Custom Homes in Lowell, MA

McCarthy Contracting Corp. is a second-generation construction company, working in the areas of Massachusetts and Southern New Hampshire for over 40 years. The company started in 1960 by Robert L. McCarthy and is now being run by Robert J. McCarthy and Frank McCarthy for the past 25yrs. We specialize in additions of all types, new custom homes, framing and roofing.

Over the past 40 plus years, we have completed thousands of new homes, additions, frames and roofs. We are here to help you complete your project in a professional and timely manner.

We can come to your home and help with:

  • Planning your project, giving you the best of our expertise and past experience in home design
  • Remodeling ideas to help you choose materials for walls, flooring fixtures, and appliances
  • Estimating how much your project will cost and bring our designs in line with your budget
  • Understanding the work involved: Let you know how long the remodel should take and what, if any, disruptions will affect your routine

Remodeling the kitchen and bathroom gives you hundreds of choices in materials, appliances and fixtures. We will customize your project to reflect your personal style.


Is it time to update your old kitchen? We’ll take your ideas for a dream kitchen and create a special space just for you. Maybe you would like your sink placed in front of a uniquely designed window, overlooking your yard. Perhaps you’ve always wanted a breakfast nook with windows on three sides. Or maybe you entertain often and need a professional kitchen, with a large specialty range and sub-zero refrigerator. Your options are endless.

We can help you choose cabinets, counter tops and drawers; design a pantry for canned goods, extra dishes, serving pieces or the pots and pans you use only on occasion — no matter what your vision may be, our staff has the experience and skill to bring your dream space to life.

Flooring for the kitchen can be made from:

  • Ceramic tile
  • Concrete
  • Hardwood
  • Laminate
  • Linoleum
  • Stone

Countertop materials include:

  • Ceramic tile
  • Concrete
  • Glass
  • Laminate
  • Lava stone
  • Quartz
  • Stainless
  • Stone


We can redesign an existing bathroom or create a new one, whether it be:

  • Guest bathrooms or half baths on the first floor
  • Adjoining baths near guest bedrooms
  • Full baths off of the master bedroom or guest bedrooms

We will help you choose among hundreds of designs for fixtures, flooring, walls, sinks, tubs, shower stalls and toilets to suit your style. Of course, we can redesign any of your other rooms also, including entry hall, living room, bedrooms, family room, and perhaps a library.

Nothing would please the owners of our family business more than to help you accomplish your dreams for a renovated home, custom to your personal style, vision and lifestyle. Even if you are unsure of what you want, we can help design the perfect space for you and your family.