1,012 Rochester, MN 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 Rochester, MN 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 Stewartville, Byron, Plainview, Pine Island and Chatfield. More 
Rochester, MN, 55902
Founded in 1988, R. Fleming Construction is sure to have something to suit every homebuyer. In its history, R. Fleming Construction has carefully tuned its procedures and craft... Read More
Specializing in building custom homes, remodeling and addition projects, light commercial construction as well as offering beautifully made custom cabinets, moldings and trim.
Lakeville, MN, 55044
50 miles from Rochester
Honey-Doers has been operating out of Lakeville, MN for nearly 18 years and continues to build upon it's growing number of satisfied customers and reputable work. As our company... Read More
Byron, MN, 55920
9 miles from Rochester
Elias Construction specializes in Basement, Bathroom & Kitchen Remodeling projects and provide organized, quality remodeling services for our clients. Our completion dates and... Read More
Northfield, MN, 55057
46 miles from Rochester
We are a custom home builder and a remodeling company specializing in kitchen and bathroom remodels, additions and basement finishes. Read More
Range Custom Homes (507) 261-6241
Rochester, MN, 55902
Range Custom Homes specializes in creating unique, one of a kind custom homes. Jon Range is a Custom Home Builder, from start to finish. He is personally involved in each... Read More
Hastings, MN, 55033
50 miles from Rochester
In 2001, Elite Custom Builders (ECB) was incorporated by Matt Robinson and Rick Dorner. Together we bring 30+ years of industry experience working in some of the most premier... Read More
Creative Carpentry (651) 463-8000
Farmington, MN, 55024
50 miles from Rochester
Creative Carpentry is a full-service general contracting company. We specialize in many aspects of construction from finishing basements to full home remodeling projects. We are... Read More
Hastings, MN, 55033
50 miles from Rochester
RG Construction and Consulting, of Hastings, Minnesota, has been in business since 2011. Although the company is young, we have over 25 years of experience in residential... Read More
Grand Meadow, MN, 55936
23 miles from Rochester
Residential Building Contractor Read More
Vision Homes & Remodeling (507) 206-3830
Rochester, MN, 55902
Vision Homes and Remodeling is a general contracting company specializing in custom built homes and remodeling in Rochester and the surrounding communities. Read More
Rochester, MN, 55906
Full Service Remodeling Company. Consultation, Design, and Construction. Project Management. Read More
Lakeville, MN, 55044
50 miles from Rochester
Your complete home design, build, remodel and finish remodeling company that specializes in Kitchens, baths, basements, additions, water damage and exterior renovations. Read More
RCON Homes (507) 316-3355
Rochester, MN, 55902
Ryan Ruskell began his construction career working closely for MDH Inc., and has been hands on in every aspect of the construction process from carpentry to construction... Read More
Prior Lake, MN, 55372
50 miles from Rochester
We are a small General Contractor specializing in outdoor living spaces. All carpentry completed by company owners and a select group of subcontractors used for other services. Read More
Lakeville, MN, 55044
50 miles from Rochester
TCCR is a local licensed residential contractor. Make us your choice for all of your interior and exterior home improvement needs. 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 Rochester, MN 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 Rochester, MN 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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