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Bree-Z-Knoll Farm Addition

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One of our commercial projects is a pole barn addition at the Bree-Z-Knoll Farm, in Leyden, MA. It’s a 96- X 62-foot expansion designed and engineered with all Microllam® LVL beams using notched bracing and fasteners. The metal roof features translucent panels to provide natural lighting.Bree-Z-Knoll Farm, on 350 beautiful hillside acres in Leyden, MA […]

Exterior Finishes

The Fourth Generation

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The Penfield family has been building quality homes and projects in and around Franklyn County since 1970. Now, a fourth generation of Penfields is getting into the act with helpful hints and “safety talk” as the long line of community service continues.

Additions

SLIDESHOW: The Overhang Project

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The Overhang project.

The Overhang Here's a quick video showing how we built a new overhang for a client, matching the architectural details of an overhang elsewhere on the home. "Safety Blake" makes a cameo appearance. Posted by RG Penfield and Sons, Inc. Building Contractors on Friday, April 20, 2018

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THE RESULTS ARE IN!

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No. 1 Building contractor award.

R.G. Penfield & Sons has been voted the No. 1 Building Contractor in a poll of Greenfield Recorder readers. For the second year running, R.G. Penfield & Sons came out on top as the “Franklin Favorite” of Recorder readers, who recommend their favorite businesses in the annual Franklin County Favorites survey. A big THANK YOU […]

Exterior Finishes

Water damage can destroy your home

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Water damaged brick

A top-to-bottom house tour to get your home shipshape for spring. By SHEILA QUINLIVAN For The Recorder   GREENFIELD – Water can destroy your home on so many levels. Water damage can cost thousands of dollars, harm your health and depreciate the value of your most valuable asset. Fortunately, with some preventive measures, water damage […]

Customer Reviews

Note from a happy client

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We very much appreciate this complimentary note from Chris Beaulieu upon completion of work at her home this summer and fall. The work included installing vinyl siding with a lifetime transferable manufacturer guarantee. We also installed National Vinyl windows, and the IKO Roof Fast System to her second floor rear dormers.

Exterior Finishes

Wood rot removal and repair

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Finding wood rot

Properly repairing dry rot damage is a job for trained and experienced professionals. It requires the elimination of conditions that allowed moisture into the area that caused the problem. This means opening up the area of rot sufficiently to expose the entire area of rot and beyond. Dry rot, caused by moisture-triggered fungus, can undermine […]

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Vinyl siding heat wave

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hot siding

Does your home have a vinyl siding problem? Your home deserves the best! Whether you’re re-siding your home or building from the ground up, the quality of the installation job is just as important as the quality of the product. Improper installation of vinyl siding is the primary cause of poor product performance and customer […]