10 Tips for Choosing a handyman-form-bg (1)
Reliable Contractor

You’ve done your homework and you’re ready to get started on that next big project. Now it’s time to call the contractor. Here are a few tips from Handyman Connection – Nashville that will help you find a reputable, reliable contractor to perform the work.

 

 

 

 

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Insist the contractor provides written estimates on company letterhead.

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Ask contractors to provide written guarantees.

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Be wary of contractors who insist on cash payments or up front deposits.

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Verify the contractors’ licenses are valid.

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Ask for proof of the contractors’ insurance and validate that it is current.

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Check the contractors’ rating with the Better Business Bureau.

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Check to see if the contractor is a member of the Home Builders Association of Middle Tennessee.

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Ask how long the contractor has been in business and ask for references from previous customers.

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Be careful of contractors who charge by the hour.

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What is the contractors’ clean-up policy?