Fort Worth is regarded as the Southwest’s cultural capital, with an interesting mix of influences, many of which are represented in the distinct character of each section of the city. It’s no surprise that Fort Worth’s rich history and broad architectural influences, ranging from Art Deco, Mediterranean, and modern, have inspired a wide range of styles in homes. Many of the city’s best high-end builders have been recognized for skillfully incorporating art and functionality into stunning custom homes and estates. Fort Worth has become one of the country’s top art and architectural cities because of the development of three renowned art museums designed by celebrated architects.

In this compilation of the best general contractors in Fort Worth, our editors selected the best builders who have shown a high level of skill and expert knowledge in their residential projects. Many of these contractors have received various awards and recognition for their work and have built a strong reputation for quality, integrity, and client satisfaction in the Fort Worth area.

Euro Design Build

3529 Harpers Pl, Plano, TX 75075

Euro Design Build gives clients a new perspective and a blank slate to create and define what they want from their remodeling or building project. It specializes in residential renovations, restoration, extension, general contracting, installation, green building, and repair projects and is passionate about fostering long-term relationships with its clients. Euro delivers unique and satisfying results by using open communication as the cornerstone of all its projects.

The firm’s work is distinguished by European design and construction standards. It can ensure timely, professional client service and inimitable quality by using top-of-the-line materials and the most skilled craftspeople. Euro Design Build holds memberships with the Texas Association of Builders, National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI), National Kitchen and Bath Association, NARI Greater Dallas, and the Better Business Bureau (BBB).

Garabedian Properties

1717 Buckingham Dr, Keller, TX 76262

Garabedian Properties is a boutique family-owned luxury home builder based in Southlake, Texas. which was founded in 1997. They are one of the renowned luxury home building companies serving the premier luxury communities in Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas. Throughout its years in the business, the company and its principal, Michael Garabedian, have received many honors and recognitions, including the National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) Graduate Master Builder of the Year, Greater Fort Worth Builders Association Builder of The Year, Builder of the Year Keystones (NAHB) Builder 20 Club, award-winning show home builder amongst many other industry recognitions.

They are members of the Certified Master Builder Program, the NAHB Builder 20 Program, the Greater Fort Worth Builders Association, the Texas Association of Builders, the NAHB, and Custom Builder USA. Michael Garabedian, the principal, serves the industry in multiple roles, including executive councils, board of directors, developer committees, and government affairs councils.

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The firm has developed numerous projects ranging in value from $1 to $15 million throughout the years. Projects include whole house luxury homes, multi-acre estate homes, custom homes, whole house renovations, and premium additions. They now offer Estate Management services which allow their talented staff to help their owners care for their properties. Michael Garabedian has over 30 years’ experience in the industry which has made Garabedian Properties a fixture in the industry and the communities they serve throughout Northeast Tarrant County and the surrounding areas.

Key Residential

PO Box 2870, Grapevine, TX 76099

Key Residential is a luxury remodeling contractor and custom home builder specializing in kitchens, bath remodels, whole-house renovations, additions, and custom home construction. It prioritizes customer satisfaction and the personalized attention it provides to each project. The firm’s goal is for customers to know who they are, like what they do, and feel comfortable entrusting them with their homes.

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Key Residential guarantees that each project receives the highest quality work possible while still preserving its clients’ unique design style by partnering with reputable trade partners, local architects, and designers and under close supervision by members of its team. Key Residential is a member of the Dallas Builders Association, NAHB, GuildQuality, NARI, and the BBB.

Trinity Design & Build

4909 Camp Bowie Blvd., Fort Worth, TX 76107

Trinity Design-Build offers a unique design-build experience. It specializes in new construction, major renovations, and remodeling throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex and surrounding areas. Its team is determined to work with homeowners until they fully understand their dreams and needs in a new home and is focused on customer service, expectation management, and excellent communication.

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Trinity Design-Build is led by Meg Waldrop and Corey Waldrop and is a member of the National Association of Home Builders and Greater Fort Worth Builders Association. It has also piqued the interest of several publications, including Fort Worth Magazine, 817 Home Magazine, Building Savvy Magazine, and 76107 Magazine.

