Q: Once I Choose a Contractor, What Items Should Be Covered in the Contract?


A: According to the National Association of the Remodeling Industry, a well-written contract should contain the following information:

You may also want to include a statement that you will not be responsible if payment to the contractors’ subcontractors and suppliers are not made.  You may also want to establish that the contractor should obtain all the necessary permits and that all blank spots in the contract be filled in with phrases like “does not apply.”

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