1,183 Huntsville, AL 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 Huntsville, AL 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 Madison, Meridianville, Moores Mill, Hazel Green and New Hope. More 
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Madison, AL, 35758
9 miles from Huntsville
Our company has over 15 years of roofing and construction experience and our staff is qualified and dedicated to providing you the highest quality work for the best price; no... Read More
Action Builder's custom homes are known for their state-of-the-art technology, exquisite trim, glamour kitchens and master baths, media rooms, and our exceptional attention to detail.
Athens, AL, 35613
19 miles from Huntsville
Specializing in New construction, custom built garages , outdoor kitchens, first and second story additions, remodels, sunrooms, CHECK OUT OUR LIFT ,DUMB WAITER ! SEE PICTURES ! Read More
Twickenham Homes & Remodeling builds and remodels single family residences in Huntsville and the surrounding North Alabama area. We work hand in hand with our clients to handcraft quality homes.
Matrix Builders (256) 679-6471
Huntsville, AL, 35748
Bryan Pogue, owner of Matrix Builders, has been building beautiful custom homes in the Huntsville/Madison area since 1997. Bryan’s personal attention and quality of work is the... Read More
Monteagle, TN, 37356
50 miles from Huntsville
Flowers Construction has established a solid reputation for integrity, reliability, and attention to detail. William Flowers; hands on approach and dedication to personally know... Read More
Huntsville, AL, 35810
Decatur, AL, 35601
25 miles from Huntsville
Licensed home builder located in Decatur, Alabama. Read More
Banta Builders LLC (256) 457-8013
Huntsville, AL, 35801
NORTH ALABAMA DESIGN BUILDERS OF FINE RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION & RENOVATING INTERIORS. Read More
Huntsville, 35802
Custom Builder/remodeler Read More
Huntsville, AL, 35806
Residential contractor servicing North Alabama Read More
cullman, AL, 35055
41 miles from Huntsville
Serving Cullman Al, & surrounding areas with all there construction & fine carpentry needs since 1973. Read More
Ken McDaniel Homes Inc (256) 518-9457
Huntsville, AL, 35802
High quality homes at affordable prices, all designed for today's lifestyles, are the concepts behind Ken McDaniel Homes, Inc. The quality of construction and the materials... Read More
Lawrenceburg, TN, 38464
50 miles from Huntsville
B & B Construction Company offers a wide variety of high-quality onsite consultation and construction services for both commercial and residential properties. Put us to work for... Read More
Trades by Taylor LLC (256) 684-7753
Huntsville, 35803
I am a general contractor who specializes in kitchen and bath remodels, and getting homes ready to sell. We are setup and experienced to handle all the design and logistic needs... Read More
Huntsville, AL, 35804
Whole house remodeling, outside living spaces, kitchen and bath remodels Read More
Davidson Homes LLC (256) 350-1322
Decatur, AL, 35603
27 miles from Huntsville
At Davidson Homes, we believe homes should be built to last and offer the amenities you want in a price range you can afford. As a North Alabama builder, we build quality brick... 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 Huntsville, AL 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 Huntsville, AL 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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