be able to service your carpentry repair request or schedule an onsite consultation for an additional minimum hour charge and/or travel charge.

Anawalt Lumber, Hardware & Nursery in West Los Angeles
11060 West Pico Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90064

Click here to contact them for help with your DIY project!

There are many different ways to clean a deck, some of these depend on the type of wood.
 
The first cleaning option is to use a weakened solution of TSP (trisodium phosphate) which you can purchase from any paint shop. Add a little bit of household washing-up liquid & then first try it on a sample area, once you see how it reacts then use it on the rest of the deck.
 
The next option is to use a weak solution of citric acid to help brighten up old grayed timbers. However, do not use chlorine-based bleaches because even though they will rid your deck of algae & mildew, they will also break down the lignin in the deck timber.
 
Another option is to use Hydrogen Peroxide, which will lighten old timbers & evaporates away leaving no residue.
 
After you have cleaned your deck & brightened it up if wanted, then it is time for the sealing. Use a waterproof deck sealer because it will repel water & make the desk last longer. To apply the sealer, use a pad with a little reservoir & brush the sealer on. Make sure to evenly coat it all over the deck surface & then let it dry. After about an hour or so of drying time, buff the surface to remove wet excess.

Paint Recycling

Orchard Supply Hardware
2020 S. Bundy Dr. W.
Los Angeles, CA 90025
(310) 571-3838

For more information, check out Los Angeles (Westside) Paint Recycling Online.

Electronic Recycling

UCLA SAFE Collection Center
550 Charles E Young Dr. W
Los Angeles, CA 90095
(800) 988-6942

For more information, check out Los Angeles (Westside) Electronic Recycling Online.

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