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Building It Old School

With over 38 years of experience, we believe in building it right the first time!

Roll in Shower

Aging In Place

A seated shower is essential for the aging in place bathroom. It's a good idea to lower the faucets and hand shower to accommodate a seated user.

Ramp for Unloading

Aging In Place

Wider doorways and turning spaces, flush thresholds and ramps, and smooth access from one floor surface to another are just some of the universal design features that make this home entirely wheelchair accessible.

About Us

Founded in 1979, GB General Contractors has been transforming houses to homes you would be proud to entertain your guests in!  As an alternative to national construction companies, GB is privately owned and operated.  Our complete range of residential contracting services assures you of quality and attention to detail with the convenience of a single source. Whether you are looking for a complete renovation, a room addition, or to just update your space, we can help you realize your dream home.

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Our Services

There are several ways to remodel your home to make it more accessible and easier for you to maneuver. Before you buy your next home or build a new one, there could be some preliminary planning that could help pay off.  We would be happy to discuss a variety of options with you.

 

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Certifications

Family owned and operated since 1979, GB General Contractors is a certified Aging-In-Place-Specialist. We have been working on physically challenged and handicap accessible projects retrofitting homes to be handicap accessible.  Remodels include modifications to showers to create a barrier free entry as well as lowering counters and widening doorways for easy access. Some of our latest projects have been specialized custom built homes to meet our clients physically challenged needs.

As a Certified Graduate Remodeler(CGR). we emphasize the proper business management practices in the Remodeling Industry. It is a great tool to provide guidance to Remodelers in the industry and establish ethical guidelines to follow.

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Excellence

GB General Contractors is proud to be a member of the Greater Houston Builders Association (GHBA), the Remodelors Council, National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and the Better Business Bureau (BBB).

GHBA is a nonprofit trade association for the city of Houston and surrounding areas. The GHBA provides continued education for remodeling businesses, home builders, and associates to stay up with the latest building trends and government regulations in the industry. They also have played a large part in charity projects that impacted so many lives.

The Remodelors Council is a part of the GHBA. The Remodelors Council is a professional trade organization that promotes the highest quality in building practices and ethics. With many professional Remodelors and associates in the council, there is a great wealth of knowledge and experience to be shared. GB

The NAHB is very similar to the GHBA, they are on the national level. They provide Remodelors and builders with the news and regulations that affect the home building industry. They are a great resource on the national level for continual education for contractors.

GB General Contractors is proud to be recognized by the Better Business Bureau as a Accredited Business. We strive to build with the highest quality building standards and produce our projects on schedule and on budget.

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Are you ready to find out how we can help you succeed?

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Posts by Ryan Boyles

REDISCOVER LUXURY IN YOUR BATHROOM

A recent BusinessWeek.com article brought to light the fact that there’s a drastic shift occurring in the home renovation market. Instead of spending thousands on revamping kitchens and other previously popular parts of the home, the trend is shifting toward bathroom remodels. More and more people are discovering the beauty, style, and luxury their bathroom’s…

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The Americans with Disabilities Act, or ADA, regulates almost every specification in a bathroom, including toilet dimensions and installation, to ensure accessibility to all people. These tips are useful to help you find the right toilet to transform your bathroom into one that is ADA compliant. 1. Check the height Ideally, the toilet should be…

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GB specializes in remodeling homes for the physically challenged, mostly for those who are wheelchair-bound. In doing this kind of work, we try to assess what our client’s special needs are and fit the bathroom to their needs. We offer these accessibility guidelines for a bathroom sink that will look good and function well, no…

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When most people think about a one level (curbless) shower the words which come to mind are – Grandma, wheelchair, walker and handicapped. While a curbless shower certainly can be helpful for the elderly in a wheelchair or a person with mobility challenges to safely enjoy their shower, it’s about much more than that. A…

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