Questions to ask a contractor
Finally, inquire about the contractor’s warranty and insurance, and get it in writing.
- Does the contractor guarantee that the work will be installed to meet code?
- Will the contractor correct work that does not meet applicable standards?
- Insist on a written estimate and a copy of the contractor’s insurance certificate.
- Make sure that the proposal or contract specifies that the work to be performed will comply with the NEC and NEIS.
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