Westfield is home to approximately 30,000 residents. One of New York’s suburbs, it has a quiet suburban ambiance that is perfect for restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Like the overall neighborhood, its houses come in a variety of architectural styles that mostly lean towards traditional features. Usually, these homes carry the Victorian, Cape Cod, and colonial styles.
This list presents the best general contractors in Westfield, New Jersey. These professionals have been gathered for their high attention to detail which results in a varied portfolio. It should also be noted that some of these professionals are talented enough to participate in historical restorations. These skills have been recognized by various industry organizations such as the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI), and the Westfield Historic Preservation Commission.
347 New Providence Rd., Mountainside, NJ 07092
For over 35 years, Charles Contracting has been known for providing clients with high-quality craftsmanship and materials that result in beautiful custom homes and historically accurate home renovations and restorations. Regardless of the project,
Charles Contracting has a signature that distinguishes its work from other homes. This is mostly thanks to company principal Charles Pijanowski’s years of industry experience. Prior to founding Charles contracting, Pijanowski involved himself in all aspects of construction, making him a reliable field expert who gives high attention to detail.
Heritage Homes NJ
571 Cumberland St., Westfield, NJ 07090
An entirely hands-on firm, Heritage Homes NJ has been in the industry for over 25 years. During this time, it has completed several new homes and home improvement projects that have helped polish the project management skills that have resulted in consistent and successful delivery in all of its projects.
Its work on the classic new colonial home, in particular, is a great example of the attention it provides its projects. Completed with high-end finishes and fine details that portray subtle class, this two-story home has a traditional, timeless ambiance that fits its neighborhood. Over time, the firm has completed several other projects including kitchen, bathroom, and basement renovations, exterior renovations, new construction, and even patio and deck work.
Galaxy Building Contractors
312 South Ave. East 2nd Floor, Westfield, NJ 07090
Ever since its establishment in 1991, Galaxy Building Contractors has been providing its clients with high-quality service and workmanship at competitive prices. Over time, its portfolio has come to include new homes, renovations, and even historic restorations for clients around Westfield and the surrounding Union County and North Jersey areas.
As a firm that is known for providing client-centric services, Galaxy Building Contractors has been praised for its extended services in architectural design, structural engineering, planning, and budgeting.
A firm that relies on an agile construction methodology, Kanstrukt Group delivers quality results by basing its decisions on the client. With this agile construction methodology, the team integrates client feedback into all parts of its design-build project whether this is a new home, a renovation, or a remodeling for the entire house or just parts of the residence.
Over time, its experience spanning more than a decade has helped it complete small to large projects throughout the New York Metropolitan area.
CAD Construction LLC
775 Mountain Blvd. Ste. #16, Watchung, NJ 07069
A local home transformation specialist, CAD Construction has been in the industry for over ten years completing additions and custom homes. During this time, its clients in the Somerset County and the surrounding areas have praised it for providing services that start from design all the way to the building of residential homes.
Soon enough, this recognition has allowed the firm to expand its services to exterior makeovers and renovations. Currently, the firm is handled by Chris Daunno who works as the head of project management. Prior to CAD Construction, Daunno worked a variety of management positions that gained him even more experience in project development.
Rappa Construction LLC
23 Dorset Dr., Kenilworth, NJ 07033
Rappa Construction was established in 1998 and has specialized in providing its clients with home remodeling services. The Rappa name, however, has been synonymous with home building for over 100 years. With the family’s rich history in the industry,
Rapp Construction is highly capable of providing clients with different projects ranging from custom kitchen and bath remodels, additions and alterations, basement finishing, and all types of custom woodworking. Regardless of the work, Rappa Construction displays its expertise through meticulous attention to detail.
153 Central Ave., Westfield, NJ 07090
A firm supported by craftsmen remodelers and home builders with over 30 years of experience in the industry, Debcan Construction has built long-standing relationships that help it complete its projects. These relationships extend to architects, engineers, township officials, subcontractors, and suppliers from the Union, Monmouth, and Ocean counties. Among its most notable works is a custom 7,000 square foot traditional home in Holmdel for a couple who have previously worked with the firm to create a beautiful waterfront.
