Last updated on May 21st, 2024 at 07:28 am

Along the Hudson River, you will find the quiet city of Yonkers.  Although the city is lesser-known compared to the Big Apple, Yonkers has its own fair share of attractions: beautiful New York style gardens, a range of fun museums, and great indoor sporting activities. Yonkers is also home to a diverse housing scene, populated by stately mansions and multi-housing properties alike. Zillow lists the median home value of homes in Yonkers at $549,387, making the city a relatively affordable place to live. For those looking to live in Yonkers, or simply looking for a fresh take on an old home, we’ve compiled a list of the best general contractors in Yonkers who can help get any construction or remodeling job done right

The top general contractors in this list have been ranked according to their company profile, experience, services offered, customer satisfaction, awards received, and the media features and press coverage their work has generated. 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.

Attention to Detail Home Improvement

New Rochelle, NY 10805

Attention to Detail Home Improvement is a one-stop-shop for kitchen remodeling, bathroom remodeling, and full home renovations. With years of combined experience, Attention To Detail Home Improvement has worked hard to build the trust of its clients in Westchester County, The Bronx, Harlem, and beyond.

The firm is headed by Anthony Gonzalez who started Attention to Detail in 2009. Over a decade later, Attention to Detail has earned a reputation for offering extensive and comprehensive remodeling and construction services. Today, the company continues to grow its business and its presence in the building industry. The Attention to Detail team wants to help families, one home at a time.

Coolmore Construction Corp.

189 Devoe Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10705

Coolmore Construction Corp is a full-service general contracting firm dedicated to delivering the highest level of quality and finish in home building and renovation. Established in 2006, the company has transformed many apartments and townhouses throughout the New York area.

Helmed by Bernard Smith, the firm’s main focus is on providing all its clients with superior workmanship, meticulous project management, and unparalleled service. Relying on well-organized integration and coordination—the firm brings design, craftsmanship, and top quality products together seamlessly to produce precisely what discerning clients and architects have imagined and specified. All that is made possible by Coolmore’s recruitment of top quality personnel in different construction specialty areas: this crack team has helped Coolmore Construction Corp. develop into the successful business it is today.

Dawkins Development Group

206 Ferris Ave, White Plains, NY 10603

Dawkins Development Group Inc. is a design/build custom home building and remodeling company that promotes ethical and sound business practices for the benefit of the industry and all the clients it serves. The firm was founded by Daniel Salem Dawkins II. He started building in 1997, first in North Carolina, then Atlanta, before trying out the market in NYC. 

Daniel started a custom home building construction company in Metro Atlanta, called Unique Impressions Construction Inc. Soon after, he changed the name and created a whole new company brand known today as Dawkins Development Group Inc. Dawkins is a member of the Better Business Bureau (BBB), the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA), and the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI). With its reputation for efficient and sustainable building and its affiliations with esteemed building organizations, Dawkins stands as one of the premier builders serving the areas of New York City, Westchester, Queens, Brooklyn, Hackensack, NJ, Greenwich, CT, and Atlanta, GA.


PO BOX 206, New Rochelle, NY 10804

DoubleDiamond has been serving discerning residential and commercial clients for almost 25 years. Long recognized as one of the leading full-service general contracting companies in the New York Metropolitan area, the firm delivers a true “start-to-finish” experience, from architectural considerations, interior design and construction, to elite project management and master craftsmanship. This process ensures that DoubleDiamond is with clients every step of the way. 

The firm is a member of the Better Business Bureau (BBB), the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA), and it is US EPA Lead-Safe certified. DoubleDiamond has also fostered long-lasting partnerships with highly skilled design and trade professionals who trust the firm’s leadership team to manage all kinds of projects. The firm’s mission is to give every client the delightful feeling that DoubleDiamond is the only phone call they need to make to ensure their project is completed correctly.

Justino Contracting

650 Halstead Ave, Mamaroneck, NY 10543

Since 1999, homeowners and commercial property owners in the greater New York City and Connecticut region have turned to Justino Contracting Inc. for exceptional interior and exterior renovation services as well as general contracting expertise. The firm is a comprehensive, end-to-end general contractor with the skill and capability to fully oversee clients’ entire projects whether they’re completely remodeling a kitchen or they simply need a precision property repair.

Headed by Wilson Justino, also a managing partner at Bricks Real Estate Investments, the EPA Lead-Safe certified firm works to go above and beyond to ensure every detail of a client’s project is accounted for. Justino is as much at home with commercial projects as it is with residential ones, offering complete commercial property renovations, office remodels, business expansions or additions, and more. Best of all, the general contracting expertise clients will find at Justino Contracting is always competitively priced to reward its clients with unbeatable value.

