120 London 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 
Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire, UK HP270QQ
We are a property renovation specialist offering a range of services from kitchen and bathroom refurbishment to fully project managed property renovations. Read More 
MDSX Contractors Ltd +44(0)7547549751
London, Greater London, UK TW8 8JS
With over 20 years of construction experience available at hand, we offer competent advice on any matter concerned on construction/building. With numerous contacts within... Read More 
London, UK SW19 4ND
Ryan’s Decorators is a fully insured, professional building company. We serve all of LONDON. We offer free estimates for both interior and exterior projects and stand behind our... Read More 
DARKyellow +44 (0) 7798733330
London, Greater London, UK E1
DARKyellow is a team of talented designers & builders, specialising in innovative home renovations throughout London and the UK. Based in Shoreditch, the creative epicentre of... Read More 
Elite Metalcraft Co. Ltd 0044 2088105122
London, UK UB6 7LH
All our stairs are individually built to your specification and are fully erected in our workshop prior to delivery. We work with a range of materials including stainless steel,... Read More 
Style Building Ltd 020 3592 6206
London, UK CR0 2SG
We create with style. We are a London based building contractor operating throughout London areas. With any project that we take on, we are committed to meeting the... Read More 
tuttoparquet 0207 4358282
London, Greater London, UK NW6 1LN
Suppliers of high end wood flooring and carpets from Italy, Germany and Austria. Read More 
LONDON, Greater London, UK SW6 2AD
Specialising in Central London residential refurbishment Saville Construction provide a complete design and build service covering all aspects of residential construction projects... Read More 
Abie Doron 02082021330/50
London, Greater London, UK NW6 2EB
AB DORON Ltd has a long standing reputation for its work and services in the building industry. We pride ourselves on excellent customer care and quality workmanship. All... Read More 
RefurbLDN 0203 397 8858
London, Greater London, UK N1 6AH
Refurb LDN specialises in transforming hotels, restaurants, bars and member’s clubs as well as residential properties across the capital. Combining quality and craftsmanship with... Read More 
L.Lev Construction Ltd 07867 533213
London, Greater London, UK N13 4BD
Building Contractors - family run business who pride ourselves on our reputation . New Builds, refurbishments, conversions & commercial projects. We also offer an interior design... Read More 
Dagenham, Essex, UK rm9 5ur
We carry out all types of building and refurbishment works. Check out our website to see some of the projects we have carried out. Read More 
London, Greater London, UK N17 8AQ
Illyria Construction Services Ltd is a domestic specialist, delivering excellence to all designs and building solutions to clients around the London area. Established since 2001... Read More 
D.Ricketts 01279490755
London, Essex, UK
Green Build Construction Specialist Ltd is the perfect one-stop solution for all General building and maintenance work required. The company has grown considerably and developed... Read More 
City Development Ltd 07828076010
London, UK sw8 1xp
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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 London 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 London 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?

Find a general contractor on Houzz. Narrow your search in the Professionals section of the website to London Metro Area home contractors. You can also search for London Metro Area photos and contact the general contractor who worked on the project.
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