Jersey City, which is conveniently situated across the Hudson River, makes it simple and quick to travel throughout New Jersey and New York. It is an excellent area to live in because of its several intrastates and interstate mobility possibilities, which make commuting simple and worry-free.

Although establishing one’s own place may seem difficult, there are ways to make the process easier and less stressful. Homeowners can avoid the coordination issues that arise with employing numerous servicing companies by choosing a design-build firm. 

Neighborhoods in Jersey City feature a mix of modern, European, foreign, and historic residences. If clients want to implement one of their own, full-service design-build firms can assist with the process. This list includes the best design-build firms in Jersey City.

Hudson Home Improvement

50 Harrison St. Suite PH 455, Hoboken, NJ 07030

The qualified group of contractors, designers, and project managers at Hudson Home Improvement can simplify a client’s project while also providing their home with the high-caliber workmanship and appearance it deserves. The company uses meticulous procedures to offer residents in the Hudson County Area exceptional services.

Joe Shoback, a longtime Jersey City resident, founded Hudson House Improvement in 2008 as a result of his home renovation and his difficulty in locating a reputable contractor. Shoback has worked with the same group of skilled certified contractors for a number of years; each of them have a particular area of expertise in renovating, such as drywall, plumbing, or woodwork.

In order to understand new and effective techniques for renovating clients’ houses, Shoback and three members of his team earned certification as kitchen and bath remodelers from the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) in 2013. Hudson Home Improvements was also accepted into the accelerator program for Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses in 2014.

Houseplay Renovations

121 Newark Ave. Suite 5105, Jersey City, NJ 07302

Houseplay Renovations, LLC is a recognized and fully insured professional contracting firm that aims to help homeowners and business owners who want to develop, rebuild, or otherwise change their space. As it oversees every step required to realize the client’s vision for the space, the firm acts as the client’s agent throughout the process.

After relocating to the US from England, where he had spent several years working as a tradesman, Niall Templeman established Houseplay Renovations in 2007. The secret to Houseplay’s success in a highly competitive business is Templeman’s capacity to manage the details while simultaneously seeing the broader picture. Under his direction, the company developed a network of top-notch suppliers. This comprises artisans, plumbers, electricians, and other professionals with whom it regularly collaborates in order to routinely finish projects to the highest levels of quality and workmanship.

Houseplay has appeared in publications and on shows over the course of its existence. It was highlighted in an episode of HGTV’s My First Renovation, in the July/August 2016 issue of The Digest Online for one of its 2016 Houseplay Renovations projects, and in the July 2015 article “Houseplay Renovations: From Vision to Completion” at The Digest Online.

Imperial Kitchen & Bath

898 River Rd 2nd Floor, Edgewater, NJ 07020

Imperial Kitchen and Bath is a full-service design, product supply, and management company that provides influential and economical bathroom and kitchen remodeling services. The firm sources items internally to provide some of the most affordable pricing on incredibly valued products for any project or specification.

Imperial offers numerous kitchen & bathroom design packages. It is a full-service design agency that can, upon request, split the design, equipment, and hired contractor expenses. Its customers give the company a five-star rating for kitchen or bathroom remodeling throughout the New Jersey area. Imperial is among the best because of its flawless operation, high-quality kitchen cabinets, and reliable staff.

Throughout its years in service, the firm has been featured in the Fall/Winter 2015 and Spring 2016 Issue of VUE, in the Sept/Oct Issue of The Digest, and New York Times Best Selling Book, “Crushing It” by Gary Naynerchuk. 

Innovative Home Designs

30 Prescott St. Jersey City, NJ 07304

Innovative Home Designs specializes in various types of remodeling work, including kitchens, bathrooms, basements, and decks. The company was founded in 2016 and has a team with a coined 20 years of experience along with the firm being completely licensed and insured.

The Bold and Beautiful Project is one of its well-known initiatives. Innovative Home Designs was hired to redesign the first floor and create an open concept for this. For their families, the clients desired a room that was lighter, brighter, and more spacious. The firm was able to create this lovely bright open room, ideal for family and hosting visitors, by reducing a few walls, adding a lovely walnut-wrapped support beam, and plenty of additional storage.

Innovative Home Designs is a Design & Build company that views itself as a client’s one-stop shop, implying it will handle both the design and building phases of all the client’s home renovation needs. In GC magazine, Innovative Home Designs was highlighted as one of the businesses offering extensive and recommended remodeling services. 

