Miami, Florida is one of the most popular cities in the country. Its great weather, awesome sights, and well-known nightlife draws people from all over the country every year. The city also has one of the largest urban economies in the Southeast, comparable to other major American cities like Los Angeles and Seattle. The growing economy and amazing weather have made Miami a popular choice for young families as well as retirees. While many homes have standard designs and specifications, many homeowners opt for home additions and renovations to create a personalized look befitting the beautiful Miami beachfront cityscape.
If you own a home in the city and are looking to upgrade, we suggest you check out this list of the best home addition contractors in Miami, Florida. These contractors can help you modify your property and turn it into a dream home you can pass on to your children and grandchildren. Let these firms transform your vision into reality.
7700 S.W. 57 Avenue, Suite 200, Miami, FL 33143
Mackle Builders is a South Florida builder specializing in new homes, remodels, home additions, and historical renovations. Coming from a family of builders, owner and president Tom Mackle grew up in the construction industry and learned the intricacies of construction planning and management through exposure and experience. He then went to Loyola Marymount University and completed a degree in business administration to further hone his project management and collaboration skills. As pioneers in the housing industry, the Mackle family has helped shaped the residential landscape of cities in Florida, from Deltona and across the east coast to Miami. Today, Tom carries his family’s legacy through single-family home construction and renovation throughout Miami, Fort Lauderdale, and neighboring cities.
As a LEED Green associate, Tom incorporates efficiency and environmental stewardship in each home build and remodel. He also uses his knowledge of the South Florida climate and landscape to ensure each home’s safety and durability. One of the firm’s recent projects is the addition and remodel of a Miami Beach historical home originally built in 1921. The project included renovating old parts of the home and adding a two-story front porch. The resulting home includes the traditional Florida-style wood frame, horizontal plank siding, and wood floors and includes a contemporary-style fireplace and modern appliances. Numerous windows line each wall to maximize natural lighting and offer amazing beachfront views. The open floor plan offers versatility in furniture placement and interior design.
Uribe Construction Inc
1910 NW 17th Avenue, Miami, FL 33125
Uribe Construction is a full-service design-build firm that offers new construction, additions, renovations, and modernizations of residential and commercial spaces. Drawing from its team of experienced architects, engineers, and managers—who all employ streamlined processes and techniques—Uribe meets client requirements and delivers spectacular results on time and within budget. Established in 2002, the firm has completed numerous residential projects around and beyond Miami. Owner and CEO Julian Uribe has a Master’s degree in business administration, more than 16 years of experience in the construction industry, and is a licensed general contractor in the state. His passion for construction leads each team to successful project completion and excellent customer satisfaction.
Having worked on single-family and multi-family residences, Uribe Construction understands the importance of detailed planning so that each project is completed in a timely manner and with minimum impact on residents and their neighbors. In completing the renovation and addition of this Sunset Island waterfront home, the firm took extra care to minimize noise and disturbance to the exclusive luxury estate islands. The original home, built in 1938, needed renovations and additions to meet the needs of the owners. Uribe designed and planned the remodel, which resulted in a modern home with exquisite finishes and integrated smart-home technology. The solid white walls emphasize the accent furniture; the large glass doors and windows offer a view of Biscayne Bay and its breathtaking sunset. The home is an icon of elegance that befits the luxurious Sunset Islands neighborhood.
Rausa Builders Corp
7111 SW 42nd Street, Miami, FL 33155
Rausa Builders is a general contracting firm that offers a wide range of residential and commercial construction services to clients in Miami-Dade and adjacent counties. These projects include new construction, additions, home remodeling, and roof replacement and repairs. Owner and operator Nelson Hernandez is a Certified General Contractor, Roofing Contractor, Home Inspector, Mold Remediator, and Mold Assessor. Mr. Hernandez’s qualifications allow the firm to offer clients more comprehensive services and save them time and money. The firm’s team of experienced professionals and supervisors carry out each project with meticulous planning to ensure clients that their construction or remodeling investment will end with stellar results.
Established in 2005 and with hundreds of completed projects to its name, Rausa Builders has built a strong network of subcontractors and industry partners with whom they collaborate in delivering the best quality projects at reasonable prices. Having this network also allows clients to choose from a wider range of options in materials and furnishings. This is especially useful for home additions projects where new materials need to blend well with pre-existing installations.
In the feature project completed by Rausa, the owners wanted a new family room and bathroom added to their home. Through careful planning and coordination, Rausa managed the addition that also required moving the electrical meter to a new location and installing new plumbing and clay tile roofing. The firm’s careful planning resulted in a successful home addition that is both durable and beautiful.
High Road Construction
825 Bella Vista Avenue, Coral Gables, Fl 33156
High Road Construction is a state-certified residential contractor offering construction contracting and management services in Miami-Dade and Monroe. The firm collaborates with architects, engineers, and other industry partners to deliver new home construction, renovation, and home addition services to homeowners. The High Road approach to each project involves investing significant time with clients to understand their needs, objectives, and budgets and to create a detailed project charter to make sure that everyone shares the same project goal. The firm then assigns project team members and selects suppliers and subcontractors that match the project objectives to ensure that top-quality results are delivered at reasonable costs and optimum timelines.
The firm’s management team consists of an architect, a civil engineer, and a certified public accountant. Together, they lead project teams in delivering home construction for a diverse range of home types, sizes, and neighborhoods. In the home addition project featured here, High Road was hired by the homeowners to revamp their existing cottage home into a modern-style two-story house. High Road tore down the old garage, replaced the septic tank and drain field, and added a new entry foyer, a second story for additional bedrooms, and a swimming pool. The final product is a contemporary-style home with a larger modern kitchen and family room perfect for entertaining. The new windows bring in more natural light and open up the space for a better home atmosphere. The new foyer draws attention to the home and creates a quaint and inviting image typical of a classic American home.