San Antonio’s remodeling industry is busy these days, as more and more people move into Alamo City, the Texas Hill Country, and south Texas. Already the seventh most populous city in the nation, the San Antonio metropolitan area is on the rise as a magnet for people and companies. All that movement typically results in a lot of remodeling jobs, as newcomers seek to make existing homes their own. Add to that the fact that San Antonio has its share of wonderful older and historic homes in need of bigger bathrooms and kitchens.
The bathroom remodeling contractors on this list are your go-to experts for your new bathroom remodeling job — whether you are in the market for a high-end, oasis-like spa bathroom a new look for your downstairs half-bath; or safety features for your grandmother’s bathroom. The 15 companies on this list all have top-shelf remodeling expertise and know-how, as well as proven track records of stylish and useful designs for all budgets.
15) Kitchen Designs By Giovanni
Website | 210.460.0113 | 405 Breesport, San Antonio, TX 78216
San Antonio native Giovanni Marotta opened Kitchen Designs by Giovanni in 2008, after serving in the US Marine Corps and working in the remodeling and construction industry for many years in Cleveland, Ohio. Despite the name, the company is also a bathroom remodeling contractor, with a proven record of top-quality design.
Marotta and his company focus on “turnkey kitchen and bath remodeling,” without the mess and stress that can sometimes bog down a major bathroom remodel project. The family-owned company’s north-central San Antonio showroom has a wealth of products and ideas for all of your new bathroom needs.
Kitchen Designs by Giovanni will build your new bathroom using top-of-the-line products and materials, which you can select from their showroom. The company has experience with all manner of remodeling jobs, whether you want to build spa-like retreat with a deep soaking tub and natural stone vanity, or you just need to make a bathroom safer and more user-friendly for an aging family member.
14) Buffalo Contracting Services
Website | 210.685.8848 | 167 Cyril Drive, San Antonio, TX 78218
Led by San Antonio remodeling expert Daniel Sexton, Buffalo Contracting Services has been a leader in the local residential and commercial remodeling industry for more than 25 years. The company has experience in remodeling and remaking bathrooms and kitchens, and they also do whole-home renovations. Additionally, the team at Buffalo Contracting Services is adept at historic restoration and preservation and is versed and up to date on environmentally friendly and sustainable design and construction methods. To that end, Buffalo has obtained Green Professional certification from the National Association of the Remodeling Industry and uses “green best practices” on all of its bathroom remodeling projects. The company focuses on every detail of a project from the initial concept to the grand unveiling.
Buffalo has completed a varied array of bathroom remodels. Stand-out features include elegant his-and-her vanities with stylish shallow sinks and matching wood-framed mirrors. The company also has experience installing walk-in bathtubs, grab bars, and other features of a safe and accessible bathroom for the disabled and elderly. Buffalo Contracting Services has an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau and works all over the San Antonio metro area and south Texas.
13) Shaw Company Remodeling
Website | 210.366.2380 | 11943 Starcrest Drive, San Antonio, TX 78247
Shaw Company Remodeling was named one of the Top 500 remodelers in the nation by Qualified Remodeler Magazine. It has an A rating with the Better Business Bureau and is a member of the Greater San Antonio Builders Association. Every home improvement project and bathroom remodel completed by the family-owned contractor must meet their standards of “artisanal perfection.” Owner and President Eric Shaw has more than 20 years in the kitchen remodeling and home improvement industry, and his wife, Carolyn Shaw, manages the business side of the company.
Serving greater San Antonio, Hollywood Park, Alamo Heights, The Dominion, Terrell Hills, and elsewhere, Shaw Company Remodeling has experience in all the elements of today’s luxury bathroom makeover. Based on their past projects, the company has experience and talent designing and building exquisite and creative showers made with tile and glass block, as well as top-notch tile flooring, custom vanities, soaking bathtubs, and unique interior design touches.
12) OMG Kitchen & Bath Remodeling
Website | 210.535.1000 | 4303 Centergate Street, San Antonio, TX 78217
OMG Kitchen & Bath Remodeling was founded by David Palomo in 2013, who also owns and operates the parent company Alamo City Handymen which was started in 2007. This bathroom remodeler has an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau, is also A rated with Angies List and is a member of the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA). Working in Alamo Heights, Terrell Hills, Olmos Park, Shavano Park, Castle, Hills, Selma, Schertz, Cibolo, Universal City and surrounding areas.