Throughout the years, its portfolio has exhibited several other new homes, additions, and renovations in various styles including the modern farmhouse, rustic, traditional, and beach styles. Regardless of the design, crafting luxurious, staycation-like homes has helped Debcan Construction gain repeat customers and referrals who make up 90% of its client base.
Classic Construction Services
2 Hickory Rd., Summit, NJ 07901
A 29-year old firm with a referral client base, Classic Construction Services has spent years working on improvement services ranging from residential and commercial remodels, green building services, and even historic restorations. This range of experience ensures clients that the firm is highly capable of giving projects high attention to details.
Alongside a high attentiveness, Classic Construction Services combines old-world craftsmanship with green design and its years of architectural experience. The sleek bath in New York is a notable example of its works. Combining grey and cement tile with a grey bathroom flooring, it has a modern feel highlighted by the beige walls and dark wood cabinets.
1000 Locust Ave., Scotch Plains, NJ 07060
Known throughout Union county as impeccably reliable construction professionals, Schoss Construction is a 25-year-old firm capable of different home construction services. So far, the firm has completed several home additions and renovations, basements and cellars, kitchens and family rooms, bathrooms, and new homes.
Currently, the firm is managed by Ethan Schoss who brings over 30 years of industry experience to his highly skilled team. Among the projects the team has created, its renovation work on the Westfield kitchen is the most notable. A traditional style kitchen, it carries a quaint atmosphere highlighted by shaker cabinets hanging over a white and subway tile backsplash.
45 S. Park Place #174, Morristown, NJ 07960
A 13-year old firm, Archuleta Builders is experienced in remodeling bathrooms, kitchens, and basement rooms like wine cellars and home theaters. Over the years of crafting this plethora of projects, Archuleta Builders has gained many clients who come to the firm not just for its beautiful homes but also for its status as a builder with several certifications from the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), the largest network of craftsmen, innovators, and problem-solvers in the U.S.
This firm is also a certified aging-in-place specialist which makes it a great choice for clients who wish to remodel their homes into ones that can be still viable throughout the years.
Anthony James Master Builders
231 Elmer St., Westfield, NJ 07090
For the past 30 years, Anthony James Master Builders has provided clients in the Union, Warren, and Essex counties with award-winning projects. So far, its portfolio contains new homes, additions, and remodels that have earned it a place in Remodeling Magazine’s Big 50 list and the 2013 TREND Top Builder Award. Regardless of the project type, Anthony James Master builders follows a traditional design approach founded by Anthony J. Cerami Sr. that highlights providing outstanding quality, value, and service seen in beautifully executed architectural details.
The Fairacres bathroom for one is an example of the firm’s high attention to detail at work. A mid-sized minimalist design, the bathroom has a white and beige palette that highlights a sense of serenity and luxury elevated by a floating vanity, marble countertops, and a drop-in sink.
2470 Plainfield Ave. Unit A, Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
A 19-year-old firm, KCH Contracting is experienced in various home renovation services. So far, this has encompassed home additions, design-build services, general contracting, and even custom millwork that showcase the firm’s high attention to detail—a design approach resulting from years of working on various home types ranging from historical period homes to modern and contemporary homes.
A modern and sleek kitchen remodel for a New York residence, in particular, is a peek into why KCH Contracting was included in Remodeling magazine’s Big 50 list and was given the 2016 Contractor of The Year award for the Residential Exterior category. Designed with a sleek, grey palette, the kitchen remodel balances out its modish and dark palette with warm-colored kitchen fixtures.
Michael Robert Construction
400 West Broad St., Westfield, NJ 07090
Michael Robert Construction approaches design by highlighting a luxurious and laid-back look that has been nationally recognized. Combining this look with company president and CEO Michael Mroz’ expertise in classical architecture and design and Elli Mroz’ refined design approach, Michael Robert Construction has gained a loyal following of customers who have been privy to the recognition showered unto the firm by publications like NJHome, DesignNJ, and My Central Jersey alongside the CBRA’s 2013 Award of Excellence.
Casacquasanta in Westfield’s historically significant area is an accurate representation of this recognized firm’s abilities. 5,000 square feet wide, the home has a ‘Spanifornian’ approach which highlights modern and cool look tied together by a classical warmth. To support this aesthetic, the residence was built with a combination of bricks, natural wood, marble, and metals.