Start by assessing the scope of your project
“Is it going to be a small renovation or a total gut? There are a lot of excellent home remodelers out there, but some may have a niche like a kitchen or bathroom project,” Rick Scherek, a realtor in Edina, Minnesota, says. “To go into a home and really gut it might be beyond someone’s expertise.”
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Ask for referrals
Eugenio Marongiu/Shutterstock “The best way to begin your search for a contractor is to ask your neighbors and friends,” says Justin Krzyston, president of California-based Stonehurst Construction and Design, Inc.. “A referral will help you feel safe and secure, especially if you are trusting someone to repair or build back your home.”