Regarded as one of the best places to live in Ventura County, Camarillo is a quaint town that offers its residents a suburban feel. Most of its residents own homes and are young professionals and retirees. Camarillo offers its people various coffee shops, parks, and other amenities.

This list showcases six of the area’s leading general contractors behind some of its most elegant remodels and spaces. This list was curated based on their various portfolios and impressive backgrounds.

Allen Construction

963 East Main St., Ventura, CA 93001

Allen Construction operates out of its office in Ventura. Its work has been published in magazines, such as Qualified Remodeler, and it has received many awards. It is pleased to have been listed in noteworthy articles highlighting the nation’s best, including Pro Remodeler’s National 40 Under 40. The firm also employs several sustainability efforts in its projects, making its homes both environment-friendly and efficient. Its portfolio also depicts several other estates rendered in a variety of architectural styles. Some of these include Andalusian-inspired mansions, French chateaus, and modern beachfront homes.

Showcased above is one of the firm’s projects, involving an  extensive whole house remodel, as well as working on a new accessory dwelling unit. It features a compelling Spanish Colonial design. Inside, it contains three stories, three bedrooms, and five bathrooms.

Forest Construction

3365 Somis Rd., Somis, CA 93066

Forest Construction is a family-owned and operated business that specializes in luxury new home construction, home additions, and large-scale home remodels.

Now in its third generation of leadership with Ernesto Sepulveda at the helm, the company draws from four decades of experience that has secured a solid reputation from the steady clientele list and through the collaboration with numerous leading architects and sub-contractors throughout Ventura and Los Angeles counties of Southern California.

Pictured above is one of the firm’s current new home construction projects that utilize cutting-edge technologies, equipment, and construction methods for the execution of high-level architectural and design elements.

AAA Development, Inc. 

401 Mobil Ave. STE 9, Camarillo, CA 93010

With over three decades of industry experience, AAA Development is headquartered in Camarillo and extends its services throughout the area surrounding it. Since its inception, the company has had the honor of working in and around some of the most sought-after neighborhoods in Ventura County, Santa Barbara, Malibu, and Calabasas. It has worked on over a thousand projects and is fully licensed and insured. The firm offers its clients a comprehensive range of services and has received excellent reviews through the years.

AAA is known for its kitchens, bathrooms, and interiors. Aside from its residential work, it is also regarded for its great commercial construction projects. The photo above is a prime example of one of its bathrooms. For this space, the firm’s team designed a his-and-her vanity. It also installed overhead beams, unique fixtures, and custom cabinetry.

Cavalier Builders Inc. 

20121 Ventura Blvd Suite 208, Woodland Hills, CA 91364

Founded in 1999, Cavalier Builders is a family-owned and operated practice that offers its clients a comprehensive range of services. It offers potential clients with free estimates and can manage any project, regardless of size or scale. The firm has worked in and around Los Angeles and is a leading expert in remodeling kitchens and bathrooms, in addition to room additions and patio work. It is also known for its roofing and repair services.

Its talent for modern and transitional themes is especially noteworthy. The photo above, in particular, is one of its best kitchens. For this project, the firm’s team incorporated a small yet efficient kitchen island, strong overhead lighting, and wood paneled flooring.

Rhino Construction

387 Zachary St, Ste 102, Moorpark, CA 93021

Rhino Construction is a full service general contracting firm that specializes in both residential and commercial projects. It assists its clients throughout the entire process and is experienced in every aspect of the remodeling and construction practice. The firm offers its clients a unique and tailored approach for their projects to better suit their specific needs and visions. Its portfolio depicts a wide range of home additions, kitchen and bathroom remodels, custom homes, exterior improvements, and various repairs. 

Featured above is an immaculate kitchen from the firm’s portfolio, with modern horizontal grain cabinets and island with waterfall edge. 

Abraham Building & Consulting

365 E Avenida De Los Arboles B33, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360

Otherwise known as ABC Pro, Abraham Building & Consulting specializes in a variety of aspects of the home building and remodeling process. ABC manages projects ranging from kitchen and bathroom improvements to home additions. The firm draws inspiration from  over two decades of industry experience and offers interested clients and homeowners with free estimates. It further bolsters these with accurate renderings, leading to minimal revisions during the entire process. The firm also assists with working on plans and permits, in addition to material selection. 

Its excellent take on the design-build process enables it to keep the entire process in-house, lessening the need for homeowners to find additional subcontractors. 


  • 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