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The Best Commercial Contractors in Dallas, Texas

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Situated in North Texas, the city of Dallas is the largest inland metropolitan area in the U.S. The city has evolved into a prominent transportation hub due to the constructed Interstate Highway System and the Dallas International Airport (one of the largest and busiest airports in the world). This development provided Dallas an advantage to become a strong industry and financial center in its region. At least ten corporations from this city were featured in the Fortune magazine as part of the Fortune 500 for the largest U.S. corporations by revenue.

The city of Dallas is home to numerous shopping centers, restaurants, colleges, universities, and skyscrapers. There is high demand for commercial contractors in the area to keep these businesses and institutions running smoothly. This article features the top 10 best commercial contractors in Dallas, Texas. Our editorial team chose these contractors for their outstanding projects, qualifications, reputation, and years of experience in the industry.


Gordon Highlander

4464 Sigma Road, Suite 150, Dallas, TX 75244

Since 2007, Gordon Highlander has been providing commercial construction services in Dallas-Fort Worth, Austin, and the Houston metropolitan areas. As a family-owned design-build general contracting company, the firm is dedicated to creating innovative, efficient, and cost-effective design and construction solutions for every client. Its track record of success has been validated by awards, including the Top 18 Fastest Growing Mid-Market Companies by the Dallas Business Journal and one of the 2017 most notable high rise office projects in Dallas.

Project by Gordon Highlander

In just 14 years, Gordon Highlander has completed thousands of projects and built long-term relationships with its clients, including many high-profile ones. Most of its projects include commercial office spaces, healthcare facilities, retail showrooms, and industrial workspaces. Whether a client needs an interior renovation or a completely new workspace, Gordon Highlander helps turn its client’s vision into reality. The company takes pride in its superior workmanship, affordable design solutions, and the on-time completion of projects. That consistency is the result of a team of highly experienced professionals that bring a sense of ownership to each project.


Square Foot Construction

13601 Preston Road, Suite 810E, Dallas, TX 75240

True to its mission of serving its clients with high-quality yet affordable commercial construction services, Squarefoot Construction has gained the trust of its clients throughout the Dallas/Fort Worth metropolitan area. This highly qualified commercial contracting company works under the core principles of craftsmanship, responsiveness, and reliability. Delivering high-quality solutions for simple to complex commercial projects since 2004, Squarefoot Construction is a proud NARI member, BBB-accredited with an A+ rating, and EPA-certified as lead-safe.

Project by Square Foot Construction

Squarefoot Construction covers a wide range of services, including design-build, ground-up, interior finishes, and tenant improvement. From developing a parcel of land and constructing purpose-built buildings to upgrading interior spaces, the company is committed to building commercial spaces tailored to the business needs of its clients. Recently Squarefoot Construction has been specializing in convenience stores, retail stores, corporate offices, industrial workspaces, warehouses, and medical facilities.


Stovall Construction, Inc.

7409 Highway 287, Arlington, TX 76001

Stovall Construction is a family-owned and operated commercial contracting company based in Arlington and serving various cities in Texas, including Dallas. Anchored to the principles of integrity and honesty, this mid-size company strives to deliver high-quality construction projects since it was created in 1970. Stovall Construction upholds precision and cost- and time-effectiveness as core values. Those values have built the company’s strong reputation and long-term client and subcontractor relationships.

Project by Stovall Construction, Inc.

The company specially caters to quick-serve restaurants, full-service dining, casual dining, convenience stores, fuel stations, retail, and offices. The firm has worked with emerging startups and Fortune 500 companies like McDonald’s. Encompassing project feasibility studies, pre-construction estimates, value engineering, project management, and project close-out, Stovall Construction’s team of experts has every client’s needs covered. In honor of Jack Stovall, the company’s founder, the current management—under Jack’s son Jay Stovall, and son in law Rob Metzger—leads the team with the same principles and values.


Maxx Builders

3131 Mckinney St, Suite 600, Dallas, TX 75204

Maxx Builders is a Texas-based commercial contractor whose expertise covers all forms of commercial and industrial construction. In just a short span of years, the company has remained ahead in the industry by integrating a unique, competitive technology in its systems and value-driven processes. Rendering exceptional service since 2008, Maxx Builders has built its reputation and become a multi-awarded commercial design and construction firm. Some of its awards include Inc 5000 America’s Fastest-Growing Companies for four consecutive years and Houston Business Journal’s 25 Largest Commercial Contractors in Houston.

