Philosophy of Building

At Jack Finn & Co. we pride ourselves on our ability to tailor each project to the needs and expectations of our clients.

Whether our clients know exactly what they want or require guidance as the scope of the project takes shape, our years of experience as well as an ability to tap a broad coalition of relationships with architects, engineers, designers, suppliers and subcontractors, allows us to adapt to our client’s needs and offer as much guidance as is desired in terms of the vision, scope and cost effectiveness of the project.

Jack Finn & Company Building Contractors, LLC – Our Story

Jack Finn & Company, building contractors has been in business in the Montclair, NJ area since 1980. Known locally as a residential renovator and custom home builder, Jack’s construction team of experienced project managers, carpenters and tradesmen brings their expertise to the construction site for a timely completion of every job, with elegant results 

Since 2006, the company has also completed a variety of interesting commercial renovation projects, including two LEED Gold commercial buildings in Montclair, Greenworks and Academy Square, the former Kimberley School/Gibbs Secretarial College.  The multi-award winning Hillside Square in Montclair, NJ, formerly the Church of Christ Scientist, and now a new “Green” office building, has been completed.

After the success of Hillside Square, the Christian Science congregation in Red Bank, NJ initiated a similar renovation project with construction on-going in 2014, and completion expected 2015.

In addition we have also completed a number of interesting commercial renovation projects such as Brassworks on Grove and Fairchilds Market.

Our commitment to YOU

Elegant results!
Experienced Tradesmen
Commercial LEED
Green Building


Because our team at Jack Finn & Company building contractors, includes such experienced professionals with such unique skillsets we are able to offer our services to clients with a similarly large range of unique projects.

Our projects include small bathrooms and kitchens, large scale interior alterations, small and large additions, new custom-built homes and adaptive re-use projects.

Our Press and Awards!

Articles and Special Building Awards.


    Mentioned in the NY Times
    From Tired Buildings To Slick New Offices (download)

  • Baristanet - Renovation Report: Montclair, NJ

    There’s been had a lot of talk about teardowns and homes that seem incongruous in relation to the homes around them, but here’s a look at an older home that underwent a renovation without a radical change to its exterior height or footprint… (read more)

  • Jack Finn & Company featured in Montclair Magazine

    PROJECT MANAGER: “Rachael is incredibly talented with green design, and mixing old and new. And Tom Minden, the project manager, is a perfectionist, and no detail was overlooked. If there were hiccups, we never knew about them!.”

    Finn testimonial View the Article

      1. Mandatory Credit: North Jersey Media Group / Montclair Magazine
  • Open House on NBC features, Hillside Square

    Open House on NBC features, Hillside Square a Jack Finn Building Contractor project detailing the renovation and adaptive reuse of the building.

    “Eco-conscious interior designer Robin Wilson is out with her latest book, “Clean Design, Wellness For Your Lifestyle” and she’s taking us on a tour of a co-working office space in Montclair, NJ that’s mastered the three Rs: reused, re-purposed and reclaimed.”

    Find out how to incorporate reused, re-purposed, and reclaimed while staying stylish by contacting us.