2016 EBSCO Research Best Pick

Echols Home Improvements

18th year as a Best Pick

  • A-Rated
  • Verified General Liability
  • Verified Workers' Comp

Our employees make the difference. The crews are in-house, know what they're doing, and are supervised every day. Our sales approach is low key and simple: 'Here is a fair price using the best materials and workmen, and we'll keep every promise we make.'

Mark Ashe | President

Areas Served:

North Atlanta, Cherokee, Dunwoody/Sandy Springs, Gwinnett/East Metro, Roswell, Alpharetta, Johns Creek & Cumming, Cobb/Marietta

  • Services Offered
    Echols Home Improvements installs siding, windows, and doors. The company also offers carpentry repair, exterior home painting, siding and gutter installation, basement refinishing, roof repair and replacement, attic insulation, and deck work. The company charges a $20 fee for carpentry repair bids and offers free estimates on all other types of work.
  • Company History
    Frank Echols founded the company in 1960. It is currently run by Frank's stepson, Mark Ashe, who began working for Echols in 1973.
  • Employee Information
    According to Echols, many employees have been with the company for more than 20 years.
  • Additional Information
    Every window and door installation performed by Echols is supervised on-site by Armando Cartaya, a partner in the business who has over 30 years of installation experience. Armando is responsible for work quality and customer satisfaction.

Select Quotes from Customer Interviews

A selection of 344 homeowner reviews:


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It went very well. They did a deck last fall, and we're very pleased with it. I would say they're an A grade.
They were very thorough. I would grade them an A.
Echols ended up doing the work. They were prompt and did what they said they would do. We had a leak that they had to repair. I found them in the Best Pick Reports. I would grade them an A.
It went very well. They just came and did the job very quietly, I paid them, and everything was fine. I found them through Best Picks. I think I found them through the book. I would grade them an A—there were no issues.
They did a fine job. They were quick to respond. They came when they said they would. They completed the repairs pretty quickly. Everything went very well, and I was very happy with them. I would call them again. I would recommend them. I'd say they deserve an A-. I don't remember how I found them.
I liked everything about Echols Home Improvements from beginning to end. They were honest, they did a great job, and they cleaned up great. I would give them an A++.
Echols took some time with us, answered all of our questions, and gave us a very detailed bid, as we requested. The job head checked in every day with the crew, and the crew was very quiet, very quick, and very clean. They did replacement windows and siding, and they painted the siding and replaced the deck. They earned an A+ grade.
They showed up when they were supposed to, and they went over and above to do the job correctly. I would recommend them. They deserve an A+.
I would rate Echols Home Improvements as a ten. They were great and fantastic—they get an A.
They changed some kind of vent or something that they cut through, and it went great. I was really pleased. I'd give them an A, I think.

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