Located in the heart of Fulton County, Sandy Springs takes great pride in being one of the best cities to live in the country. The community offers residents a mixed urban-suburban feel, and a large percentage of its population own their homes. The area also has multiple restaurants, coffee shops, and parks, making it a popular choice for young professionals and growing families.

This list is a showcase of ten of the area’s best and leading general contractors—the builders behind some of the county’s most beautiful homes. Our editorial team curated this list based on their portfolios and backgrounds. Several of these companies are also proud recipients of various industry distinctions. 

Innovative Construction

3040 Amwiler Road, Suite B, Atlanta, GA 30360

Headquartered in Atlanta, Innovative Construction is a decorated expert in the design-build process. The firm oversees every part of the entire process, from start to finish. That level of attention lessens the challenge for homeowners, relieving them of the need to look for additional subcontractors and outsourced professionals. The firm has been in business since 2000 and has had the opportunity to work in some of the most sought-after communities throughout Atlanta and the surrounding suburbs. All of the firm’s projects come with a three-year warranty, in addition to scheduled warranty visits that will last for 60 days. Since the firm’s inception, it has been the proud recipient of multiple industry awards, which include numerous Contract of the Year accolades from the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI).

The project above is a stellar example of the firm’s talent and expertise. For this kitchen, the firm’s team opted for a transitional theme coupled with a warm color palette. Our editorial team was impressed by its great backsplashes and its excellent custom kitchen island. 

Oneida Builders

4675 N Shallowford Road, Suite 205, Dunwoody, GA 30338

Oneida Builders takes great pride in the solid reputation it has established for itself across Atlanta since it entered the marketplace in 1997. The firm showcases expertise for every aspect of the general contracting process and is well-known for its commitment to the highest industry standards and techniques. The Oneida team offers its clients effective and unique remodeling solutions and maintains affiliations with some of the most vital industry organizations like the Atlanta Home Builders Association, NARI, and the  Remodelers Council of the Atlanta Home Builders Association. Our editorial team was especially impressed by its stellar kitchens, bathrooms, home additions, and basements. 

The firm is led by its founder, Rocco Sinisgalli, a New York native who moved south to practice residential remodeling and construction. He has an extensive background in carpentry, skills that often come in handy. He is also a leader in the local remodeling community and also serves on the board of the Atlanta chapter of NARI.    

Glazer Design & Construction

4167 Roswell Road NE, Suite B, Atlanta, GA 30342

As its name suggests Glazer provides a comprehensive and complete range of design and construction services and operates out of its office in Atlanta. The firm’s portfolio includes a great array of new home construction, ranch conversion, basement conversion, home additions, kitchen, and bathroom projects. The firm’s team assists clients throughout the entire process and is also well-respected for its attention to detail and its use of only the best materials. Established in 1995, Glazer has had the opportunity to work in some of the best communities, including Buckhead, Brookhaven, Sandy Springs, Midtown, and West Midtown. 

For this bathroom, the firm’s team employed a modern style but anchored it with traditional elements. Our editorial team loved its separate walk-in shower encased in glass and its custom cabinetry. Several great fixtures and a great vanity finish the project. 

CastleHaven Construction

1662 Broughton Court, Dunwoody, GA 30338

CastelHaven draws inspiration from over a decade of industry experience and specializes in excellent home renovations. The firm services the greater portion of the metro Atlanta area and has had the opportunity to work in some of the most sought-after communities in Dunwoody, Sandy Springs, and Buckhead. All of the firm’s projects come with a comprehensive warranty, and the firm offers highly competitive prices. The firm is led by its owner and operator, Adam Pollock. He holds a degree in real estate from the University of Georgia and has been working in and around the industry since 2002. He is an Atlanta native, which makes him an expert in some of its most popular architectural vernaculars.

The photo above is an excellent example of the firm’s talent and expertise. It is a basement renovation that entailed the CastleHaven team working on a great lounge and entertainment area. Some outstanding elements include its wooden floor plans and vaulted ceilings. 

