Founded in 1998, American Contracting Services, Inc. is a general contractor specializing in residential and commercial renovations.
In 2022 we celebrate our 24th year, operating out of our own building in Towson, just north of the Beltway. Our residential renovations include additions, kitchens, bathrooms, basements, garages and outdoor living spaces. We also specialize in the modification of homes to accommodate those looking to age in place or who have significant medical issues or disabilities. Our commercial division projects include tenant fit outs and renovations of existing buildings for new purposes.
Our company has earned a solid reputation as an honest and reliable contractor. We have been awarded
Remodeler of the Year Awards from the Maryland Improvement Contractors Association in various categories
each year since 1999.
In addition, we have held an A+ rating from the Maryland Better Business Bureau and an A rating from Angie’s List for years.
Our co-owners, Timothy Lanocha and W. Bruce Quackenbush, Jr., are active professionals in the remodeling
Tim is a former board member of a state-wide professional organization of remodeling contractors, the Maryland Improvement Contractors Association. He serves often as an expert witness in court cases involving remodeling contractors.
Bruce was appointed by the governor in 2013 to the Maryland Home Improvement Commission, the agency that regulates the 30,000+ licensed contractors in the state. He is Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Greater Maryland Better Business Bureau and is Chairman of the BBB’s Standards and Compliance Committee. He is President of the Episcopal Housing Corporation, a Baltimore based non-profit that develops low and moderate income housing projects in the metropolitan area and also serves as Vice President of the Historical Society of Baltimore County.
Kristin Durrence joined us in 2017. She has dual roles as our bookkeeper and as one of our residential project managers. She has been in construction for seven years and is currently working to finish her bachelor’s degree in construction management.
Sean Monaghan is a residential and commercial project manager. A graduate of Salisbury University he has been a construction manager for 13 years. He most recently was a construction manager at Delbert Adams Construction Group.
Dana Moyer is our Interior Designer. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Interior Design in 2011. She has worked with new home builders, government projects, commercial and residential customers. She came to us from Kirk Designs where she assisted with floor plans, customer selections and overall project designs.
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Located In Towson
Our office is located in Towson, Maryland. It includes space for design and consultation for your next project.
American Contracting has been serving primarily Baltimore City, Baltimore County, Howard County, Harford County and Anne Arundel County.
“My wife and I recently had American Contracting Services renovate our kitchen and 3 bathrooms. We can’t say enough about the excellent job they did. Tim, Bruce, Kristin and Rachel worked with us throughout the process. We highly recommend their services for any renovation project you may have. We will not hesitate to use them again.”
-Bob Foote – Google Review