Last updated on May 21st, 2024 at 06:54 am

Larchmont is ranked as the third wealthiest place in New York and the 15th wealthiest in the US. The village’s residential architectural landscape reflects this abundance and embodies the sophistication of its well-heeled homeowners.

The area’s high-end neighborhoods provide opportunities for the best general contractors in Larchmont to explore a wide spectrum of interior and exterior styles and curate spaces that exude luxury and functionality. The list below highlights the firms that, for decades, have won the trust of the village’s most demanding clients. These companies have won industry awards, repeated features in publications, and bring extensive years of experience in the industry to every project.

Murphy Brothers Contracting

416 Waverly Ave. Mamaroneck, NY 10543

Murphy Brothers Contracting is a family-owned and operated firm that specializes in custom home construction, renovations, and construction management. The firm was founded in 1979 to answer to the growing need of homeowners in Westchester, Hudson Valley, and southern Fairfield for efficient, hands-on general contractors. The firm has won several Home Building Industry Awards for its work on custom homes, remodels, and green construction.

The firm’s homes have also caught the attention of the design community, including the American Institute of Architects’ Citation award for its collaboration with Amanda Martocchio Architecture, and another recognition from the Westchester Home Design Award. The firm’s projects exude luxury but also celebrate the use of space, light, colors, and materials to create living spaces that represent the design aspirations of their homeowners and cater to their functional and structural needs.

Sunrise Building & Remodeling, Inc.

510 North State Rd. Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510

Established in 1986, Sunrise Building & Remodeling Inc. offers comprehensive general contracting services. The firm’s decade of practice has produced work for kitchen and bathroom remodels, additions, decks, and patios. The firm is trained and licensed to install siding, roofing, and windows. Industry publications have documented the firm’s run as a leading builder and service provider for the residential sector. The Journal News, The New York Times, Better Homes Magazine, and Daily News, have all featured the company’s projects and milestones.

The firm’s general contracting portfolio highlights luxury residential spaces that celebrate the classic elegance of traditional styles. The high-end interiors and finishes also put forward the comfortable textiles and warm palettes of transitional designs. Custom fixtures and relevant styling add character to every build and produce the unique space of a client’s dream home.

Dream Builders

31 Columbus Ave. New Rochelle, NY 10801

Dream Builders is an active member of the National Home Builders Association (NAHB). Principal Robert Krakowiak founded the company in 2004 to answer the region’s call for home builders and remodelers capable of finding the perfect balance between design, budget, planning, and collaboration. The firm employs a team of craftsmen, tradesmen, and design professionals to complete mid-range and high-value kitchen, bathroom, basement, storage, and exterior projects.

One of the firm’s most iconic projects was for a kitchen remodeling project in New York. Inspired by transitional interior design, the space provides a light and comfortable atmosphere. The use of wood and the white palette for the cabinetry, storage, and backsplashes—all against the mild-toned wood flooring—amplifies the ambiance. Warm lighting from recessed lights and pendant lights creates a sense of luxury and formality.

Hanley Group

132 Larchmont Ave. Suite #12, Larchmont, NY 10538

Hanley Group’s client-focused construction practice has helped it secure a client list of repeat business and referrals. For over two decades, the firm has worked with commercial and residential project owners to complete complex and architecturally-demanding projects for the high-end market. Many of these projects—products of partnerships with leading architects and designers in the field—can be found across lower Westchester County.

Paudie Hanley leads the firm’s everyday practice. Hanley led one of the firm’s biggest projects in Larchmont. The remodeling project produced a transitional home that combines the neutral palettes of beige and white against the contrasting coolness of light blue textiles and the warmth of stained wood flooring. The resulting interiors produced a feeling of luxury and regality, enhanced by the choice of fixtures and artisan furniture.

