General Contractors Valparaiso IN

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Bob Loudermilk
Lakeside Home Improvements
219-942-8181
5194 E. 81st Ave.
Merrillville, IN
 
Jontee Ruffin
J & A Cleaning Services
937-838-7933
351 Buchanan Street
Gary, IN
 
Indiana Remodeling
(219) 508-4593
373 South 100 West
Valparaiso, IN
Services
Handicap / Accessible Home Improvements / Bathrooms / Windows

GoCo Home Improvement
(219) 926-2488
709 Plaza Dr. # 2160
Chesterton, IN
 
Steel City Home Improvement Co Inc
(219) 769-3002
6930 Broadway
Gary, IN
 
James Shepherd
Christmas Creations, Inc.
866-420-4047
753 W. Elizabeth Dr.
Crown Point, IN
 
Sears Home Services
8888675309
1270 STRONGBOW
VALPARAISO, IN

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B & S family Remodeling
219-841-9519
300 jabobs pl
portage, IN
Services
Flooring, water pipes, and walls
Years in Business
8

Lakeside Home Improvements
(219) 942-8181
5914 E 81st Ave
Gary, IN
 
Sears Parts & Repair Center
8888675309
101 W LINCOLN HWY
MERRILLVILLE, IN

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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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