Finding reputable companies
Recommendations from family, friends and neighbors
An endorsement from someone you know and trust can help you make your decision. Consider a local company Look for a company with an established business history in your community. Your local hardware store may be able to provide you with trusted local contractors.
Other sources for recommendations
The following are also good sources for contractor or renovator recommendations:
• The Building Industry and Land Development Association (BILD) has members who specialize in home repair and renovations. Aquatech waterproofing contractors abide by industry-set codes of ethics and conduct.
• Larger building supply stores offer installation services using a roster of professional renovation contractors.
• The Electrical Safety Authority (ESA) maintains an Authorized Contractor Program for electrical contractors.