You can get information about working with home improvement contractors.

Tips include:

  • Always use a licensed home improvement contractor
  • Get references
  • Know your contract rights
  • Get a written estimate
  • Never pay cash
  • Don’t finance improvements or repairs through your contractor
  • Ask to see permits

Get tips for hiring a home improvement contractor.

You can also get samples of these forms:

  • Estimate
  • Contract and Notice of Cancellation
  • Change Order form

Download forms.

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