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BBB offers 7 tips for hiring a trustworthy contractor

11:57 AM, Mar 19, 2013   |    comments
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KSDK - Springtime just around the corner, and many homeowners will be thinking about making home repairs or improvements. Michelle Corey, President of the BBB, joined NewsChannel 5's Dana Den with "7 tips for hiring a trustworthy contractor."

BBB's 7 Tips for Finding a Trustworthy Contractor

1. Compare bids

2. Request proof of insurance

3. Competency license and bonding

4. Verify permits needed

5. Request lien waiver

6. Include details in contract

7. Don't pay entire amount upfront

For more information call the BBB at 314-645-3300.

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