Orinda, CA 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 in Orinda, CA. These professionals manage all aspects of the job to ensure it's completed on schedule and to your satisfaction. Whether you’re trying to find Orinda building contractors for a new construction, or home improvement contractors to spruce up your existing place, it’s important know exactly what role they will play in the project. Read more below for a list of must-ask questions. More
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Featured Reviews for General Contractors in Orinda, CA
Alive Design & Construction
General Contractors in Orinda, CA
"Roshan is the BEST! We have used him for work on both of our houses in the last 7 years starting in 2009. We have had used his services for small projects to big ones, inside major construction and outdoor landscape. We trust him so much we would even give him the keys to our house while under construction!"
- Sonia Mondkar-Floyd
McCutcheon Construction
General Contractors in Orinda, CA
"Michael McCutcheon has integrity and tremendous knowledge. His team is superb. They deserve the excellent reputation that they have built after years in the business."
- diannecrosby
Diamond Construction Inc.
General Contractors in Orinda, CA
"As a professional I have been working with Diamond Construction Inc for the better part of ten years. Not only is the entire team professional, respectful and fair, they do excellent work. DC is an all around good people company."
- belmont hardware
Mascheroni Construction
General Contractors in Orinda, CA
"Mascheroni Construction constructed a retaining wall for my home. Additionally, they re-configured the front door area; installing a new front door and window next to the door. They also bid on other pending work. Rob and Tim Mascheroni are extremely skilled and experienced. They provide excellent service, oversee projects daily, and are very honest. The crew assigned to our home were incredibly professional and highly skilled. Lastly, their work is impeccable and they are very detailed oriented. I would highly recommend this firm."
- deanneraskin
Bonny Weil General Contractor
General Contractors in Orinda, CA
"Bonny and her crew remodeled our master bathroom for us, and we liked her work so much, we called her again when we were ready for a kitchen update! She is a quality contractor, and master communicator, and I knew from how she approached our initial project conversations she would be a good match for my husband and myself. She uses high quality materials, is thorough, stays on calendar and budget, and has high expectations for her workers. Regardless of what was being done during the day, when the workers left at the end of the day, our house was neat and cleaned from the days work. Bonny has remodeled several kitchens or bathrooms in the neighborhood, and I have heard nothing but the highest praise."
- drussellsnyder
James D. Rogers, Builder
General Contractors in Orinda, CA
"James is an experienced professional who provided us with expertise in residential design and building, a creative eye, superior subcontractors, patience under fire, meticulous attention to detail and continued follow-up after completion of the job. His ability to integrate and enhance existing structures with new construction resulted in an exceptional product that exceeded our expectations. Numerous design and building professionals have commented on the beauty and superiority of the workmanship in our home, which was featured in numerous publications. James was also clear, detailed, prompt, and collaborative in all estimating and billing matters, allowing us to plan financing effectively throughout the project. I recommend James without reservation."
- suzsmith
Elevate Design Build
General Contractors in Orinda, CA
"Justin and Greg are absolutely fantastic. When we asked them to take a look at our project they were amongst the most eager to work and among the reasonably priced. We had 7-8 general contractors come out to give us their input about remodeling our house inside and out. The house was built in 1980 and needed a considerable amount of work. Greg & Justin met with us the Friday morning before Labor Day weekend and come Monday they had a detailed proposal and bid for us. In addition to including all the items we mentioned, they included a number of thoughtful options and design features. Now we've met with other contractors who didn't listen to what we wanted and simply offered their suggestions instead. What made Greg & Justin great is that they took what we wanted and made it better. As a couple who have never been through a remodel before, that was pretty cool. When we had reviewed their proposal, we had felt comfortable to move forward. We could have sat back and debated the various bids and outlines we received, but something just felt right. Greg & Justin carry themselves in a way that make you feel comfortable around them. We had done a fair amount of research. One of the most important things that kept coming up is the level of comfort you have being around your contractors. If you don't see eye to eye up front, chances are you won't like each other much when questions arise. (Part 1 In short: We felt comfortable with Greg & Justin, not only as people but also with their proposal.) Naturally we were anxious to get started. They had their crews out to start the following week. Everyone that was working at our job was courteous, polite, hardworking and trust worthy. This speaks volumes of Greg & Justin. Overtime, we became friends with many of the crew members. They'd show up early and get the job done right. If there was a question to how we would want something, they'd ask us or have Greg & Justin call us. The quality of their work was seen day in and day out. Along the way, Greg & Justin had a number of professional insights that significantly added to the finished look of our home: a humidistat fan for our closet, taller shower doors to keep more steam in, building a platform for the new furnace in the crawl space (giving us more usable square footage in the house), and aesthetics down to the fit and finish. This was a big project and an entire chapter or book could be written, but really in short: Greg, Justin & their team are awesome people who do great work. They are truly among the best. We're thrilled with the results and would recommend them to anyone who needed work done on their home."
- mauluck
G Squared Construction
General Contractors in Orinda, CA
"Glen Gagon, owner of G Squared Construction, does an outstanding job on every project I've worked with him and his company on. His eye for details while personalizing to customer desires produces high quality outcomes. Great to work with and I highly recommend for all home remodeling and new builds. I've worked with him on several projects in Lamorinda."
- Elizabeth Susan Severson
EverLast Construction
General Contractors in Orinda, CA
"Everlast Construction build our Kitchen & Master bathroom. We are very happy from the process and the result! Very good costumer service. Ari answer all of our questions along the way and make it very easy on us. Communication is the key to success in this kind of projects. We selected out of 5 companies that bid on the project. Everlast was not the cheapest and not very expensive compare others. We choose Everlast Construction because they had great reference from they previous clients. I was impressed with the connection they have with all of there clients and i wanted to get this kind of service. In the end the whole work was 100% to my satisfaction. I love my home even more thanks to Everlast"
- janifer67
Pacific Crest Builders Inc.
General Contractors in Orinda, CA
"Two words-hire Jeff. In 10 months, we leveled an old farm house and built a masterpiece with Jeff and Pacific Crest Buildes. We found Jeff to be collaborative, creative, cost conscious and reliable. As important, as a GC, Jeff managed a strong core of subs that completed all work to our satisfaction. We were delighted with our house, Jeff and his team. Our only regret is that Prop 30 chased us from CA and we had to sell this fantastic home. Having just completed the remodel from hell in Texas with the anti-Jeff, we value his process more now than ever. In my opinion, you owe it to yourself to interview Jeff. His thorough and thoughtful preproject work will likely convince you that this is your guy. Am so confident in his work, I would be happy to have you contact me. Jeff can provide my cell. Good luck on your project. Lee Schneider"
- leeeschneider
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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 Orinda 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 in Orinda 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 general contractor in Orinda 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 completed projects in Orinda, CA to see if they’re what you expect for your job. Once you do secure your local Orinda contractors, read the contract very carefully to be sure everyone is on the same page.

Questions to ask prospective Orinda 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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