If you've ever been involved with a remodel or major construction job in the past, you know that picking the best general contractors in your area is crucial. Top construction teams will execute the plans set out by you and your architect without a hitch. Incapable contractors are sure to create more issues than they resolve - especailly in the long-term. Why is this list free?

Prosper Construction
#1 of 17 Best Contractors
★★★★★

Prosper Construction Development is a general contractor in the San Francisco Bay Area. With three branches – in Burlingame, San Francisco, and Pleasanton – the company can service much of the region. Prosper has a three-pronged approach to renovation and new construction: Design, Demolish, Develop. The design stage is updated to include the latest 3D rendering technology so that customers can have an image of their future completed project. The demolish stage ensures a clean slate from which to begin work. The develop stage brings all of the expertise of the team to the table to achieve the customer’s desired outcome. With a plethora of services, Prosper Construction Development strives to satisfy the needs of numerous clients.

S&I Construction
#2 of 17 Top General Contractors
★★★★★

S & I Construction is a construction company that offers large-scale project services. It has one office in southern California and another office in the San Francisco Bay Area. S & I Construction has a wide selection of services in the realm of renovation and remodeling. These services vary and include such projects as stucco work, patio additions and renovations, and framing and roofing. The company has a unique approach in that it takes customers to the suppliers who will be supplying the construction materials. Customers are directly involved in every step of planning, design, and implementation. S & I Construction strives to pay attention to the smallest details and to use the latest technology and clear communication to ensure client satisfaction.

Mares & Dow
#3 of 17 Leading Remodeling Companies
★★★★★

Mares and Dow is a general contractor that has been in business for over 35 years. It has offices in the city of San Francisco and the East Bay and serves the entire San Francisco Bay Area. It offers renovations for both residential and business properties. While focusing mainly on residential repair, remodels, and renovations, it also has several restaurant projects in its portfolio. It specializes in three major areas, however: skylights, retaining walls, and foundation repair. Besides these specializations, Mares and Dow repairs driveways and dry rot, performs seismic retrofitting, and carpentry services such as deck additions and renovations.

Rasmussen
#4 of 17 Top-Notch Remodelers
★★★★★

Rasmussen Construction is a general contractor based out of Novato, California, servicing the greater San Francisco Bay Area. With 35 years of experience, Rasmussen completes many types of remodels and renovations, ranging from kitchens to bathrooms to new construction. It specializes in high-end home construction and renovations, primarily in Marin County and the East Bay. Exercising sustainable practices is a cornerstone of the beliefs of the business. This includes using sourced materials and energy-efficient technology in the company’s projects. Additionally, Rasmussen utilizes the latest technology such as CAD (Computer-Aided Design Software) to make 3D renderings of projects in each step.

Montclair Construction
#5 of 17 Top Contractors
★★★★★

Montclair Construction and Structural, Inc. began in 1983 and has been serving a large swath of the Bay Area since that time. Its focus area is northern Alameda County and southern Contra Costa County. It is a construction company that prides itself on the trust it builds with clients. It completes projects such as new construction and many varieties of renovations and remodels. Its specialization, however, is in foundation repair, structural upgrades, and seismic retrofitting. The company has a universal guarantee on its work, in which it will repair any issues that may arise after construction. Montclair Construction and Structural, Inc. is licensed, insured, and bonded; it also is affiliated with several professional organizations in the industry.

BCCI
#6 of 17 Leading General Contractors
★★★★☆

Skylight is a general contractor based in the San Francisco Bay Area. It is a home renovation company that primarily specializes in indoor spaces. Kitchens and bathrooms are renovated through a specific process, cycling through planning, design, permitting, and construction. What sets apart Skylight from other companies is a new business model, which incorporates cutting-edge technology and pricing features. For example, 3D modeling is regularly incorporated into the design process so that clients can see what their project will look like in advance. Much of the project is seated online, through apps and interactive communication with Skylight representatives. Pricing is up-front and locked in, guaranteed to stay the same throughout the project. Free quotes are provided at the initial meeting with Skylight, as well.

Pure Remodeling
#7 of 17 Top-Notch Remodeling Companies
★★★★☆

Pure Remodeling is a general contractor headquartered in San Jose, with additional branches in San Mateo, Pleasanton, and Beverly Hills. The company specializes in complete remodels of existing homes, as well as new construction projects. Pure Remodeling provides a full range of services in the realm of home renovation and construction. Drywall, painting, hardscaping, landscaping, architectural services, and common renovation services are just some of the offerings that customers will find at Pure Remodeling. Customers will find solutions for very small jobs, such as tiling, to expansive projects, such as foundation work and brand new home-building. All of the details are accounted for, from electrical wiring to plumbing.

Skylight
#8 of 17 Best Remodelers
★★★★☆

Skylight is a general contractor based in the San Francisco Bay Area. It is a home renovation company that primarily specializes in indoor spaces. Kitchens and bathrooms are renovated through a specific process, cycling through planning, design, permitting, and construction. What sets apart Skylight from other companies is a new business model, which incorporates cutting-edge technology and pricing features. For example, 3D modeling is regularly incorporated into the design process so that clients can see what their project will look like in advance. Much of the project is seated online, through apps and interactive communication with Skylight representatives. Pricing is up-front and locked in, guaranteed to stay the same throughout the project. Free quotes are provided at the initial meeting with Skylight, as well.