Justino Contracting

650 Halstead Ave. Mamaroneck, NY 10543

Justino Contracting opened its doors in 1999 as a general contractor, and today it continues to provide an extensive list of remodeling and home improvement services. The firm’s scope includes full home renovation, remodeling for kitchen and baths, carpentry work, and exterior and interior upgrades. Wilson Justino heads the firm’s practice. Justino developed the firm’s end-to-end process that allows his team to stay with the client from the first stages of conceptualization through completion. Aside from its New York clients, the company also extends its service reach to Fairfield in Connecticut.

Reviews of the company and its work emphasize the firm’s on-time and within-budget delivery. Project owners also highlighted the firm’s responsiveness and transparency when it came to helping clients make informed decisions about their projects. This detailed approach to home improvement produced a diverse portfolio of interior and living spaces that showcase a wide spectrum of styles, including traditional, transitional, modern, and contemporary inspirations.

Chris Craftsman Development, Inc.

404 Central Park Ave. Scarsdale, NY 10583

Christ Craftsman Development focuses on fine home remodeling and design. The firm has served the luxury residential market since 1991. Christopher Iannuzzi developed this design-build practice to provide Westchester and Greenwich with a modern builder capable of providing complex, aesthetically-sophisticated kitchen and bathroom remodeling and home renovation work.

The company’s extensive residential portfolio showcases spaces inspired by the sleek elements of contemporary and modern interiors, as well as the craftsmanship and traditional palettes of transitional and farmhouse designs. Known for its detail-oriented design and construction practice, the firm is a choice builder for the region’s most demanding clients. The firm’s luxurious spaces come in carefully curated finishes, fixtures, and furnishings to provide a highly custom atmosphere based on the homeowner’s design aspirations.


27 Highview Terrace, Yonkers, NY 10705

Catering to the New York metropolitan area’s residential and commercial markets, DoubleDiamond offers a full-service general contracting practice. Rob Wasserman heads the firm’s operations. Wasserman established the company over 25 years ago. Today, the firm provides architectural, design, construction, and program management services. Aside from its projects in the retail, mixed-use, multifamily, corporate, and industrial sectors, the firm also supplies residential work.

As a home builder, the firm specializes in remodeling and relevant home improvement services. Aside from being a member of the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA), the company is a certified A-plus member of the BBB. These affiliations represent its client-focused approach to general contracting. It also highlights the company’s deep industry knowledge when it comes to transforming residences into unforgettable spaces. These spaces are inspired by the soft textiles of transitional design, as well as the functional and space-conscious approach of contemporary and modern design.

Larchmont Renovations LLC

37 Vine Rd. Larchmont, NY 10538

Larchmont Renovation’s team is composed of a diverse range of professionals from different home improvement backgrounds: craftspeople, masons, painters, carpenters, roofers, tilers, HVAC, plumbing, electrical, as well as other relevant services. Since its inception in 2015, the firm has established networks with leading industry manufacturers and professionals to create detailed, cost-effective, and client-focused solutions.

Dual Macintyre, the firm’s principal, personally leads every residential project that the firm takes on. From small projects for bathroom remodels, basement renovations, additions, to bigger scope projects in new construction and homebuilding, Macintyre guides clients throughout the process. One great example of the firm’s work is a remodeling project: the firm transformed an old home into a hip, airy transitional-designed space. One interesting characteristic of this work is the use of calm blue and lighter palettes as a stark contrast to the room’s dark wood flooring. This thoughtful combination gave the room a nostalgic, yet fresh ambiance.

Cornerstone of Larchmont

21 North Ave. Larchmont, NY 10538

Doug Mooney founded Cornerstone of Larchmont in 1992 to serve the residential market of Larchmont and lower Westchester. The company offers building and construction management services. One of the highlights of its service scope is its advocacy for green building and its commitment to using environmentally-friendly materials, a practice that made them a featured company in a past article of the New York Times. The feature focused on the topic of environmental conservation through the use of the latest construction technologies and materials.

As a residential general contractor, the company works on high-end and mid-range exterior and interior projects. The firm often works with homeowners for home improvement, historic restoration, renovation, and remodeling projects. The company’s experience in a wide range of styles—including traditional, Tudor, colonial, and classic design helps it cater to the clients’ varying style needs.