Arlington, once noted for cotton ginning and agricultural products, is now mainly an industrial and commercial hub. The city’s automotive and aerospace sectors grew after 1950, with substantial population growth.
Arlington’s unique blend of urban amenities and suburban benefits led to increased demand for commercial and residential construction in the area. If you’re looking to build either one of these in the city, below is our list of the best construction companies you can consider. Each was chosen for their portfolio, awards, industry affiliations, and press features.
13850 Diplomat Dr, Dallas, TX 75234
TDIndustries delivers a cohesive approach to facilities services and mechanical construction. This premier firm works with clients throughout the entire life cycle of a facility, from engineering and construction to operations and maintenance. Since 1946, TDIndustries has provided world-class design and performance solutions for various industries, including healthcare, data centers, entertainment, education, mission-critical, industrial and multifamily. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, TDIndustries has multiple offices throughout the southwest.
CEO and Director Harold MacDowell began his tenure with TDIndustries in the mid-1980s and took the reins as the firm’s third CEO in 2005. MacDowell is a member of the SMU School of Engineering Advisory Board, Methodist Health System Foundation Board and the University of Texas at Dallas’ Institute for Excellence in Corporate Governance Advisory Board. He’s also served on the Parish Episcopal School board, the Dallas Regional Chamber, United Way of Greater Dallas, QUOIN-AGC and as chairman of the board for the Construction Education Foundation.
TDIndustries’ focus on the growth and development of its employee-owners, who the firm calls “Partners,” and its servant-leadership culture has garnered critical acclaim for the organization. TDIndustries was recognized for more than two decades by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For” and, in 2017, earned “Legend” status. The company was also featured among People Magazine’s inaugural “Top 50 Companies that Care.”
Hill & Wilkinson
2703 Telecom Pkwy, Suite 120, Richardson, TX 75082
Hill & Wilkinson is a $450 million, full-service construction firm founded in 1968 by Luther Hill. The company quickly gained national attention for building high-profile and “big-business” projects while maintaining a “small business” attitude of staying in touch with customers and implementing strict standards for quality work.
The firm’s client list includes freestanding chain stores, big box retailers, lifestyle centers, strip centers, regional malls, auto dealerships, movie theaters, restaurants, and bank branches. Meanwhile, its project types include new construction, renovations, expansions, and rebranding efforts.
With 37 years in the construction industry, Paul Driscoll oversees day-to-day operations as CEO of Hill & Wilkinson. His lead-by-example approach continues to influence the firm’s initiatives, including the wellness program, employee recognition, communication, and training. Throughout his years with the company, Paul has served in many positions, such as estimator, project engineer, project manager, senior project manager, group manager, and vice president.
Bob Moore Construction
3611 William D Tate Ave Grapevine, TX 76051
Since 1946, Bob Moore Construction has provided more of what clients want in their commercial construction projects, making it one of the most highly renowned commercial construction firms in Texas. From its first project 60 years ago, the company has delivered quality construction on time and within budget.
Bob Moore Construction’s client portfolio features some of the most recognizable companies in America, including American Airlines, Harley-Davidson, Best Buy, ROOMS TO GO, and UPS. It has also worked with some of the top architectural and engineering businesses in the United States and for some of America’s largest real estate developers responsible for more than one billion square feet of commercial construction.
Bob Moore Construction is a member of the Associated General Contractors of America, the American Concrete Institute, the Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc., and the Tilt-up Concrete Association.
Ridgemont Commercial Construction
1520 W Walnut Hill Lane, Irving, TX 75038
Ridgemont Commercial Construction is a commercial construction firm that has delivered quality constructed projects in Texas and the surrounding region since 1976. Its diverse portfolio includes projects and clients in the automotive, health care, industrial, office, retail, and senior living market segments.
Ridgemont’s client-friendly approach aligns insightful team members who are foresighted and dedicated with each stakeholder to discover the most efficient and value-driven path to the client’s vision. Its collaborative and energetic teams of construction experts also deliver a dependable relationship based on transparency and effective communication.
Under the oversight of CEO Bob O’Brien and President Jason Lillard, experts at Ridgemont take pride in their ability to establish new client relationships consistently. The company is also pleased to hold memberships with the Associated Builders and Contractors, the American Subcontractors Association, the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties, the Urban Land Institute, the American Institute of Architects, and the American Society for Healthcare Engineering.
1900 Ballpark Way, Arlington, TX 76006
Based in Arlington, Texas, Con-Real has provided commercial construction and real estate services since 1979. The firm believes that people are best served when combining talents and services, which is why clients will find its proprietary real estate service model cost-effective, efficient, and calculated to deliver optimal results for every project.
Con-Real’s construction services include pre-construction services, general construction, and construction management, and it also specializes in design-build and reconstruction services. The studio’s real estate services encompass the disposition and valuation of real estate assets, including market studies and appraisal management. Aside from these services, Con-Real also specializes in real estate development services, acquisition, relocation assistance, and brokerage services.
Some of the latest honors given to Con-Real are the 2021 Dallas Business Journal Best Real Estate Deal of the Year award and the 2019 Engineering News-Record Texas & Louisiana Award.
