John J. Read Construction

Full Service Contractor

33 Manicknung Lane Stratton, VT 05360 | 802-896-9997 (Office) - 802-579-0073 (Cell)


New Home Construction

Superior Quality Construction


JJR builds top quality, energy efficient timber framed, conventionally framed, and log homes, from concept to completion.

Attention to Every Detail


JJR works with clients to select the materials and construction styles that best suit their specific tastes and aesthetic wishes. JJR then attends to every detail to ensure the finished product is of superior quality.

Timber Frame Construction


JJR can construct any style home, but we have a particular expertise in post and beam construction. We use timber frame cut locally in Vermont.



John J. Read Construction Corporation is a full service general contracting firm. We serve Southern Vermont, including the towns of Stratton, Winhall, Londonderry, Manchester, Dover, Jamaica, Wardsboro, and Wilmington. Our specialty is building quality Vermont homes. Whether you are looking to build a new rustic vacation home or year round residence or to open a new business and need customized construction, our Vermont craftsmen can deliver a superior product, at a competitive price and on schedule.

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Handcrafted Wood Furniture


In addition to construction, John J. Read Construction Corp. specializes in designing and building handcrafted, custom furniture and cabinets from our temperature and humidity controlled workshop nestled in the woods in Stratton, Vermont. We use sustainable local hardwoods often harvested from our 40-acre property.

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Property Management

John J. Read Construction Corporation, located in Stratton, VT, can service all of the home maintenance, management and caretaking needs for your Southern Vermont home. We have a dedicated team of property management specialists and state-of-the-art machines and equipment. Our goal is to take the stress out of Vermont home ownership, and to maximize the beauty of your house and grounds.

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