Once you have decided what you want to change within your home you will probably begin to set aside a budget as well as look for a contractor to work with. Choosing the right contractor is very important, you want someone who will do a good job, instead of someone who might be careless with the job. Several things you can do to ensure you have picked a good one are to research them and research some more.
- Ask family and friends for recommendations on contractors, then interview the top candidates.
- Make sure you get everything in writing, including any changes that arise during the process.
- Either buy the materials yourself, or accompany the contractor when he buys them.
“Have a definite idea of what you want to accomplish before you start interviewing contractors.”