Peter Hanaray

About Peter Hanaray

Peter Hanaray was born in New Zealand. Prior to coming to the U.S. he was a manager on a 12,000 acre sheep and cattle ranch in the central North Island. He managed the day-to-day operations and staff. Peter immigrated to the U.S. and started working for a General Engineering Contractor installing retaining walls, underground drainage and sewers, operating equipment, and running crews. He then received his General Contractor license in 2005. Since the beginning, all of his work has been by referral only. Peter is committed to excellence in every aspect of the business. He approaches each job with attention to detail and top quality control. He works only with subcontractors that he has personally vetted throughout the years. Peter’s core business belief is that if he exceeds expectations with every customer, he will receive years of referrals to family and friends. That has been the case since launching Hanaray Construction in 2005.

Getting More Space in a Home Addition

Building a house addition opens all sorts of opportunities for more space and ways to use the family home, but getting more space in a home doesn't necessarily mean punching out a wall and building outward. Increasing the amount of square footage in a home might involve removing interior walls, building upward instead of outward, [...]

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What You Should Know About Your Home Remodeling Contractor

Home remodeling contractors operate all over the country and provide services as comprehensive as building custom homes and as specialized as remodeling specific sections of the house. Whether you're trying to find a home contractor to build your dream home, or you're looking for someone to update your old bathroom, there are some questions to [...]

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Pricing Your Kitchen Remodel

A kitchen remodel may cost a few thousand dollars, or it may cost enough that the only way to finance it is to apply for a home equity loan or home equity line of credit. Most kitchen remodeling projects fall somewhere in between "cheap" and "outrageously expensive," but you don't necessarily need to pay top-end [...]

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How Do You Start a Home Remodel?

You might have all sorts of ideas for updating your house, but how do you start a home remodel that will offer the best result? Do you wait until you have enough money to remodel your entire house? Do you take on projects one at a time to enjoy the least amount of interruption in [...]

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Basement Remodeling Tips

Basement remodeling is an excellent project for any homeowner who wants to add a useful and beneficial room to their home. From decked-out entertainment centers to rental opportunities, basements are an ideal space for remodeling and finishing because they’re already an existing space within your home. Here are some tips to remember when you’re deciding [...]

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Kitchen Remodeling for a Modern and Functional Space

Is it time to begin planning a kitchen remodeling project in your home? The kitchen is one of the most frequently used rooms in your home, and it's a space where you must often accomplish a lot without much time at your disposal. A kitchen that isn't arranged in an ergonomic manner or which is [...]

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Creating a Home Office in an Extra Room

If you recently had a child move out after college or you moved into a home with a significant number of bedrooms, you might be in possession of an extra room in your house. There are traditional options available for remodeling the space like a home office or a guest bedroom, as well as versatile [...]

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Dealing with Unexpected Remodeling Problems

There's nothing like finishing the plan for your home improvement project and running into an unexpected remodeling problem that delays the completion of the project. Delays can increase costs, and unexpected problems can mean you have to make changes to your original plan. Whether you're redoing a dated kitchen that's full of forty-year-old appliances, or [...]

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Remodeling Contractor Hiring Tips

Remodeling a home usually starts with a simple idea and ends with a plan, a contractor, and a brand new space, and it's helpful to follow some general remodeling contractor hiring tips when jumping into a home remodeling project. Here are some simple pieces of advice to consider as you remodel your bathroom, upgrade your [...]

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Avoid Bathroom Remodeling Mistakes

A functional and clean bathroom should be the goal of every bathroom remodeling project, but there are many possible pitfalls that you may encounter along the way. From bloated budgets to forgetting essential elements in your redesign of the space, these pitfalls can lessen the positive impact of your remodeling project. Here are a few [...]

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