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Rock Hill Building Cost Estimators

Browse these building cost estimators with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Rock Hill.

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ECCT Electric
5.0
from 213 reviews
  • 32 years in business
  • 251 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Nicholas Y.
Verified review

I needed a new front hall light hung. Being 16 plus feet I did not want to attempt this myself. Problem is most all electricians do not want small jobs and one even quotes a minimum of $250.00..... more than half the cost of the light! I will definitely use Rob again and also recommend his company every chance I get. This Rob was the only company who responded to my request on Thumbtack Nick Yeager

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LEW to the RESCUE, LLC
5.0
from 156 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 201 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Caleb A.
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We are very pleased with our choice of Frank to do the job of putting together and installing our IKEA kitchen. Anyone who has put together IKEA furniture before knows it's quite a task! He is a family-owned business and works wonderfully with his son and wife. It was a pleasure getting to know them, all while watching our kitchen come together! Frank is thorough and precise about his decisions, always making sure we were happy. He saved us a good chunk of money, costing significantly less than the cost of the IKEA installers, while still doing a professional job. Best of all, we created a friendship with him and his family. They were so sweet to our 5 & 2 year old sons and were beyond trustworthy. Sometimes when you hire someone to do work in your home that requires a few days to accomplish, you can't wait to just have it done and have 'strangers' out of your house. I can honestly say that it was hard to say goodbye to him and his family when the job was done. Thank you Frank! We would do it all over again if we had to. We will add photos of the finished kitchen when our backsplash is done later this week!

  • 3 years in business
  • 267 hires on Thumbtack
Angela B.
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Jon and team called when enroute for our appt. They showed up on time and were extremely professional. We hired Jon's team for gutter cleaning but will definitely look to his team in future for our other home maintenance and remodeling needs.

JM Home Improvements of NC
4.9
from 108 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 139 hires on Thumbtack
Kristin Z.
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Jose did a wonderful job installing ceiling fans and light fixtures in my home. He was prompt, friendly and I was very pleased with the quality of his work and the cost. Will definitely be contacting Jose again for help with future projects! Thanks, Jose!

M&M Grounds Maintenance, LLC
4.9
from 106 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 151 hires on Thumbtack
Howard G.
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I hired M&M Grounds Maintenance to aerate, seed, and fertilize my yard. I am new to North Carolina, purchased a new home, but am unfamiliar with the needs of maintaining a grass yard here in the South. M&M replied to my initial inquiry within minutes with an initial estimate. M&M was very clear that the initial response was an estimate only and that he would need to see the property before providing a firm quote. The quotes I received for the services ranged from a low or $125 to a high of $225. After several rounds of email with M&M and the other contractors, I was satisfied that each contractor was quoting to the same set of requirements and revised estimates were received. M&M was the only contractor who would provide a firm quote only after inspecting the property. I liked that...no surprises after the fact. Mark and his wife, Shelley arrived at my home on schedule the following Saturday. They sent me a text message saying when they were on the way and the estimated time of arrival. After reviewing the size of my yard and the condition of the grass, Mark provided a firm quotation, introduced me to Shelley, who does the customer service, billing, and scheduling. I agreed to Mark's firm quote. The next day, Sunday, I received a text from Shelley scheduling my service for the following Wednesday in the late afternoon. Mark and his son Daniel arrived around 5:00 PM, again right on schedule. They did a great job, explained to me what and is needed and why, and how often the service is needed. M&M's lawn service also includes application of a pre-emergent in the early spring and again 4 weeks later included in their price. None of the other contractors offered this service. M&M is a family owned and operated small business that understands that customer service is the key to success. They do a great job at a fair price, and are reliable and dependable. M&M won my business and I will be using them for all my lawn care needs.

Sniper Construction
4.7
from 111 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 147 hires on Thumbtack
Vency T.
Verified review

I hired Sniper Construction to do some remodeling at our business beacuse they immediately responded on thumbtack. Chris, the owner, came personally to check out the location and project. Made me feel very comfortable about remodeling at my business. He finished the job in a few hours and we were extremely sayistififed. We also hired him to do additional work and will continue to do business with him in the future. I would extremely recommend this company for anyone who wants their job done right away and also with a great value.

  • 6 years in business
  • 100 hires on Thumbtack
Brenda C.
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Highly recommend Gillaspie Handyman Building & Maintenance for any project he takes on.