OMG Kitchen & Bath specializes in designing and building sumptuous bathrooms, but they can also redesign your bathroom to make it more useful and accessible to aging at home or for disabled family members. In one such project the company completed for a client, OMG converted the family’s old master bath garden tub and small shower into a larger “roll-in” shower that is now wheel chair accessible. They also installed a glass-block window to let in the natural light; made the sink wheelchair accessible as well and installed grab bars for safety, a shower wand, along with giving the space a stylish makeover with new tile floors, shelving, and paint.
11) Dunn Wright Remodeling
Website | 210.821.6000 | 1315 Base Road, San Antonio, TX 78212
Dunn Wright Remodeling is a residential and commercial remodeling contractor serving the San Antonio metro area. The company started in 1989 in Alamo Heights. Along with expert and impeccably designed bathroom and kitchen remodels, the company has worked on some high-profile commercial remodeling projects. San Antonians may recognize their careful, stylish work on the set of Great Day San Antonio, a show on San Antonio’s CBS affiliate KENS Channel 5. They also worked on Marble Slab Creamery on the San Antonio Riverwalk.
The company has an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau and offers a five-year warranty on labor. With experience completing home improvement projects for all budgets, Dunn Wright can give your bathroom remodel project a touch of style and class, such as the grey-and-white master bathroom makeover they did for one of their lucky clients. The beautiful design includes art nouveau-style tile, a deep and inviting stand-alone tub set in a custom recess, a large walk-in shower with a glass door, and an elegant vanity with a black stone top.
10) Westphall Remodeling
Website | 210.854.2279 | 18756 Stone Oak Parkway, Suite 200, San Antonio, TX 78258
A talented bathroom remodeler, Brad Westphall has been in the remodeling, home improvement, and home building industry since 1985. He started out young, working construction jobs while attending college in Oklahoma. He continued in the business after graduating from Oklahoma University with a bachelor’s degree in business management, and since then he has worked on thousands of projects.
Though Westphall is primarily focused on designing and building gorgeous and affordable bathroom and kitchen remodels, he also builds new homes around the San Antonio metro area. Westphall has been a member of the board of San Antonio’s National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) chapter and is a is a member of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and the Texas Association of Builders (TAB).
An Energy Star Partner, Westphall has received a Chrysalis Award from for Remodeling Excellence sponsored by Qualified Remodeler Magazine, and a Professional Remodeler Magazine Design Award for Room Addition/Remodeling. His many completed bathroom projects include wonderful examples of what can be done to freshen up a guest bathroom, rethink a powder room, and remake a master bathroom, with a stand-alone soaking bath, a walk-in shower, and comfortable lounging benches.
9) Bobo Design Build
Website | 210.349.6160 | 435 Isom Road, Suite 226, San Antonio, TX 78216
Remodeling Magazine included Bobo Design Build on its list of the Top 550 remodeling contractors in the nation, a distinction that sets the bathroom remodeling firm apart in the San Antonio metro area. Led by President and Founder Ken Bobo, Bobo Design Build has focused on remodeling high-end homes in San Antonio and South Texas since 1989.
The company is a member of the NKBA, the NARI, and the NAHB. Bobo Design Build also an Energy Star Partner and a member of the Greater San Antonio Builders Association. Bobo Design Build works in a variety of styles and has portfolio of past bathroom remodeling ideas that are sure to spark your imagination and desire for a new bathroom.
In one particularly impressive project, the company transformed a dated 1920s-style his-and-hers bathroom into a bright and spacious new bathroom with “truly private his and her vanities and closets,” and a gorgeous walk-in shower with a granite bench.
Website | 210.826.7200 | 11818 Warfield Street, San Antonio, TX 78216
Craig Scott got an early start in the construction industry: He was just 10 years old when started his own successful landscaping company. After graduating high school, Scott served overseas in the US Air Force, and later started CROSS, a remodeling contractor in San Antonio that offers first-rate design and craftsmanship.
Whether you’re looking to redesign and rebuild your master bathroom or add a splash of color and elegance to a disused powder room, Scott and his company have the proven mastery to turn your wishes into reality. Scott is a National Association of Home Builders Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist, and a NARI Certified Remodeler. The bathroom remodeler has won numerous Contractor of the Year Awards from NARI’s San Antonio Chapter and is also a member of the NKBA. CROSS is a full-service remodeling company and custom home builder with proven expertise in bathroom and kitchen renovation.
