You might feel tempted to take on your next renovation yourself and opt for the DIY route. It’s easy to feel overwhelmed as soon as you’re made aware of the sheer volume of work you’ll have to take on. There’s definitely a lot that goes into renovating a room, not to mention an entire home. Whether you’re building from the ground up or upgrading an area of your home, it pays to know how a general contractor Vancouver could add value to the process.
One of the biggest decisions you’ll need to make is which general contractor you’ll hire for the job. A general contractor is an essential part of your project’s success. Whether you’re upgrading your roofing, adding another bathroom or renovating your entire kitchen, it pays to educate yourself on the benefits of a GC.
General contractors have a large network of connections they could supply your project with. From subcontractors and tradespeople to discounts on fixtures and appliances. With connections to the best subcontractors, your project completion timeline is reduced, saving you money.
A Smooth-Sailing Project
It’s a well-known fact that construction and renovation processes are messy. If you’re left to manage it by yourself, expect plenty of headaches. Hiring a general contractor Vancouver takes the burden off your shoulders. They manage tasks such as obtaining special permits, scheduling inspections and supervising subcontractors throughout the construction process.
Licensed, Insured & Bonded
General contractors are licensed, meaning they are trained, board-certified and approved of doing the work you need them to do. You can rest easy knowing that your project will be completed up to the most strict local rules and regulations.
Hiring an insured contractor means that with general liability insurance, you as the client won’t be liable for any incidents on-site. And the bond, takes over where the insurance ends, picking up any additional damage or incident costs.
Single Point of Contact
Having a single point of contact for your project makes for a hassle-free experience. Your general contractor will be responsible for ensuring everything is within budget, the timeline is being followed and schedules are regularly updated.
If you’re on the market for a reliable, efficient and highly experienced general contractor, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us! We would be more than happy to take the reigns on your new-build or renovation.