Project by Maxx Builders

Focusing on retail, hospitality, restaurants, gas stations, medical facilities, franchises, and corporate interiors, Maxx Builders continues to explore the best possible way to build and build long-lasting relationships with clients. From pre-construction to project completion, the firm makes sure that the project is delivered on time and within budget, backed by its philosophy—excellence, consistency, and reliability.


Ridgemont Commercial Construction

1520 W Walnut Hill Lane, Irving, TX 75038

A proud member of NAIOP, ABC, TEXO, and other credible organizations, Ridgemont is a commercial construction company providing high-quality commercial construction projects in Texas and the surrounding regions. Since 1976, the firm has built a diverse portfolio that includes projects and clients in the healthcare, automotive, industrial, office, retail, and senior living markets. Ridgemont has already worked with notable clients such as Texas Orthopedic Specialists, Jaguar, Chevrolet, Oakdale Industrial, and Chase Bank.

Project by Ridgemont Commercial Construction

Ridgemont’s full-range construction services feature pre-construction, subcontractor selection, project management/field operations, quality control, warranty support, and safety. Throughout these stages, the company ensures client collaboration and integration to arrive at value-oriented solutions in achieving the client’s expectations. What further sets Ridgemont apart from other contractors is its wide range of community involvement. The Salvation Army, North Texas Food Bank, and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital are just some of the organizations and institutions it supports.


Trainor Commercial Construction, Inc.

18601 Lyndon B Johnson Freeway, Ste 250, Mesquite, TX 75150

Trainor Commercial Construction, Inc. (TCCI) is a commercial contracting company that provides premium construction services all over the United States. and Canada. The company was conceived in 2001 by highly qualified founders, Brian Trainor and Suzanne Trainor. Brian had an almost four-decade experience in fieldwork and construction management, while Suzanne is an accomplished business executive with M.B.A. Now in its 20 years, TCCI has evolved into a reputable commercial contractor comprising a team of innovative, seasoned professionals with more than 25 years of experience in the industry.

Project by Trainor Commercial Construction, Inc.

With a focus on building retail, clothing, luxury, specialty stores, restaurants, hospitality, and corporate interiors, TTCI has served emerging local startups and Fortune 500 corporations in the U.S. and Canada. Many of these clients are repeat customers or come from referrals. TTCI’s notable clients include Gucci, Giorgio Armani, Hard Rock Cafe, Starbucks, and American Airlines. With proven exceptional service, one of its projects, Restoration Hardware in Boston, has been awarded Grand Prize Winner by the Association for Retail Environments. Whether a client needs a single store building, a complete renovation, or rolling out several locations, TCCI has the expertise and experience to make every client’s vision into reality.


MYCON General Contractors, Inc.

17311 Dallas Parkway Suite 300, Dallas, TX 75248

Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, MYCON is a multi-awarded commercial contractor that is also licensed and registered to serve in more than ten other states. The set of services offered by the firm includes pre-construction, design-build, construction and project management, and special projects. For 24 years, MYCON has built a portfolio that covers a wide range of market segments, including industrial, institutional, healthcare, corporate office, retail, manufacturing, food processing, religion, and more. The company offers creative and innovative solutions that bring forth superior quality construction projects at minimum costs and an accelerated timeline. The company is also dedicated to constructing sustainable projects. As a member of the USGBC, the company hires LEED-accredited professionals to achieve a specific LEED certification level for a project.

Project by MYCON General Contractors, Inc.

The successful track record of MYCON is evident in its numerous awards and various notable projects. Among many awards, MYCON ranked third for Dallas-Fort Worth Area Fastest Growing Mid-Sized Companies in 2018. It has also been part of the ENR Top 400 Contractors and the Dallas Business Journal’s Largest North Texas General Contractors. Some of its notable projects are the Texas Health Emergency Room, the Dallas Logistics Hub, the North Texas Municipal Water District Operations Center, and the International Leadership of Texas School.


