How to Choose a Boston General Contractor For Your Home Remodeling?

How to Choose a Boston General Contractor For Your Home Remodeling in 2017?

When choosing a Boston general contractor to manage your remodel, these simple steps can make a huge difference on your home remodel journey.
Ask your friends or your social media network for referralsĀ 
Referrals is the best way to find a qualified professional to tackle the home remodeling project. Ask relatives, friends and neighbors, social media network whom they’ve had good experiences with. And ask what made it a great experience, how the general contractor handled problems and whether he or she would use the same contractor again.
Ask for credentials
With referrals in hand, please do some your research, whether you call them directly or visit to the general contractor’s website. Find out if the contractor holds all the required licenses, certificates from state and local municipalities he is doing business.
Sit down with the general contractor
Narrow down your list and set up an interview. Keep it to two or three contractors, because can get confusing beyond that. How a general contractor answers your questions is crucial, but communication goes both ways.
Check References
Ask the general contractors’ projects portfolio. If you like them, ask for references and call general contractors’ previous customers. . Ask their previous customer how he execute the project. Ask them about finishing on time and over budget? Ask the reference if they are happy with the service and if they would do something different before starting the remodeling project.
Remember that when you’re hiring a general contractor, you are buying a service and not a product. Quality of service will determine the quality of the finished project. Here are some things you’ll want to explore and questions you’ll want to ask when interviewing a general contractor.
Get the contract in writing.
After selecting a contractor, review the documents the general contractor prepared. Do they look professional? Scrutinize the contract, make sure everything you discuss is in the contract and make sure its a legal contract.
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