12,355 East Riverdale, 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 East Riverdale, 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, DC (Washington), Washington, Arlington and Alexandria. More 
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Falls Church, VA, 22046
15 miles from East Riverdale
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
Alexandria, VA, 22301
13 miles from East Riverdale
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
Pyramid Builders (410) 571-7707
Annapolis, MD, 21401
21 miles from East Riverdale
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
Alexandria, VA, 22312
16 miles from East Riverdale
Thorsen Construction is an award-winning General Contractor that focuses on luxury additions, renovations, new homes, and condominiums in the Washington, D.C. area. Founded in... Read More
Smithouse (410) 329-1262
Cockeysville, MD, 21030
40 miles from East Riverdale
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
Chantilly, VA, 20151
29 miles from East Riverdale
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
Annapolis, MD, 21409
27 miles from East Riverdale
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
Baltimore, DC, 21220
38 miles from East Riverdale
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
Lutherville, MD, 21093
36 miles from East Riverdale
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
Bethesda, MD, 20814
11 miles from East Riverdale
Leading Custom Homebuilder and Remodeler in the Washington, DC Metropolitan Area Read More
McLean, VA, 22101
14 miles from East Riverdale
At Capital City Builders, LLC, we build custom homes designed to make your dreams come true. We are a Washington DC-Metro area custom builder headquartered in McLean, Virginia.... Read More
Artwork (202) 321-7540
Washington, DC, 20002
6 miles from East Riverdale
Unlike most contractors I was trained to be an Artist. I have an MFA degree in painting which I earned too many years ago to mention. I realized that I loved contracting when my... Read More
Bethesda, MD, 20816
11 miles from East Riverdale
Since 1994, Bethesda Builders Ltd. has been building exceptional custom homes in the Washington DC Area. Our goal is to offer a quality product, personal service, and value that... Read More
Ant Builders (202) 330-7525
Washington, DC, 20011
6 miles from East Riverdale
General remodeling company. Read More
Bethesda, MD, 20814
11 miles from East Riverdale
The Block Builders Group is a custom home builder that has been serving the Washington DC area for over 25 years. Our firm builds custom homes and performs renovations to existing... 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 East Riverdale, 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 East Riverdale, 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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