Last updated on May 21st, 2024 at 07:24 am

Thornton has fresh air, a cool breeze, and numerous outdoor adventures. It has a 360-degree view of greenery and enchanting forests. With over twenty parks and recreational areas in the city, it proves calming and rejuvenating. The surrounding structures and its welcoming community contribute to the city’s allure.

The waves of tourists and residents traveling around Thronton make it a strategic location for businesses and shopping districts. As a result, landowners and business people continuously seek contractors who offer quality services that will last their establishments for many years. This list collects the best commercial contractors based in the city. With their knowledge and experience of the area, your expectations will be met and exceeded, and your project will thrive.

Saunders Construction Company

1660 17th St., Suite LL1 Denver, CO 80202

In this changing industry in which design and construction are shifting, Saunders Construction Company focuses on long-term strategies for zero-waste and sustainability. The company incorporates yearly Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programs, managing projects that involve the environment, community, and non-profit organizations.

Dick Saunders and Greg Schmidt lead the team as Founder and CEO/Chairman, respectively. Dick serves as a board member for programs involving children, education, and mental health. Greg is also involved in organizations such as the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce and the University of Colorado Boulder Engineering and Management Industry. 

Its services include construction management, general contracting, and real estate development. Among its projects is Cabela’s Retail Store that showcases the fine craftsmanship of its exteriors and its attention to the interiors that complement the mountain theme.

Dohn Construction

2642 Midpoint Drive Fort Collins, CO 80525

From a small company founded in 1992, Doug Dohn and his wife Connie have gradually transformed Dohn Construction into a well-known general contracting company. Now, it has been involved in numerous top brand projects, including Starbucks and Freddy’s, which has improved the community of Thornton. 

Dohn Construction’s projects include building the Summit Entertainment Center. The 50,000 square feet facility is an example of its contribution to the growing community of Thornton. A hang-out spot for friends and families, the center blends arcades, billiard tables, and a large bowling alley. In addition, business people can utilize the space for private meetings or gatherings while finding an area to relax right after a day’s hard work.

As president of the company, Doug is responsible for the overall management and quality control of each project. Clients know that an experienced builder and a committee member of the Associated General Contractors of Northern Colorado will handle and value their needs.

Roche Constructors, Inc.

1235 W. 124th Avenue Suite 100 Westminster CO 80234

From an office in Greeley, Colorado, to acquiring regional offices in Nevada and Westminster, Colorado, Roche Constructors, Inc. has established a strong reputation among the local contractors. For forty-seven years, the company has maintained its relationship with its longtime clients for its commitment and dedication to the job. 

Thomas J. Roche serves as the President and CEO of the company. Affiliated with the International Council of Shopping Centers and the Retail Contractors Association, he brings significant experience in dealing with commercial projects in the area.

While Roche Constructors has worked in various buildings for the retail giant, Target, one of its notable projects for the brand is the SuperTarget Store in Denver, Colorado. It has consistently provided renovations to keep itsstore looking new and updated with the times. Its recent renovation was on the exteriors in 2018, to include new furnishings and refresh the landscape.

dcb Construction Company, Inc.

909 East 62nd Ave. Denver, CO 80216

The longest-running firm in the list, the DCB Construction Company, led by principal/president Dan McComb and chairman emeritus John R. Barna Jr., has been in business for sixty-one years. It is proud to be a locally-owned full-service general contracting company since its founding in 1964, and it has consistently provided services that prioritize design and timeliness.

It provides commercial, office, industrial, warehouse, distribution, and retail design and construction across Colorado. Among its projects is Riverdale Retail. The company was tasked to design and build two retail buildings located in Thronton. The large construction with its exterior brick walls currently houses a variety of stores, including restaurants and a fitness center.

Clients of the dcb Construction Company are assured of quality output, as its leading members are highly experienced in building commercial and retail projects. Dan is a member of the Construction Financial Management Association. John serves as the president of the Building Systems Institute and one of the founding members of the Colorado Chapter of the Associated Builders and Contractors.

Foothills Builders

7241 S Fulton St. Centennial CO 80112

William “Rocky” Hollingsworth enlisted in the army in 1973. The former military man held a biomedical electronic and x-ray equipment certification at the Fitzsimons Army Medical Center. After, he joined the construction industry and became a member of the Colorado Joint Apprenticeship in Denver to establish Foothills Commercial Builders.

Rocky’s strong beliefs in community and team spirit have made Foothills a high-quality commercial building contractor in Colorado and throughout the nation. While in the military, Rocky helped open the Dwight D. Eisenhower Medical Center at Fort Gordon. Now, the company has worked on multiple projects, including Biju’s Little Curry Shop.

The company provided full-service construction of the urban style restaurant, from its kitchen and dining area to the basement storage. Mural artworks were also included in the build, along with the necessary equipment for the client.

Taylor Kohrs

12160 Pennsylvania Street, Thornton, CO 80241

Scott Kohrs is the president of Taylor Kohrs, a full-service contractor that was founded by Jack Taylor in 1984. The company was under the umbrella of the TAYLOR Construction Group of Companies until it became independent, with Scott as the owner. The team is a diverse group of experienced individuals who complete projects in a collaborative working environment. It specializes in remodels, tenant build-outs, ground-up construction, design-build, and site development for small and large companies.

Along Westminster, Colorado, the group helped build the DXL Clothing Store in the Orchard Town Center, the open-air shopping district known for its convenient location and multiple retail and entertainment outlets.