Known for the permanently docked RMS Queen Mary, the Aquarium of the Pacific, and the Grand Prix of Long Beach, Long Beach is considered one of the prime locations for residential and commercial real estate developments. With its wonderful weather, pedestrian-friendly neighborhoods, and wide variety of entertainment and leisure activities, many choose this city to either build their vacation homes or settle in for good. If you are also considering calling this place home, then this list of the best remodeling contractors in Long Beach, California is a great place to start. This list has five of the best firms in the city, some of which have been recognized by award-giving organizations and Los Angeles-based publications.

Zieba Builders, Inc.

1390 E Burnett St. Suite A, Signal Hill, CA 90755

Zieba Builders, Inc. was founded in 1988 and has since provided and remodeled award-winning, luxury properties throughout Coastal Southern California. This design-build firm specializes in whole home remodels, accessory dwelling units (ADU), historic renovations, luxury kitchens, and home additions. The firm is a three-time recipient of the GuildMaster Award from GuildQuality and was also a recipient of the Industry Icon Award from the BIASC Remodelers Council.

Owner Joe Zieba has 34 years of experience in the construction industry. Zieba is a National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) member and holds multiple certifications from the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) — namely Aging-in-Place Specialist and Graduate Remodeler. Zieba uses his expertise in the field to provide the highest quality of craftsmanship specific to the client’s needs and ideas. 

Harding Design & Construction

4040 E Vermont St. Long Beach, CA 90814

Serving the greater Long Beach, Orange County, and Los Angeles areas, Harding Design and Construction specializes in remodeling and ADUs. It also specializes in additions, historic restorations, and green buildings. The firm builds energy-efficient spaces throughout the area using creative approaches to design and construction. Its practices are guided by its accreditations, such as Build It Green Certified Green Building Professional and GreenPoint Home Performance Rater.

President Wes Harding leads a team of accredited professionals who are proficient in customer service and remodeling spaces to make clients’ homes feel more comfortable and functional. With its dedication to high-quality building, it has been featured in multiple publications, such as LA Times, Press Telegram, Long Beach Register, Long Beach Magazine, and The Long Beach Business Journal.

October 5 Fine Home Builders

932 Palo Verde Ave. Long Beach, CA 90815

October 5 Fine Home Builders is headed by Jim Brophy, a chemistry degree-holder who started in the industry as a young boy knocking mortar off of bricks. He began experimenting with remodeling when he bought his first home after graduation, tearing it down, and building it up back better. Since then, Brophy has created a firm that expresses the same passion he has, combining timeless craftsmanship with modern techniques that can build better spaces.

Established in 1986, October 5 serves Long Beach, Rossmoor, Seal Beach, Ladera Ranch, and surrounding areas. It specializes in single family home remodeling, with expertise in ranch, mid-century, and Spanish villa architecture styles. Featured in this article is one of its projects located in Spinnaker Bay, Long Beach. This 1980s home was due for a makeover that included upgrades on its kitchen, bath, and living areas.

7 Point Construction

201 Covina Ave. STE #4, Long Beach, CA 90803

Serving Southern California, 7 Point Construction is one of the leading construction firms in the Long Beach area. This firm was founded in 2007 and has since handled luxury residential and commercial construction and remodeling projects. It has a team of accomplished professionals who are well-equipped to handle projects of every scale and complexity. 

The licensed, insured, and bonded firm handles every aspect of the construction process from scheduling to planning and finishing. It is a one-stop-shop that is able to complete custom projects according to the client’s vision and budget. It also ensures that every project is completed within the code and built within the latest industry standards.

Silva Construction

2500 Via Cabrillo Marina, Suite 112, San Pedro, CA 90731

Silva Construction has served the South Bay Area for four decades. Since then, it has become a trusted, Better Business Bureau (BBB) construction firm that understands the importance of time and budget when completing projects. It is led by executive director Dave Clarke.

In handling projects, Silva Construction ensures that every aspect of the process is carefully planned and has been through rigorous quality control. The firm also ensures that every personnel and contractor is licensed to handle technical tasks, providing only the highest quality spaces for its clients.


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