Known as Oregon’s first urban whitewater park, Bend combines natural scenery with commercial development for world-famous recreation. From luxury hotels to award-winning restaurants, the city truly has it all. We have gathered a list of the best commercial contractors in Bend, Oregon to help developers create vibrant commercial spaces. We chose these contractors for their skill, reputation, and values. 

Compass Commercial 

600 SW Columbia Street, Suite 6100B, Bend, OR 97702

Compass Commercial understands that the permitting and construction process can be daunting. The company makes it less stressful by providing reliable service and creating value for clients. This has helped Compass become the leading commercial contractor and real estate firm in Central Oregon. Since its founding in 1996, the company has successfully delivered projects for clients in the retail, office, and multifamily sectors. 

Aside from construction and permitting, Compass also specializes in commercial leases and asset and property management. Thanks to its team of licensed commercial brokers, the company has won numerous real estate awards and recognitions, including Top Producer for 2017 and 2018. This makes the company a single stop for clients looking to purchase, build, and manage commercial properties.

Its construction projects include Lone Pine Coffee Roaster in downtown Bend. The company provided build-out services for a 1,962-square foot coffee shop and roastery. The customized space is housed in the historic Boomtown Building and features wood overhead beams, a bar, and a glass roll-up door for natural lighting. Compass completed the project in February 2020. 

Compass is a Certified Commercial Investment Member with  AMO® accreditation. It is affiliated with the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors. The company has been featured in Central Oregon Multifamily News and 2021 Transaction News.

Project Manager Carl Clements leads a team of craftspersons and brokers at Compass. Carl holds certifications from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the Construction Contractors Board (CCB). He attended Utah Valley State College before joining the company in 2018.

R&H Construction

61426 American Lane, Suite 100, Bend, OR 97702

R&H Construction builds commercial spaces that define Northwest identity. Known for projects that are built to last, the company explores all the possibilities in commercial construction. The company engages clients, subcontractors, and communities early in the design and building process to produce exceptional results. 

Established in 1979, R&H has been in the industry for more than 40 years. It has completed projects in commercial markets, including hospitality, restaurants, and corporate interiors. The secret to the firm’s longevity and success is its focus on worker safety and an unwavering commitment to quality. These commitments have led the company to become one of the leading commercial contractors in Central Oregon. 

Its clients include the Hasson Company. R&H completed a tenant improvement project for the company’s Central Oregon Division. 

The design for the new workspace incorporates natural wood accents, floor-to-ceiling glass partitions, and herringbone glulam columns. R&H used local vendors and materials to support Central Oregon businesses during the pandemic. At 3,000 square feet, the workspace features a reception area, an outdoor patio, two conference rooms, and nine offices. 

R&H is the recipient of the 2018 Daily Journal of Commerce‘s TopProjects Project of the Year Award and the 2015 Oregon Governor’s Occupational Safety and Health (GOSH) Safety Award. The company has also been featured in Oregon Business Magazine. Director of Business Adam Rainey works closely with R&H’s Special Projects Group (SPG) to build client relationships and bring in new projects.

CS Construction

1506 NE 1st Street, Unit 1, Bend, OR 97701

CS Construction is a progressive contracting firm that serves clients in the Bend area, where it works on various commercial projects. Known for delivering value and quality, it is considered one of Central Oregon’s premier builders. CS actively participates in the pre-construction and design phases of each project. This allows the company to determine the most effective construction methods. Its projects range from $250,000 to over $35 million in construction costs. 

The secret to the company’s success is its team of exceptionally skilled tradespersons. Its labor force includes the best carpenters, ironworkers, concrete form setters, and concrete finishers. Having access to such a labor force allows CS to self-perform many trades and ensures superior work quality.

The company projects include Lot #52 at Brinson Business Park, a light industrial facility with three commercial units. The facility spans 8,000 square feet and had a total construction cost of approximately $1,136,000. Lot #52 features several administrative offices and commercial garage doors.

CS is the recipient of the 2013 COBA Excellence Award. Matt Cohen and Jordan Skovborg founded the company in February 2005. Matt serves as a managing member at CS. 


  • 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