23,134 Tappan, NY 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 New York, Borough of Bronx, Yonkers, Paterson and Greenburgh. More 
Westfield, NJ, US 07090
34 miles from Tappan
Michael Robert Construction is a service-oriented residential remodeling company that specializes in the Whole House Approach. Since the company’s inception in 2003, MRC has... Read More 
RWS Building & Remodeling (845) 213-2131
With more than 25 years experience, RWS Building & Remodeling works closely with homeowners to remove the stress and improve the outcome of remodeling projects.
Danbury, CT, US 06811
38 miles from Tappan
Jim Blansfield, of Blansfield Builders, has his own version of a Top Ten list which has kept him in the forefront of building in the southwestern Connecticut and Westchester... Read More 
Top 2 Bottom USA is a company that was built to cover all types of home improvements, repairs, installations and remodeling from the top to the bottom of your home.
Bedford, NY, US 10506
20 miles from Tappan
D.A.S. Custom Builders, LLC, is a full-service construction company, specializing in high-end residential construction. Read More 
INS CONTRACTORS (718) 942-4979
New York, NY, US 10017
19 miles from Tappan
For more than a decade, INS Contractors has applied its unwavering commitment to excellence in building some of the New York’s finest residential and commercial properties.... Read More 
Greenwich, CT, US 06830
17 miles from Tappan
DeRosa Builders, LLC. is a General Contractor specializing in custom home remodeling and new home construction in Fairfield County Ct. We are dedicated to consistently improving... Read More 
RR Builders, LLC (203) 972-6100
New Canaan, CT, US 06840
26 miles from Tappan
Based in New Canaan, Connecticut, RRBuilders, LLC, specializes in high quality custom new home construction, renovations/additions/outdoor environments and estate management... Read More 
New York, NY, US 10016
20 miles from Tappan
Promenade Design + Build is a general contracting firm with design capabilities providing full-service project management for luxury residential and commercial clients in New York... Read More 
Westfield, NJ, US 07090
34 miles from Tappan
Anthony James Construction, Master Builders, specializing in residential construction in Central New Jersey. Established in 1989. Second generation builder. Specializing in custom... Read More 
Orangeburg, NY, US 10962
1 mile from Tappan
Innovative design, general contractors and construction management of custom interior and exterior home environments; providing concept, design, installation, preservation and... Read More 
New Rochelle, NY, US 10801
12 miles from Tappan
For three generations, and more than fifty years, the Grasso family has earned the trust of sophisticated Westchester clients by building unique homes that we would be proud to... Read More 
Armonk, NY, US 10504
16 miles from Tappan
The philosophies at Legacy, and the foundation by which it operates, is to produce superior quality construction resulting in long-term trust and loyalty. We pride ourselves on... Read More 
Briarcliff Manor, NY, US 10510
11 miles from Tappan
Our mission is to become your partner in the remodeling process by providing quality craftsmanship, attention to detail and over 27 years of experience.We pledge to treat our... Read More 
Leonardo, NJ, US 07737
43 miles from Tappan
We are a family owned and operated home improvement company with over 30 years of experience in the residential construction and remodeling industry. Why choose Emerson... Read More 
Chatham, NJ, US 07928
32 miles from Tappan
Decorative. Functional. Integral. We love the details, and would love to improve your home. We are currently obsessed with linear drains and topical waterproofing membranes. We... Read More 
Freeport, NY, US 11520
32 miles from Tappan
Full service general contracting 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 Tappan, NY 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 Tappan, NY 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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