What is a General Contractor?
All construction projects, from new builds, to renovations, to remodels, require the organization and management of a lot of moving parts. Equipped with specialized skills essential for the various stages of a project, general contractors are the thread that tie all parts of your project together to ensure all needs are met. The core job duties of a general contractor are: daily on-site project management, hiring and supervising labor, and client communications. Essentially, a general contractor becomes a partner from start to finish of a project. In addition to the construction itself, what services do general contractors offer?
- Pre-bid site surveys
- Project management
- Following building guidelines and regulations
- Client communication
- Providing materials and equipment
- Hiring specialized subcontractors for the build