Hough Construction Company was established in San Jose, California in January of 1950 by my father, Chester C. Hough. Our original California State Contractor’s License number was 116772. I took over my father’s business in 1976 and we became Hough Construction Co., Inc., California License number 498686.
We hold a B-C35 classification. The officers of our corporation are: Paul R. Hough, Sr., President, Katherine R. Hough, Secretary, Paul R. Hough, Jr., Vice President, and Joseph A. Hough, Vice President. We are based out of Hollister, California with good freeway access and service an area as far south as King City, as far north as San Francisco, and north east as far as Oakland.
We are covered by liability, commercial auto, and worker’s compensation insurance. We can furnish blanket additional insured endorsements. We can also furnish bid bonds, performance bonds, and payment bonds. It is our policy to furnish working details and a certification of good faith effort to hire sub-contractors in the area where our work is performed. We pay prevailing wages and require our sub-contractors to do the same.
Hough Construction Co., Inc. has a gross yearly income of approximately two million dollars plus, with contracts ranging from ten thousand to five hundred thousand.