Salt Lake City is one of the country’s fastest-growing areas and offers its residents stellar amenities and plenty of job opportunities. As a result, the city has become a highly popular option for those looking for a change of scenery. Our editorial team put together a list for potential homeowners and already existing residents, people looking for the best contractor for the busiest part of their homes—the kitchen.
Each firm’s experience, portfolio, and background was considered carefully. Several of these companies are proud recipients of prestigious industry accolades.
Fine Remodel and Construction
1533 E Murray Holladay Road, Salt Lake City, UT 84117
As its name suggests, Fine Remodel and Construction provides its clients with a complete and comprehensive range of renovation and ground-up construction work. The Fine Remodel team assists its clients throughout the entire process, and they get plenty of repeat business. Aside from its kitchens, our editorial team was also impressed by its great home additions and entire-home remodels. The firm has been in business since 2001 and has since become a national award-winning firm. Some of its most impressive distinctions include multiple Chrysalis Awards and Contractor of the Year Awards from the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI).
The kitchen above best showcases the firm’s talent and expertise. It features clean minimalist touches coupled with a large custom kitchen island complete with storage. Some other great features include its open floor plan and transparent seating.
Ironwood Custom Builders
2825 East Cottonwood Parkway, Suite 500, Salt Lake City, UT 84121
Headquartered in the heart of Salt Lake City, Ironwood Custom Homes is an award-winning, nationally recognized firm. Ironwood specializes in both custom home building and extensive remodeling. The firm has worked on every phase and aspect of the construction process and put together a fantastic portfolio in doing so. Ironwood’s projects include residential construction spaces, custom home remodels, basement finishes, home additions, and high-end custom homes. The company has had the opportunity to work on some of the best neighborhoods, including Sugar House, Murray, Taylorsville, Holladay, West Jordan, and Cottonwood Heights. Ironwood also maintains affiliations with vital organizations like the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB).
Showcased above is one of our favorite kitchen remodels from the company’s portfolio. The firm’s team opted for excellent wood-paneled flooring and a long kitchen island that also serves as a breakfast bar. We were also impressed by its great custom cabinetry and clean backsplashes.
Living Home Construction & Design
2019 South Main Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Headquartered in the heart of Salt Lake City, Living Home Construction & Design provides services throughout the area. It specializes in both residential and commercial projects and sees to it that all of its projects are completed on-time and within the agreed-upon budget. The firm begins its process with an initial consultation during which its team conducts a walk-through of the project site. It then moves on to drafting plans and collaborating with a client’s architect of choice. Once the final design and construction are completed, the firm continues communication through ongoing consultations in case the space needs any repairs. This process has enabled the firm to secure various partnerships and build client relationships through the years.
The project above was completed in Salt Lake City and entailed working on a mostly contemporary design. This kitchen connects directly to the beautiful dining area, and it features great wood finishes, mint backsplashes, and gorgeous ambient lighting.
2953 South 500 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84106
Crossbeam Builders draws inspiration from over two decades of industry experience and has had the opportunity to work in and around Salt Lake City. The firm is respected for its hand-crafted details and expertise in nearly every aspect of residential construction, from custom home building to remodeling services. The firm has also taken on multiple insurance repairs and credits its success to its talented, experienced team of professionals. Aside from its excellent kitchens, our editorial team was also impressed by the firm’s bathrooms, extensive entire-home remodels, and basement renovations. The firm also maintains affiliations with vital organizations like the NAHB Remodelers and the Home Builders Association (HBA) of Salt Lake. Crossbeam often makes use of the design-build approach, lessening the challenge for homeowners in terms of having to look for additional subcontractors.
Some of the firm’s best work can be found in Salt Lake and Davis Counties. In terms of design, its portfolio depicts an excellent range of traditional and modern architectural vernaculars. We were also impressed by its knack for custom finishes and details.
88 S 760 E, Kaysville, UT 84037
SAC Remodeling extends its services throughout Northern Utah and takes great pride in the solid reputation it has established for itself throughout its years in the business. Some of its best work can be found in the sought-after neighborhoods of Davis, Weber, and Salt Lake County. The firm draws inspiration from over four generations of skill and expertise and has had the opportunity to take on home additions, extensive home remodels, and ground-up construction work. The firm offers 3D remodeling services, allowing for little to almost no revisions throughout the entire process. It also emphasizes the importance of close communication with clients to better incorporate their needs and visions into their new spaces.
