258 Taos, NM 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 Taos, NM 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 Arroyo Seco, Taos Pueblo, Talpa, Arroyo Hondo and Rio Lucio. More 
Arroyo Seco, NM, 87514
9 miles from Taos
Complete construction of new homes, remodels of and additions to existing homes. Read More
We are a family owned business focussing on sustainable building practices blended with aesthetically pleasing design. We are a full service, turnkey business.
Taos, NM, 87571
Residential & Commercial Construction Read More
Equus, Inc. (505) 424-9252
Santa Fe, NM, 87504
43 miles from Taos
New Construction, Remodeling, Unique Design Read More
McDowell Construction (505) 982-5238
Santa Fe, NM, 87501
50 miles from Taos
Angel Fire, NM, 87710
19 miles from Taos
Every builder is unique and we run our systems differently! We are committed to our clients and build relationships while we are building homes. The relationship we have with our... Read More
Kevin Miller (575) 770-8042
Taos, NM, 87571
NM, 87544
50 miles from Taos
L C 12 INC (575) 751-9339
Taos, NM, 87571
Taos, NM, 87571
Taos, NM, 87571
Horno Construction (575) 776-8416
Taos, NM, 87571
GROUP 3 DEVELOPMENT (575) 751-7530
Taos, NM, 87571
Bigbee Productions (575) 758-9800
Taos, NM, 87571
Taos, NM, 87571
Taos, NM, 87571
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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 Taos, NM 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 Taos, NM 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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