The Benefits of Choosing a Contractor Who is Part of Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. (ABC)

Founded in 1950 in Baltimore, Maryland, Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. (ABC) has since grown to become a national organization with 75 chapters throughout the United States covering all specialties within the construction industry. ABC chapters represent 23,000 merit shop construction and construction-related firms, primarily in the industrial and commercial sectors of the industry.

ABC is recognized as one of the leading organizations representing America’s business community and the merit shop construction industry.

ABC’s activities include:

• Government representation

• Legal advocacy

• Education

•Workforce development

• Communications


•Recognition through national and chapter awards programs

• Employee benefits

•Information on best practices and business development through an online contractor search directory

ABC’s mission is to promote and defend merit shop philosophy within the construction industry, encouraging open competition and a free-enterprise approach to construction based solely on merit. This means that construction projects should be awarded to the company or contractor who is best qualified, not just the one who provides the lowest quote.

So when you hire an ABC affiliated contractor, you know you are getting the best man (or woman) for the job! That is why Reliable Contracting is a proud member of Associated Builders and Contractors, Chesapeake Chapter.

Reliable Contracting maintains a reputation as a leader in the construction industry. Our clientele includes builders, developers, individuals and government agencies. With projects ranging in cost from $10,000 to over $10 million, Reliable can be seen working on Maryland’s roads, highways, airports, office parks, shopping centers, hospitals, churches, and residential neighborhoods earning our reputation by providing clients with consistent quality and dedication to their projects.

If you have any questions about ABC or if you have a construction project that you need completed right the first time, please contact Reliable Contracting by calling 410-987-0313 or visit our website.

Reliable Contracting Company serves the following and surrounding Counties: Annapolis, Queen Anne’s, Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Calvert, Caroline, Charles, Howard, Prince George, St. Mary’s, Talbot, and Washington D.C.

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