Choosing a Contractor

If you're getting ready to start a project or a remodel -- small or large -- choosing the right contractor is the big decision that can feel intimidating. This person will be with you throughout your project and it's a big commitment to entrust one person with your home and your money, so we give you the strategy and planning tools you need to make your next home project a success.

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5 Questions New Homeowners Should Ask to Minimize Contractor Spending
Don't blindly accept a quote from the lowest-priced home repair company. These key questions can help you save a ton of money.
Home Remodeling Professionals
Having the right experts and professionals for your remodel can be reassuring and ensure your project's success. To find the right match for your remodeling project, understand your project and know the types of pros available.
Understanding Construction Contracts
Be sure to understand the contract you sign.
8 Crucial Tips for Hiring the Right Contractor for Your Remodel
Find out how to choose the right pro for your project and set terms that keep both of you happy.
The Contractor Hiring Process
Use this guide to assist you in the contractor hiring process.
Hiring an Installer
Don't get in over your head with an intricate home improvement project. Here's how to seek professional help.

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Hire a Kitchen or Bath Designer
By having a professional draw up or review your remodeling plans, you can avoid costly mistakes and get great ideas.
Comparing Contractor Bids
Learn the intricacies of comparing contractor bids.