Ferrier Custom Homes

5017 Byers Ave, Fort Worth, Texas 76107

Ferrier Custom Homes, founded in 2004, has a reputation for building upscale and energy-efficient custom homes. The firm believes in sustainable building practices and incorporates them into each home and structure that they construct. It has acquired numerous honors over the years, including the NAHB 2007 Green Builder Advocate of the Year, Energy Value Housing Awards from 2005 to 2012, and D Home Best Builders in Dallas in 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2016.

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Don Ferrier, president of Ferrier Custom Homes, has been eager to build environmentally friendly homes since the early 1980s. He was named the NAHB’s’ Green Builder Advocate of the Year for his outstanding efforts in energy-efficient and sustainable construction techniques. Ferrier Custom Homes collaborates closely with their clients to incorporate the most recent green features into their dream homes.

SCH Homes

3110 W. Southlake Blvd, Suite #100, Southlake, TX 76092

Established over 30 years ago, SCH Homes specializes in custom homes and renovation for Colleyville, Fort Worth, Highland Village, Roanoke, Southlake, Trophy Club, Westlake, and Graford. Its exceptional works have been featured in periodicals like Luxe Magazine, Southlake Style Magazine, Dallas Style & Design Magazine, and Ft. Worth Star-Telegram.

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Scott Simmons, Neal Calhoun, and Jon Hebb have formed SCH Homes, the next generation of the Simmons homebuilding team. Its partnership is dedicated to providing clients with the same exceptional service they have come to expect. Simmons Estate Homes has garnered various awards and recognition in local and national publications as a leading trendsetter in luxury homebuilding, but its best tribute is that 90 percent of its business is obtained through personal referrals.

Boyd Custom Homes

1105 Knoll Crest Dr, Mansfield, TX 76063

Boyd Custom Homes has a legacy lasting over 24 years and has gained notoriety as a premier custom luxury home builder in the Fort Worth area. The architectural styles of homes range from modern to transitional to traditional and everything in between. Steve Boyd is the founder and CEO of the company, and is a Certified Master Builder, a member of the Fort Worth Builders Association and the National Home Builders Association. With the complexity of today’s luxury homes, his quality management and expertise has proven invaluable.

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Boyd Custom Homes collaborates closely with each client throughout the construction process to ensure that their new luxury home exceeds their expectations and is a sound investment. The team of experts working on each home will ensure that every detail is of the best standard, including high-performance, energy-efficient, and technologically advanced products to fit their lifestyle.

Bauhaus Custom Homes

1722 Routh St, Suite #900 Dallas, TX 75201

This Dallas-based custom home builder creates unique architectural styles for contemporary residential homes in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. Bauhaus’ group of expert designers and construction specialists can develop high-end, one-of-a-kind homes for their clients by fusing art, craft, and modern technology. The company has been awarded by D Home magazine for Best Builders from 2012 to 2017 for its commitment to architectural integrity and technological integration in each home design and construction, and it has received numerous awards like the 2013 Arc Awards for Architectural Design, the 2013 ARC Awards for Interior Design, the 2013 ARC Awards for Best Green Built Home and the 2012 Arc Awards for Best Interior Design.

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The company also uses green building practices in their custom and sustainable homes. Their projects are luxurious and energy-efficient, as they employ cutting-edge green building techniques and high-quality materials.

David Lewis Builder

4204 Deering Dr, Fort Worth, TX 76114

David Lewis Builder specializes in affluent custom home construction in Fort Worth, Dallas, and surrounding areas and has built luxury homes that exude timelessness in architecture. The company believes in the importance of building homes that will last for generations, and many of its projects incorporate green building practices that promote energy efficiency. The company employs high-quality, sustainable materials to create elegant masterpieces with impeccable structural integrity. David Lewis, the company’s owner, has over 35 years of experience in the construction industry, where he developed a strong passion for building homes.

