Released on May 30, 2018
Home renovation projects like building a new deck and landscaping are common this time of year. Consumers should be diligent and proactive if working with a professional contractor.
1. Get quotes and a contract in writingEstablish costs, agree on the work to be done and set the timelines.
2. Get a reference check and do researchAsk to speak with previous clients. Ask them if the price was fair, if work was done on time or if there were any problems.
3. View previous workThe best way to judge the quality of work is to see it yourself. Ask the contractor for pictures or visit previous jobs in person (ask permission if it’s private property) to see the quality.
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