Gilliam Construction

4.58 | 23 Verified Ratings
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Gilliam Construction

4.58 | 23 Verified Ratings
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8520 State Route 302 NW
Gig Harbor, WA 98329
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Gilliam Construction

At Gilliam Construction, we do the dirty work for you.

At Gilliam Construction our client is our number one priority. We specialize in excavation, retaining walls, water features, drainage, land clearing and site development, complete yard renovation, new landscapes and much more!


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Service Area

  • Tacoma
  • Auburn
  • Kent
  • Olympia
  • Lakewood
  • Puyallup
  • Federal Way
  • Bremerton
  • Gig Harbor
  • Port Orchard
  • Milton
  • Sumner
  • Dupont
  • Lakebay
  • Belfair
  • Steilacoom
  • Vashon
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Services Offered

Additions & Remodeling
  • Major Home Repairs
  • Basement Remodel
  • Bathroom Remodel
  • Garage Remodel
  • Kitchen Remodel
  • Build an Addition
  • Major Renovation - Multiple Rooms
Architects & Engineers
  • Construction Manager
Brick & Stone
  • Brick and Stone Patios, Walks, and Steps - Install
  • Brick, Stone or Block Wall Install
  • Custom Cabinets
  • Wood Stairs & Railings Install
  • Wood Stairs & Railings Repair
  • Custom Arbor, Pergola or Trellis
  • Concrete Driveways & Floors - Install
  • Concrete Flatwork Repair
  • Poured Concrete Wall Install
  • Stamped Concrete - Install
  • Poured Concrete Wall Repair
  • Retaining Wall Install
  • Concrete Patios, Walks & Steps Install
  • Interlocking Pavers for Patios, Walks and Steps - Install
  • Deck or Porch Build or Replace
  • Deck or Porch Repair
Demolition Service
  • Demolition
  • Developer
  • Major Grading or Resloping
  • Site Preparation
  • Wood Fence Install
  • Wood Fence Repair
  • Concrete Foundation Install
  • Concrete Foundation Repair
  • Foundation Drainage Install
  • Waterproofing Foundation or Basement
  • Basement Drainage Channels Install
  • Concrete Foundation Raise
Fountains & Ponds
  • Pond Water Feature
  • Fountain or Waterfall Water Feature
Garage & Garage Doors
  • Build Wood Carport
  • Build Garage
  • Minor Grading or Resloping
Outdoor Playgrounds
  • Outdoor Play Equipment Install
  • Outdoor Play Equipment Repair
  • Asphalt Paving Install
  • Gravel or Loose Fill Paving Install
  • Asphalt Paving Repair
Sheds & Enclosures
  • Shed, Barn or Playhouse Build
  • Shed, Barn or Playhouse Repair
  • Exterior Trim Install
  • Exterior Trim Repair
Snow Removal Service
  • Snow Removal
Tree Service
  • Tree Stump Removal
  • Egress Window Install

Areas of Expertise

  • Water Features
  • Landscape Renovation
  • Drainage
  • Excavation
  • Retaining Walls

Quick Facts

Business Hours
7:00 AM to 6:00 PM
7:00 AM to 6:00 PM
7:00 AM to 6:00 PM
7:00 AM to 6:00 PM
7:00 AM to 6:00 PM
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
(Please call to confirm)
  • Warranty Offered
  • Free Estimates
  • Trip Charge
  • Warranty Description: Limited one year warranty on work done.
  • Credit Cards Accepted


In Business Since: 2007
Memberships & Affiliations
  • International Union of Operating Engineers
State Licensing
Trade: General Contractor
License #: GILLIC*863B3
Expiration: 02-05-2020
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Business Overview

Community Involvement

Headed a project for the Peninsula High School courtyard & got over $24,000 donated to the project.

Volunteer for flood relief.

Work with hospice to help families in need of home repair.

Worked with habitat for humanity through our church

How We Got Started

I chose to work in this industry because Money was good when I was young and it became something I was good at and enjoyed..

We started in this industry in 1994.

We describe our business as Well established


Gilliam Construction

My Work
11 Projects
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0.5   |  03-31-2017
We had water in our crawl space and asked Chris from Gilliam to come over and give us a proposal on how to fix the issue. He charged me $250 to come out and take a look and said that he would apply the $250 towards the total bill if we accept his quote. I paid him the $250 to come out. Got a phone call from him that basically said "you have a problem with water in your crawl space! There was water in the crawl space!!!" which hello we already knew and hence the reason why we were paying him to come out! I asked for his recommendation on how to fix the issue and he said he needed a day or two to write up his recommendation and give us his quote. Mid you, he was really rude! His tone changed right after he cashed the check! That was in February, it's end of March now, we still don't have his recommendation! I had contacted him a little while ago to inquire and got a rude response and when I said I didn't want his quote anymore and relayed my disappointment, he said he'd refund the $250! That was March 7th and today's March 31, 2017 and still no check! This business is a TOTAL RIP OFF! Not to mention rude. I feel very cheated! It's not just about the $250 I paid for a quote I never received but about moral principle! This business has none!!!

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Review by in Covington, WA
Fantastic job...

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4.5   |  
Review by in Federal Way, WA
They did work for us approx 4 years ago. Gilliam Construction came in and did a total renovation on our landscaping. They woud have stayed on their estimate if we wouldn't have kept adding things to do. We are very pleased and will stay in contact for further jobs.

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4.5   |  
Review by in Federal Way, WA
worked very hard despite the rain

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Review by in Tacoma, WA
Great work. Does a great job and cares about his work. I will use him for further projects.

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Review by in Olympia, WA
Agreement was completed in timely manner and to the extend of contrac

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Review by in Kent, WA
Chris Gilliam was easy to work with and did excellent work. We will definately be using him again for other projects.

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4.5   |  
contractor was easy to work with, explained all options, did the job in a timley manner and did not leave a mess behind. I would use this company again!

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Review by in Port Orchard, WA
All estimates of time and costs were very accurate and costs seemed very reasonable. The contractor Chris Gilliam removed old and installed new insulation and removed old siding and installed new and installed an underground drainage pipe connected to roof drains and replaced front door frame and door during trying conditions of cold and wet weather. Everything looks and works great. Am a happy customer and will use Gilliam Construction again on future repairs or remodeling of my house.

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Review by in University Place, WA
Project: Saw or Remove Concrete or Masonry
Chris and his crew seems work very well together.He did finish the job within the estimated time frame.He did fix the drainage problem before pouring the new cement in our driveway.He is accesible everytime you try to reach him.

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