Affordable Remodeling

1266 West Paces Ferry Road, Suite 221, Atlanta, GA 30327

Affordable Remodeling offers its clients a complete and comprehensive range of home improvement and repair services. Since its inception, the firm has put together an impressive portfolio. Headquartered in Atlanta, Affordable Remodeling has had the opportunity to work on projects throughout the state of Georgia and is manned by a team of trained and experienced professionals and craftsmen. The firm draws inspiration from over a decade of industry experience and maintains affiliations with organizations like NARI. These affiliations assure clients that all of the firm’s projects are completed with the best and latest industry techniques, in addition to the use of only great and sustainable materials. 

Our editorial team was impressed by the firm’s great attention to detail, especially when it came to carpentry, light plumbing, and HVAC work. We also loved its talent for a wide range of architectural themes. 

Avatar Contractor

11205 Alpharetta Highway, Suite B, Roswell, GA 30076

With nearly two decades of remodeling experience, Avatar Contractor is headquartered in Roswell and specializes in kitchens, bathrooms, and exterior remodeling work. The firm takes great pride in the outstanding reviews it has garnered throughout its years in business and the firm is known for its adherence to the highest industry standards. Avatar offers its clients its work for a great price and it completes all of its spaces on time and within the agreed-upon budget.

Showcased below is one of the firm’s best bathrooms. It features great floor work and unique lighting. The firm’s team also provided a separate walk-in shower as well as a number of clean touches and finishes. 

TRL Construction & Design

6699 Peachtree Industrial Boulevard, Unit D, Norcross, GA 30092

Regarded as one of Georgia’s premier residential firms, TRL Construction & Design specializes in both ground-up and remodeling services. The firm offers its clients a seamless and comprehensive method that has resulted in beautiful spaces. Aside from custom home building, the TRL Construction & Design is known for its exemplary work in renovations and remodeling. It does everything from kitchen and bathroom remodeling to additions and small updates.  

The firm has been recognized for its quality control, its scheduling of trade contractors, its acquisition of materials, and its safety compliance. These practices have allowed the firm to curate great relationships with some of the area’s best and leading subcontractors. The firm takes great pride in the list of repeat clients that keep coming back to the firm for more.

The company created this all white bathroom accentuated with various textures. The dual vanities and large shower area with a bathtub maximizes the space but do not crowd the overall aesthetic.

ECO General Contracting

5911 Woodmont Boulevard, Norcross, GA 30092

ECO General Contracting specializes in residential and commercial services and has completed projects across Georgia. Since its inception, the firm has provided plenty of ground-up construction work as well as extensive remodeling and renovation services. As its name suggests, the firm utilizes a method that infuses various sustainability and environmentally-friendly practices and materials which has resulted in great and highly efficient spaces. Our editorial team was also impressed by its fully licensed commercial spaces, which include various offices and retail spaces. It has also taken on various concrete restorations.

The photo above is one of the company’s best remodeling projects in the heart of Georgia. It features a great modern design, complete with marble elements and clean finishes. We also loved its high ceilings and its use of natural light.  

JD Marquez Builders LLC

106 Colony Park Drive #800, Cumming, GA 30040

JD Marquez Builders offers a complete range of basement and home finishes. Our editorial team was impressed by its excellent restorations. Operating out of its office in Cumming, JD Marquez’s projects include ground-up construction projects and extensive commercial spaces.  The firm’s team offers its clients end-to-end services and the firm is often cited for its stellar handiwork and custom finishes. Our editorial team was especially impressed by its basements, attics, and wood and metal services.

For the featured project, the firm’s team opted for a great open floor plan informed by modern design. Our editorial team loved its large custom kitchen island and dining area that opens up to an outdoor lounge. Some other great elements include a custom fireplace and loft-like ceilings. 


  • Jake Gustafson

    Jake has served as Senior Editor at General Contractors and brings a wealth of experience rooted in his passion for building. Holding a degree in Construction Engineering Management from Oregon State University, he actively engaged in industry-related activities, including membership in the Associated General Contractors of America student chapter and participation in the Associated Schools in Construction student competition. Previously, Jake served as a project engineer for a prominent general contractor in Portland, where he played a pivotal role in various aspects of construction projects, from pre-construction to subcontractor management. His expertise extends to working on innovative projects, such as North America's largest CLT commercial building. Expertise: Commercial Construction, Commercial Remodeling, Home Design and Build Key Highlights: Editor at General Contractors, Project Engineer for Portland-based general contractor, Field Engineer for the largest CLT commercial building in North America Education: Oregon State University, Degree in Construction Engineering Management