Structoris
#9 of 17 Leading Contractors
★★★★☆

Structoris is a construction company with a deep, vast portfolio of different types of projects. It has been in business for over 30 years and has a large team of experts that perform many different jobs. Some of these services include planning, demolition, foundation work, roofing, welding, flooring, tiling, and even HVAC installation. Structoris also renovates, repairs, and builds both residential and commercial property types. The company comes up with a detailed plan with the client, establishes a budget, and then strives to execute the project by utilizing experts with extensive knowledge in their fields. Structoris is based in the city of San Francisco but provides many different services across the state of California.

M&M
#10 of 17 Top-Notch General Contractors
★★★★☆

M & M Construction and Home Design is a construction company that has been active for more than 35 years. Services include exterior and interior remodeling, room additions, as well as specialized kitchen and bathroom remodels. In addition to offering the full spectrum of services, they have a few differences in the way that they conduct business. They strive to follow a “Build Green” philosophy, incorporating more eco-friendly construction and remodeling practices. They also donate a portion of their profits to charity. M & M also has a policy of giving customers free estimates, with no obligation, before proceeding with any construction project.

Milan Construction
#11 of 17 Best Remodeling Companies
★★★★☆

Milan Construction is a general contractor that has been successfully remodeling homes for over ten years in northern California. It is also licensed, bonded, and insured. Milan services the entire Bay Area, and they complete remodels of all sizes, from very small to very large. It serves several counties, including San Francisco, Marin, Alameda, Contra Costa, and San Jose counties. It has several areas of specialty, including custom homes, additions, and Victorian restorations. Uniquely, it only takes on one project at a time so that it can devote all of its resources and attention to that renovation. Milan also consults with the client during each phase of the construction project, to ensure transparency and complete customer satisfaction.

Bay Home Remodeling
#12 of 17 Best Contractors
★★★★☆

Bay Home Remodeling is based in the heart of San Francisco. While it offers many of the complete lines of services that other remodeling companies have, Bay Home specializes in bathroom and kitchen makeovers. It begins with the design process, where Bay Home representatives sit down with clients and understand their vision. From there, each step is laid out for the client and a final plan is devised. Project managers then supply an estimate to the customer, and the renovation can begin. Bay Home stands by its final product and is licensed and insured, as well. The company follows an in-depth, specific, step-by-step process in their remodeling practice. These steps are included during permit acquisition, pre-construction, and production.

Glam Construction
#13 of 17 Top General Contractors
★★★★☆

Glam Construction has a motto - “Making Wonders.” This general contractor strives to make wonders through its wide selection of handyman services. Such services include carpentry, plumbing, electricity, concrete, painting, and hauling. The company builds, maintains, and repairs many areas in and around the house. It will also install new fixtures and tiles, as well as fence and stair work. It promotes its quality and affordable prices as strong points of its business. Glam Construction has been in business for over 6 years, and is fully certified and licensed in each of its specialty areas. This contractor is based out of San Francisco, and services much of the Bay Area.

Superb Builders
#14 of 17 Leading Remodeling Companies
★★★★☆

Superb Builders has a comprehensive suite of services in the field of home renovation. As a general contractor service provider, it runs the gamut from initial planning to completion of the project. It performs minor jobs and major projects, and works with the client throughout the design and implementation of the remodel. Superb Builders opens the renovation process with a free, no-obligation in-home consultation. The company considers the budget of its customers as it chooses materials for each project. The company is fully insured and bonded, as well. It services homeowners not only throughout the Bay Area, but also in Los Angeles county.

GreenStar
#15 of 17 Top-Notch Remodelers
★★★★☆

GreenStar Construction is a full-service construction company. It provides a full range of projects within the scope of home renovation. Some services it provides are bathroom and kitchen remodels, room additions, structural alterations, flooring renovations, plumbing, and electrical updates. GreenStar has been in business for 12 years and specializes in energy efficiency within its construction projects. A full team approaches bathroom and kitchen construction projects, with all members working with clients to achieve their dream renovations. Multiple roles are involved -contractors, engineers, and project managers – to make sure that projects are completed smoothly and to the expectations of the customer. GreenStar services much of the Bay Area, not only San Francisco, from Alameda to Menlo Park and beyond.

Jack Thompson
#16 of 17 Top Contractors
★★★★☆

Jack Thompson is a residential contractor who specializes in home renovation services. Based out of San Francisco, Thompson offers a wide variety of services that may be required throughout the construction or renovation cycle. Through a synthesis of relationships – with artisans, suppliers, vendors, and technical specialists – projects are completed seamlessly and efficiently. Jack Thompson works with clients on bath renovations, as well as projects in the kitchen. Further offerings include the design and implementation of urban agriculture, as well as additions to households. Furthermore, an extra blanket insurance policy is supplied to customers to guarantee the safety and longevity of the workmanship. Jack Thompson has been in operation for more than 30 years and services the greater Bay Area.

DGP Innovations
#17 of 17 Leading General Contractors
★★★★☆

Founded in 2000, DGP Innovations is a full-service contractor, offering customized solutions throughout the entire construction cycle. From the initial permit stage throughout the complete building process, DGP Innovations will work with the customer’s vision. The full range of services is covered, from ordering construction materials, discerning between various residential and commercial allowances and requirements, to completion of the actual project. A 100% satisfaction guarantee is offered to customers, which should give clients peace of mind as they move through the design and building continuum. Based out of San Angelo, DGP Innovations will work with customers in the Bay Area down to Southern California.

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