3,574 Tampa, FL 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. More 
Tampa, FL, 33629
Devonshire Custom Homes holds a reputation as one of the finest Florida home builders in South Tampa and St. Petersburg. Every Devonshire Custom Home is created with careful... Read More
A full service general contractor specializing in residential and light commercial remodeling.
Veranda Homes (813) 963-2000
Tampa, FL, 33612
As a premier custom home builder, with over 20 years of experience, we focus our efforts on only a select few projects, insuring that the finest details are expertly executed. We... Read More
Sunset Properties of Tampa Bay offers a full range of highly-personalized building services that seamlessly combines architecture, engineering, interior design and construction.
Oldsmar, FL, 34677
16 miles from Tampa
Lindross Design Center specializes in creating the finest kitchen & bath designs in the Tampa Bay area. With every kitchen & bath, our company strives to exceed every clients... Read More
Robert H. Delafield, Inc. (813) 835-5080
General Contractors devoted to creating truly personalized and unique renovations, additions, and new homes.
Tampa, FL, 33629
Bay Harbour Homes is a Tampa Residential Design Build firm specializing in Custom Homes and Renovations. Read More
Tampa, FL, 33609
Korson and Son Builders, Inc. is a Tampa based company that offers you everything from custom home building, additions, remodels, redesign or commercial building. We are... Read More
Sarasota, FL, 34233
46 miles from Tampa
Onyx is a family-owned and award-winning home builder in Sarasota, Florida. The firm provides a range of services that includes full custom homes construction services, extensive... Read More
Tampa, FL, 33609
Design-Build, Remodels, Additions Read More
Brooksville, FL, 34601
44 miles from Tampa
Avery Construction Design Consulting is a qualified State Certified General Contractor for all types of construction, including buildings over 9 stories, but their true specialty... Read More
Sarasota, FL, 34240
43 miles from Tampa
General Contractor based in Sarasota, FL offering residential remodel/renovation and new construction project management for conscientious clients. Call us today: ... Read More
Seminole, FL, 33772
22 miles from Tampa
"QUALITY CONSTRUCTION WITH A WOMEN'S TOUCH" Personalization and a women’s touch for the details are a cornerstone of Susanne’s business model. ... Read More
Javic Homes (813) 870-2838
Tampa, FL, 33629
We create one-of-a-kind homes through innovative design, efficiency and comfort. As the exclusive member of the "Southern Living" Custom Home Builder Program for the Tampa Bay... Read More
Clearwater, FL, 33755
20 miles from Tampa
Building & Renovation Contractor Read More
Tampa, FL, 33694
Larry Russell is the Owner and President of West Coast Remodelers & Construction. In 2006 after 35 successful years serving in the major construction industry he formed West Coast... Read More
MGB (941) 928-7991
Sarasota, FL, 34236
44 miles from Tampa
MyGreenBuildings (www.mygreenbuildings.com) is an award-winning luxury home builder in Sarasota, FL crafting high performance custom homes along the waterfront and barrier... Read More
Build America LLC (727) 776-9023
Tampa, FL, 33635
Build America, LLC serves the Tampa Bay area and focuses on providing premium contracting and remodeling services at an affordable price. We work with our clients to understand... 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.

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 Tampa, FL 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 Tampa, FL 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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