Last updated on July 18th, 2024 at 01:43 am

Anchorage combines the best of Alaska. One can experience a city with open spaces, home comforts, superb state views, and warm hospitality. There are mountains and an inlet that is surrounded by national parks. 

The list below includes five of the best design-build firms serving Anchorage, Alaska, in this list. Our team selected each contractor based on their experience, awards, accreditations, and notable projects.  

360 Construction and Design, LLC

3330 C St. Suite #100, Anchorage, AK 99503

From conceptual design to project delivery, 360 Construction & Design, an Alaskan firm, is the award-winning one-call solution for construction and remodeling needs. The firm’s service area spans the Greater Anchorage Bowl of Alaska from Girdwood to Anchorage, Eagle River to Chugiak, Palmer to Wasilla, and beyond.

360 Construction & Design delivers decades of combined experience, which includes an in-house kitchen and bathroom designer and staff lead carpenters. It is equipped to help design, plan, and execute its client’s custom homes, remodels, or additions under one roof. 

The company is a proud member of the National Kitchen and Bath Association, the National Association of Home Builders, and the American Home Buyers Alliance.

Alborn Construction

118 E. International Rd. Anchorage, AK 99518

With 15 years of background and service since 2001, Alborn Construction Inc. is the general contractor for Anchorage and Eagle River clients. The studio is led by Adam Alborn and is a family-owned and operated local firm whose main focus is delivering quality work promptly and at reasonable prices.

Alborn’s residential portfolio includes projects from bathroom and kitchen renovations to major home remodels and additions. As a general contractor, the firm handles residential and commercial projects, large or small. It enjoys the diversity of all project types and shows the same quality work and superior customer service on jobs large or small.

Alborn Construction Inc. is a proud member of the Better Business Bureau and the Associated General Contractors.

Michelsohn & Daughter

3410 Balchen Dr. Anchorage, AK 99517

Michelsohn and Daughter Construction, Inc. is a design-build firm in Anchorage, Alaska. The company provides design and construction services for additions and renovations to new home construction and light commercial. It specializes in customer care from design conception through construction.

Founder Paul Michelsohn is the company’s licensed general contractor, and his wife, Karen Kassik-Michelsohn, is a certified professional building designer. Karen now leads the firm following Paul’s semi-retirement. She is an award-winning designer with 30 years of background, has an eye for detail, and loves seeing projects go from paper to turn-key. One of Karen’s many talents is accessible, aging-in-place design. Under her watch, Michelsohn and Daughter Construction is a proud member of the American Institute of Building Design and the National Association of Home Builders.

Grayling Construction

7133 Arctic Blvd. Suite #3, Anchorage, AK 99518

Launched in 1997, Grayling Construction provides a wide range of services, including bathroom remodeling, bathtub installation, countertop repair, custom kitchen cabinets, flooring installation, green building, historic building conservation, home additions, extensions, and home remodeling. The firm serves clients based in Anchorage, Eagle River, and Girdwood and runs under the leadership of Stacey Dean.

Grayling Construction has a lot of depth in its design-build remodel projects after being in the industry for two decades. It is a proud member of various industry organizations, including the National Association of Home Builders and the American Society of Interior Designers. The company is also a Certified Green Professional and a Certified Graduate Remodeler.

Watermark Construction

7320 Rabbit Creek Rd. Anchorage, AK 99511

Watermark is a modern design-build firm headquartered in Anchorage, Alaska. The firm aims to bring the highest possible value to every home and renovation it undertakes. Its successful projects started with a comprehensive collaboration among the owner, architect, and builder. Josh Gifford, the owner of Watermark, has built custom homes and done extensive renovations since 2002. He desires excellence and quality in every part of construction and business.

At Watermark, the team strives for excellence in everything it does. The firm has the experience and expertise to deliver superb customer service from start to finish. It works with clients from design through construction, helping with value engineering and seeking ways to lower costs while keeping the finished product looking top-notch. Watermark’s integrated project management software supports its clients by providing updates, job progress photos, reports, and the finished selection.


  • Blaine Comeione

    Blaine has served as Editor at General Contractors Magazine for six years, drawing from over ten years of experience in construction and real estate. His comprehensive understanding spans commercial construction, architecture, and home builds, cultivated through diverse roles in the industry. With four years at BuildZoom and a background as a licensed real estate agent, Blaine possesses a unique perspective that enriches his editorial work. His dedication to delivering informative content is underscored by his extensive tenure in the field, ensuring that readers receive valuable insights into the dynamic world of construction and home design. Expertise: Commercial Construction, Commercial Remodeling, Home Design and Build Key Highlights: Over 6 years of experience writing and editing in the construction space, Editor at General Contractors Magazine, Previous experience at BuildZoom and Keller Williams Realty Education: Ohio University, Bachelor of Science in Human and Consumer Science - Minor in Business, 120+ Hours of New Jersey Real Estate Education, 120+ Hours of Arizona Real Estate Education