About us

ABOUT LOPES CARPENTRY

They know that for some, the construction process whether large or small can be quite overwhelming. To make your project an enjoyable and worry-free experience, the group knows that communication and detailing to the client, the steps of construction are the key. They listen to each client, their budgets, needs and wants. Over the years Lopes Carpentry has identified the top challenges that homeowners say they face when renovating as; finding the right products, defining their style, making decisions with their spouse/partner, and educating themselves. With over a decade of working experience, they have the tools and processes in place to tackle these and other concerns.

At every stage from budget to permits to finish paint, you will know at what phase your project is currently and what the next steps for progress are. This open communication and inclusion of the homeowner eliminates stress, timely addresses questions, and allows for systematic design challenges/changes that over 80% of construction projects face -keeping your project on budget and on time.

With a diverse and extensive building experience that includes re-fit and build-outs for commercial and mixed use properties along with multi-unit residential projects, Lopes Carpentry and Associates provides the same focus on quality, safety, details, and communication to deliver outstanding value and product in each and every commercial or light industrial building project they manage. 

ABOUT GUY LOPES

When Guy stepped onto his first job site as an 8 year old boy he didn’t know that “going to work with dad” would turn in to a career.  After many summers and weekends working with his family’s business, at 17 years old Guy decided to make building his profession. All these many years later, that decision has not only provided a career but bloomed into a lifelong passion.   

Over the years having worked in many areas of the construction field including roofing, concrete forman and laborer has provided Guy the skills necessary to understand all of the facets of leading a construction project and more importantly his own company.  Lopes Carpentry and Associates was founded in 2006 and has been a growing North Shore company since. Collaborating with area architects, other tradesmen and through word of mouth, Guy has had the pleasure of working with many familes, organizations and businesses to achieve their construction goals. 

Guy has a strong commitment to staying ahead of construction trends and keeping current on new building technics and materials, with a heavy focus on green construction.  The company as a whole believes stronly in green building which is an attempt to build responsibly, reduce waste, and help preserve the environment. From being invloved with state and local building groups to continuing education classes, Guy is dedicated to bringing the highest quality and most knowledgeable practices to all projects. 

Most recently, having been recruited as a construction superintendent for a large Boston real estate development and investment management firm, Guy has delved even deeper in to learning new practices and honing his skills.  With an eagle-eyed focus on safety and through strategic planning through-out all phases of construction Guy has been able to come in under budget and on time on all assigned projects, all while maintaining his quality and commitment to his Lopes Carpentry and Associates endeavors. 

Certifications

Having developed long-standing and solid relationships with the various tradesmen and sub-contractors that work along Lopes Carpentry and Associates, during your project helps ensure your project stays on time and receives the detailed attention your project deserves. Aligning with only the most reliable, time-proven sub-contractors, Lopes Carpentry, and Associates are able to coordinate various aspects of your project with ease.

The construction field is forever changing.  By committing to continuing education and through their affiliation with knowledgeable groups in the field (some examples shown below), they are able to continually bring forth innovative ways to build using the most current construction methods and materials on the market today.