Southern Yankee Home Services


a Raleigh Remodeling Contractor you can count on!

The professionals at Southern Yankee Home Services has provided exceptional remodeling, renovations and home additions in the greater Raleigh area and the surrounding areas since 2006. We’ve acquired a reputation for superior customer satisfaction, quality service and competitive pricing. Southern Yankee Home Services is owned and operated by, Robert F. Maher, a licensed NC General Contractor who personally meets with every customer to identify their remodeling and home improvement needs, answer all your questions, and create a unique remodeling plan just for you.


When You Contact Us

  • It is our goal to respond to all inquiries (phone, web or email) within one business day.
  • On the phone, we will take the time to learn about your project and will ask a series of questions to help better understand your needs. We will discuss the reasons you contacted us, determine if we can be of assistance, and answer your questions as completely as possible without having seen your home.
  • After discussing the work and answering your questions, we will determine whether we are able to assist you with the project.
  • We will schedule a mutually-agreeable appointment for a FREE, on-site consultation.


Your In-Home Consultation

  • We’ll listen to your project ideas, wants & needs, ask questions about how you use your home and about your lifestyle.
  • We will study the area of your home that is being considered for remodeling, draw up a site map and take any needed measurements.
  • Finally we’ll answer any questions you may have about our company.
  • Shortly after the consultation, you will receive a written proposal, usually via email.
  • As always there is no charge to receive the proposal.


When You Choose Us

  • Once you choose Southern Yankee Home Services we’ll meet with you to discuss the project details.
  • For larger projects, an architectural drawing of your project along with the plans will be finalized with your approval. We also offer 3D rendering services which will provide you a ‘photo look’ of your project so that you can see a 3D model beforehand.
  • Permits will be obtained, materials ordered, crews notified and start date entered in the job schedule.
  • We will provide you with a detailed timeline as to how the construction process will unfold, based on material delivery dates and crew availability.


During Construction

  • During construction we will monitor every phase of the process. Should unforeseen delays or conditions arise, we will provide you with updates, options and a variety of solutions so that we can remain on track as we move toward our goals.
  • Southern Yankee Home Services founder and owner, Robert F. Maher, is always accessible by phone and e-mail. If you have a question or want to share feedback regarding the progress of your project, we welcome your comments at any time.
  • All crews are trained and required to work safely, maintain a clean work site on a daily basis and promptly respond to any concern.
  • Periodically throughout the construction process, we will ask for feedback on how the project is going.


Final Details

  • Upon completion of your project, we will schedule a final walk-through, address any questions or concerns that you have.
  • Feedback from your experience helps us to maintain our superb level of service.


Southern Yankee Home Services is a trusted General Contractor and advisor to clients throughout our area. Home improvements, major renovations, home additions and outdoor spaces are made possible through our superior design process and excellent commitment to quality.

Whether you live in Apex, Cary, Fuquay Varina, Garner, Holly Springs, Raleigh, Wake Forest, Willow Spring call on us today to discuss your home remodeling needs!


Kitchen & Bathroom Remodeling Projects

kitchen-bathroom-remodeling-projectsKitchen and bathroom remodeling are the most common renovations. By updating and upgrading these common rooms in your house, you get to completely personalize your home. You can add new function and style to your house while also potentially adding to your property’s value. Read More


Adding To Your Square Footage: Additions & Garages

adding-to-your-square-footage-additions-garagesFeeling cramped? Your growing family and storage space needs can be met by completing a new home addition and/or garage. Whether you need extra bedrooms or a dedicated area for vehicles and a workshop, we can create a custom space that fits your exact specifications. Read More


Enjoying The Outdoor In Style

Make your yard a focal point of your property. We can add a sunroom, screened porch, or custom deck for your family and friends to enjoy the outdoors in style. Read More


Why You Should Choose Us For Your Raleigh Remodeling Needs

We’ve been proud to serve “The Triangle” since 2006. Typically we won’t start a new project until we’ve completed the current project. It is this dedication to quality service and drive for total customer satisfaction that separates us from the competition. We look forward to going to work for you today. Read More

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If you are looking for a Raleigh Remodeling Contractor then please call 919-418-3867 or complete our online request form.

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