5. Hire reputable contractor
Next, it is crucial to find the trustworthy contractor to complete the work properly. Avoid scams and the dishonest contractors by conducting a thorough research and checking the local professional associations, the Better Business Bureau (BBB) and other external sources.
Make sure your potential contractor has a state license and is a local established business with a valid physical office . Get at least three quotes from different contractors and request a minimum of three verified references from each one before signing a contract with anyone. Make sure that the proposed offer is not too low or too high in comparison to other bids and the contractor carries an adequate liability insurance.