Painting is one of the more common home improvement projects that are performed. No matter the size or scope of the interior or exterior painting project, hiring an experienced painting contractor will ensure that the job is done right and could potentially save you a great deal of time and money. If you are looking for the best New London area residential painting contractor to paint the interior or exterior of your home, you should consider the following tips in order to ensure a high-quality job.
Contact and compare multiple painting contractors:
You can utilize different methods in your search for local Connecticut painting contractors, which include word of mouth, local paint shops, and the Internet. It is recommended that you compare at least two to three painting contractors to find the best possible price quote. But be weary of price estimates that appear too low, it is possible that they do not have the experience or qualifications to successfully undertake the project.
Confirm that your painting contractor has the proper licensing and insurance for your state.
Does the painting contractor possess a Connecticut issued license, general liability insurance or workers compensation insurance? An established painting contractors should be able to provide a certificate of insurance and any necessary bonding, as well as safety and compliance information for hired employees. You may also want to consider checking in with the Better Business Bureau, or a local consumer-affairs agency to learn whether the contractor has a history of unresolved complaints.
Obtain a formal written estimate of the project. You should ensure that your painting contractor has all details of the project as well as all costs associated with materials and labor before they begin work on the project. The contract should entail the following personal information: name, address, office and cell numbers, and license number. Make sure the contract clearly states what is and is not included in the job.
By taking the proper precautions to effectively screen New London painting contractors could save you both money and frustration by avoiding a project that is not up to your desired specifications. It is widely know that painters range in the quality of services they provide, and there are many inexperienced, unlicensed and unqualified painters who may put on a front that they are professional painters.
Based in New London, CT DiNardo Painting LLC has the experience and capabilities to complete each project in a professional manner and within our client’s specified budget. We have been providing our painting and restoration services to home and business owners throughout the Connecticut area for almost 30 years. Contact us today to schedule your no-cost estimate and consultation!