Intelligently designed, expertly built.

Rust Construction is a premier licensed general contractor and design-build home remodeling contractor deeply rooted in Alexandria, Arlington, and Washington, D.C. For over a century, we have been transforming our client’s visions into reality, crafting the spaces homeowners dream of. We are immersed in local history yet driven by a forward-thinking approach aligned with our core values of fair and sustainable construction practices. Every project is brought to life by our talented team, who share a passion for crafting homes that inspire and bring joy.

What we do

Design-build home remodeling to bring your vision to life.

Our design-build process is unmatched by other home remodeling contractors, general contractors, and construction companies. Rust Construction offers the expertise, commitment, and innovative solutions you need.

Whole Home Remodeling

With a focus on reconfiguring rooms and making targeted improvements throughout the house, a comprehensive renovation allows homeowners to fall in love with their homes all over again without the need to relocate.

Home Addition Builder

As you consider expanding your home to accommodate life’s changes, home additions offer a practical solution. A thoughtfully designed, well-engineered home addition can be seamlessly integrated with the existing architectural style of your home. 

Old & Historic Home Renovations

Pursuing a historic renovation or updating your older home doesn’t mean having to settle for outdated features. Our region is home to countless historic properties, each with their own story to tell. We’re here to help write the next chapter of yours. 

Deck & Porch Remodeling

Constructing an outdoor living space that harmoniously blends with your style, design, and functionality is essential for creating an area you’ll cherish for years to come. Create an extension of your home that effortlessly brings the indoors outdoors.

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I’ve worked with many contractors and they have been the best contractor I've ever used. They are honest, deliver a high quality work product, think through all the details to ensure issues don't arise after they've begun construction, and overall nice people to work with.

the rust difference

Putting a legacy of craftsmanship to work for you.

We’ve served Alexandria, Arlington, and Northwest DC for more than a hundred years — family owned and operated all that time. Many of the homes we remodel are homes we originally built almost a century ago. If you want a truly local builder with the expertise to match, then choose Rust.
Built to last a lifetime
At Rust, we build to last. We have a demonstrated commitment to responsible building, using quality materials and sustainable methods. No matter the scale of your project, we’ll make sure it remains functional and comfortable for decades to come.
Elegantly designed, intelligently built
Our design-build approach gives you the remodel you’ve always wanted. We collaborate with skilled architects to plan, design, and build exactly what you’re looking for. We respect your vision all through our design and build process, down to the smallest detail.
Historic home experts

We have the knowledge and experience to modernize your historic home. We’re familiar with historic review boards and the necessary processes and permits involved in remodeling a home that’s 100+ years old. We’ll deliver a home that’s perfectly restored and up-to-date.

our approach

Design. Collaborate. Renovate.

At Rust, we build with you in mind. Our process respects your vision and empowers your choices from the moment we first meet. We’re dedicated to delivering a design that meets your needs. 

Awards & Recognitions

Celebrating Excellence

At Rust Construction, we take pride in our commitment to excellence in home remodeling. Our dedication to delivering exceptional projects has been recognized by our peers, industry experts, and most importantly, our clients. It’s our honor to serve as a leader in the home remodeling industry, and we are humbled by the recognition we continue to receive.
2024 Pro Remodeler of the Year Grand Prize Award
Residential Landscape Design/Outdoor Living $100,000 to $250,000
2021 NARI CoTY Awards Regional Winner
Residential Landscape Design/Outdoor Living $100,000 to $250,000
2020 Capital CoTY Merit Award
Residential Landscape Design/Outdoor Living $100,000 to $250,000
Professional associations
As a member of PRO Mid-Atlantic, we’re committed to exceeding industry standards for quality, ethics, and ongoing education.

Our NESEA membership connects us with experts & resources to deliver eco-friendly remodeling practices for your  home.

Our Work

Imagine what we can build for you.

Your Vision. Our Expertise.

Let's build something amazing together.