the WORKS team

We are ready to help you lift your project off
paper and into the real world.

For Architects & Interior Designers

As an architect or interior designer, you want a general contractor you can trust with your clients and vision. WORKS by Jesse DeBenedictis is your partner in bringing your vision to life and bringing joy and satisfaction to your clients on the North Shore of Boston.

Whether your vision includes customized cabinetry or an historic home renovation, whether the scope of your architectural or interior design project extends to thousands or hundreds of thousands of dollars, the WORKS team has the knowledge, skills and experience to:

  • Understand construction documents
  • Ensure solid, superior construction, from chimney to foundation, inside and out
  • Handcraft the finest details, from the curve of a balustrade to an ornamental cornice
  • Optimize materials, time and budget
  • Respect your client relationship
  • Keep you fully informed and respond promptly
    to queries

Fully licensed by the state of Massachusetts (# CS 91245 and HIC # 132798), WORKS by Jesse DeBenedictis has developed a loyal clientele in Marblehead, Beverly, Salem, Ipswich, Essex, Rockport, Gloucester, Manchester-by-the-Sea and other towns on Boston’s North Shore. Those clients include architects and interior designers who recognize our high standards and our contribution to their projects by returning to us again and again.

We are the only fully licensed contractor in the region who offers Buildertrend, an online tool specifically designed for managing projects. Buildertrend keeps you informed of onsite progress through daily postings and photos from the WORKS team; allows you to raise and answer questions before small matters become crises; and provides a clear record that can be accessed at any time.

The WORKS team, led by owner and general contractor Jesse DeBenedictis, is ready to help you lift your project off paper and into the real world. Call us today.

  • The WORKS by Jesse DeBenedictis team has been completing projects in our home since 2007. We have had major and minor repairs completed, including stripping and reinstalling ceilings and floors, replacing and improving insulation, installing carpet, structural repairs on the exterior of the home, and gutter maintenance. The team is excellent. Melissa, Gloucester MA

  • Jesse DeBenedictis is an honest, talented and very accommodating contractor. Jesse has performed numerous projects for us and we have found his work to be of the highest quality craftsmanship. Jesse is extremely conscientious and hardworking. Linda and Richard, Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA

  • I was very pleased with the renovations and repair work done by Jesse DeBenedictis – WORKS. He and his crew did a great job and far exceeded my expectations. They were professional and hard working and were thorough at detecting unknown problems and fixing them the right way. Jesse was always available to explain things and offered complete and thorough information regarding the cost of the project. Lynn, Gloucester, MA

  • We have been clients of Jesse and his associates for the past three years, during which time we have begun major remodeling of our entire home. He has completed a complete demolition. William and Mary Ellen, Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA

  • As past and future clients of WORKS by Jesse DeBenedictis, we want to express our complete confidence in his workmanship and dependability. We hired him at the suggestion of Joan Davis, Designer, who recommended him so highly that we didn't feel the need to look further. Lee and John, Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA

  • I have worked on several projects with Jesse the past year ranging in size and complexity. His approach is professional & well managed with unsurpassed quality.Brendan O’Donoghue, Ebben Creek Architecture

  • Details are important…. As an architect, I work to achieve the desired aesthetic of each individual client. Jesse understands that the architect/builder/client relationship is a critical component to any successful design and construction process…. Jesse is committed to getting the details right on each and every project which he takes up and accomplish.Karl Damitz, Architect & Principal, FourFold Design

  • WORKS by Jesse DeBenedictis has always provided expert work for my design projects. Jesse employs the most experienced crew… friendly and aware of the client’s needs. The team works a project in the most efficient and noninvasive way, making the construction process less stressful for all! Susan A. Williams, Interior Designer, Beverly Farms, MA