The firm describes itself as a master craftsman, and it has been decorated for its home additions, kitchens, basements, and bathrooms. Its full-time construction staff includes plumbers, electricians, tile placement specialists, masonry experts, and more. That breadth allows the firm to keep everything in-house.
Northstar Builders, Inc.
1059 E 900 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84105
Northstar Builders has built a solid reputation for its luxury residential projects and its commercial services. It operates out of its office in Salt Lake City and is also well-known for its excellent development work. Since its establishment, Northstar has become one of the area’s fastest-growing boutique developers and has had the opportunity to work with some of Utah’s best engineers and architects. The firm is experienced in every phase and aspect of the entire process and assists each client throughout the process. The firm helps to locate land, oversee design, and work through the paperwork. The photo below is a stellar example of the company’s expertise.
For this kitchen, the Northstar team made use of a transitional theme finished with touches of wood. It also opted for unique overhead lighting and a great tiled backsplash. Our editorial team also loved its open, modern appeal.
5788 South 1145 East, Murray, UT 84121
Renovation Brothers offers a full and comprehensive range of general contracting services. Those services include new home construction, interior design, and extensive remodeling work. The firm is the product of two talented brothers and professionals, Mike and Peter Karniayenka. Together, they have worked with some of the area’s best craftsmen. With over 15 years of industry experience, Renovation Brothers is a local family-owned and operated business that extends its services throughout Utah. Under the vision of Mike and Peter, the company has completed countless projects in a wide variety of architectural themes.
The charming and vibrant kitchen featured here suggests the firm’s talent for kitchen projects. This space includes a great custom island and cabinetry. Our editorial team also loved its clean, polished wood flooring and its seamless integration into other active portions of this home— like the living and dining areas.
1308 South 1700, East #203, Salt Lake City, UT 84108
Silverado Construction provides a comprehensive range of services using a highly hands-on approach. The firm offers an extensive design process and takes the time to understand a client’s needs and aesthetics. Since its establishment, the firm has worked in Salt Lake City’s East Bench neighborhoods and showcases talent and expertise for some of the area’s best and leading architectural vernaculars. Our editorial team was impressed by its body of work, including its kitchens and bathrooms to its large-scale remodels and home additions. The firm has also worked on the restoration of several homes and buildings in Salt Lake City’s historic neighborhoods. The firm takes great pride in being the sole firm to have worked on the only house in Utah designed by renowned architect Frank Lloyd Wright.
Silverado has also worked on projects outside of Utah, including New York City, Ohio, Chicago, Florida, Sun Valley, and Los Angeles. It is personally led by Jared Parker, the company’s founder and president. He makes sure that all of the firm’s projects receive the benefit of his experience.
Pine Tree Construction
1959 S 4130 W #E, Salt Lake City, UT 84104
Pine Tree Construction has worked in some of the best neighborhoods across Salt Lake City and is a full-service general contractor. The firm is known for completing all of its projects on time and within the agreed-upon budget. With over four decades of industry experience behind it, Pine Tree Construction is a family-owned and operated business and has also designed and constructed numerous projects throughout Northern Utah. The firm specializes in both residential and commercial projects. Its comprehensive services include roofing, extensive remodeling, basement finishes, kitchens, bathrooms, and home additions. All of the firm’s work comes at very affordable prices in addition to insurance.
Interested clients may contact the firm for a free quotation. The photo above is a stellar example of the firm’s kitchens. It features great granite countertops, a kitchen island that connects to a separate breakfast bar, and modern touches.
Dan Roberts Kitchen & Bath
3500 S 300 W, Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Dan Roberts extends its services throughout the Salt Lake City metropolitan area. As its name implies, the firm specializes in kitchens and bathrooms but is also known for its great and extensive home remodels. The firm is personally led by its principal and namesake, Dan Roberts. He has been practicing since 1971 and is involved in every phase and aspect of the entire process. His career includes a background in remodeling, management, training, design, drawing, interior design, and manufacturing.
Showcased above is one of the company’s best kitchens. Our editorial team loved its custom cabinetry, fixtures, the great backsplashes, and the wood paneled flooring.