The Contractors State License Board (CSLB) protects California consumers by licensing and regulating the state’s construction industry. Each morning the engineer and the contractor marked with care the fall of the thermometer during the night, examined the frost upon the grass and tested its depth in the soil. If you want to find a contractor who sticks to his or her word, consider whether or not they did everything they said they would in regard to the estimate. Whether you need to pass your Residential Contractor Exam, renew your contractor’s license, or become EPA lead-safe certified, we have the training you need!
General contractors don’t usually complete much construction work themselves, but they need to be familiar with construction techniques so they can manage workers effectively. You are not an independent contractor if you perform services that can be controlled by an employer (what will be done and how it will be done). The scaffold-builder was not the agent or servant of the employer but an independent contractor for whose acts or omissions the employer was not liable.
Professional contractors are proud of the work they do and will be happy to provide this information. While Malema’s companies often bid for the tenders, some of the contracts are awarded to contractors closely linked to him, who then subcontract his company. You can also talk with a building inspector, who’ll know which contractors routinely meet code requirements, says This Old House general contractor Tom Silva, or pay a visit to your local lumberyard, which sees contractors regularly and knows which ones buy quality materials and pay their bills on time. ESA regularly solicits feedback from contractors to allow us to offer services that better meet safety delivery requirements.
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