Heritage Building Contractor in Northern VirginiaHeritage Contracting

About Heritage Contracting

Heritage Building Contractors have worked directly with all of the major builders in Northern Virginia and the Washington Metro Region since 1996. This means we understand tight deadlines and always coming in on budget.

We provide highly trained craftsmen to design and build for custom builders, homeowners, and production builders. Our work is known for it’s durability and the latest finishes.

What we can offer you


We bring the low pricing we give our builders directly to you. That means you can do more for less!


Our building contractors can work with your landscape designer or find a perfect match for you, if needed.


Our Team includes expert designers & installers.


No job is too small or too large.


Heritage is fully licensed and insured in Northern Virginia.

Awards & Recognitions

2014 Trade Partner of the Year Award

HomeAid Northern Virginia
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Heritage strongly believes in the practice of giving back to the community. Our employees are encouraged to get involved.

HomeAid Northern Virginia
A strong supporter and participant of HomeAid Northern Virginia, Heritage has donated goods and services to dozens of shelters in order to rehab or build additions.

Women Giving Back
This program supports women in crisis and Heritage is proud to be a partner.

our team

Our owners have over 30 years experience, each, in the building industry.

Jim Stagi


Jim Stagi, President, has been in the building industry for over 35 years building both residential and commercial developments. He has worked for companies such as Stanley Martin, Drees Homes, and Long Signature Homes. Jim became President and co-owner of Heritage Contracting in 2013.

Jim received a MS and BS from Ohio University and is a member of Beta Theta Pi. He is married and has two grown children.

Scott Akers

Vice President Operations

Scott is a co-founder of Heritage Contracting and served in many capacities since its inception in 1997. He is currently responsible for all aspects of field production, both production and custom. In his 30 years of local construction, Scott has developed a working knowledge of the needs of both the trade base and the builder clients.

Prior to co-founding Heritage, Scott spent 10 years with Stanley Martin Companies in various field positions.

Barry Gantz

Division Manager

I have been in construction since 1984. I first started as a laborer then worked my way up to team leader. From framing houses in 1984-87 then working on the deck division from 1987-89 when I became the division manager.

I am the contact person throughout the duration of all projects my division manages.  I meet personally with each client and am informaed daily on the progress of each project.  My division keeps up with the most current materials for decks, gazebos, screen porches, fencing and patios.