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We are Marin County General Contractors serving the San Francisco Bay Area including Marin, Sonoma, San Francisco, San Mateo, Alameda and Contra Costa County for over 30 years. We provide state-of-the-art design, remodeling, renovation and construction services throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. Our approach to the design-build practice emphasizes transparency and advocacy for our clients. This means the construction budget is central to the design process, and a range of options for materials and subcontractors assures the best quality at the best price.
As Residential Remodeling Contractors we specialize in:
- Complete Home Construction, Design and Estimation Services
- Room Additions and Conversions
- Multi Room Remodels including Kitchen, Bathroom, Master Suite, Bedroom, Dining Room, Basement and Garage.
As Commercial Construction Contractors we are skilled in the design and building of storefronts, office buildings and laboratories; custom tailoring the functional components and aesthetic style that each space may require.
Syndicated Column by John Fraine
There are two ways to set up payment schedules for a typical construction project: Milestone-based billing and Completion-based billing (pay as you go model). The “Milestone” Model This is where payments are made when certain project milestones are reached as defined by the contract created by the General Contractor. A payment schedule for a typical residential room [...]
At our most recent Ross Living Event in San Rafael, question about construction costs was asked: “It seems like there’s a few ways that General Contractors charge for their services: fixed price, T&M, etc. Can you clarify what these terms mean?” Design-Builder John Fraine of Building Solutions replies: Wonderful question! There are 5 pricing strategies [...]