Renovation Pro
4.7
from 86 reviews
  • 23 years in business
  • 102 hires on Thumbtack
Pam G.
Verified review

Bob the Builder is amazing. Prompt, courteous, never left a mess in the room where he built a closet and repaired seams in drywall. Affordable, quality work by a true professional. The cost of materials was true - not increased for his profit. We plan to use him again for other projects as our budget permits.

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G and l Builders Inc.
4.9
from 80 reviews
  • 32 years in business
  • 87 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Diane C.
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Jose and his crew did a remarkable job framing and installing a new wood (plywood) floor in my 115 year old outbuilding! It required real know-how to get this floor level on this unevenly settled building (18X16)! He also added some bracing to the roof to insure the building was sound and sturdy going forward. Most remarkable of all is he arrived early, and DID NOT LEAVE until the job was completely finished in one day!!!! All this for $1200. I recommend if you are LUCKY enough to receive a bid from G & I builders....Jump on it! You will not be disappointed!-Diane Collins, Monroe, NC!

BWH Services
4.6
from 80 reviews
  • 17 years in business
  • 133 hires on Thumbtack
Chris A.
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Timeline of work to be done: After having a company back out due to a heavy work load and no time to complete ours, I contacted Ben to see if he would be willing and able to do the work we needed within a short time frame as we were moving in on the 23rd. Ben was gracious enough to meet me at our home on Thursday, August 14th, for a walk through. While here, he noticed a strong pet smell from the previous owner's pets and spoke with me about the carpets and said he could have someone out the next day to have them cleaned and deodorized. Yes, he does carpets too! That was immediately agreed upon and then later that evening, as promised, he sent an estimate on the painting project and we accepted his proposal. Description of work: In addition to having the carpets cleaned in 7 bedrooms, 2 stairwells, and 4 additional living areas, they were to paint ceilings, trim and walls in office, dining room, entry, downstairs bath, downstairs bedroom, den, kitchen, 2 stairwells, large playroom, bedroom and bathroom. Then we added to our contract our master bedroom and bathroom, upstairs hallway, bathroom and all closets in rooms that we painted ourselves. Process: The carpets were cleaned on Friday and over the weekend we noticed an even stronger smell of pet urine in several rooms. Ben sent his cleaning crew out a second time later in the week, at no extra charge, to retreat specific areas. After the second time, we were both satisfied with the results. We knew that he would not be able to have his painting crew start until Tuesday, August 19th, and Tuesday morning they promptly arrived and got started prepping walls. The gentlemen that Ben has working with and for him are top notch, very polite and hard workers. They had a lot of work to do here and worked odd hours throughout the week to make sure everything was done in time and to our satisfaction. The quality of work met our expectations and then some. From our perspective: Would we hire BWH Services again? Yes. Would we recommend Ben? Absolutely, without a doubt. What went wrong? Nothing. Ben saw a need - we were without painters and were moving in a week's time - and while he knew it would be pushing it to get the work done, he had faith in his crew(s) that they could do it and they did. Ben is a stand up guy, very polite and engaging. It's doesn't seem to be just business with him, but about building relationships to help meet customers needs for now and for the future. THANK YOU, Ben and BWH Services, for providing OUTSTANDING quality work at a very reasonable and fair price. We appreciate all that you did to help make our move a little less stressful.

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Salazar Express Service
4.8
from 65 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 70 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Amber W.
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Jonathan was professional and responsive in providing an estimate for the remodel.

  • 2 years in business
  • 69 hires on Thumbtack
Sarah Y.
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I hired Rooben to move an electrical outlet (I was having cabinets installed and this outlet was in an inconvenient location). Rooben was quick to respond to any questions I had and arrived at my home at the agreed upon time. He did a great job and vacuumed the work area when he was done. Extremely courteous and professional. Very reasonable cost. I will definitely hire Rooben in the future.

Gibraltar Homes & Remodeling
4.6
from 58 reviews
  • 19 years in business
  • 73 hires on Thumbtack
Jennifer E.
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Cannot recommend Bruce enough! He was very thorough and knowledgeable because of his home building experience. His pricing was very fair and his work ethic outstanding. We would definitely work with him again.

