Last updated on May 21st, 2024 at 07:31 am

On the south end of San Francisco Bay, in the foothills of the Santa Cruz Mountains, you will find the quiet city of Saratoga in Northern California. The city brims with life, providing everything from a historic downtown district with fine dining destinations to outdoor activities such as hiking and mountain biking. 

In 2016, Saratoga was listed as the most expensive housing market in the United States by the Coldwell Banker Home Listing Report. Zillow lists the median home value of single-family homes and condos in Saratoga at $2,814,732—which means the residents of Saratoga aren’t shy about living large. This small but mighty city houses homes of all architectural styles, including Traditional, Ranch,  and Modern. Whether clients would like to build a new home or remodel an existing one, we’ve compiled a list of the best general contractors in Saratoga who are perfect for the job you have in mind.

The top general contractors in this list have been ranked according to their company profile, experience, services offered, customer satisfaction, awards received, and media features and coverage. With these firms’ unique designs and services, and their high levels of quality, clients are sure that their discerning tastes and preferences will be satisfied, whichever firm on the list they choose to work with.

Ali’s Construction and Remodeling Inc.

1011 South De Anza Blvd, San Jose, CA 95129

Ali’s Construction and Remodeling Inc. has been providing reputable, affordable, and sustainable solutions for residential buildings in the Bay Area for over 20 years. The firm specializes in new construction, custom homes, kitchen and bathroom remodeling, and renovation of existing homes.

Together with his team, Ali Zamani, the firm’s principal, works continuously to construct unique and exclusive properties. He wants to give you a home that inspires. The firm is proud to deliver outstanding quality and design for leading clients across the world, and its goal is to make sure that clients, as well as the budget,  are 100% taken care of. Whether a residential project is new, or a repair, Ali’s Construction and Remodeling is sure to surpass expectations. 

K.C. Customs Incorporated 

132 Gilman Ave, Campbell, CA 95008

Founded in 2000, K.C. Customs, Inc is a quality custom builder focused on building and remodeling high-end residential homes. The firm is guided by a few simple goals: provide unsurpassed craftsmanship, pay close attention to detail, offer great service, and give great value when it comes to clients’ budgets.

The K.C. Customs team, headed by principal Kevin Capps, is made up of friendly, efficient, and professional project managers and site superintendents, as well as supportive office and on-site staff. The firm uses an extensive network of specialty contractors and suppliers. This network gives the ability to meet project schedules and quality and budget requirements. K.C. Customs, Inc. takes project management to its highest level. The firm strives to exceed expectations, to build relationships, and to foster trust. K.C. Customs is committed to 100% satisfaction and providing clients with an enjoyable building experience.


12333 Saratoga Sunnyvale Rd, Saratoga, CA 95070

Since 1992, RemodelWest has built a reputation for providing design and construction services tailored to clients’ needs and values when building or remodeling. The firm extends its services from its deep roots in Silicon Valley to its new presence in the Northern Sierras. RemodelWest has won four first-place awards from the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA). 

An example of the firm’s work is this remodel of a NorCal family custom home in Saratoga. The clients had a particular vision for their young family, and RemodelWest responded by conceptualizing and executing a wide-open floor plan. The main living area opens to the backyard patio and outdoor kitchen area. This smooth transition is made possible by the use of a Bifold Nanawall System, whose doors bifold open in two sections with the main system integrated into the kitchen counter creating a peninsula counter perfect for entertaining and conversing. The kitchen also features a soapstone & hickory island, crystal cabinets, an outdoor kitchen, and exposed beams that make the room seem all the larger.

WM. H. Fry Construction Company

10351 San Fernando Avenue, Cupertino, CA 95014

The story of WM. H. Fry Construction Company began with its principal, Bill Fry, who has been building and improving homes in the San Francisco Bay Area for over 20 years. Bill grew up under the tutelage of his contractor father and renewed his interest in construction while working his way through his university studies in business. 

Bill trained as a Journeyman Carpenter for four years, after which his talents in all phases of construction and natural leadership skills quickly earned him a foreman position, building over 100 hillside homes at Portola Valley Ranch. In 1987, Bill obtained his Contractors’ License and has since then he has assembled a world-class team that provides remodels, additions, and new homes. For the impeccable quality of the firm’s work, as well as the value of its projects, WM. H. Fry Construction Company has won many awards such as the prestigious Gold Nugget Award of Merit for Best Renovated or Restored House from the Pacific Coast Builders Conference. The firm is also a member of sustainable building organizations such as Build It Green and the US Green Building Council (USGBC).