Legacy Construction Northeast LLC 

10 New King Street, Suite 208, White Plains, NY  10604

Legacy Construction is an award-winning custom home builder serving Westchester, NY, Fairfield County CT, New York City, and Eastern Long Island. Legacy was founded in 2005 by brothers Chris and Tom Yaroscak, the sons of an exceptional residential architect. Both brothers are graduates with degrees in construction management and collectively can point to 55 years of industry experience.

In recent years alone, the firm has garnered more than five different home building and design awards for its work on custom home construction, design, and remodeling. Its work has also graced the pages of Interior Design, Design + Design, Outdoor Home, Westchester Home, athome, and NBC’s George to the Rescue. All these awards, features, and affiliations speak to the impeccable quality of the firm’s work, which is why clients will never go wrong in choosing to work with the award-winning Legacy Construction Northeast LLC. 

Noonan Construction 

242 Lake Avenue, Yonkers NY 10701

Noonan Construction exists to build clients’ visions. As a firm with 15 years of experience, and a principal, Thomas Noonan, with almost double that amount, Noonan Construction provides its building and remodeling services throughout New York, Westchester, and Connecticut.

Noonan Construction provides its clients adept professional construction services coupled with a strong sense of personal responsibility to its clients. The firm holds true to its fundamental values of craftsmanship, refined quality and superior service which define its projects and client relations. Providing unmatched hands-on experience, innovative leadership, and a diligent approach to meeting all of its client’s needs. This hands-on approach has led to high-quality projects delivered on time and has produced countless positive reviews and recommendations from Noonan Construction’s clients—a positive projection for the firm’s growth in the years to come. 

Shannon Contracting 

815 McLean Avenue Suite #2, Yonkers, NY 10704

Founded in 2011, Shannon Contracting, Inc. is a full service general contracting and construction management firm. Located in Westchester NY, Shannon Contracting, Inc. serves the New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Connecticut Metropolitan area. With over 20 years of experience in the construction industry, Sean McTigue heads Shannon Contracting as it offers a wide range of construction services for projects of varying scope, budget range, schedule demands, and complexity. 

Committed to sustainable building and construction, the firm has successfully completed a wide range of projects including commercial, residential, retail, hotels, medical facilities, corporate offices, assisted living housing, pharmaceutical & research laboratories, education, hospitality, and churches. The cornerstone of the firm’s success is the long-standing relationships it maintains with its clients. It is the mission of Shannon Contracting, Inc. to consistently deliver high-caliber services and cost-effective building solutions on every project, no matter how big or small. 

Sunrise Building & Remodeling 

510 North State Road, Briarcliff Manor, New York 10510

Sunrise Building & Remodeling operates on a single mission—to become a client’s partner in the remodeling process by providing quality craftsmanship and attention to detail. The firm is owned and operated by husband and wife team Eric and Hillary Messer who live in the community they work in.

The firm always works to achieve the Sunrise pledge: to treat its clients with honesty and respect and to stand behind its work. Sunrise takes great pride in its company and reputation. As a result, it has earned the respect and repeat business of many satisfied customers, who consistently refer the company to their family and friends. In addition to its good reviews, Sunrise has also been published in The Journal News, Westchester Home, East Coast Home + Design, This Old House, Intown Westchester, The Daily News, Westchester Magazine, and The New York Times, among numerous other publications. 

Top Drawer Luxury Home Builder 

719 Main St, New Rochelle, NY 10801

Top Drawer Luxury Home Builder was originally founded in early 1994 as Top Drawer Custom Cabinetry. The company went on to quickly expand just two years later, in 1996. But in 2005, the demand for the firm’s services grew beyond its wildest expectations, due to the fact that Top Drawer was offering service unmatched by anyone else in the industry. Today, Top Drawer continues to offer top-caliber remodeling and construction services throughout Westchester.

Heading the firm is Zeljko Tomic, who runs a tight ship: employees are highly specialized and divided according to technical expertise, from a kitchen department with some of the best designers in New York to an estimating department for commercial, residential millwork, and construction. The firm also has a robust architectural division and a state of the art factory headed by one of the industry’s best professionals. With all its expertise rolled into a one-stop-shop, Top Drawer Luxury Home Builder continues to cultivate a reputation for unparalleled construction and remodeling services in Westchester.