3,206 Charlotte 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 Charlotte, Myers Park, Gastonia, Concord and Huntersville. More 
Charlotte, NC, US 28208
Andrew Roby General Contractors is the premier custom residential contractor in the SouthEast serving our clients for over 60 years. Received TOP AWARDS from National... Read More 
JC Builders Inc. (704) 543-3742
We are an established residential & commercial renovation company that has been in business for over 21 years. We provide quality conscientious favorable results that all customers can depend on.
Charlotte, NC, US 28205
Design Build Remodeling Contractors. We believe that a great living space can transform your lifestyle. That's why from your first phone call to the final touches and beyond, your... Read More 
We are a custom builder who puts high value on quality, integrity, and service. Our projects include new home construction, additions, and renovations.
McMillan Builders (704) 280-2650
Cornelius, NC, US 28031
McMillan Builders seeks the opportunity to build unique and innovative high level finish projects for discerning clients. From our experience building projects like Home-A-Rama... Read More 
We are a full service remodeling & custom home construction company. We guide you from conception to completion of your building project. Let us show you how to get the most out of your budget!
Hickory, NC, US 28602
Higgins Building Group, Inc. is a residential contractor specializing in custom built homes. Read More 
New Old, LLC (704) 975-5196
New Old homes are built with the highest level of building values, integrity and design practices. We admire & draw inspiration from the look of classic architecture, shutters, moldings and porches.
Charlotte, NC, US 28210
Artistic Contractors is Charlotte’s best luxury custom home builder. We specialize in top notch design-build services and are a premier general contractor in home remodeling and... Read More 
Charlotte, NC, US 28217
Total service general contracting, from design to implimentation. Personal service throughout the entire process Read More 
Rock Hill, SC, US 29730
Carolina Custom Homes and Renovations is a custom home builder and remodeler in the Charlotte Metro Area. Each home is tailor made to suit you lifestyle and needs. We strive to... Read More 
Charlotte, NC, US 28277
The Hickman Companies is a family owned group of construction related businesses in the Charlotte Metro area. We are a licensed General Contractor in the State of North Carolina.... Read More 
House Boy Inc (704) 517-4395
huntersville, NC, US 28078
House Boy Incorporated is a proven expert when it comes to quality home remodeling, repair, and maintenance. We provide services to a result oriented clientele who need the finest... Read More 
VPC Builders, LLC (828) 295-0707
Blowing Rock, NC, US 28605
VPC Builders is a full-service construction firm specializing in commercial and residential construction, Green Building, and remodeling in North Carolina and South Carolina. We... Read More 
Lake Norman, NC, US 28036
Plattner Custom Builders builds luxury custom homes in the Lake Norman area. Our company bears our name because we stand behind what we build. A home should last for generations.... Read More 
Davidson, NC, US 28036
Since 2002, John Marshall Custom Homes has been building traditionally styled custom homes. From new homes to renovations, we specialize in building unique projects at a fair... Read More 
Charlotte, NC, US 28277
Carolina Classic Remodeling is a division of Weiss Custom Home Corporation which works with the customer to understand their needs and designs the work around their lives. Our... Read More 
Grainda Builders, Inc. (704) 892-7640
Charlotte, NC, US 28031
Joe Grainda established Grainda Builders, Inc. in 2002 with a focus on building luxury homes in premier waterfront communities. The advantage of Grainda Builders, Inc. is their... Read More 
Lake Wylie,, SC, US 29710
Graduate Architect, General Contractor, Real Estate Broker 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 Charlotte Metro Area 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 Charlotte Metro Area 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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