Founder and partner Pietro Calabretta began his training and experience in Europe. Pietro worked on countless projects renovating and remodeling Italian villas, while still maintaining their old world charm. In 1989 he received his degree in Electrical and Electronics.
In 1992 Pietro moved to New York City and began working for Frustaci Contractors as a Project Supervisor. His duties included ensuring rehabilitation on multi-unit apartments in accordance with New York City regulation, specifications, and codes. He worked in this position from 1992 – 1995.
From 1996 to 1999 he worked for Knockout Construction as project manager exclusively for high end residential projects. In 2000 he incorporated his own company ALLRENOVATION CONSTRUCTION LLC.
Robert Demetrio is a partner in the company and a construction and rehabilitation specialist. Over the last twenty years he has developed his skills and eye for detail. Robert’s experience is in both the construction of a building as well as in the decorative particulars. He is adept at research and at visualizing historical periods as they were meant to be displayed in a house or building. Robert couples this with a talent for listening to his clients and developing a viable plan to bring about the successful completion of a project.
In 1988 Robert started as a NYC Union Laborer. He received his certification in asbestos safety and abatement. Robert was a part of a specialized team that was formed to remove asbestos and demolish manufacturing plants and utility companies. While on this team, he became a foreman and air quality control and demolition specialist. Additionally, he was licensed as an equipment operator.
For the last 12 years, Robert has been an entrepreneur operating successfully. Most recently, he has been engrossed in his true passion, renovating homes with the goal of structural and aesthetic perfection. The art of renovation allows him to bring his creativity and appreciation for detail to his daily work. Robert has worked along side master cabinetry and furniture artisans. He has overseen the revitalization of houses in many different styles and time periods. He has rejuvenated homes ranging from late 19th century town and carriage houses to mid-century modern and contemporary homes. Robert is currently working on the restoration of townhouses in Brooklyn and Manhattan.