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About Us

Solid Dependability

If you hire just ``anyone`` off the street, you are taking a huge risk as a homeowner. If they are injured on your property, you are liable! That cheap labor could potentially cost thousands. Sleep better at night knowing Jake and Son are both licensed and insured.

The Very Best

Rated # 1 in drywall & plaster repairs across the New Orleans metro area. Jake & Son have earned an unmatched reputation, garnering 5-star customer satisfaction reviews on Angie's List, Yelp, Facebook & Google.

Made in the USA

When you hire Jake & Son, you are supporting a local American business. We do not pick up laborers out of parking lots nor hire outside the family. In return, we re-invest in our community, supporting other local businesses..

A Family Business

Celebrating over 45 Years of Plaster, Drywall & Textures!

It’s usually the family business which offers the most personal and friendly service. Jake and Son is one of those companies. For over 50 years, Jake & Son have been making homes all across South Louisiana beautiful again; installing, repairing and refinishing the first thing people notice in your home: your walls and ceilings. We are one of the few remaining plasterers left in the New Orleans area (not to mention one of the best). Born and raised in New Orleans, Jake brings not only a fantastic physical skill set but also an unparalleled knowledge of New Orleans homes and history.

It’s About Reputation

Established in 1974, Jake & Son Plaster & Sheetrock have continued to uphold a solid reputation. With so many inexperienced, “jack-of-all-trades”, contractors popping up every day, it can be down-right scary trusting someone to do your job, let alone come inside your home. Take comfort in knowing Jake (owner), has been inside over 30,000 homes and businesses throughout the past 5 decades. He prides himself on the high level of customer service extended from the first phone call to the final wave goodbye. You will not find a better company with one of the most knowledgeable and passionate owners in this industry. Their reputation is reflected in the many positive reviews left on Angie‚Äôs List and from a perfect BBB rating. Your happiness is their satisfaction. Reputation, trust, and quality surround the company in every way – showcasing a superb example of the days when businesses used to stand behind their work, went the extra mile, and out their way. That’s what Jake and Son have always been about, in every aspect, on every job, every day.


We added it up. Over 30,000 sheetrock, plaster repairs or new installs have been completed in the near 50 years of service. Jake & Son have been inside the finest homes, businesses & Navy bases all across the New Orleans Metro and surrounding cities; earning a reputation as a trustworthy and reputable company. You can sleep at night when you hired right.

More reasons why Jake & Son is loved by South Louisiana customers.

– Fast and efficient
– Clean with very little mess
– Mindful of pets and surroundings
– Protection of floors and furniture
– Honest, fair & trustworthy advice


50 Years Experience Brings a lot to the Table


No ceiling, wall or texture job is too small. *Despite size or location, Jake & Son is committed to providing the same value and service to all their customer with:


– Committed time frames
– Accurate quotes
– All work guaranteed
– Historic home attention to detail