Know when to hire a contractor

By Hawaii Renovation Posted in: RemodelRenovating
November 10, 2013

Do-it-yourself projects are a great way to put your own personal touch on your home. However, there are some projects that are perfect do-it-yourself projects and others that are overly complicated and, in the end, become some big “to-do” on the list. For some projects, the fastest and easiest way to save you time and money would be to hire a contractor. Here are three projects where you should consider using a contractor:

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Remodeling a house’s structure

Changing the floor plan of your home can be complicated. A licensed contractor is aware of the importance of various beams and walls to maintain structural stability. Tackling a project like this on your own could compromise your home’s structural integrity and generate more problems than solutions.

Building additions

When adding on to your property there are specific codes that have to be in place. A licensed contractor is educated in this code and is able to assist you with realistic plan development and execution. You also get peace of mind with a workmanship warranty in the event something occurs with the structure.

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Replacing Windows

Replacing old windows or installing new ones requires precise measurement. There are also specific installation requirements in order for your windows to meet performance expectations. In addition to ensuring performance expectations are met, a contractor can be sure to install them to specification in order to secure any warranty that may be attached to the product.

United Pacific Builders LLC (UPB) is a locally owned and operated general contractor. Partners Kevin Muir and Shon Gregory each have 20 years of industry experience.

United Pacific Builders is an accredited business by the Better Business Bureau, holding an A rating. Established in 2010, United Pacific Builders has grown exponentially over the last few years. Some of UPB’s customers include Hawaii Community Action Program, Hawaii National Bank and many satisfied residential customers.

United Pacific Builders LLC can help you with any project, big or small, and ensure you get the most for your investment. For a free estimate, call 366-0575.

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