JOERIS General Contractors

3030 LBJ Freeway, Suite 1000, Dallas, TX 75234

With 54 years of existence in the industry, Joeris General Contractors has built more than $4 billion worth of construction in the marketplace of Texas. Founded in 1967 by Leo Joeris, the company is now led by Gary Joeris, who was honored by JAST at the 2019 San Antonio Business Hall of Fame. Joeris General Contractors has also won numerous awards, including the 2021 SAMCA Golden Trowel Award where Joeris ranked first in the Industrial/Commercial category. The company has also received multiple awards for its strong safety record: the 2018 AGC Safe General Contractor of the Year, the HCA de San Antonio Safety Plan of the Year, and the National Platinum Level S.T.E.P. Safety Award.

Project by JOERIS General Contractors

From pre-construction to close-out, the company has refined its processes for the past 5 decades, making them the preferred builder of many clients. Joeris General Contractors completed the 70,000-square-foot interior finish-out of the Tom Thumb located in The Union. Tom Thumb is the development’s anchor retail store, located on the first floor of the 30-story mixed-use development. The full-service grocery store offers the traditional grocery products, including a bakery, deli, produce, floral department, and pharmacy, as well as a few unique services that make this a one-of-a-kind Tom Thumb. Residents of the building, commuters, and office workers located within the development can stop in and grab a quick coffee from an in-house Starbucks or a quick grab-and-go meal, eat at The Union Tap restaurant, order groceries, and have pick them up at the convenient Drive-up-and-Go station.


Austin Commercial

3535 Travis Street, Suite 300, Dallas, TX 75204

Founded in 1975 and headquartered in Dallas, Austin Commercial has been leading the North Texas construction services market. Catering to various market segments such as hospitality, aviation, corporate office, healthcare, education, sports, mixed-use, retail, and residential, the Dallas/Fort Worth region has become a home to Austin’s iconic projects. Some of these include the Toyota North American Headquarters, the DFW International Terminal D, the American Airlines Center, the Bank of America Tower, and the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Austin Commercial is a proud member of the industry’s top associations including ABC, AGCA, NCCER, and more.

Project by Austin Commercial

Austin Commercial is recognized nationwide for its innovative construction solutions, world-class customer service, and its commitment to safety, diversity and inclusion, environmental sustainability, community involvement, and social responsibility. For almost 50 years, the company has maintained its reputation for cost-effective and superior quality service that consistently exceeds customer expectations from project conception to completion. Austin has also continuously included small, disadvantaged businesses and MSWBEs and served a diversity of communities. The company has won ABC’s 2019 National Diversity Excellence Award as a General Contractor and the National Safety Merit Award. The Pioneer Natural Resources Corporate Headquarters project handled by Austin has also been awarded by TEXO as the first place for Distinguished Building Awards under the General Contractor category.


The Beck Group

1601 Elm Street, Suite 2800, Dallas, TX 75201

The Beck Group is a 100-year old commercial contracting company headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Over the years, the company has thrived in the middle of economic downturns and increased competition in the industry. The company’s success is proven by its trendsetting and award-winning works focused on the following market segments: arts, aviation, education, entertainment, healthcare, religion, retail, and mixed-use. With a unique architectural and construction approach, Beck has produced high-quality projects with expedited project schedules and cost-effectiveness, earning the trust of its clients. Almost 100% of the projects that Beck handles serve repeat customers who have had at least ten previously completed projects with Beck.

Project by The Beck Group

Beck’s commitments include diversity and inclusion, sustainable design, and social impact. Beck is made up of a diverse workforce and its partners include a number of minority and women-owned enterprises. The firm operates under the culture of inclusion to continually uplift communities. In 2005, it also established its foundation dedicated to ending poverty and capacity-building in Mexico. Being a USGBC member, the firm maintains a team of sustainability experts that provides full-range services for green buildings. In the past years, it has worked for some of the first and most extensive LEED projects such as the U.S. Courthouse in Grand Junction, Co., a LEED Platinum certification awardee. The same project was also included in the Top 10 Green Project by AIA COTE in 2014. The most recent award obtained by the company is the 2021 U.S. Best Managed Company, which is among the 500 awards on construction, design, and organization Beck has earned over the years.

Author

  • Jake Gustafson

    Jake has served as Senior Editor at Dallas 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 Dallas Architects, 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