1,080 Nelson, CA 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 Nelson, CA 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 Chico, Paradise, Oroville, Thermalito and South Oroville. More 
Chico, CA, 95928
13 miles from Nelson
At Summit Custom Concepts we specialize in Contracting by Design. We pride ourselves on possessing the skill and know-how to take a Concept and turn it into a functional reality.... Read More
Meyer Restoration (530) 933-1193
Gridley, CA, 95948
15 miles from Nelson
We are a general contracting firm specializing in custom Kitchen & Bath remodels. We also fabricate unique concrete countertops from custom designs to add an element no other... Read More
Paradise, CA, 95969
17 miles from Nelson
General Building Contractor & Roofing Contractor CA. Gen B. & C39 Read More
Chico, CA, 95926
15 miles from Nelson
Small turn-key remodeling company specializing in small to mid-size projects Read More
Chico, CA, 95928
13 miles from Nelson
Wayland Construction, Inc. was established in 1994 by Owner and Contractor Bret Wayland. Bret Wayland started the business in Chico, Ca. and has remained a local competitor in... Read More
Colt Construction (530) 913-5403
Nevada City, CA, 95959
46 miles from Nelson
Colt Construction is a full service construction company that has been successfully completing projects for our clients since 1983. Steve Bahoh, the owner, is a college graduate,... Read More
Chico, CA, 95927
21 miles from Nelson
General Contractor - Residential New Construction, Remodels, Additions, Insurance / Disaster Rebuilds Read More
Sam Marsico (530) 205-5181
Nevada City, CA, 95959
46 miles from Nelson
General Contractor offering turn-key residential new construction, remodeling, and commercial Tenant Improvements www.facebook.com/marsicohomes Read More
Paradise, CA, 95966
17 miles from Nelson
We are a small, local, partnership of licensed contractors with longevity and integrity. Additionally, one is a certified public accountant, one is a town council member and the... Read More
Petty Construction (530) 305-2469
Auburn, CA, 95604
50 miles from Nelson
Licensed General Contractor providing general home construction for over 20 years. Read More
Paradise, CA, 95926
15 miles from Nelson
One Way Construction and Remodeling is dedicated to providing their customers with quality craftsmanship at reasonable prices. Attention is paid to detail and customer... Read More
gazebo woodworking (530) 273-6223
Nevada City, CA, 95959
46 miles from Nelson
Architectural Mill Working,Genral Contracting,Kitchen & Bath Desiign & Remodeling,Hand Crafted Hightest Quality Cabinetry-Furiture Read More
Haldeman Homes Inc (530) 823-2059
Auburn, CA, 95603
50 miles from Nelson
Yuba City, CA, 95993
31 miles from Nelson
New Custom Homes, Design, Construction, Remodeling of Homes, Kitchens, Bathrooms, etc... Read More
Nevada City, CA, 95959
46 miles from Nelson
We are a family owned partnership of contractors who also provide design and consultation to help you realize your dream. We specialize in building your custom dream home. We... 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 Nelson, CA 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 Nelson, CA 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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