Contractor Tips

There are several things to be aware of when hiring a contractor. Here are the top tips and things to know.

Search for Jefferson County licensed contractors. Click on Building tab, Contractor Tab

  1. Plan Your Project
  2. Get 2-3 Estimates
  3. Verify Contractor's License
  4. Check References
  5. Require a Written Contract
  6. Make a Small Down Payment
  7.  Pay as Work is Completed
  8. Monitor Job in progress
  9. Final Payment after Completion
  10. Keep All Paperwork

Detail out what you want done and who you will need to complete it. No two projects are the same and may require a specially licensed contractor.