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#123 Mar 21, 2011
Bray did my driveway almost three years ago and it heaved within the first winter. it will settle and be ok he says ,we will be back to look at it.still waiting .THIS GUY'S WORK PLAIN OUT SUCKS!!!!!!!!! HOPE THE BASTARD GOES UNDER!

Watertown, NY

#125 Nov 17, 2011
Did JAMES BRAY get THUMPED by a coworker on 11-16

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United States

#127 Dec 17, 2011
I have personally not had a problem so maybe you all should stop your whining like you are children

Manlius, NY

#128 Jan 18, 2012
Local Citizen wrote:
One of my friends had Parks Paving do their driveway and he did a really nice job.
tad parks learned how to do good work, no like jim bray. tad is a great guy.

Manlius, NY

#129 Jan 23, 2012
marcy wrote:
<quoted text>
tad parks learned how to do good work, no like jim bray. tad is a great guy.
i agree tad does a great job did my drive way and he is a very good business man. james bray should take a lesson from him. oh i forgot he took lesson from his dad who also sucks. parks is the way to go no brays at all

Liverpool, NY

#130 Jan 23, 2012
You all are idiots, get your facts straight. James Bray paving did not go "belly up", in fact they just bought another brand new truck. As for his wife Sandy driving a garbage truck, not quite... She is the owner of Humpf/Allen sanitation. Which yes they pick up garbage but she isn't doing it. As far as James Bray paving moving... Shop has been in the same place for years. Maybe he isn't a pleasant guy but you are all jealous because he is so successful. Leave his father out of this, he is very sick and isn't even working at this time. Before you post things you should get your story straight because you all look like morons.
pissed off customer

Westfield, MA

#131 Jan 23, 2012
Jim is nothing but a lying crook. He'll tell you one thing when he comes to give you an estimate and then not do anything he says he is going to do and blame others for your problems that you have with your driveway. Stay as far away from this guy as you can. You call him and he'll tell you over and over again that he will be back to look at his work and never shows. I dont know anyone in there right mind that knows this guy that would stick up for him. Karma will eventually come back and get this low life POS.

United States

#132 Jan 26, 2012
Is that James Bray is todays od?
north utica

Manlius, NY

#133 Feb 7, 2012
Paul wrote:
hey, just skip pavement, and get a paver driveway. lasts 5 times longer than a pavement driveway, never need to seal it like you do frequently on pavement, costs more, but there is very little can plow it in the winter, and do whatever all year....check out the radisson hotel...they have one, and its great. i know a great place to go in clinton...Daves Landscape. straight forward guy, no suprises. make sure its not dave strife in utica though!!!!
isnt daves landscaping dave strife? he is ok isnt he?
Pissed off Momma

Central Square, NY

#134 Jun 19, 2012
I never had them do my driveway but I did have to deal with the idiots blocking off Sulpher Springs Rd. in Sauquoit.
ex worker

Utica, NY

#135 Sep 4, 2013
i used to work for jimmy and his old man. the quality of work is whatever he can get away with. if you want a black strip to park your car on, he will give you that. if you want something with a base and drainage that will last they will give you that but, you need to ask. and he is in too much of a hurry to give anything other than an estimate. Tadd Parks worked for a professional paving company and then Brays. jimmy picked up enough knowledge from Tadd to get by. big shiny trucks run by kids is not the way to do a quality job. look for a crew doing a driveway that's mostly over 45 years old and the owner is driving a truck 5+ years old. that's who you go with. and GET SEVERAL ESTIMATES AND COMPARE THEM! shop and save!
just a thought

Utica, NY

#136 Sep 4, 2013
how long do u think the parking lot at the OLIVE GARDEN will last me I guess a year if they r lucky

Utica, NY

#137 Sep 21, 2013
wow was thinking the same thing when I saw who was doing the job.He will tell them that their PLOW TRUCKS CRACK THEIR PARKING LOT.

New Berlin, NY

#138 Sep 22, 2013
They did good work on our driveway, 10 years and still good. Had alot of compliments and have recommended him to friends and neighbors they too didnt have any complaints. Nice work.

Utica, NY

#139 Feb 24, 2014
I think he is a great man he paved my driveway and i love it i hsve never had a problem with mr. bray

Utica, NY

#140 Feb 24, 2014
concerned shopper wrote:
I didn't know that 'JAMES BRAY PAVING DID SMALL JOBS' but for the past several winters I have seen loaders,pickups,and salter trucks WITH THE NAME JAMES BRAY PAVING ON THEM at'NORTH UTICA WALMART'guess its true he helps out the 'LITTLE PEOPLE'....THANK YOU JIMMY BRAY FOR MAKING IT NOT HAZARDOUS TO SHOP FOR US SENIOR CITIZENS!!!!!!!!

That really nice and very true thanks so much for dsupporting my dad :)
just sayin

Utica, NY

#141 Feb 24, 2014

Utica, NY

#142 Feb 25, 2014
My Uncles a TIRD .

Unadilla, NY

#143 Feb 27, 2014
Great work honest and hard working makes you successful. Some people should try it. Keep up the good work James. He has done work for myself and and friends and I would recommend him.

Unadilla, NY

#144 Feb 27, 2014
Tad Parks learned from Brays check your facts

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