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6 Tips on How to Hire the Best Painting Contractor

Tribble Painting - Monday, January 11, 2016

best painting contractorCompare Three or More Contractors 
You can hunt down painting contractors in three ways: the grapevine, local paint stores, and Internet review sites like Angie's List and Yelp. Compare at least three contractors. Any estimates that sound too good to be true may be illegal.

Verify License and Insurance Some states, like California, require a contractor's license. Others, like Texas, allow laissez faire capitalism to reign free. Hiring a painter outside legal boundaries forfeits you, the homeowner, all right to recuperate your money for promises neglected. Large-scale contractors should be able to provide a certificate of insurance and any necessary bonding, safety and compliance information for hired employees. An extra +5 points to any contractor who is a member of a local or national association, such as the Painting and Decorating Contractors of America. Keep Reading...