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You know enough to stay away from fly-by-night contractors that take your money and fail to do the job, but did you know that some companies low-ball costs to get your business? Estimating a remodeling project is an inexact science at best, so make sure you do your homework before you sign a contract.
Here are a few tips to make sure your final price tag isn’t 20, 50 or even 100 percent higher than the initial bid.
Work with a professional: Always take the time to research any company you are thinking of hiring. It’s easy today with pretty much everything online. Start by checking with Minnesota’s Department of Labor and Industry (DLI.MN.gov) and do a license lookup. Also look at the Better Business Bureau, and don’t forget to google both the company and the principals. If you find any red flags either walk away or ask for a full accounting.