Find a general contractor in Haverhill, MA

Find general contractors in Haverhill, MA

Find general contractors in Haverhill, MA

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Top 10 general contractors in Haverhill, MA

Homeowners agree: these Haverhill general contractors are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
ADS Home Renovation

ADS Home Renovation

5.0Exceptional(14)
5 hires on HomeGuide
5+ years in business
Serves Haverhill, MA
Chris B. says, "Anderson, showed up on time. Installed my attic steps. Took his time in making sure it was perfect. When the job was complete. Everything was cleaned up. Highly Recommend ASD home renovations. Chris" Read more
OLIVER CONSTRUCTION INC

OLIVER CONSTRUCTION INC

New on HomeGuide
11+ years in business
Serves Haverhill, MA
Professional and time high quality Oliver Construction Inc is a renowned home builder specializing in custom homes, additions, and remodeling projects. With over 20 years of experience in the industry, we have built a reputation for delivering exceptional craftsmanship, attention to detail, and customer satisfaction. At Oliver Construction Inc, we believe that every home should be a reflection of its owners’ unique vision and lifestyle. Our team of talented architects, engineers, and skilled craftsmen work together to bring your dreams to life. Whether you’re looking for a new home construction project or an exquisite renovation, we have the
OLIVER CONSTRUCTION INC

OLIVER CONSTRUCTION INC

New on HomeGuide
Offers online services
11+ years in business
Serves Haverhill, MA
Oliver Construction Inc is a renowned home builder specializing in custom homes, additions, and remodeling projects. With over 20 years of experience in the industry, we have built a reputation for delivering exceptional craftsmanship, attention to detail, and customer satisfaction. At Oliver Construction Inc, we believe that every home should be a reflection of its owners’ unique vision and lifestyle. Our team of talented architects, engineers, and skilled craftsmen work together to bring your dreams to life. Whether you’re looking for a new home construction project or an exquisite renovation, we have the expertise to create spaces that yo
Ellite Construction Masonry

Ellite Construction Masonry

5.0Exceptional(6)
2 hires on HomeGuide
17+ years in business
Serves Haverhill, MA
Gilbert B. says, "Ellite did an excellent job of stone wall , we are very happy with the result, I recommend Ellite construction masonry…" Read more

Your General Contracting questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on HomeGuide.

How much do local general contractors charge?

General contractors charge 10% to 20% of the total construction cost, known as "cost-plus." Some building contractors charge a flat fee based on the project but rarely charge an hourly rate. Home improvement contractors pay on your behalf for all materials, subcontractors, services, and permits.

What does a residential general contractor do?

Licensed general contractors manage and coordinate the entire building process. A general contractor estimates the job, provides the materials and tools, and hires specialized subcontractors for the construction work. Remodeling contractors can perform electrical work, plumbing, HVAC, roofing, or build a house

Why use a general building contractor?

A general contractor saves you time, resolves any problems, and ensures the construction follows code requirements. General contractors have a network of experienced, licensed, and insured subcontractors to properly build any project. Home contractors also source all the materials, tools, and permits and pay for them on your behalf.

Common projects to hire a licensed general contractor are home, bathroom, kitchen, and basement remodeling.

How do I find a good general contractor?

Start by searching our list of construction companies near you. After finding contractors in your area:

  • Get at least three estimates from building contractors to compare.
  • Ask for references and to see a portfolio of their past work.
  • Verify their insurance, worker’s compensation, and bond guarantees.
  • Call references, read their reviews, and check out their previous work on HomeGuide and Google.
  • Ask about their warranties and guarantees.
  • Ask for a full itemized contract in writing in case of a dispute.
  • Avoid making large payments upfront. Come up with a payment schedule for work completed.

What questions to ask a general contractor before hiring?

Ask these questions upfront before hiring:

  • How long have you been a general contractor?
  • How many similar projects have you built?
  • Can you provide me with a list of references?
  • Can I see your portfolio?
  • Are you licensed, insured, and bonded?
  • Have there been any lawsuits against your company?
  • How do you handle damages that happen on the job?
  • Who's the project manager?
  • What qualities do you look for in subcontractors?
  • What hours do you and your crew work?
  • How long will the project take?
  • What permits do I need, and will you obtain them?
  • What does your warranty policy include?
  • Can you provide me a written estimate or contract with a breakdown of all costs?
  • What is the structure of the payment agreements?
  • Do you offer in-house financing?
  • What do I need to provide to get started?

Do general contractors need insurance?

A general contractor assumes responsibility for the project and should be licensed and insured. Ask for a potential contractor's license number and proof of insurance before hiring. Ask your local building department for licensing requirements, then verify the licensing on the state's licensing board website.

Reviews for Haverhill general contractors

Recent success stories from people in the Haverhill area.
Joao H.
Great job, I fulfilled everything agreed, punctual on delivery date, I definitely recommend it👏🏻👏🏻
ADS Home Renovation
Tharlles T.
The Ellite construction masonry team are simply magnificent, they were extremely super professional when building our project in our backyard, what they did went beyond what we imagined We will use them in our future project if someone needs a super professional company we recommend Ellite Construction Masonry 5 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Ellite Construction Masonry
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