With an up-and-coming downtown area, Fayetteville attracts many young families who are looking to relocate to a thriving city with a low cost of living. Selected by the National Civic League as an All-American City, this town appeals to different types of households and people with different cultural backgrounds.

With a low unemployment rate and affordable housing market, you’ll find plenty of general contractors located in town and nearby communities. Before signing an agreement with a contractor, you should always consider first the company’s experience, expertise, and track record. The firms on this list were selected based on their successful projects, positive reputation, and satisfied customers. Some of the companies on this list have been building homes for decades while others are relatively young but have already accomplished many successful projects.

Janacek Remodeling

1880 S. 26th St, Rogers, AR 72758

Award-winning general contractor, Janacek Remodeling, is recognized for delivering superior quality construction services throughout Northwest Arkansas. For thirty over 30 years, the well-respected firm has developed extensive experience in building, remodeling, and restoring homes, bathrooms, and kitchens. Focusing on single-family homes, the contractor encompasses a variety of styles including modern and contemporary homes.

With four generations of building the finest homes in Arkansas, Janacek Remodeling has earned a solid reputation for consistently providing exceptional craftsmanship and service. Operated by father and son, Tim and Jonathan Janacek, the company offers a broad range of services from plumbing and roofing to drywall and painting. With a combined experience of over a century, the company has developed its expertise in various aspects of construction earning a Better Business Bureau (BBB) A+ Rating. The general contractor gained significant attention from industry organizations and was named by Remodeling Magazine as one of the Big 50 Class of America’s Top Remodelers.

CMI Construction

2231 N. Lowell Rd, F2 Springdale, AR 72764

Since 1995, CMI Construction has built and remodeled quality homes throughout Northwest Arkansas. With over two decades of experience, the company has developed a strong reputation as one of the leading general contractors in Fayetteville. Albeit small, the family-owned firm offers a full range of construction services ranging from large scale residential remodels, custom builds and remediation and restoration. The firm has twenty-six years of experience in remodeling homes, making it one of the most trusted contractors in Northwest Arkansas.

The veteran-owned company is led by Brad Hall along with a professional team of highly skilled builders. Specializing in traditional, contemporary, and ranch-style single-family homes, CMI Construction has completed numerous additions, sunrooms, and decks using different types of high-quality materials. Using the latest techniques and technologies, the general contractor ensures projects are delivered on schedule and within the homeowner’s budget. Since its inception, CMI has earned various accreditations including the Northwest Arkansas Home Builders Association (HBA) and the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). The firm has also been featured across various publications, including AY Magazine, Citiscapes Magazine, and Fayetteville Flyer. They are also a nine-time Best of Houzz winner.

Marx Construction

1504 W. Walnut St, Rogers, AR 72756

Rogers-based Marx Construction is a residential and commercial construction firm serving clients throughout Fayetteville, Springville, and Northwest Arkansas. Founded in 2000, the general contractor specializes in building, remodeling, and restoring commercial establishments and residential homes. Serving as a one-stop shop for all things related to construction, the firm offers over twenty years of building experience ensuring the highest standards in every project.

Focusing on custom homes, new construction, and room additions, Marx Construction is composed of highly skilled professionals with extensive experience in various aspects of construction. The licensed contractor is recognized for providing efficient construction solutions in over forty states across the U.S. The firm offers a broad range of services, including interior renovations, exterior construction, fire and water damage construction, and large-scale remodeling. From kitchen and bathroom remodeling to various types of home improvement services, Marx Construction is recognized as one of the top general contractors in Fayetteville and surrounding areas.

Higher Rock Construction

505 N. Arkansas St, Rogers, AR 72756

Established in 2011, Higher Rock Construction is a family-owned construction company with ten years of experience in building custom homes, renovations, and additions. Serving homeowners across Northwest Arkansas, the firm has worked on a wide range of projects, including bathrooms, kitchens, and living areas. The established general contractor is recognized for its design expertise having served the finest neighborhoods in Rogers, Benton, and Washington counties. The firm’s projects range from complete home remodels, cabinet and tile installations, and custom home construction.  

Higher Rock Construction has developed long-lasting relationships with clients, partners, subcontractors, and industry organizations. Earning a BBB A+ Rating, the company has accomplished numerous projects focusing on single-family homes. The firm is known for delivering well-designed custom-built contemporary and modern homes. Owner Chris Bradley has accumulated years of knowledge and expertise in construction. His experience brings a fresh perspective to the firm’s building process, ensuring high standards are achieved regardless of project scope, size, and style.

Southern Brothers Construction

2156 E. Emma, Springdale, AR 72761

Southern Brothers Construction specializes in residential and commercial construction and offers a wide range of building services. Established in 2017, the young and dynamic firm focuses on providing quality construction, remodel, addition, and renovation. Serving clients throughout Northwest Arkansas, the locally-owned general contracting firm has in-depth knowledge of the industry. The company provides exceptional craftsmanship for different project styles and sizes.

The residential construction specialist offers innovative solutions and is known for delivering unique and creative designs in the most exclusive properties. In ]four years, the firm has earned a positive reputation in the industry for its exceptional workmanship and client service. The trusted and reliable firm provides service at the highest level offering a straightforward communication process throughout the entire construction process. Southern Brothers Construction pays close attention to each aspect of the project to ensure the client’s needs are reflected in every build-out. 


  • 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