12,260 Cockeysville, MD 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 Cockeysville, MD 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 Baltimore, Ellicott City, Dundalk, Towson and Catonsville. More 
Falls Church, VA, 22046
50 miles from Cockeysville
With over 27 years in the remodeling industry, NVS Remodeling & Design is a full-service design and build remodeler - lending expert designs and craftsmanship to each project. Our... Read More
We are a family owned and operated with over 100 years of building experience. Rick and Kyle, the fourth and fifth generation of Battons, have the knowledge and experience to help you!
Smithouse (410) 329-1262
Cockeysville, MD, 21030
We are a group of professionals who, through fair and honest business practices, build finely crafted homes and renovations. We believe in the importance of forming a close... Read More
Detailz Construction Corporation is a full service licensed home improvement contracting company. We pride ourselves on superior customer service, work ethic, quality of services performed.
Pyramid Builders (410) 571-7707
Annapolis, MD, 21401
35 miles from Cockeysville
Founded by Bret Anderson in 1985, Pyramid Builders offers Architects and Homeowners a trusted partner in the esteemed craft of homebuilding. Pyramid specializes in highly detailed... Read More
D2 Contractors LLC (410) 429-5599
When you choose D2 Contractors to help you improve your home, you are choosing a family of professionals. We treat your home like it was our own, and we enjoy what we do.
Alexandria, VA, 22301
50 miles from Cockeysville
Harry Braswell, Inc. has been renovating luxury homes in Virginia, Maryland and Washington, D.C. since 1982. We offer award-winning design-build services and boast significant... Read More
Incorporated by Glen Gutierrez in 1991, European Landscapes and Design. is a small design/build company serving the Baltimore area.
Chantilly, VA, 20151
50 miles from Cockeysville
Moss Building & Design is an award winning, family owned remodeling company that has been serving Northern Virginia for over a decade. We specialize in remodeling additions,... Read More
We are a woman owned design/renovation company. Charleene Doverspike has spent the past 26 years fine tuning her skills and perfecting her trade as a designer and contractor.
Alexandria, VA, 22312
50 miles from Cockeysville
Thorsen Construction Co., Inc. is an award-winning General Contractor that has been serving clients in Virginia, Maryland and Washington D.C. since 1976. Founded by regionally... Read More
Coatesville, PA, 19320
50 miles from Cockeysville
Building is Fun with Rittenhouse Builders. While our team shares a combined one hundred years of experience serving our clients, I get excited by the unrolling of the plans for... Read More
Lutherville, MD, 21093
4 miles from Cockeysville
Greenleaf Construction combines old-world craftsmanship with the latest sustainable building practices to deliver an unparalleled remodeling experience. We are a collection of... Read More
Baltimore, DC, 21220
16 miles from Cockeysville
We are a woman owned design/renovation company. Charleene Doverspike, has spent the past 26 years fine tuning her skills and perfecting her trade as a designer and contractor. ... Read More
Annapolis, MD, 21409
33 miles from Cockeysville
Consynigy Renovations, projects we are proud of! As a consumer, you have the ability to choose the best residential remodeling company to fit, your project, your family, your... Read More
Monkton, MD, 21111
7 miles from Cockeysville
Award winning F.C. Batton and Son, Inc. is family owned and operated and has been in business with the same name for over 100 years! Father and son, Rick and Kyle, (the fourth... Read More
Sykesville, MD, 21784
18 miles from Cockeysville
We are a small family owned local home building and remodeling company. Started in 1992 by Jerry Hagan and now run by his son Shawn. From custom homes to bathroom and kitchen... Read More
Fairfax, VA, 22031-2303
50 miles from Cockeysville
Since 1986, clients in the Northern VA area have come to Schroeder Design/Build when they need to add space or redefine their living areas, to overhaul aged rooms that are no... Read More
Ephrata, PA, 17522
50 miles from Cockeysville
Renovations by Garman is passionate about remodeling your home! We are an award-winning design-build firm that is known throughout Lancaster, Lebanon, Dauphin, Berks, Chester &... Read More
D2 Contractors LLC (410) 429-5599
Reisterstown, MD, 21136
10 miles from Cockeysville
Our company is based on the belief that our customers needs are of the utmost importance. Our entire team is committed to meeting those needs. As a result, a high percentage of... Read More
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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 Cockeysville, MD 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 Cockeysville, MD 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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