Magnolia Home Remodeling Group

1640 Vauxhall Rd. Union, NJ 07083

Magnolia Home Remodeling Group has 30 years of experience in the field and covers Northern and Central New Jersey. Clients can be assured that the company’s founders, Vic Fiore and Chris Fontana, will actively participate in every project from its conception to completion, from the material selection and the filing of permits to the project’s final approvals.

Outstanding ratings on Better Business Bureau (BBB), Google, and Facebook demonstrate the company’s commitment to developing solid relationships with each client. Magnolia provides flexible services and solutions that let clients fund home improvement projects without any interest or low-interest rates and with affordable monthly payments.

LA Design and Construction

1300 Grand St. Unit C2, Hoboken, NJ 07030

LA Design + Construction is among the best names on the market because of its competitive pricing and broad experience in every area of the construction industry. There is little the firm has not seen in its 30 years of experience, and it still invests in research and development to expand its knowledge.

Top-rated on Google, LA Design + Construction has received 41 reviews and a rating of 5/5 stars. It is also made up of qualified and accredited individuals to achieve the work. In the event that something were to occur on the job site, LA Design + Construction is also insured. Additionally, it ensures that all work is done in-house, allowing the client’s home or commercial projects to be finished on schedule and according to the contract. 

On Time Construction

930 Newark Ave. Jersey City, NJ 07306

Established in 2000, On Time Construction specializes in all kinds of home restorations and improvements. The company, which offers full-service building and home improvement, is certified by BBB and has renovated several homes in Northern New Jersey.

Single-family homes with conventional, modern, contemporary, and mid-century architectural styles are Ontime Construction’s specialty. The company’s dedication to client satisfaction is as distinctive as the business itself. Most of its clients are repeat and referred customers, which is a testament to the company’s expertise, reliability, precision, and high-quality workmanship with consideration for its clients’ budgets and no shortcuts.

Advantage Contracting

1016 Route 23 N, Wayne, NJ 07470

With 25 years of experience, Advantage Contracting is a certified and insured contractor. The firm offers a wide range of services, including project management, design consultancy, kitchen, living room, and bathroom restorations, as well as demolition and disposal services upon clients’ request.

Since Advantage Contracting’s founding, its mission has remained, and it has  consistently delivered quality services to its clients. It remodels homes of all shapes and sizes and doesn’t simply concentrate on big projects. While the company is available for any renovation and expansion requirements, it also concentrates on smaller work, such as installing windows, doors, fixtures, and skylights.

The National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) and NARI recognize Advantage Contracting as a member. The company also boasts an A+ rating with BBB.

Viable Remodeling 

344 Pavonia Ave. Jersey City, NJ 07302

Viable Remodeling collaborates with talented designers and craftspeople to take its clients’ rooms to the next level. In addition to other services, the company provides a full range of remodeling and renovation services for both bathrooms and kitchens. Viable performs top-notch service while maximizing every cost, from concept through installation.

Viable Remodeling has the expertise required to undertake a client’s project, regardless of whether they would prefer a kitchen with a modern European style like Pellini kitchens or prefer a more classic custom kitchen style. The firm is known to work on even granite and stone worktops, as well as any type of cabinets, fixtures, and appliances. The bathroom contractors at Viable Remodeling always meet clients’ needs, whether they want a luxurious walk-in multiple steam head shower featuring hand-beveled marble subway tiles or a simpler but equally exquisite renovation or retrofit.

Artisan Design & Construction

118 Leonard St. Unit 3, Jersey City, NJ 07306

Artisan Design & Construction is a Hudson County-based construction firm that focuses on complete house renovations, new construction, commercial construction, and home additions. As a design and construction firm, Artisan is aware of the value of each component of a place, from the overall framework to the finishing touches. The design procedure is tailored particularly for each client.

The firm was established by Prince Narang, a civil engineering graduate from Rutgers University, and Drew Pestana, a business management graduate from Kean University. Among the most intricate residential builders currently in operation, they have two decades of combined experience working in the construction sector in New York and New Jersey.  Along with the founders are the workers who are highly skilled professionals, completing each project using the industry’s finest guidelines and processes. The firm can build a space that is both pleasing and structurally sound because of its years of training in engineering, architecture, and design.


  • 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