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Meet Michael Ross. Owner of North Bay Dry Rot Restoration.

Services include the following that may be necessary in your restoration project: Exterior Inspections, drywall repair, sub-floor replacement, painting, fence & deck repair, carpentry, light electrical,  toilet replacement, exterior trim and siding as well as structural framing.  With twenty years experience, Michael brings creativity,  problem solving, reliability and attention to detail to your projects. Rates are based on your specific project which include materials and labor.  Estimates and meeting to discuss your projects are free! References are available and encouraged.


"Michael's cooperative, meticulous and skilled work has provided me with outstanding results. He saved me thousands of dollars in future structural dry rot repairs when he discovered the problem. He did a fantastic job replacing the exterior window trim, framing and siding." 

Claudia Arron, Petaluma CA





Locating and repairing dry rot before it spreads too far can save thousands of dollars and prevent major structural damage. I use replacement materials that are either the same or better grade than your original materials.  For example, I prefer exterior trim wood made of finger-jointed Cedar however, I'll give you the choices available. Exterior fasteners are made of galvanized or stainless, rust-resistant materials. 

Whether it's building a deck, fence, or replacing rotted wood it's all about using the appropriate materials that are only of the highest quality. Combining my attention to detail with the understanding of woodworking, tools, and structures, provide you with solid results. Years ago my mentor told me this, "Any jackass can kick down a barn, but it takes a good carpenter to build one."

My experience with interior and exterior painting bring exceptional standards and consideration to your painting projects. Prep work includes careful inspection for exterior dry-rot. Most painters use an inexpensive

caulk that dries out and cracks within a couple of years. I utilize the highest quality caulking material on the market which will flex, bend and last for many years. Attention to detail

and utilizing only products that are specific to the material being finished is crucial. High-end quality paints from Sherwin Williams provide lasting results.

TESTIMONIALS  For more, visit the Testimonials page

"I own several rental properties and I can always depend on Michael to make timely, reasonably priced and accurate repairs with little or no interference to my tenents"

Gene B. Santa Rosa, CA

"Michael built a beautiful deck for my hot tub, painted and restored the exterior of my 150 year old histroic farm house and throughout the projects, he was a pleasure to work with"

Richard Shown, Santa Rosa, CA

"We had cracks in our dry wall from the crappy building that originally was done,
and also had our windows replaced.  We hired Michael Ross to fix our drywall -
he does great work, and is very reliable"

Stephanie & Gary Mickelson, Petaluma, CA