Welcome to Ray Romano Contracting, an award-winning boutique company with a truly personal approach that has helped people of all walks of life achieve the space of their dreams. From sprawling prewar apartments to Madison Avenue art galleries to starter studios, we've transformed every corner of Manhattan with the skill, charm and wisdom that have made us the go-to contracting company for television personalities, sports stars, countless New York City professionals--and now, you.
With over 30 years of experience, founder, president and contracting professional, Ray Romano, brings his passion, expertise and caring personality to every job, big or small. Ray understands the physical and emotional toll a renovation can take and he puts his heart and soul into every project to make the experience as personal and carefree as possible. You may have seen him on TLC's Town Haul, the Oprah Winfrey Show and Contractors in Congress with Neil Cavuto, who said "we could use a man like Ray Romano in congress!". He has also been featured on the pages of Domino Magazine and The New York Times. He has regularly donated time and material to GLAAD fundraising events and other community focused non-for profit activities. He is currently writing a book focused on simplify contracting.
Our NYC based firm provides professional design/build services from initial concept planning and budgeting to executing all phases of construction. Our proven project teams are hand-picked for you and include licensed architects, designers and specialized artisans depending on your unique needs. We also provide direct access to our prefered vendors for guidance and cost savings. Our extensive in-house staff includes multiple, big, diverse trusted trades people house who have plumbers, electricians and artisans ensuring we never have to rely on subcontractors.
We are adept at dealing with the challenges of COOP Board negotiation and can facilitate easier, quicker approvals for any renovation.