Today, it seems that more homeowners are deciding to remodel or renovate their homes instead of moving. Whether you are planning to remodel your kitchen or add an entire new room, checking out potential contractors is the first step to ensuring that your project is successful and you are satisfied with your home improvement.
Planning for your renovation is more than deciding how you want the finished product to look. One of the most important steps in the process is finding a good contractor. Because your home may be your most valuable asset, it’s important to be cautious when you hire someone to work on it. To ensure that you find a contractor who knows what he or she is doing and has a well established business, we encourage you to review the following checklist. By doing so, you are more likely to find your renovation experience a pleasurable one and be able to enjoy your home improvement to the fullest.
Hiring a Contractor Checklist (PDF) This checklist offers a list of things to consider before and after hiring a contractor, contractor behavior to watch out for, and additional tips.
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