Bruss Services LLC
4.7
from 51 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 73 hires on Thumbtack
Amy D.
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Tom helped us with removing and hanging wallpaper border in our laundry room. We have no complaints or even neutral feelings about his work: • He was willing to accommodate us with taking 3 days in between removing and hanging so we could repaint our laundry room • Communication was consistent and constant throughout the work • Was always punctual • Kept the mess contained and removed/cleaned when he was done • No surprises as far as cost-what he estimated was what we paid We are finding true gems here on Thumbtack (of which I have hired 3 so far). Even though we live in Charlotte, we are finding that going JUST outside of Charlotte for our projects has led to more reasonable prices and better quality work than companies in Charlotte.

AquaDry of the Carolinas
4.8
from 50 reviews
  • 20 years in business
  • 255 hires on Thumbtack
Richard G.
Verified review

AquaDry was prompt in submitting an estimate, scheduling the work, and completing the work to our total satisfaction. No problems were encountered and we would not hesitate to give them an opportunity to perform work for us in the future.

Handyman Services
4.9
from 25 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 31 hires on Thumbtack
Iris N.
Verified review

James and his work partner was a life saver. I he responded right away came to my house the same week. Had my carpet installed the next week just in time for the holidays and the did a very great job. I would highly recommend them. They were a life saver. Thank you again James and his work partner.

Best Handyman Charlotte
3.8
from 32 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 52 hires on Thumbtack
Dewey B.
Verified review

Milton Harrison arrived on time as scheduled for bathroom repairs. Additional recommendations were made that were helpful because they will save me time and cost in the future. I appreciated both the professional service and fair cost. When I have projects planned, I will be contacting Best Handyman Charlotte for future projects.

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TON Custom Carpentry
5.0
from 22 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 29 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Brian B.
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Mr. John Ortiz is a professional, who exceeded our expectations. We are a small non-profit (Greater Matthews Habitat for Humanity) in Matthews, NC, and John provided a prompt response to my request to visit a house project. His wealth of knowledge and creative approaches to solving our needs ensured we could serve a family in an efficient and cost-effective way! John talents are broad, and he delivered what he promised.

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JAVI Ent. Inc.
5.0
from 16 reviews
  • 22 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Roshan B.
Verified review

Very open and did not push me like other company normally do. He did not charge for service fee. Came in and only charge parts exactly what it cost and his fee. Cannot ask for anything better than that. He is sincere. Javier keep up the integrity and ethical work you do man !! I would suggest others to give him a chance to do your work and see for yourself !

  • 11 years in business
  • 23 hires on Thumbtack
Nikki L.
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Great Experienced Professional Exterior Painters! We are very pleased with Jackson’s workers and services he’d provided. He showed up promptly on time to give us a quote, worked very fast to finalize the details on what is asked and cost estimate. We were very happy with the process and would highly recommend Jackson and his team to others needing paint project. The project took about 7 business days. They taped the windows and doors and covered my newly remodeled deck so paint doesn’t get on it. They worked through painting the trims and edges with double coats of white paint. They sprayed the siding of the home.... which gave it a nice even coat! They painted the beams underneath the deck as well and garage door. We are very happy with the results. Once complete, we finalized and did a walk through for touch up and clean up on recess paints etc.... surprisingly ... there wasn’t a lot of excess mess left. He even pressured wash and cleaned the driveway for us because of some paint that was dropped by his workers. Some of his workers do no speak English but My communication with Jackson was sufficient enough to convey what my needs were with the project and the information trickles down. Again, VERY happy with his work and team! He’s very pleasant to deal with and very customer service oriented! We feel like we have a brand new home! Thanks Jackson and Team!!!

Intellivent, Inc
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 5 years in business
Ann T.
Verified review

Intellivent solved a HUGE problem that I had with a failing vapor barrier and lack of ventilation that created a wet, nasty fungus & mold environment within the foundation under the house and a humidity nightmare INSIDE my house. They cleaned up and treated the wood for the unwanted growth, replaced the vapor barrier and then installed the state of the art ATMOX engineered system of fans to pull in air (when optimal) based on several measurements to keep things dry. The results are absolutely amazing! No more moisture or humidity problems and no worries as there is a control panel in the garage that monitors the under house environment, 24-7. Billy knows his stuff in this respect and I cannot give him a higher recommendation. For several years I fought a problem that I could not figure out nor understood how critical moisture control was. My problem was not cheap to fix but cost-wise was not the highest quote received. Billy’s explanation of the problem and his “fix” made so much sense and appeared way more comprehensive than others, which is why I selected it over others. If peace of mind is put in the equation then the value is “priceless”. Trust me here, you get what you pay for and you will not be sorry if you go with a Intellivent or Billy to solve your problem. Don’t hesitate.

