This list features the top contractors in Montana—specifically, general contractors who offer or specialize in kitchen remodeling. Most of these firms incorporate sustainable and environment-friendly practices in construction.
These contractors were ranked according to their experience with kitchen remodeling, press mentions, awards received, and the versatility it displays in kitchen design. Whether it’s a simple update or an intricate kitchen remodel, there’s a contractor in this list for you.
12) CJ Remodeling & Construction
330 Hidden Valley Rd., Florence, MT 59833
CJ Remodeling & Construction boasts a hands-on team handling each project from beginning to end. The firm’s flexibility in construction is seen through the various services it offers; one of its specializations is kitchen remodels. The firm’s kitchen remodels focus on quality and efficiency along with appealing designs. CJ Remodeling & Construction’s works have impressed not only its clientele but organizations, as well, including the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI).
CJ Remodeling & Construction’s portfolio showcases the firm’s versatility in design and space management. A perfect example of this is the sleek and innovative design incorporated on the featured kitchen remodel. Instead of installing kitchen stools that occupy bigger space, the firm cleverly made use of attached bar stools. This acts as a space saver furniture and a unique design to the remodeled kitchen.
11) AA Craftsman
313 N Wallace, Bozeman, MT 59715
Art Albin’s experience in construction became his foundation to establish AA Craftsman in 2003. AA Craftsman is a home-grown firm in Bozeman, Montana offering a wide variety of services. The firm provides clients with a spectrum of services from custom remodeling down to custom furniture. AA Craftsman enjoys the diversity of work it receives and lives on the idea of being able to bring new designs to the table.
The Baxter house in Gallatin Valley was originally a schoolhouse, but has been under numerous renovations. With all the previous renovations and changes made, the home needed to be redone to fit its new owners. AA Craftsman provided a change in the floorplan to create a bigger room and open up the kitchen. The firm used brushed oak floors and Douglas fir wood all over the house. The kitchen and home revamp truly captures the Gallatin Valley character.
10) Lost Creek Construction
255 Lost Creek Dr., Kalispell, MT 59901
Brian Olson believes in the construction balance —cost, quality, and timeliness— that makes the construction process efficient and results in satisfied clients. After Brian left the U.S. Navy, he has been in the construction industry since 1995. Lost Creek Construction has grown from a one-man crew to a full-service contractor in Kalispell, Montana.
The firm’s long and abundant experience in home remodeling is mirrored by its past and current projects. When clients visit Lost Creek’s portfolio, the variety in design and project size proves the firm’s flexibility. Take the featured photo as an example. The home remodel in Missoula maximized the space by creating an open floorplan that makes a seamless transition from one room to the other. The kitchen of this humble home exudes a modern and fresh appeal. Recessed and track lights were used to further illuminate the area. Another interesting feature of this project is the cabinetry.
9) MHS Construction
423 S 25th St., Billings, MT 59101
MHS Construction, a remarkable firm in the Billings, Montana area, excels in efficient and quality craftsmanship. The firm enjoys a spectrum of projects that freshen up spaces or a home’s overall stature. One of MHS Construction’s services is kitchen remodeling. From developing a plan down to its completion, MHS Construction’s team is fully equipped to serve clients.
MHS Construction’s versatility in design can be seen through the different projects in its portfolio. Its kitchen remodels vary from modern to rustic farmhouse styles. The photo featured highlights the stunning style of the firm. The kitchen remodel uses a simple rustic-farmhouse design that matches the existing interior of the home.
8) Revitalize Construction & Restoration, Inc.
226 Wallace St., Helena, MT 59601
Neil Patterson is a certified green builder with more than 28 years of experience in construction. He founded Revitalize Construction & Restoration, Inc. in 2006 after moving in Helena. Neil wanted to improve the world by reducing energy usage, and does this through his firm’s durable homes, which last longer with little maintenance needed. The firm understands the demands and challenges that renovations bring about.
Revitalize Construction’s work can often be characterized by neatly arranged backsplash tilework. Most of the firm’s work, as seen through its portfolio, focuses bright and spacious spaces that prevent the kitchen from being the bottleneck of the home.
7) Constructive Solutions Inc.
111 South Grand Ave. Suite #223, Bozeman, MT 59715
Rob Evans brought together a team of craftspeople who collectively represent Constructive Solutions, Inc. Since 1999, the firm has been building and remodeling homes that truly reflect the Gallatin Valley style. Constructive Solutions, Inc. is a leading contractor for residential remodeling and new construction.
The firm is a member of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). It houses a Licensed Contractor, Certified Green Professionals, a Licensed Architect and Design/Build Professionals. Its diverse expertise in the field of construction allows the firm to practice and enjoy a variety of projects.
