A prime contractor, or sometimes called a general contractor, is the company that oversees the renovation project. But they can’t do it alone – that’s where sub trades come in. Plumber, electrician, HVAC technician, flooring installer, painter, drywaller, mudder, taper – there’s many. To learn more about the relationship between the prime contractor and the sub trades watch the video!
This video will answer questions such as how to research for a contractor, where to start your search, how to effectively review a potential home renovation company, the importance of a contract, why avoid hiring a handyman, and other questions you may want to ask. As well, we will cover things to avoid and other red flags like “handshake” contracts and cash deals. All of your research should be in effort to protect yourself and your home. Watch the video for all of the information!