Re: Contract to Build a Patio
Good points on repair of peripheral damages. While there is always something unforeseen, there's a whole lot of things that can get damaged or be overlooked that can add up to increased costs.
Originally Posted by sabo4545
I would recommend getting a drawing done, either by you, the contractor, or a draftsman that will give you an overall idea of what the project is going to encompass. During your interview with the contractor, take notes on what his ideas and inclusions will be. At the end of the interview, make sure that your list matches what the contractor is bidding. When the bid is returned, review it with the contractor and your interview notes to make sure that everything has been addressed.
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