How to choose a builder/remodeler (10 Questions)

Ten Questions to ask your builder

  1. Do you have ten or more years of home building experience?
  2. Do you offer design services to modify plans or create new plans?
  3. Are you a licensed residential contractor in the state of Georgia?
  4. Can you provide written references including home owners, trade contractors, and material suppliers?
  5. Do you maintain appropriate insurance coverage (builder’s risk, general liability, worker’s compensation)?
  6. Do you build to performance standards as set forth by the Greater Atlanta Homebuilder’s association or equivalent?
  7. Do you offer a limited warranty?
  8. Is your main source of income from construction?
  9. Do you offer mandatory binding arbitration?
  10. Do you allow home inspections?
  11. Do you provide satisfaction surveys?