The company works on home improvement jobs all over the San Antonio metro area, including Alamo Heights, Shavano Park, and Hill Country Village. CROSS’s portfolio is full of gorgeous bathroom designs, such as the club-like “Castle Hills Bathroom.” With dark wood cabinets and dressing-room closets, wood floors, benches, and stylish, high-end fixtures, this bathroom is a comfortable and cozy space that would be hard to leave.
7) Bordeaux Luxury Homes
Website | 210.908.5456 | PO Box 591100, San Antonio, TX 78259
When you’re starting a bathroom remodeling project, you want to work with someone who is an expert in the field and who keeps up on all the newest trends and techniques. Rick Montelongo, founder and owner Bordeaux Luxury Homes, is just that kind of general contractor. He’s one of an elite group of home remodeling experts who can call themselves Certified Graduate Remodelers, a distinction awarded by the National Association of Home Builders.
Montelongo has also won dozens of awards for his home improvement projects and customer service. These include many Summit Awards for Best Remodeled Project from the Greater San Antonio Builders Association (GSABA), including Best Remodeled Project 25k and Below, Best Remodeled Project $25,000 to $75,000, Best Remodeled Project $75,000 and Above, and Builder of the Year. Bordeaux Luxury Homes has also received numerous Star Awards from the Texas Association of Builders (TAB), including or Best Remodel Project, Best Whole House Renovation, and Best Remodeled Kitchen.
Montelongo has served in leadership roles with GSABA, TAB, the NAHB, the Greater San Antonio Chamber of Commerce, and Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, and he is a past president of GSBA and TAB. The company’s work has been featured in San Antonio Express News, Builder Architect, Today’s Builder, and the San Antonio Business Journal, and on HGTV.
6) KM Builders
Website | 210.680.5626 | 7915 Mainland Drive, San Antonio, TX 78250
Keith Moehle, head of KM Builders, has been in the remodeling industry for more than 30 years. Moehle founded KM Builders in 1994, and since then he has assembled a top-notch remodeling staff with an emphasis on great bathroom and kitchen design. KM Builders doesn’t do free estimates when they’re figuring up bathroom remodeling costs; instead, the company uses a “menu pricing” model that Moehle says is a more exact and helpful way of starting and finishing a bathroom remodeling project.
The company’s staff includes licensed and certified bathroom designers, architects, interior designers, custom cabinet designers, project managers, and about 450 years of combined remodeling experience. KM Builders is a member of the National Association of the Contracting Industry (NARI) and has an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau.
The bathroom remodel contractors have received numerous awards for their remodeling projects, including a local NARI Contractor of Year Award for Entire House Under $250k, a NARI Contractor of the Year Award of Excellence for Residential Exterior Over $100k and Residential Addition Under $100k, and a NARI Contractor of the Year Award for Residential Kitchen $40,000 to $80,000.
5) Haven Design and Construction
Website | 210.996.9494 | PO Box 160005, San Antonio, TX 78280
He’s a contractor and remodeler; she’s an interior designer. They met, fell in love, and decided to go into business together. Thus was born Haven Design and Construction, owned and operated by husband-and-wife bathroom remodeling team Armando and Jana Valdez.
Armando, a general contractor and home improvement expert, was born in Pleasanton, Texas, but has lived in San Antonio for more than 27 years. He learned the building trade from his father, served in the US Army, and worked for a property management company for 14 years before going out on his own. Jana was born and raised in Georgia. She has a bachelor’s degree in interior design from Georgia Southern University and has worked in interior design in Georgia, South Carolina, and Texas. She says that her “true passion” is for bathroom and kitchen design, and Haven’s past projects prove that she has passion to spare.
Haven Design and Construction is a member of the National Association of the Remodeling Industry, the National Kitchen and Bath Association, and the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID).
4) Hill Bros Construction
Website | 210.621.7990 | 12022 Warfield Street, San Antonio, TX 78216
Hills Bros Construction is definitely a family affair. Company leader Rodney Hill has been in the remodeling and construction business for 35 years and has worked on many custom homes and award-winning residential remodels. Before joining the family company, he worked as the commercial operations manager for a large Texas pool company. Rodney is also a past president of NARI San Antonio Chapter.
