Choosing the Right Contractor

When it comes to making any renovations or upgrades to your home, including paving, choosing the right contractor is one of the most nerve wracking decisions you’ll have to make.

 

The good news is you don’t have choose blindly. There several ways to select a contractor using some simple techniques.

 

  • We offer the following suggestions to help you feel confident before your work begins:

  • Ask for recent referrals and locations of completed projects. Call and visit the locations to see examples of their workmanship.

  • Check to see if the contractor has a good standing with a business trade organization like the Better Business Bureau

  • Ask friends for their opinions and recommendations

  • Hire a contractor that specializes in the type of work you need done.

  • Require a written contract with the specifics of your project clearly stated.

  • Can your potential contractor provide you proof of liability and worker’s compensation insurances and appropriate licenses?

  • Sign the contract only when you feel confident about your choice of contractor.

These suggestions are applicable for just about any kind of home renovation project including paving.