9,280 Atlanta General Contractors

If you're on the brink of a large home improvement project, remodel or new build, you'll likely want to hire a general contractor. These professionals manage all aspects of the job to ensure it's completed on schedule and to your satisfaction. Whether you’re looking for Atlanta building contractors for a new construction, or home improvement contractors to spruce up your existing place, it’s important to know exactly what role they will play in the project. Read more below for a list of must-ask questions. You can find more general contractors in Buckhead Atlanta, Atlanta, Brookhaven, Columbus and Savannah. More 
Atlanta, GA, 30306
At Dresser Homes, we specialize in building beautiful homes in Atlanta’s premier intown neighborhoods — Ansley Park, Buckhead, Morningside, Sherwood Forest and Virginia-Highland.... Read More
We are an award-winning team of designers and builders dedicated to solving your renovation puzzle.
Atlanta, GA, 30342
Renovation & New construction general contractor. Read More
We strive to create homes that do three things: bring a heartfelt sense of place, enhance the homeowner's pleasure, and add to the value of the home.
Hiawassee, GA, 30546
As a custom home builder in North Ga and North Carolina, our success has been our commitment to providing an exceptional home building experience. Known for our design innovation... Read More
For over 35 years we have helped families in the Atlanta area improve their quality of life and the value of their homes.
Atlanta, GA, 30324
We are "The sign of renovation in your neighborhood." Over the past 30 years, SawHorse has become one of Atlanta’s premier residential remodeling firms. Nationally, we are known... Read More
LP Builders Inc. (770) 719-2515
LP Builders pursues a process that allows the clients to understand how their new home or custom remodeling project goes from their idea or dream to reality.
Roswell, GA, 30076
Our philosophy in dealing with our clients, vendors, and subcontractors is very simple: "We treat others the way we would like to be treated". We are a small contracting... Read More
Direct Build specializes in Design Build Renovation and New Construction for Single Family, Condo/Townhome, Multi-Family, and Light Commercial needs.
Epic Development (770) 228-2000
Atlanta, 30366
Epic Development is a design driven construction company in the Atlanta area. The company's focus is on new construction and large scale renovations. Many of our homes are... Read More
Kole Builders Services (770) 406-6411
Kole Contractors is the premier general contractor in Atlanta. With over 24 years of home remodel and renovation experience, we have the expertise to help with all of your home remodeling projects.
Atlanta, GA, 30339
Luxury Custom Home Builder and Fine Home Improvements. We design, build and improve some of the finest residences in and around Metro Atlanta. We often partner with many... Read More
At Heirloom Design Build, we pride ourselves on providing homeowners with the highest level of customer services and most importantly, a high quality final product. So relax, we’ll take it from here.
Atlanta, GA, 30305
Phoenix Renovations is a full-service home remodeling and building company serving the in-town Atlanta homeowner. We specialize in partial or full house renovations, room... Read More
We offer premium-quality work at affordable prices, without sacrificing the integrity of the design or the materials that go into it. Operating since 1995, we treat every home as if it were our own.
Beaufort, SC, 29907
Allen Patterson Residential, LLC has helped hundreds of people build their customized dream home by integrating them in every phase of the home's development. Allen Patterson is a... Read More
Round Here Renovations, LLC is a licensed & insured residential contracting business servicing the vibrant and historic neighborhoods of Atlanta. We are successful when our clients are happy!
The Berry Group (864) 868-2811
Six Mile, SC, 29682
Hello, I'm Ken Berry and I established The Berry Group with the goal of being the premier luxury custom home builder, specializing in building the best quality homes in the finest... Read More
Atlanta's premier building and remodeling contractors with over 25 years of experience.
Marietta, GA, 30068
Georgia Contractor Group, based out of Marietta GA, is a full service contracting and remodeling company focusing on new home construction, home renovations, home additions,... Read More
Abernathy Custom Homes is a third generation husband and wife design/build team, with our passion and focus on custom homes built in Coweta and Fayette Counties.
Atlanta, GA, n/a
Our focus is on renovating Atlanta homes to embody warmth, quality and distinction. Your home is a place to grow, experience life and create family memories for years to come.... Read More
Infinite Home (770) 519-6958
Helping our clients Renovate, Restore/Repair and Build beautiful homes across Atlanta since 1998.
Athens, GA, 30606
Athens Building Company is a customer-oriented, full service construction company which specializes in quality residential and commercial construction. From renovations and... Read More
Established in 2007, Trademark Building Company is one of Atlanta’s best choices when considering home improvement.
Ros, GA, 30075
Green Basements & Remodeling has been in business since 2001. Owner, Laura Green, grew the business from what used to be just a painting company to now a full remodel company. We... Read More
Looking to improve your home and create your own personal oasis? Let Dream Weaver help you achieve your goal.
Johns Creek, GA, 30097
Building a reputation through craftsmanship and reliability. Looking to improve your home, create an oasis right in your own backyard? Let Dream Weaver help you achieve your... Read More
Homeworks (404) 410-3983
We define great outcomes not just through final appearance, but through a solution approach with enduring results in mind. We ensure this with people, process, and practice that promotes excellence.
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What Is a General Contractor?


General, or construction contractors, are often known as project managers. They oversee the entire remodeling or new home construction project and facilitate all day-to-day tasks that move it toward completion. A general building contractor will work with your architect to review plan as you build a house and ensure everything is in place before work is started, as well as arrange for permits and necessary inspections. While good local home improvement contractors will have the skills to handle certain tasks onsite, such as carpentry, he or she is also responsible for hiring subcontractors for the majority of jobs, such as electrical work, painting or plumbing. In addition, the general contractor should be on-site regularly to inspect the progress and resolve issues. Here are some related professionals and vendors to complement the work of general contractors: Architects & Building Designers, Interior Designers & Decorators, Landscape Architects & Landscape Designers, Kitchen & Bath Designers, Specialty Contractors.

Home remodeling contractors are a must for successful completion of a renovation. Because of this, it's essential that you do your homework before deciding on the right Atlanta general contractor as you remodel or build a house. Inspect bids carefully. Was it ready when the contractor promised it? Was the bid for building a home unusually high or low? Each of these things can be very telling: A late bid may reflect timing standards, and an off-the-mark bid could be code for a pricey premium or a deliberate underbid to score the remodeling job. You should call references, carefully read reviews and visit Atlanta completed projects to see if they’re what you expect for your job. Once you do secure your local contractors, read the contract very carefully to be sure everyone is on the same page.

Questions to ask prospective general contractors:


  • How long have you been in the business?
  • How many projects like mine have you completed?
  • Who will be working on the project?
  • What qualities do you look for in your subcontractors?
  • Can you provide me with references?
  • Are you licensed and insured?
  • How do you charge, and what does that include?
  • What happens when costs exceed budget, whether due to materials or labor pricing changes? What about changes made by the client or by the professionals — what kinds of situations would cause those costs to be incurred?
  • Can you give me a written estimate?
  • What do your services include?
  • When can your job get done?
  • What will I need to provide?
  • Are there any important considerations or concerns you foresee with this project?


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