905 West Mitchell Arlington, TX 76013
Broaddus Construction was initially founded in 1972 as FJW Construction. Offering services in the Dallas-Fort Worth region, FJW built a reputation for excellence and meeting clients’ specific needs. Over the next 35 years, the company provided services in over 30 states, serving a national client base. During this time, FJW completed nearly 400 projects for over 100 clients, with many clients on a repeat basis.
In 2008, FJW became part of the Broaddus Companies, which improved its remarkable reputation by leveraging the continuity of FJW staff with new practices and markets. Guided by the principal management of Dr. James Broaddus and David Bowlin, the Broaddus Companies fostered an integrated project delivery mentality in FJW. In addition, its experience with multiple market industries, including health care, higher education, K-12, government, retail, aviation, multi-family housing, industrial, and public-private partnership projects were deemed valuable assets.
FJW Construction was officially renamed Broaddus Construction in 2017 as a part of a strategic planning initiative to leverage the cohesiveness and resources of respective firms. It is a member of the American Concrete Institute, Texas Society of Architects, Texas Society of Professional Engineers, and the U.S. Green Building Council.
2100 N Highway 360 # 1603, Grand Prairie, TX 75050
USI Remodeling has provided custom home renovations since 1996 and carries an A+ Dallas Better Business Bureau rating. The company offers in-house design, construction of kitchen remodeling, bathroom remodeling, room additions, and any other task associated with major residential general contracting.
Principals Chris Chumbley and Gordon Zoellner have managed thousands of home renovations for three decades. Under their stewardship, USI has perfected its design-build approach and been recognized locally and nationally as an award-winning design-build company. Some of the company’s awards include multiple 2022 CotY Awards and the 2009 Texas Association of Builders Remodeler of the Year.
USI Remodeling is a member of the National Association of Home Builders, the National Association of Remodeling Industry, the National Kitchen and Bath Association, the Dallas Builders Association, and the Texas Association of Builders.
2450 Esters Blvd. Suite 200, DFW Airport, TX 75261
Launched in 1994, Statewide Remodeling is a locally-owned, nationally-ranked remodeling company serving clients in Arlington, Plano, Dallas, Austin, Richardson, Fort Worth, Lakeway, Round Rock, Southlake, and Grapevine. Statewide provides remodeling, general contracting, siding, installation, and repair services under the leadership of Jerry Melton as president.
Statewide Remodeling only uses products from trusted manufacturers with a reputation for standing behind what it makes. The company always prioritizes its customers and ensures complete customer satisfaction. Whether in need of a new kitchen or bath or replacement windows, clients can count on the firm to provide them with the same top-rated service that it has offered to more than 80,000 customers since 1994.
Statewide Remodeling has piqued the interest of the press and was featured by Qualified Remodeling Magazine, The Business Journal, and Business Wire.
Lonestar Design Build
2140 Hall-Johnson Rd. Grapevine, TX 76051
Established in 2008, LoneStar Design Build is a turnkey design-build remodeling company with a one-stop-shop concept. The studio envisions the project, collaborates, designs, builds, and celebrates the experience and results. Its services include renovation, construction, remodeling, design-build, kitchen, bathroom, complete home remodels, and room additions.
With the leadership of Brandon Pollard as president, the company’s approach is not about one particular design style. It listens to its clients thoroughly and provides outstanding service to design a style that achieves their unique design expectations and honors their budget.
With unparalleled artistry, some of LoneStar’s works have appeared in publications like Remodeling Magazine. It is also a member of the National Association of the Remodeling Industry.
RJ Aldriedge Companies
1305 Sylvan Court, Arlington, TX 76012
R.J. Aldriedge Companies, Inc. has a notoriety for fostering long-standing relationships with clients and capturing their goal to truly make the home of their dreams. Homeowners throughout the greater Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, including Arlington, Mansfield, Grapevine, Cedar Hill, Keller, Southlake, Colleyville, Trophy Club, and beyond can count on R.J. Aldriedge’s owner, Randy Aldriedge, for consistent professionalism and a superior home building experience.
Beginning on the initial day of the project, Randy stands behind his product and gives top-tier customer service long after the final papers have been signed. The team has worked hard since 1984 for its reputation and intends to keep this to provide clients with a finished product they will be proud to call home.
R.J. Aldriedge Companies is a Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist, Certified Master Builder Corporation, and is a member of the Greater Fort Worth Builders Association, Texas Association of Builders, and the National Association of Home Builders.
Miland Home Construction
204 West Holloway Dr, Hurst, TX 76053
Serving Fort Worth, Grapevine, Southlake, and more in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, Miland Home Construction is a renowned full-service residential and commercial remodeling and renovation company specializing in kitchens, baths, outdoor kitchens, structural repair, home additions, and cosmetic work.
Miland Home Construction is recognized by the Better Business Bureau and is owned and operated by Doug Miland. He graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma with a degree in business administration, majoring in finance. Doug has always had his hand in the construction sector in some capacity. He has collaborated with all types of contractors in the surety business, started his own remodeling business while teaching school, and then he went into business full-time in 2005.