Joshua Hill, another leader in the company, has 17 years of construction and remodeling experience, including serving in the US Army Corps of Engineers. Joshua has served as president of the Hispanic Contractors Association and is a member of the Urban Land Institute. Kara Hill, another member of this remodeling family dynasty, has more than 12 years of experience in management and finance. She has a bachelor’s degree from Trinity University and an MBA from St. Mary’s University.
Hills Bros. works on bathroom remodel projects throughout greater San Antonio and has an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau. Among many honors for its work, the company received NARI’s Contractor of the Year Award for Best Kitchen.
3) Clear Choice Remodeling
Website | 210.377.0259 | 5139 N. Loop 1604 W., Suite 105, San Antonio, TX 78249
Remodeling a bathroom is a serious job, and one that can affect your happiness and well-being for years afterward. So it’s important to find just the right partner for your home improvement project. Clear Choice Remodeling should be on every San Antonian’s short list of bathroom remodelers, whether you need a small bathroom makeover or a completely new home spa.
Clear Choice Remodeling was recently honored with the prestigious “Grand Remodeler of the Year” award for 2017 from the Greater San Antonio Home Builders Association. The company is owned by Jana Ward, a recognized leader in the San Antonio metro area’s home renovation industry. As a National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Certified Graduate Remodeler, Clear Choice primarily serves north and northwest San Antonio and the surrounding areas. Along with the GSABA and the NAHB, Clear Choice Remodeling is also a member of the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA).
Ward has won many awards for her home renovations, including Summit awards from the GSABA for Best Remodeled Project $25,000 and Under and Best Remodeled Project $25,000 to $75,000. The company is particularly talented when it comes to crafting draw-jopping showers. In their project “Gilbert Bath,” they created a wonderful glass-and-tile shower with a teak floor and a fold-up seat, changing an outdated space into a true home spa.
2) Vision Design + Build
Website | 210.737.2800 | 731 Lovera Boulevard, San Antonio, TX 78212
Vision Design + Build’s owner, Bryan Smith, has one of the best resumes of any remodeler in and around San Antonio. He’s a Certified Graduate Remodeler, a Graduate Master Builder, Graduate Master Remodeler, and an Aging-in-Place Specialist with more than 20 years in the kitchen remodeling and home improvement industry.
A graduate of the University of Texas at San Antonio with a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering, Smith is a member of the National Association of Home Builders, the Texas Association of Builders (TAB), the Greater San Antonio Builders Association (GSABA), and the National Kitchen and Bath Association. He has more than two dozen Summit Awards from the GSABA to his name. These include Best Design Remodel Under $25,000, Best Design Remodeled Project Residential $25,000 to $75,000, and Best Remodel or Retrofit ADA.
Smith has also won the Grand Award for Remodeler, and Contractor of Year from TAB for additions and entire house renovation. A former GSABA secretary and now president-elect for 2018, Smiths’ work has been featured in San Antonio Express-News, At Home San Antonio Magazine, and Today’s Builder Magazine.
1) Virtuoso Builders
Website | 210.525.8750 | 2161 NW Military Highway, Suite 202, San Antonio, TX 78213
Virtuoso Builders is a deeply skilled and talented bathroom remodeling and home renovation contractor in the San Antonio metro area. Founder and co-owner Mike Sowry has been in the remodeling industry for more than 27 years and is a National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Certified Graduate Remodeler and a Certified Green Remodeler.
Sowry started in the industry back in 1990, running a residential lighting design and installation company out of the trunk of his car. He moved into bathroom, kitchen, and home remodeling in 2001. Sowry is a board member with the Greater San Antonio Builders Association (GSABA) and a member of NAHB’s Remodeling 20 Club. His wife, Molly Sowry, runs the company’s business side. She has a bachelor’s degree in communications from University of Arizona in Tucson and has a background in marketing, advertising, and promotions in San Antonio and Austin.
The residential design-build company has received numerous Summit Awards from the GSABA, including Best Remodeled Project over $75,000, under $25,000, and between $25,000 and $75,000. The bathroom remodelers work has been featured in the San Antonio Express-News, San Antonio Business Journal, Builder/Architect Magazine, Construction News, and San Antonio Magazine. In one recent project, Virtuoso created a masterpiece of bathroom design in Fair Oaks, transforming a tired Southwest-style bathroom into a contemporary oasis by adding a freestanding soaker bathtub, granite countertops, brushed gold fixtures, and natural stone tile.