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How to be Your Own Contractor

Being your own general contractor means that you will be responsible for everything from obtaining permits to hiring subcontractors and laborers to arranging for building inspections. But before you do anything else, check with your insurance broker. Your standard homeowner’s policy will not cover liability for injury to persons your employ. It is a simple

How to Work with a Contractor

In the course of a room-addition project, it’s normal for problems to arise. Don’t be dismayed by disagreements you might have with your contractor. Clearly, he or she won’t have the same personal attachment to the project that you do. You’ll be anxious that the new addition live up to your dreams of it, and

How to Draw Up a Contract with Contractor

Once you’ve accepted a bid, you and the contractor will draw up a written contract based on that bid. As the working agreement between the two of you, the contract is a very important document – you can refer to it if any differences arise. Therefore it’s important to make the contract as detailed as

How to Choose a Contractor for Building a Structure

A general contractor is a professional builder, licensed by the state, whose responsibility is the actually building of a structure. Contractors normally employ a number of laborers and craftsmen, such as carpenters and arrange for other work, such as plumbing and wiring, to be done by subcontractors on a project-by-project base. If your architect is

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