General Contractors Hilo HI

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Argus Building Supply
(808) 933-9441
107 Makaala St
Hilo, HI
Kitchen & Beyond
64 Wiwoole St
Hilo, HI
great customer service
Membership Organizations
Rotary Club, Chamber of Commerce
Years in Business

Mochida Ivan Contracting Inc
(808) 934-9757
77 Kukila St
Hilo, HI
Fujitake S T Contracting Inc
(808) 959-6657
PO Box 4892
Hilo, HI
America Same Day Home Repair Service
(808) 933-9585
24 E Ohea St
Hilo, HI
Les' Carpet & Drapery Installation Inc
(808) 935-9690
796 Hinano St
Hilo, HI
Tns Construction Inc
(808) 959-6024
474 Kalanikoa St Suite 202
Hilo, HI
Endo Painting Service Inc
(808) 935-6962
45 Silva St
Hilo, HI
Mk Construction
(808) 938-5427
437 Ulu Mau Place
Hilo, HI
Big Island Construction
(808) 935-5800
23 Kukila St Ste B
Hilo, HI

What is a general contractor?

Whether you are building a hospital or a home, the

best advice one could get is to hire a general contractor.  Some may ponder going it alone, but my 8 ball continues reading "Think Again".

A general contractor's job is to handle a build job from start to finish.  Ordinarily they will not perform much of the work themselves, instead they will be the conductor of the subcontractors they hire to build your project. They'll schedule everything from the surveying crew to the carpet installer.  It is their job to make sure rock is delivered because there was too much rain.  It is their job to call the framing crew because the basement window is supposed to be 36" not 42".  If that pushes the schedule back, they'll need to call the window installers to reschedule.  They'll pull your building permits and schedule codes inspections.  They'll make sure your budget is met, and communicate any necessary changes to you.  A general contractor's job is to take a piece of land and turn it into the very facility you had envisioned.  It's not a position to be taken lightly and they do it so you don't have to.

When you hire a general contractor you are hiring a new temporary family member.   There will be a lot of communication between yourself and your GC.  Your general contractor needs to have your best interests in mind, and although it may be diffic...

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