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Top 10 general contractors in White Plains, NY

Homeowners agree: these White Plains general contractors are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Myrvin Home Improvement LLC

Myrvin Home Improvement LLC

New on HomeGuide
2+ years in business
Serves White Plains, NY
After 27 years in the construction industry I can surely assure you that you are getting the best. Also honest and always willingness to meet my client's gold
Nu General Contracting

Nu General Contracting

New on HomeGuide
Offers online services
37+ years in business
Serves White Plains, NY
Founded in 1978, NU General Contracting Inc. is a trusted home improvement contractor based in Ardsley, NY, serving both residential and commercial clients. With over 40 years of experience, they specialize in updating kitchens and bathrooms with the latest styles and products. Their dedicated team works closely with clients to create custom renovation plans, ensuring quality craftsmanship and outstanding customer service. From building new homes to remodeling existing ones, NU General Contracting Inc. is committed to delivering high-quality work at competitive prices, exceeding client expectations every time.
Vonpro Construction And Consulting

Vonpro Construction And Consulting

5.0(1)
14+ years in business
Serves White Plains, NY
Amy R. says, "Listened to my needs. Was patient and thorough. Stayed within my budget. Was efficient. High quality. Kept me involved throughout the construction process. Attentive to details and kept organized and clean." Read more
Labrea Home Services Llc

Labrea Home Services Llc

5.0(1)
6 hires on HomeGuide
6+ years in business
Serves White Plains, NY
Mohsen M. says, "Fantastic work, very nice guy. Came on time and gave me a quote. Once I agreed he started working and less than 2 hours, he was done.Thanks." Read more
Affordable Siding Services LLC

Affordable Siding Services LLC

5.0(1)
1 hire on HomeGuide
13+ years in business
Serves White Plains, NY
Marketa E. says, "Affordable Siding installed new roofing over my prefab house a year ago. Tony D'Adone representing this company showed up on time to give me reasonable cost..." Read more
SRVLANDSCAPING CONSTRUCTION  & Design Llc

SRVLANDSCAPING CONSTRUCTION & Design Llc

5.0(3)
8 hires on HomeGuide
16+ years in business
Serves White Plains, NY
Mary K. says, "Quality of work, on time, neat work and pleasant to deal with" Read more
Dalia Home Improvement Corp.

Dalia Home Improvement Corp.

New on HomeGuide
2 hires on HomeGuide
15+ years in business
Serves White Plains, NY
At DALIA HOME IMPROVEMENT CORP. we strive to provide a complete service, paying all our attention to the needs of our customers, striving to develop your project with all your expectations. We have been working with this name since 2009, providing services in the states of Connecticut and New York. Experience, quality, and commitment are what support us. https://www.instagram.com/daliahomeimprovementcorp/ It is exciting to be able to capture my client's ideas and make possible everything they visualize....
AE Dekaj Construction Inc

AE Dekaj Construction Inc

5.0(3)
1 hire on HomeGuide
4+ years in business
Serves White Plains, NY
Angela R. says, "Best contractor i had ever worked with! I love my house after AE Dekaj had renovated! Highly recommend!" Read more
Salem Home Improvement

Salem Home Improvement

New on HomeGuide
37+ years in business
Serves White Plains, NY
Salem Home Improvement, founded in 2000 and based in Tuckahoe, NY, is renowned for its commitment to excellence in all aspects of their business. They pride themselves on their unwavering integrity, fairness, and personal responsibility. As true professionals in their trade, they consistently deliver high-quality services, always prioritizing their customers' interests and concerns. Their distinct approach to home improvement is rooted in accurate knowledge and exceptional skills, ensuring customer satisfaction at every level.
ALBERT CONSTRUCTION SERVICES LLC

ALBERT CONSTRUCTION SERVICES LLC

5.0(2)
1 hire on HomeGuide
17+ years in business
Serves White Plains, NY
Allson says, "I am very happy to have finished my project with Albert Construction very professional" 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 White Plains general contractors

Recent success stories from people in the White Plains area.
Crystal A.
I didn't expect same day service. He did great job.
SRVLANDSCAPING CONSTRUCTION & Design llc
Gabriella R.
Highly recommend AE Dekaj Construction Inc did some renovations on my apartment and i am very satisfied and happy with their work even that past one year since they have done working in our apartment still their job is same as it was recently renovated! I love all their work!
AE Dekaj Construction Inc
Andriu C.
I recommend Albert Construction an excellent company and an excellent person very punctual and very professional
ALBERT CONSTRUCTION SERVICES LLC
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