2,986 Rocky River, OH General Contractors

If you're on the brink of a large home improvement project, remodel, or even building a home from scratch, you'll likely want to hire a general contractor. These professionals manage all aspects of the job to ensure it's being completed on schedule and to your satisfaction, so be sure to check local contractors for reviews, ratings and recommendations to find the right one for your project or new home construction. You can find more general contractors in Cleveland, Parma, Elyria, Lakewood and Cleveland Heights. More 
Mentor, OH, US 44060
30 miles from Rocky River
Probuilt is committed to quality and customer satisfaction. Building Better is our motto and mission. We pride ourselves on our strict attention to detail, quality, craftsmanship... Read More 
Hollywoodwoodshop (330) 701-7159
Akron, OH, US 44319
38 miles from Rocky River
Hollywood Woodshop is a hands-on custom woodworking provider. We offer affordable and innovative custom solutions for homes, offices, and commercial properties. We design, build,... Read More 
Massillon, OH, US 44646
50 miles from Rocky River
Heritage Custom Homes is a unique collection of skilled professionals with diverse expertise who are committed to maximizing your homebuilding experience. Ed is an Award Winning... Read More 
Wellington, OH, US 44090
30 miles from Rocky River
Full service remodeling firm. Read More 
HINCKLEY, OH, US 44233
17 miles from Rocky River
I am a second generation builder with over 20 years in the construction trades. I have built a strong reputation for honesty, attention to detail and quality workmanship. My... Read More 
mike foti (216) 658-1280
Cleveland, OH, US 44105
12 miles from Rocky River
I'm President of Innovate Building Solutions a group of companies that do kitchen, bathroom, and basement remodeling; glass blocks, bathtub and shower liners, and windows and... Read More 
Rinello Builders (216) 524-8288
Cleveland, OH, US 44131
12 miles from Rocky River
For over 35 years, Frank Rini and his team of dedicated experts have satisfied thousands of customers. Rinello Builders adheres to the highest standards and the most... Read More 
Rockport Woodworks, LLC (216) 272-7644
Lakewood, OH, US 44107
3 miles from Rocky River
Rockport Woodworks is your one-stop destination for your home renovation needs. From redecoration to a full addition and everything in between we have you covered. Read More 
Lakewood, OH, US 44107
3 miles from Rocky River
Advance Home Improvement, LLC provides complete residential design, building, and remodeling services, including home additions, kitchen and bath remodeling, basement finishing,... Read More 
Painesville, OH, US 44077
37 miles from Rocky River
When you call Goddess Construction, the owners come to your home, offer a free estimate and complete the work themselves. They do not hire sub-contractors unless necessary thus... Read More 
North Canton, OH, US 44720
46 miles from Rocky River
Allen Keith Construction offers quality disaster recovery services such as fire restoration, flood restoration, storm damage renovation, and fire damage restoration to Northeast... Read More 
SIMMONS REMODELING (440) 346-7203
CHESTERLAND, OH, US 44026
27 miles from Rocky River
I began my career working with my dad in 1976,became a Custom Home Builder for 10 years,then a superintendent for ''one of the big guys '' Now ,with my tools and experience, we... Read More 
Cleveland, OH, US 44110
16 miles from Rocky River
Full Service General Contractor, Carpenter, Remodel, New Construction, Commercial, Residential Read More 
Goff builders (330) 825-8703
Barberton, OH, US 44203
34 miles from Rocky River
Residential Contractor that specializes in Renovations, Remodeling, and New Construction Read More 
Perrino Builders (440) 919-1000
Willoughby Hills, OH, US 44094
25 miles from Rocky River
Perrino Builders is the premier custom home builder in Northeast Ohio. Building 2000 sq. ft. homes to 20,000 sq. ft. Our starting price is $90 - $120 a sq. ft. We offer "The... Read More 
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What Is a General Contractor?


General 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 local 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 onsite regularly to inspect the progress and resolve issues. Here are some related professionals and vendors to complement the work of general contractors: Architects & Designers, Interior Designers & Decorators, Landscape Architects & Landscape Designers, Kitchen & Bath Designers, Specialty Contractors.

A quality home contractor is a must for successful completion of a renovation or new construction. Because of this, it's essential that you do your homework before deciding on the right Rocky River, OH general contractor as you 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, review contractor reviews and visit Rocky River, OH 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 local 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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