Monthly Archives July 2015

Resources for the Consumer

We are very fortunate in Connecticut as the State has in place a number of guidelines and programs for people in the market for home improvement. These are available on-line and free at the Department of Consumer Protection’s website. On this site, there is a tool called “eVerify” that allows homeowners the ability to instantly check any contractor or tradesperson’s current license status. The most important thing to know, is that if you have a contract, you have protection. By Connecticut state law,  a contract is required for any work exceeding $200.00. The State administers a fund to help reimburse homeowners who Continue Reading