Hiring a Concrete Contractor
When hiring and working with a Concrete Contractor either for pouring or repairs, you need to know: What services does a Concrete Contractor commonly provide? What is the best way to find them? What should I ask for when I talk to the Concrete Contractor? And most importantly, how do I make sure that the Concrete Repair Service is done right?
Concrete Contractor – FAQ
Q How do I get good Repair Service work at a fair price?
A First, decide on the product / service options. Compile a list of your most important requirements. Use a written contract that ties payment to verifiable results, and look for concrete contractor reviews from others who have used him in the past.
Q What should I expect to pay for Repair Service?
A Some Concrete Installation and Repair Service work is quoted at a fixed price, but there are a lot of variables that can effect this. The hourly rate for a Concrete Contractor ranges from $60 to $100 but changes a bit in many parts of the country. Usually, a minimum fee will be charged. In some cases, the quoted job price may be negotiable, particularly if other work is performed by the Concrete Contractor. Remember, you usually get what you pay for.
A You should use a licensed Concrete Contractor for any work that you want the top results with. To check a Concrete Contractor’s license status, search the telephone directory or online for your state’s professional license board or department, or just ask. Contact them to check license status and history by the name of the business or individual you’re considering hiring.
Q Should I use an insured Concrete Contractor for my project?
A A Concrete Contractor should carry adequate liability insurance for any work related damages. Your Concrete Contractor should also have workman’s compensation insurance for job related injury or health risks. In the high majority of instances you’ll never need to use it, but it’s good to have. The top companies will have nothing to hide and be fully insured.
Q Does my Concrete Contractor need to be bonded?
A A bond will protect the homeowner if the terms of the contract are not met by the Concrete Contractor. A bond is recommended for any work over $500. Make sure that your Concrete Contractor’s bond is valid and that the bond limit will cover the cost of completing or re-doing the work, before any work begins.