Hiring a Plumber to Remodel a Kitchen
A kitchen remodel can be a daunting task even for an experienced do-it-yourselfer. Since this is one of the most used rooms in the home, being without it for any given amount of time can be stressful. Planning the project with the help of an experienced plumber can help with ensuring that you don’t go without the use of your kitchen for extended periods of time.
Although you may be able to complete most tasks in your kitchen remodel, it is not recommended to do them all without the help of professionals. One of the most important areas to make sure that you have hired an expert is with the plumbing. In this case, you never want to have something go wrong with your plumbing at any point in time as the damage can be more than costly.
Here are some recommendations when looking for a plumber for your kitchen remodel:
Ask others for referrals. Make sure that you take these referrals with a grain of salt as those you ask may simply be promoting a family member or friend who maybe not the professional you are looking for.
Check the potential plumbers’ licensing and reputation. You can check with your state to verify the validity of their licenses. Additionally, Google your prospective plumbers as well as visit the Better Business Bureau site to see if there are any complaints listed there.
Obtain multiple quotes. There is no way to know for sure if you are getting the best bang for your buck if you don’t compare.
Get referrals and follow up. This way you will get to speak to former clients of your plumber and possibly see some of the work they have done.
After choosing a plumber, get a detailed written contract in order to protect you and them.
Never pay in cash, but in check instead so that you have verifiable records.
Although it can be taxing hiring out for a task such as this, it doesn’t have to be.
Having a trusted professional assist you in remodeling will ensure that you enjoy what has been done for many years to come.
Thinking about a home remodeling project? Call Cole Plumbing at (334) 279-8919, your #1 Montgomery plumber!