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Contractor Panel | TRIG Monthly Meeting

Contractor Panel | TRIG Monthly Meeting


Tuesday, February 21, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Eric Giles headshotThis month’s meeting will feature a contractor panel lead by TRIG Board Member Eric Giles.

We are featuring a panel of 5 contractors to help answer those yearning questions you have as an investor, like “What’s it gonna take to make the project deadline?!”

Here’s the lineup:

Rose & Kevin Kelleher

Precision Home Works LLC
PLS, Inc. Remodelers

4521 Pretty Lake Ave.
Norfolk, VA  23518
(757) 761-0000

Rose and Kevin Kelleher have been in business since 1999. They restructured their business in 2012 under PLS, Inc. Remodelers and opened a new division in 2016 called Precision Home Works LLC to focus on the smaller home repairs while PLS, Inc. Remodelers handled all of the major remodels and additions. PLS Inc. Remodelers is a licensed Class A General Contractor and services all of Hampton Roads. Rose and Kevin have lived in Hampton Roads for over 30 years, and have built their businesses on word of mouth and the renovations of older homes. Rose is a former Realtor® and Kevin is a retired U.S. Navy Senior Chief. Their combined experience and knowledge has helped them service many local Realtors®, investors, and private homeowners throughout coastal Virginia. Their desire is to educate the public about good and bad contractors and bring back the pride and excellence of workmanship within the building industry. They are both dedicated to giving back to the community through their support of numerous projects and programs with Greater 24, the first Positive World Network.

RAS remodeling richard shuskoRichard Shusko

RAS Remodeling

My name is Richard Shusko and I am the owner of  RAS Remodeling: a full-service remodeling, renovation and repair company. I have been a Virginia Beach resident my whole life and Graduated from Ocean Lakes High School.

After High School I served in the Military in The Untied States Marines. In the Marines my Job / MOS was Combat Electrician where I learned a lot about electrical and worked with combat engineers as well as learned many other trades / skills.

After 4 years I really enjoyed remodeling and had a strong desire to further a carrier in this field. So I worked for other contractors for 7 Years. Learning more trades as well as how to run a successful remodeling business.

In 2013 I started my own company have been helping costumers in remodeling since. My crew and I take pride in our work and do what needs to be done to make people feel happy after the job is complete. We strongly believe in repeat business and referrals and always work hard to ensure your remodeling experience goes well so you feel confident when referring us to your friends and family.

RAS Remodeling will Warranty and Guarantee in writing all work preformed by us as well as any sub contractors we use on any of our projects. RAS Remodeling  offers Hassle Free Estimates on all of our services.

Dean Thomasson housecallcompany.comDean Thomasson

House Call Company
(757) 398-1820
Servicing Hampton Roads since 1945!

Dean Thomasson is a Hampton Roads native.

He is currently the president and owner of The House Call Company.

Dean got his start in the building trades at the age of 12. He has has quite a varied career path but it has always revolved around fixing and repairing homes and businesses.

He founded Thomasson Construction in the 80s

He founded Mr. Comfort heating and cooling in the 90s

Now with his team at the House Call Company, they bring all the trades to you with one company. House Call Company, where we “Improve Lives by Improving Homes”,  and a team that continues to receive hundreds of 5 star reviews.

Dean hosted his own radio show “The Home Comfort Hotline”, and was a permanent guest on the WNIS “Ask the Expert Show” for several years.

Dean has served on various boards and commissions throughout his career.

  • Past Chairman of Qualified Gas Contractors.
  • Past Vice-chair Origin Science Association.
  • Past President Barrett Haven Transitional Home for Women.
  • Past board member for Hampton Roads Public Transportation Alliance

Dean currently serves as

  • Chairman for Portsmouth Economic Development Authority
  • Vice President for the Norfolk Rotary
  • President of the State chapter of PHCC (Plumbing Heating Cooling Contractors of America)

He has numerous accreditations and certificates and holds his class A General Contractor’s license as well as Master Mechanical, Master Gas Fitter, Master Electrical, and Master Mechanical.

He has received numerous awards from vendors and associations, but he is most proud to have had his company become the first ever recipient of the Business of the Year Award from the Christian Business Chamber.

Jeremy Mills

Home Investments and Repair
Home Investments Inc.
Hampton Roads Home Inspections

Portsmouth, VA 23704
(757) 234-5869

Contractor #2705153019

  • Owner/Operator of Home Investments and Repair 2013-2014
  • Owner/ President of Home Investments Inc. 2014-Present
  • Class B Building Contractor
  • Owner/Operator of Hampton Roads Home Inspections 2015-Present

As a General Contractor my company has executed over a million dollars in Home Improvements and Renovations.   We have done everything from Total Rehabs to minor repairs.  I have done multiple rehabs for investors, and am currently on my second rehab under my company.

Check-in begins at 6:30PM
Meeting starts at 7:00PM

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