Whether it’s a huge overhaul or just some small tweaks, making changes in your house can often be intimidating as much as they are exciting. Homeowners have to consider the costs and the nitty-gritty of the details that go into the remodeling project just to ensure that everything is up to standard. When it comes to rooms that people typically spend a lot of time in, there’s a lot more pressure to have each part working properly.

Bathroom remodeling can make a world of a difference in your home, whether for better or for worse. Each detail needs to be fine-tuned to the needs and preferences of the homeowners and finding a good contractor that knows that should be the top priority when starting any remodeling project. With that in mind, we’ve listed 10 of the best bathroom remodeling contractors in Durham, North Carolina. We chose these contractors after reviewing their experience, the quality of their projects, and their recognition in the business.

Trinity Design/Build

213 N Gregson Street, Durham, NC 27701

Trinity Design/Build is an award-winning design/build firm that was established in 2003. It specializes in full-service residential design and construction, and with its LEED accredited staff and trained preservationists, it also deals with projects like historic preservation, green building, and eco-friendly interiors. The people working here are passionate about their craft, and clients can expect that whether it’s an expansive home addition or a simple bathroom remodel, Trinity Design/Build will work closely with them to see their vision to life.

The company has received several awards for its work on remodeling, including the 2020 and 2019 Best Historic Remodel from the Home Builders Association Remodelers Outstanding Construction Award, as well as the 2016 L. Vincent Lowe, Jr. – Business Award from Preservation North Carolina, which is the highest honor presented to businesses that assist and promote historic preservation in the area.

A lovely example of Trinity Design/Build’s handiwork in bathroom remodeling would be the Watts Bathroom Renovation project featured above. For this, the team did a complete bathroom renovation which included new fixtures and finishes throughout the room. The result is this bright and clean contemporary-style bathroom with double sinks, a lovely tub, and a separate shower area tiled with grey and white patterns.

CQC Home

5102 Durham Chapel Hill BLVD, Durham, NC 27707

Established in 2006 by a Durham native,  CQC Home knows the style and the needs of the surrounding community. Its passion for the craft and care for its clients show through in the amount of craftsmanship that goes into its remodeling process, the results of which have been featured in places like HGVT, Professional Remodeler, News & Observer, The Chatham News + Record, The Independent Weekly, and Chapelboro.com.

Many of CQC Home’s projects are done in modern and contemporary styles, much like the Farmhouse Style Bathroom Transformation project featured above. The rest of the home had a chic, rustic farmhouse charm to it and CQC Home brought that same style into their master bathroom. Taking inspiration from the rustic furniture that the homeowners selected, the CQC Home team redid their existing tub & shower into a large walk-in shower and added in a small curb for water drainage. The team also integrated dual shower heads for the couple, giving the room an air of a spa-like retreat.

Freys Remodeling

311 Ashville Avenue, Suite E, Cary, NC 27518

Freys Remodeling is a family-owned and operated business founded by Scott Frey who has a background in civil engineering and sales. The remodeling company is backed by the founder and his family’s combined experience in the industry. With family values at the core of its business, this firm knows what’s best when it comes to making adjustments to your house. It adheres closely to the firm motto: “we treat your home like our own.” 

For its stellar work on remodeling, it has received recognitions like the 2019 Silver HBA Awards for Best Kitchen in the $45k – $60k Range, the 2019 HBA Awards Best Whole House Remodel in the $300k – $400k Range, the 2020 HBA People’s Choice Remodeling Awards, Best General Room Remodel in the Over $100k category, and the 2019 HBA Awards for Best Bathroom. One particularly beautiful example of the team’s great work on bathroom remodeling would be this relaxing powder blue bathroom featured above. It’s a spacious and relaxing room that the homeowners said they would enjoy for years to come.

Prince & Sons, Inc.

21 W. Colony Place, Suite 210, Durham, NC 27705

Founded in 1995, certified lead renovator Prince & Sons provides professional residential and commercial renovations to clients in Durham and its surrounding communities. The company is best known for its diligent work ethic and its high-quality workmanship and site cleanliness on the job. In each project, the team also harnesses the trade skills of electricians, plumbers, HVAC contractors, carpenters, flooring & tile installers as well as solid surface countertop suppliers to make sure that every detail is streamlined to the needs of the project.