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What is a general contractor?

When starting a home remodel or new construction project, you will probably hire a general contractor. A general contractor is a professional who is qualified to take a set of building plans and construct them as outlined. The general contractor may help perform the day-to-day building, or they may just hire workers and oversee all the work activities. In either case, the job of the general contractor is to see that your project gets built.

When you have a building project, ask for bids from various contractors. The bids tell you how much each will charge and what their scope of work will be. Once you have selected a bid, you sign a contract with that general contractor outlining the specifics of the project and the milestones during the project when they will receive payment installments. Once the contract is official, the general contractor will bring in their crew to begin construction. The contractor will manage the workers and subcontractors (anyone who doesn’t work directly for their company but that they need to outsource, like a marble installation pro), order all the materials, obtain work permits, and confirm that all the workers and subcontractors are completing their projects as planned. They typically handle all the payments to the workers and subcontractors, and send you invoice. For all these reasons, it’s also especially important to follow a few smart hiring practices when it comes to finding a general contractor.  If you are organized and competent to oversee construction projects, and are able to make sure everything is being built properly and meeting code, it’s possible you can be your own general contractor.  

What do construction project managers do?

Construction project managers help in all stages of your construction project, starting from the very first step. Typically paid a percentage of a total project cost, they are part of the design and planning process and help ensure seamless communication between the design parties and the construction team. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, their scope of work includes preparing cost estimates, budgets and work timetables; interpreting and explaining contracts and technical information to other professionals; reporting work progress and budget to clients; collaborating with architects, engineers and other construction pros; selecting subcontractors and scheduling and coordinating their tasks; responding to work delays, emergencies and other problems; and ensuring compliance with legal requirements, building and safety codes, and other regulations.

The work of construction project managers may seem very similar to that of general contractors, but there are some critical differences. One difference is that, unlike most general contractors, project managers are not engaged in the actual construction — they are onsite overseeing the work of subcontractors. Another key difference is that project managers are hired during the design phase, while general contractors are hired after plans have been made. The project manager is generally paid a percentage of the total project cost, while the general contractor is more typically paid according to the bid they gave to build your project.  

Why should you hire a contractor?

Hiring a general contractor is a good idea for many remodeling projects. Home renovation contractors have a broad range of skills to manage, coordinate and complete a project. They should help make sure your project comes in on time and within your budget as they hire and supervise all the necessary subcontractors, including electricians and plumbers. They also handle procuring all the materials required for your job. Some homeowners look to save money by acting as their own contractor, but an experienced home renovation contractor is worth the cost. They should know local building codes, be able to pull all necessary permits, and work with inspectors to make sure the construction meets local codes. Also, because they get professional discounts, they can typically buy materials at a better price than you can; better prices on materials and labor save you money, and make up for at least a percentage of the cost of the contractor.

How do I find out if a contractor is licensed?

It’s important to know if your project requires work by a licensed professional, as licensing laws can vary by state, locality, and job details. You can find general licensing information online at the government websites that handle occupational licensing for a given profession in your state or location. Some states designate a project cost over which you have to hire a licensed contractor. To find qualified licensed contractors, search your state’s licensing board. For example, in California, the Department of Consumer Affairs operates a searchable database through the Contractors State License Board. In some states, contracting licenses are provided at a regional level. You can find links to specific databases on BRB Publications’ Occupational Licensing page. Red flags that a contractor may not be licensed or may be providing an expired or false license number are unreasonably low bids or a request for complete payment upfront. For more, check out our tips for smart hiring on Thumbtack.

When should you hire a contractor?

A few home remodeling projects can be done by an ambitious DIY-minded homeowner or local handyman, but many are best completed by a professional home renovation contractor. You should hire a contractor when you’re planning a large project that takes time, machinery or large tools, and several workers; a kitchen remodel, new bathroom or home addition will be most successful with a licensed, expert contractor at the helm. It’s particularly important to have a professional contractor on board for construction, electrical, plumbing and HVAC projects that require inspections to meet local building codes. Of course, you can hire a contractor for smaller projects, too, if you prefer to let an expert handle things like addition or removal of a wall, small framing projects, or anything that requires a permit.  

You should hire a contractor when you’re ready to start a remodeling project and you have plans, a budget and a timeline for the work in hand, but before any remodeling work begins.

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