Last updated on May 22nd, 2024 at 06:33 am

Located in Fresno County, Clovis is often hailed as one of the best places to live in the area. It offers its residents an excellent suburban feel, with a large percentage of its population owning their own homes. Residents also enjoy a variety of parks and excellent public schools. The area is also a popular choice for young professionals and families. This list is a showcase of fifteen of Clovis’ best and leading general contractors behind some of its most beautiful homes and spaces. This list is curated based on their various experiences, accolades, and unique range of services.

RFMC Construction, Inc.

5935 E Clinton Ave, Fresno, CA 93727

RFMC Construction extends its services throughout Fresno and offers its clients a comprehensive range of design-build work. This assures homeowners that it can keep the entire process in-house, lessening the challenge for clients in terms of having to look for additional subcontractors and professionals. It is especially regarded for its additions, kitchens, bathrooms, and outdoor kitchen installations. The firm’s portfolio also depicts a great range of patio cover installations and hardscape installations. Since the firm’s inception in 2003, it has been recognized over fifteen times as one of the Top 500 general contractors in the country by the prestigious Qualified Remodeler Magazine

At the firm’s helm is its founder and principal, Rick Musto. He has been practicing in and around the industry since the 1980s. He is experienced in every facet of the entire process and has since expanded the company to include The Patio Kings, to better address the needs of the community. Under his leadership, the firm also now has its own showroom in Fresno.

Dodson Builders Construction, Inc.

7940 N. Maple Ave. Suite 109, Fresno, CA 93720

Dodson Builders Construction is a full-service construction company that is best known for its custom homes and extensive remodels. It operates out of its headquarters in Fresno and extends its work throughout its surrounding areas. Its kitchens, bathrooms, home additions, and family rooms are particularly impressive. The firm is led by its CEO and founder, Peter Dodson, an experienced builder who works closely with the company’s clients throughout the entire process. Under his leadership, the firm makes use of only the latest industry techniques and assures homeowners that all of its spaces are completed on time and within the agreed-upon budget.

The chosen project is an excellent example of the firm’s talent and expertise. For this project, the firm’s team installed excellent overhead lighting and tiled backsplashes. It also has wraparound counters, which form a small breakfast bar. Some other fine elements include its hardwood flooring and custom kitchen island, which also contains excellent storage.

Generation Homes, Inc.

75 Park Creek Drive, Suite 101, Clovis, CA 93611

Generation Homes offers its clients a great range of commercial and residential general contracting work. It has extensive experience revamping homes on a large-scale basis, from entire home restorations to historical preservations. The company offers its construction solutions at competitive prices and tailor fits its processes to each of its client’s unique needs and visions. Some of the firm’s best homes can be found in the most sought-after communities in Fresno, Madera, Kings, and Tulare.

The chosen project best embodies the firm’s talent and expertise. This bathroom features its own sauna and great custom cabinetry. Our editorial team loved its chandelier and personalized vanity, in addition to its granite countertops.

Fowler’s Construction Company

2945 Holly Ave. Clovis, CA 93611

Regarded as one of California’s premier general contractors, Fowler’s Construction offers its clients a comprehensive range of services. It specializes in remodeling and ground-up construction and has worked in and around some of the most sought-after neighborhoods in California’s Central Valley. Its portfolio showcases a wide variety of kitchens, bathrooms, and home additions. The firm has been in business since 1982 and assists its clients throughout the entire process. The depicted project is one of our editorial team’s favorites from the company’s portfolio.

Located in the heart of Clovis, this project features an excellent traditional design. Its team replaced its dated honey oak cabinetry with brand new walnut stained shaker cabinetry. It also opted for simulated wood LVT flooring.

J & J Quality Construction, Inc.

