Do’s and Don’ts When Hiring Resurfacing Floor Contractor 

If you are thinking on hiring a resurfacing contractor to do your flooring, you should consider several factors so you can hire the best one only. Since there are many contractors in your area you can hire, it might be hard to do the task. To make the work simpler, below are the do’s and don’ts when you are thinking of hiring a hardwood flooring company.  

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Do’s When Hiring Resurfacing Floor Contractor 

  1. Do get an estimated document.Many companies will give a quote for the job you are asking from them. It is important to ask for estimation before you can hire. Even though you cannot tell by this information which company will be the best contractor, it might help you narrow down those unreliable, expensive and company who cannot offer you the service you are looking. You can verify the information by asking how they come up with the estimation. What arethe factors taken into consideration? What are the guidelines to meet the estimated paper? Through this, you can compare the companies you had on your list and cross out you think will not be fit. 
  2. Do check the license and insurance of the company.Make sure that you have checked the legal documents of the company. Are they really legit to make the work? Are the employees who will work in your house received the skills and training of the job? You can ask for the license permit number of the company and then verify it on your local municipality. Also, do not forget to inquire about the insurance. It will be your protection during the work. If during the project accidents or damage to your property occur, the insurance company will be the one to compensate the incurred damages and accidents.   
  3. Do ask for a written contract.The contract is a legal document that will bind you and the contractor. It is important because each party will be expected to fulfill their own responsibility to each other. So, no party will not be satisfied since every detail written in the contract must be fulfilled. You have to make sure that every detail is written such as the timeline of the project, blueprint of your floor, the materials to be used, cost of labor and many more. Do check if every detail you needed is inside the contract. You don’t want surprises at the end of the project.


Don’ts When Hiring Resurfacing Floor Contractor 

  1. Don’t forget to check reviews.To get an insight about a company, you have to read or even ask for an honest opinion from their previous clients. How was the service? Did the company offer a satisfying job? Is the company worth to recommend? You can gather at least three people in different age group of the previous clients. In this way, you can gain insightinto the opinions of the mixed groups. If possible, you ask for a photograph of the current flooring they have. 
  2. Don’t make a full payment.Do not pay the full price immediately. At least pay 30% of the full amount when the contract is written and signed. Then, another 30% when the materials arrive your home and the remaining 40% will be paid upon the completion of the project.