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The company’s portfolio includes everything from period restoration of historic estates to new construction of sleek contemporary homes. David takes inspiration from Addison Mizner’s open Mediterranean layouts to Lake| Flato’s modern environmentally-integrated works.

The RockAway Company

4416 Glenview Dr, Suite A, Fort Worth, TX 76101

Founded in 1994, The Rockaway Company specializes in remodeling, additions, extensions, design-build, general contracting, custom cabinets, and commercial construction for its clients in Arlington, Bedford, Blue Mound, Colleyville, Dalworthington Gardens, Forest Hill, and Fort Worth.

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Led by Barry Thombs, Rockaway has built a reputation for integrity and quality. Because of customer referrals and repeat business, it has worked with more than 3,000 customers and completed more than $42 million in jobs in Tarrant County. With a five-year warranty on labor and artistry and its one-year walk-through after completing a job, Rockaway remodeling and home improvements have become the first name that comes to its customers’ minds when friends or family mention kitchen remodeling, bathroom remodeling, or entire home renovations.

B Smart Builders

5148 E Vickery Loop, Benbrook, TX 76116

Cheryl Bean founded B Smart Builders in 2008 in Fort Worth, Texas. It is a residential construction company with an in-house design team specializing in remodels and new construction. It is dedicated to producing high-quality work from start to finish. It is a one-stop shop for design, selection, construction, and maintenance. The company also provides a completely customizable experience, from floor plans to finished houses, transforming dreams into viable design concepts.

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It combines the best residential contracting under the direction of Cheryl Bean and B Smart Builders’ design and project management teams. With over 135 years of combined experience in custom home building, interior design, remodeling, and civil engineering, the practice provides expert solutions to every project.

Sean Knight Custom Homes

109 S. Ranch House Rd., #107 Aledo, TX 76008

Sean Knight Custom Homes has long been known as one of the most dependable custom home builders in Fort Worth and the surrounding areas. Sean Knight, the company’s owner and president, has over 25 years of experience in the business and has been a Certified Master Builder and Remodeler since 1996. The company has worked hard to earn its clients’ trust and respect throughout the years. The firm has garnered numerous honors, including the Grand Award for the 2010 Spring Tour of New Homes and awards for Kaleidoscope of Homes in 2000 and 2008. It is also a member of the Fort Worth Builders Association.

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Aside from developing new custom homes, the company also provides home remodeling services in Possum Kingdom Lake and Tarrant, Hood, Parker, and Johnson Counties.

Brooks Custom Homes

1509 S University Dr. Suite #200, Fort Worth, TX 76107

Specializing in custom homes, remodels, additions, and extensions, Brooks Custom Homes’ approach to constructing is to create homes of distinction with a focus on design details. It does this by capturing the charm of timeless architecture without sacrificing modern amenities. The firm’s reputation is built on honesty, integrity, and stability, and its customer satisfaction is seen in the number of repeat customers and referrals. It sets itself apart by taking on a limited number of projects each year, which gives the team the ability to oversee every detail as premier builders in Fort Worth.

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Founder Douglas Brooks lived in Northeast Tarrant county for 20 years and in Fort Worth for 24 years after graduating from Texas Christian University. He has immense knowledge about the people and communities they live in, and the difference is always in detail, from concept to key.


  • Jake Gustafson

    Jake has served as Senior Editor at Austin Architects and brings a wealth of experience rooted in his passion for building. Holding a degree in Construction Engineering Management from Oregon State University, he actively engaged in industry-related activities, including membership in the Associated General Contractors of America student chapter and participation in the Associated Schools in Construction student competition. Previously, Jake served as a project engineer for a prominent general contractor in Portland, where he played a pivotal role in various aspects of construction projects, from pre-construction to subcontractor management. His expertise extends to working on innovative projects, such as North America's largest CLT commercial building. Expertise: Commercial Construction, Commercial Remodeling, Home Design and Build Key Highlights: Editor at HomeBuilderDigest, Project Engineer for Portland-based general contractor, Field Engineer for the largest CLT commercial building in North America Education: Oregon State University, Degree in Construction Engineering Management