Last updated on May 20th, 2024 at 10:32 pm

Home remodeling comes with various challenges that range from complex designs to highly specific needs. This leaves homeowners with the difficult task of having to look for the perfect firm that could handle all of their ideas and necessities. This list showcases five of the best general contractors across Santa Clara. These companies were chosen based on their impressive experiences, backgrounds, and numerous industry awards.

Next Stage Design

2157 O’Toole Ave. Suite #70, San Jose, CA 95131

Next Stage Design + Build offers a full and comprehensive range of interior and exterior remodeling services. In light of the ongoing pandemic, it provides interested clients with online consultation services where clients may begin the brainstorming process with the firm’s team. The Next Stage Design leadership team oversees every aspect of the project. At its helm are Jim Kabel, Next Stage’s general manager, and owner. He holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical and electronic engineering from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, as well as a Certified Remodeler’s license from the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI). Sarah Gaffney joins him and serves as the company’s design manager. Before joining the firm, she first gained experience managing Sunset Magazine’s Idea House program. She worked with talented architects, builders, and designers to craft award-winning show homes throughout the West. 

Completed back in 2017, the chosen project is an excellent example of the firm’s talent and expertise. For this bathroom, the firm’s team opted for a 1920’s inspired theme. Some of its best details include a vintage-inspired sconce light over its sink, a train track towel bar, and decorative grab bars.

Valley Home Builders

3466 Edward Ave. Santa Clara, CA 95054

Valley Home Builders extends its services throughout the South Bay and works out of its office in Santa Clara. It is an award-winning design-build firm whose work has been recognized by organizations like the National Association of the Remodeling Industry. It has also been featured in publications like Remodeling Magazine. Some of the company’s most impressive homes and remodeled spaces can be found throughout Santa Clara County and Santa Mateo County. As previously mentioned, Valley Home is a leading and premier design-build expert. This assures clients that it can keep the entire process in-house, lessening the burden of having to look and outsource for additional subcontractors and professionals. 

The firm is known for its amazing customer service, completing all of its work on time and within agreed-upon budgets. In terms of design, its portfolio depicts a wide range of architectural vernaculars, from modern to traditional spaces. Its work is often distinguished for its great custom cabinetry, attention to detail, and custom touches.

TBS Construction

3284 Edward Ave. Suite A, Santa Clara, CA 95054

TBS Construction extends its services throughout Santa Clara and is highly regarded for its complete range of design-build services. It oversees everything throughout the entire process, from start to finish. It assists with the design, planning, and of course, construction. The firm begins its methods by coming up with design ideas that would match its clients’ preferences and budgets. It also draws up conceptual designs and communicates closely with clients during construction. 

The featured project showcases the firm’s work on an Almaden kitchen. For this, the firm’s team employed an excellent traditional design. It also showcases cabinetry by Crystal Cabinets, new Caesarstone countertops, and impressive new lighting.

Sigura Construction

1300 Memorex Dr. Santa Clara, CA 95050

Sigura Construction is a family-owned and -operated business that operates out of its office in Santa Clara. The firm has worked in some of the best and most sought-after neighborhoods in Santa Clara County, San Mateo County, and San Francisco. Aside from its residential work, the firm is also well-known for its commercial and multi-housing services. It draws inspiration from over three decades of industry experience and is also regarded for its interior and exterior remodels and repairs, as well as its ground-up construction. The photo below is a stellar example of the firm’s talent and expertise.

Showcased above is one of the firm’s most impressive bathroom projects. For this bathroom, the firm’s team opted for a timeless and elegant design. It installed a TV right by its standalone sink, custom towel racks, and intricately patterned flooring bordered with granite. It also opted for a separate glass-encased walk-in shower.

Done Right Home Remodeling

1825 De La Cruz Blvd. Suite #203, Santa Clara, CA 95050

Done Right Home Remodeling specializes in full kitchen redesign, bath remodels, general home improvement, and home expansions. Its portfolio also showcases several impressive accessory dwelling units. The firm completes all of its projects on time and within budget and draws inspiration from over two decades of industry experience. It provides customized solutions to otherwise challenging and complex work. 

The firm’s team is composed of a talented and experienced group of general contractors and project managers. They each have years of experience working in and around the industry. Together, they can take on projects regardless of size or scale.


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