6 Questions to Ask Your New Jersey Home Builder

6 Questions to Ask Your New Jersey Home Builder

Doing work to your home can be a daunting process. There is always the risk of things going wrong or being out of a bathroom or kitchen for weeks longer than expected. That’s why finding a home builder can make all the difference in the world. Before starting your next project, be sure to ask all of your potential New Jersey home builders these six questions: Can you provide me with an itemized bid? This can seem like an obvious step but many customers don’t think about it. When you hire a home builder, they are doing a lot of different things for you – demolition, electrical work, tiling, drywall, painting, etc. You want to make sure you know exactly what they are doing and how you are being charged for them. Additionally, having a broken down list will help you compare contractor’s pricing as well as assist you in deciding which part of the project you want to keep and which to cut. It will also prove handy if anything is added to the project. Home builders should have no problem providing this list so consider it a red flag if there is resistance. Is this price estimated or fixed? You need to know what you’re getting yourself into when you start a home project. Hiring a home builder is no cheap expense so knowing if a bid is an estimate or fixed price can help you make a decision about who to hire. If your home builder can give you a fixed price then you know exactly what to expect. An estimated price leaves you hanging. Many...