For the full master bathroom renovation featured above, Prince & Sons updated the shower and floor tiles, added in a new vanity with classic granite tops, a frameless glass surround, and some new accessories, fresh paint, and new fixtures to match the earth-toned theme of the room. The team did this project on a tight schedule as the homeowner was hosting a series of wedding events at her home and needed the update as soon as possible. The team ended up delivering exceptional results just in time for the big event.

Cederberg Kitchens + Renovations

630 Weaver Dairy Road, Suite 106, Chapel Hill, NC 27514

For over 35 years, Cederberg Kitchens + Renovations has been providing the Durham community with lifestyle-tailored construction and high-quality renovation services. The firm began as a remodeling company focused on kitchen renovations that improved on existing designs before it later evolved to offer its own creative, functional, and appealing designs for clients’ remodeling needs. As a full-service remodeling company, it takes great strides to understand what clients want and need so that the team can deliver a final product that clients love coming home to.

One such project would be the bathroom remodeling project featured above. This project shows Cederberg’s commitment to providing a functional and luxurious feeling to every room they work on. This contemporary oasis boasts modern fixtures with gentle detailing like a light brown tiled floor that mimics wood and a powder blue paint job that gives this room a relaxing atmosphere, perfect for settling down after a long day.

GreyHouse Inc

1053 E Whitaker Mill Road, Raleigh, NC 27604

GreyHouse is one of the Triangle’s premier home remodeling and renovation contractors. Established in 2010, it’s an experienced builder that specializes in the nitty-gritty of home remodeling, kitchen remodeling, bathroom remodeling, room additions, basement remodeling, roofing, siding replacement, custom design-build projects, flooring, windows, decks, and many others. In any of these projects, what matters most with the company is the overall experience of the people who are going to be living in the space the team created for them. This is precisely the reason why it takes customer service to the next level by getting to know the day-to-day life of the client and how their remodeling job could better that.

Take, for instance, the bathroom remodeling project featured above. It takes inspiration from the relaxing atmosphere of spas with the way the bathroom is laid out. Each detail — from the choice of tiles to the fixtures, to the tub — all add up to this laid-back, vacation-like atmosphere right at the center of the client’s home.

Greystone Remodeling

Raleigh, NC

Greystone Remodeling believes in elevating the contracting experience and changing the contracting industry with every project the team builds. Founder Anthony Abbott is a family man who has always had a knack for carpentry and construction and extends these services to the people through his contracting business. During its 6 years in the industry, the firm has completed 50 kitchen remodeling projects, customized 50 bathrooms, and has completed 20 full home transformations and upgrades.

When it comes to bathroom remodeling, Greystone commits to providing a relaxing room with new, functional vanities and charming features that make your bathroom stand out, like the bathroom remodeling project featured above. It’s a modern escape decorated with elegant fixtures, including the sink, the backlit vanity, and even the choice of the toilet, and the result is a very chic bathroom.

BuildEx General Contractors

105 Conner Drive, Suite 1100, Chapel Hill, NC 27514

BuildEx General Contractors is a well-established and experienced builder based in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. With 25 years of experience in the industry, the firm prides itself on its good track record in the over a hundred completed projects it has successfully built over the years. The firm has had the privilege to build in some of the most prestigious neighborhoods in Chapel Hill, including the Governors Club, Governors Village, Maida Vale, and The Oaks/Chapel Hill Country Club.

One of its more luxurious projects is featured above. The Luxury Mediterranean Dream Bathroom Suite is a breathtaking tile and stone bathroom remodel that looks and feels straight out of a castle. The remodel features a beautiful freestanding tub in the middle of the room, dark wood cabinets, and large vanity windows lining the walls of the large bathroom.

David Price Construction

2603 Tryon Drive, Greenville, NC 27858

Since 2009, David Price Construction has been providing the clients of Raleigh, Cary, Durham, Chapel Hill, and Coastal North Carolina with great customer service and an excellent remodeling experience. Whether it’s a home addition, a wall removal and movement, or a full ground-up build, the small team works hard to provide a special, personalized service with customized solutions to the client’s unique needs, and personally oversees the entire process.

When it comes to bathroom remodeling, Dave Price Construction is highly reliable. The team always makes sure that the final product fits the needs of the client and the projects found in the company’s portfolio are often notable for their good use of space and choice of tiling for the bathroom to give the room its laid-back atmosphere as seen in the project featured above.