A major remodel project in Bozeman, Montana called for the expertise of Constructive Solutions in architecture and construction. The family loved their home built in the ’80s, yet want it to get a fresher look. Since the owners enjoy cooking, the remodel focused on making the kitchen a social center of the home where the owners can entertain guests. To do this, the firm installed a long kitchen island. It served as an eat-in kitchen/bar to accommodate more people. The kitchen palette and design remained simple yet classy.
6) Pinnacle Remodeling
3202 Fairmeadow Dr., Billings, MT. 59102
Pinnacle Remodeling is a Billings-based company that has been focusing on the remodeling field since 2005. Jeremy Van Wagoner established Pinnacle Remodeling to provide quality projects that meet client budget. The firm has become a leading remodeler in Montana, offering numerous services for home improvements.
Elegance is found in simplicity and modernism. The featured kitchen perfectly captures this aspect. Some of the interesting highlights of this kitchen include the distressed wood finishes, white to neutral tones, and the constellation-like recessed lighting.
5) J. Martin Builders
3576 Hwy 93 S Suite A, Kalispell, MT 59901
Martin Builders has been a leading remodeler in the Flathead Valley since 2003. The firm offers a multitude of services, from new construction to revamping spaces through remodeling projects. J. Martin is composed of professionals from Montana who have a firm understanding of what works and what doesn’t in Montana construction.
Visiting J. Martin’s gallery will give clients a hint to the firm’s building capabilities. The featured project is a home in Bigfork, Montana. The remodeling project included an upgrade of the kitchen. J. Martin gave the kitchen a rustic and clean look incorporated with its country style.
4) Ty Nelson Design and Remodeling
1041 Broadwater Ave., Billings, MT 59102
Ty Nelson’s comprehensive construction experience is a solid foundation on which he established Ty Nelson Design & Remodel in 2001. With top-notch craftsmanship in mind, Ty guided his team to uphold excellence in standard and client relationship. Ty Nelson Design & Remodeling uses the opportunity of remodeling homes to turn them into spaces reflecting their homeowners. The Home Builders Association of Billings and the NAHB has been a constant partner of the firm in ensuring its reliability in construction.
Ty Nelson Design and Remodeling excels in detail-orientedness, which is reflected in its projects. The featured project taken from the firm’s gallery is a perfect example. Walls were taken down to achieve an easy flow from the kitchen to the other parts of the room This creates a bigger space and easier access to the kitchen. The sleek design and furniture elevate the value and overall appearance of the kitchen.
3) Edgell Building Incorporated
316 Expressway, Missoula MT 59808
Edgell Building Incorporated has been serving Missoula, Montana with residential construction since 1979. David Edgell guides the firm’s team to practice innovation and thoroughness in construction. This strong work ethic is visible through Edgell’s past and current projects. Edgell’s ability to marry functionality and design seamlessly has won the firm numerous awards as well as affiliations with the Missoula Building Industry Association, Missoula Chamber of Commerce, NAHB, and was granted the Green Professional Certification.
Edgell’s portfolio is a great way of getting an idea of the firm’s capabilities in design and construction. Take this kitchen as an example. Keeping an open floor layout, Edgell Building constructed this contemporary chic kitchen adjacent to the dining area. The kitchen remains functional even with its elegant arrangement.
2) Freyenhagen Construction
1343 Broadwater Ave., Billings, MT 59102
Jeremy Freyenhagen’s passion for home remodeling is extended to his firm, Freyenhagen Construction. Jeremy leads a team of skilled craftspeople handling each project from conceptualization down to construction. The reliability that the design/build firm proposes allows clients to positively look forward to their homes.
Because of the firm’s high-quality service, it has maintained affiliations with the NAHB-Remodelers and the Home Builders Association of Billings. In 2018, the firm was also recognized by Qualified Remodeler as one of its Top 500 Design/Build Remodelers.
Freyenhagen Construction’s portfolio embodies the standards of quality and dependability the firm sets for each project. The Hunter kitchen remodel can be perfectly described as bright and inviting. From suspended lights to under-cabinet lighting, Freyenhagen made this kitchen as pleasant as possible. This is partnered with straightforward cabinetry, sleek grey-toned backsplash, and marble-top kitchen island.
1) Straightedge Construction
2823 Felton Ln., Missoula, MT 59803
Straightedge Construction’s thorough attention to detail and expertise in design/construction has built its reputation as Montana’s leading general contractor. The firm offers a range of home construction which includes kitchen renovations. This renovation is headed by seasoned professionals who are Certified Aging-In-Place Specialists and Certified Green Professionals.
Kitchens are a favorite place to accommodate friends and family. Straightedge Construction understands the struggle of hosting big families in a small space that can get crowded. The firm expertly converts these crowded spaces into a fully-functional and spacious area. By maximizing walls and creating a smart kitchen island, this kitchen was given a warm and roomy rebirth. The firm’s excellent works have been recognized by the Montana Building Industry Association, which named Straightedge Construction 2015’s Builder of the Year.