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Cleveland’s 4 Best Home Improvement Contractors

Find a Cleveland Contractor for Your Next Remodeling Project

Homeowners throughout Cleveland know that choosing a contractor to work with is one of the most complicated decisions they’ll make while planning a home remodel. You want someone with a proven track record, the ability to truly understand your vision and an eye for the details you might have overlooked. More importantly, you need someone you feel comfortable letting into your home; someone you can trust to keep you in the loop as the work progresses.

To make this process easier, we dug through customer reviews, professional awards and qualifications to create a list of companies you can count on for whatever project you’re planning. From North Olmsted to Shaker Heights, these are four of the best remodeling contractors in the Cleveland area.

Cleveland’s Top Remodeling Contractors

Hurst Design-Build Remodeling

6909 Engle Road Unit #1, Middleburg Heights, OH
54 5-Star Reviews on Houzz

Brothers Pat and Dan Hurst founded Hurst Design-Build Remodeling in 1997 and have been delivering outstanding results to the greater Cleveland area ever since. Their broad skillset makes them an excellent choice for any home remodeling project. In fact, they recently won first-place awards from the Cleveland chapter of the National Association of the Remodeling Industry in the kitchen, basement, interior remodel and outdoor living categories. Hurst’s team includes everyone needed for a successful remodel, from designers to engineers, to ensure details won’t fall through the cracks. And their mountain of enthusiastic 5-star reviews proves they deliver on their promises.

Dover Remodeling

29341 Lorain Road, North Olmsted, OH
Cleveland Choice Award Winner

The crew at Dover Remodeling has designed and completed more than 5,000 renovation projects throughout Northeast Ohio. Dover’s six-step process keeps you  up-to-date throughout every aspect of the job, from approving materials to the final walkthrough, so you can rest assured that the work is being done exactly as you envisioned. All of their work is overseen by certified master carpenters and installers to ensure top quality craftsmanship. It’s no wonder Dover’s builds have racked up awards both locally and nationally. When it comes to design work, Dover’s team thinks of everything, creating a “dream house” that works for your everyday life.

Brady 3

21076 Sydenham Road, Shaker Heights, OH
5-Star Reviewed on Houzz

The crew at Brady 3 has 20 years’ experience delivering the highest quality work to clients throughout the Cleveland area. Their thorough knowledge of universal design allows them to create spaces that are both functional and beautiful, so you can meet your mobility needs or plan for aging in place without sacrificing style. When you work with Brady, you’ll also enjoy their time- and money-saving budget process: no product allowances—you’ll choose all your finishes upfront so they can present a fixed bid. Whether you’re remodeling for accessibility or simply to spruce things up, Brady 3’s expertise will create a home you can continue to love—and live in—even as your needs change.

Chagrin River Company

9311 Wisner Road, Chardon, OH
Remodeling Magazine’s Big50 Award-winner

Mike Staffileno founded Chagrin River Company in 1988; today it’s grown into one of the most impressive remodeling companies in the greater Cleveland area. When you’re looking to build your dream home, Chagrin River Company gives you their full attention. Rather than rushing to complete as many homes a year as possible, they’ve adopted a “fewer means better” philosophy that allows them to dig deep into your aesthetic preferences and lifestyle during the design process. The result is a custom home that looks beautiful, feels comfortable and meets your family’s needs. Thanks to their attention to detail and constant innovation, they were named a Big50 winner by Remodeling Magazine, one of the industry’s most prestigious awards.  

Found the Right Contractor for Your Remodel?

Whoever you choose from this list, you’ll be working with one of the best contractors Cleveland has to offer. Before long, you’ll be enjoying the new room—or entire house—of your dreams without the stress and false starts that often happen when planning a remodel.

As your project start date approaches, use this advice for how to live through a remodel without disrupting your routine. Have you worked with a remodeling company you think should have made the list? Share your recommendations in the comments.

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