Home Remodeling in Essex, MA

“Godfrey Design-Build in three words: Honest, Dependable, Thorough. I recommend them to anyone interested in getting quality work done.”
– Jesse H.


The seasoned team of home remodelers at Godfrey Design-Build are experts at breathing new life into Essex homes. Our experienced team of design-build experts focuses on designing your new space so it compliments your family’s distinct lifestyle. We want you to wake up every day in the home of your dreams.

As Essex remodeling experts, we specialize in…

  • Adding or removing walls to maximize space and/or create additional rooms

  • Repairing or replacing floors to completely transform the look and feel of your space

  • Adding modern conveniences to historical homes

  • Anything else you can imagine – if you can dream it, we can build it

Our expert designers, architects, and construction professionals bring their trademark attention to detail to every Essex remodeling project. From the very start of your home renovation through completion, our entire team will be focused on executing your vision for your new home.

Our ultimate goal is for the finished space to transform your house into the home you’ve always imagined for your family.

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Kitchen Remodeling


Bathroom Remodeling


Deck Remodeling


Our Essex Design-Build Home Remodeling Process


Renovating your home should be an exciting process. We believe that an efficient, energizing, and enjoyable home remodeling experience results in better results and happier homeowners. At Godfrey Design-Build, our inclusive design-build remodeling process leverages a streamlined method that’s designed for your pleasure and enjoyment.

Our team will manage the nitty-gritty details of the design and planning process, providing plenty of opportunity for you to give feedback. We’ll schedule all architects, designers, carpenters, and other workers, managing timelines to make sure your remodeling project stays on schedule. We’ll also ensure the quality meets our high standards and the budget stays on track.

The result is a space that’s delivered on time, on budget, and exactly as you imagined.


When you work with Godfrey Design-Build on your Essex home remodel, we’ll…

  1. Manage the entire project from start to finish

  2. Maintain clear communication throughout the process

  3. Execute your home remodeling and design vision on time and on budget

  4. Utilize our seasoned team of expert professionals

  5. Manage timelines, schedules, and meet every deadline for your project

  6. Keep an eye on potential issues, resolving problems before they start

You’ll love working with your talented team. We can’t wait to bring your dream home in Essex to life!

We can’t wait to hear about your Essex remodeling project!

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What Our Clients Say

“Pat and his team delivered the best possible experience on all levels. Pat is always responsive to questions and is well organized. His design ideas were far beyond what I could have come up with. Everyone Pat had working on our house was kind, efficient, and completed excellent work.”
-- Bryna M

“Pat is everything we could have asked for in a contractor for our first big home renovation project after moving to the North Shore. Very pleased with how well everything came out! On the job Pat is always professional, on-time and cleaned up the job site well. There were no long delays in getting the job completed. In short, Very pleased overall with the quality of work and the professional demeanor in which Pat and his crew operate.”
-- Tim W.

About Godfrey Design-Build, LLC

Pat Godfrey founded Godfrey Design-Build, LLC with one goal in mind: making home remodeling and construction projects easier for Ipswich homeowners.

With over 15 years of construction industry experience and a degree in economics, Pat understands how to deliver the best remodeling experience and is dedicated to keeping projects on time and on budget while helping homeowners achieve the home of their dreams.

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