2455 N. Fowler Ave. Suite 101, Fresno, CA 93727

J & J Quality Construction is a family-owned and family-operated business that operates out of its offices in Fresno. It specializes in both residential and commercial general contracting and has consistently been regarded for its home remodeling and custom home construction work. The firm extends its services throughout Fresno and Clovis and maintains a highly hands-on approach. At the firm’s helm are its principals, Robert and Patherese Jackson; together, they oversee every aspect of the process. Under their leadership, the firm showcases an affinity for room additions, outdoor living areas, and ground-up construction work. 

The depicted project was completed back in 2016. It costs around $75,000 and features a timeless traditional design. It has custom alder wood cabinets with mocha stains and a large cream kitchen island. Some other exceptional elements include its granite countertops, custom hood vent, and beautiful backsplashes.

Champ Construction

255 West Bullard Ave. Clovis, CA 93612

Champ Construction is a local builder headquartered in the heart of Clovis, making it an expert in some of its most popular architectural vernaculars. It has also served the entirety of the San Joaquin Valley, with a huge concentration of its projects found in Fresno. The firm credits its success to the combined four-decade experience of its talented team. Together, they offer clients innovative and unique solutions to otherwise complicated projects. The firm is known for its great attention to detail and flexibility. All of its projects are performed during the day, so as to not disturb its clients’ evening routines. It also offers free estimates and in-home consultations. 

The company is fully licensed, bonded, and insured. It has secured a stellar reputation through the years, as well as a portfolio that depicts a wide range of modern and contemporary themed spaces. Its ability to take on custom touches like walk-in closets and custom cabinetry is particularly impressive.

Azevedo Construction, Inc.

13228 E Falcon Meadow Lane, Clovis, CA 93619

Azevedo Construction services the entirety of the San Joaquin Valley and is the product of the vision of its founders, Lou and Lori Azevedo. Lou holds a degree in construction management from Fresno City College, while Lori is a licensed real estate agent and mortgage loan officer. The firm was formed in 1981 and specialized in custom home framing construction before its expansion in 2000 to include ground-up construction and extensive residential renovations. Showcased below is one of the company’s best works.

This kitchen remodel can be found in Fresno. It has an open concept floor plan that connects the space to the home’s formal dining and living areas. It features fine custom cabinetry, a breakfast bar, and excellent granite countertops.

Apple Ridge Construction

4460 W Shaw Ave. #214, Fresno, CA 93722

Apple Ridge Construction is a leading expert in the design-build process, which permits it to keep the entire process in-house. It has worked on projects all across the state and is regarded for its use of only the best and latest materials available. The firm utilizes a collaborative approach, emphasizing the importance of client participation during the process. Apple Ridge has received countless awards through the years. It received the National Contractor of the Year Award from the prestigious National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI). The depicted project below features one of the firm’s best kitchens.

Apple Ridge’s kitchens are often distinguished for their excellent floor replacements and custom islands. Its team also works on custom cabinetry and countertops. In addition, Apple Ridge provides clients with accurate 3D renderings, allowing little to no major revisions throughout the entire process.

BLC Custom Homes, Inc.

7081 N. Marks, Ste 104-344 Fresno, CA 9371

From extensive home remodels to ground-up construction work, BLC Custom Homes operates out of its office in Fresno and has designed and completed projects across Clovis, Fresno County, Madera County, and Tulare County. The firm is personally led by its principal, Bill Cornacchia, a builder with over three decades of industry experience. Under his leadership, the firm has secured partnerships with some of the area’s best and leading subcontractors that have led to excellent partnerships. 

The depicted project is an excellent example of the firm’s work. For this kitchen, its team employed a timeless Tuscan theme and large custom cabinetry. It also has a kitchen island complete with exquisite finishes, built-in storage, and granite countertops.

ICon Construction Design

1520 Cole Ave. Clovis, CA 93612

ICon Construction Design has consistently been regarded for its great customer services and specialization for extensive home renovations. It assists both residential and commercial project owners and is known for its outstanding contemporary and modern designs. Its regular use of clean lines, natural materials, and minimalist finishes prove striking. The firm’s portfolio depicts a gallery of kitchens, bathrooms, and home additions. It extends its services throughout Fresno, Clovis, Madera, and Hanford. 

