Find a general contractor in West Valley City, UT

Find general contractors in West Valley City, UT

Find general contractors in West Valley City, UT

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Top 10 general contractors in West Valley City, UT

Homeowners agree: these West Valley City general contractors are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Danfill Construction LLC

Danfill Construction LLC

New on HomeGuide
6+ years in business
Serves West Valley City, UT
Hello everyone, I just want to give you a all a brief introduction of who we are. Me and my partners are all former employees for 15+ years of big construction companies here in utah, in which we built massive structures, roads, homes and all. We've decided to venture off and take all the skills and experience we've acquired over the course of many years and put it into our company in which we'll believe will be a success. The reason being is because you will receive all of our own time and attention. To carefully plan, execute and complete your project. We care about and would love to build a personal relationship to gain your trust and
Standard Restoration

Standard Restoration

New on HomeGuide
8+ years in business
Serves West Valley City, UT
5 star***** Restoration Company. See website. Standard Restoration is who homeowners and property owners should call after a water or fire event. We offer fire damage restoration and water damage restoration services to those affected by fire and water elements. Standard Restoration Salt Lake performs fire and water damage remediation services after a home or property disaster. We work with home and property owners to restore your property to its previous condition as soon as possible. We offer a one-hour response time every day of the year. At Standard Restoration, we understand how upsetting and overwhelming it is to face the prospect of
Perfect Strategies Building Services

Perfect Strategies Building Services

New on HomeGuide
7+ years in business
Serves West Valley City, UT
Where there's a strategy for every cleaning need . We got more than 13 years of experienced, with trained and Ready crews for your cleaning needs
American Residential Company Llc

American Residential Company Llc

2 hires on HomeGuide
15+ years in business
Serves West Valley City, UT
Kandyce S. says, "Quick response and professional. We’re getting bids right now, but to have a response from someone so soon after reaching out is assuring. Mike was the first to respond out of multiple people we reached out to. " 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 West Valley City general contractors

Recent success stories from people in the West Valley City area.
Julia H.
Mike was a good communicator and very flexible. I had a basement finish that needed to be done. We were quick to establish a schedule and price which was reasonable and in my price range :)
American residential company llc
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