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 Friday, July 20th, 2018

March 12, 2011

Is Your Contractor Licensed?

The floor is so scarred and stained that even your cat won’t walk on it. Maybe, , it’s time to remodel. Ya think? Having a contractor work around your home can be stressful at best. There are, however, steps that you can take – from a planning standpoint – that will improve your odds for a less stressful experience and a better job. Rule one in selecting your contractor is to be sure that he a state licensed contractor. Ask your contractor applicant to provide a picture form of identification along with his or her licensing card or license itself. The license is a matter of public record and you should check the status with your state’s contractor licensing agency. Be sure the license is current and in good standing and that the license is for the work called for in your job. The greatest living licensed roofing contractor is not the one you want installing your new kitchen. Do your homework and chances are good that you will eliminate lots of potential chaos and you will be happy with your project.

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