For this kitchen, the team utilized an exceptional modern theme. It has an open concept floor plan, ample lighting, and seamless granite countertops. The firm also employed great tile backsplashes and wood paneled flooring.

Continental Custom Homes

4655 E Shepherd Ave. Clovis, CA 93619

Founded in 1976, Continental Custom Homes offers its clients a comprehensive range of construction and renovation services. It is a family-oriented company and often manages single-family homes. The company maintains affiliations with a variety of vital industry organizations. In particular, it is a proud member of the US Green Building Council. This allows it to stay up-to-date with the latest industry techniques and innovative processes, assuring homeowners that all of its spaces are environmentally friendly and energy efficient. Continental also provides several special offers for clients looking to work on a detached garage or pool house together with their homes.

The firm’s team is composed of a talented team of professionals and craftsmen. Together, they have designed and constructed several excellent kitchens, bathrooms, garages, and home additions. Our editorial team was also impressed by its expertise for a wide variety of architectural themes such as Spanish Colonials, Mediterranean finishes, and contemporary designs.

J.J. ‘ll Do It

218 N Magnolia Ave, Clovis CA 93611

Founded in 2002, J.J.’ll Do It is a full-service general contractor that specializes in both residential and commercial remodels. The firm’s team closely assists its clients throughout the entire process and showcases excellent craftsmanship for cabinetry and custom finishes. Its excellent painting, plumbing, and landscaping is particularly impressive. J.J. also offers a wide range of handyman services, which encompass drywall, electrical, flooring, fire damage repair, and maintenance work. 

J.J. is a family endeavor and has been in business since 2002. It draws inspiration from nearly three decades of industry experience. The company is also fully licensed, bonded, and insured.

Brase Contracting

5325 Greenwood, Clovis, CA 93619

Brase Contracting extends its services throughout Clovis and Madera and can manage projects regardless of size or complexity. It is a family-owned business that has been around since 1946. The company’s extensive remodels and ground-up work prove impressive, as well as its patios, decks, and landscaping services. The firm has worked in mountain communities like Shaver Lake, Bass Lake, and Oakhurst, and it offers excellent hardscape solutions for its walkways. On occasion, Brase manages commercial work.

The chosen project above is an excellent example of the firm’s work. For this kitchen, its team opted for a rustic theme. Its choice of exposed brick, wood-paneled flooring and cabinetry, and sleek kitchen island are striking.

Lion River Development, Inc.

11825 E Harvard, Sanger, CA 93657

With over two decades of industry experience, Lion River Development specializes in residential and commercial renovations. It is a family-oriented company that offers potential clients free estimates. The firm worked in some of the best neighborhoods in the Fresno area and is known for its talent for incorporating aging-in-place elements into its work. The firm is led by Leon Papin, who oversees the entirety of the production process, in addition to marketing and sales.

The chosen project is one of our favorites from the firm’s portfolio. For this kitchen, its team opted to install fine overhead lighting and a breakfast bar that matches its countertops, with custom cabinetry and a clean color palette.

JEP Construction

105 W. Dakota Ste. 110 Clovis, CA 93612 

JEP Construction has been lauded on several occasions for its commercial and residential structures. It services the residents and clients of Fresno, Clovis, Sanger, Selma, Kingsburg, Visalia, Tulare, Madera, Chowchilla, Merced, and Los Banos, and it has since gained an outstanding reputation for itself. In business since 2007, the company offers potential clients free quotes. Its portfolio is a showcase of several excellent home additions and residential interiors. 

For the study depicted above, the firm’s team employed excellent wood-paneled interiors, built-in shelves, and various custom finishes for this study. Striking chandeliers are included as well.