General Contractors Burlington VT

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Chittenden Builders and Remodelers
8023105284
rte 7
charlotte, VT

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Job Well Done, LLC
(413) 687-7913
366 Manhattan Dr.
Burlington, VT
 
North County Construction
8024533457
196 Main St
Burlington, VT
Services
Home Renovation, Interior Painting, Drainage Systems, Foundation Repair, General Contractor
Years in Business
1981

Energy Alternatives
(802) 660-8698
76 Hayward St
Burlington, VT
 
Kitchen Crafters Inc The
(802) 879-9444
25 Cascade Ct
Essex Junction, VT
 
Planet Hardwood
8024824404
401 Barber Rd.
St. George, VT

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Celtic Roofing Inc
(802) 860-2043
195 Flynn Ave
Burlington, VT
 
Abode Contracting LLC
(802) 865-0697
41 Charlotte St
Burlington, VT
 
Master Built Construction
(802) 872-9500
1 Market Pl
Essex Junction, VT
 
Sears Home Services
8888675309
160 Boyer Circle
WILLISTON, VT

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What is a general contractor?

Answer:
Whether you are building a hospital or a home, the

best advice one could get is to hire a general contractor.  Some may ponder going it alone, but my 8 ball continues reading "Think Again".

A general contractor's job is to handle a build job from start to finish.  Ordinarily they will not perform much of the work themselves, instead they will be the conductor of the subcontractors they hire to build your project. They'll schedule everything from the surveying crew to the carpet installer.  It is their job to make sure rock is delivered because there was too much rain.  It is their job to call the framing crew because the basement window is supposed to be 36" not 42".  If that pushes the schedule back, they'll need to call the window installers to reschedule.  They'll pull your building permits and schedule codes inspections.  They'll make sure your budget is met, and communicate any necessary changes to you.  A general contractor's job is to take a piece of land and turn it into the very facility you had envisioned.  It's not a position to be taken lightly and they do it so you don't have to.

When you hire a general contractor you are hiring a new temporary family member.   There will be a lot of communication between yourself and your GC.  Your general contractor needs to have your best interests in mind, and although it may be diffic...

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