GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — As the temps start warming up more people will be looking for contractors to fix up their properties.
From major renovations to quick home improvements, there’s a lot for homeowners to consider.
That’s why Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel came out with tips and information so you don’t become the victim of a scam.
They’re very important tips as FOX 17 gets more than 100 emails a week asking for help. Sometimes, people don’t do all their homework or really know how to protect themselves.
The Fox 17 Problem Solvers gets dozens of emails a week asking for help. People writing in saying they’ve paid for services they’re not receiving or shelled out thousands of dollars for jobs that remain unfinished.
The biggest tip is to make sure your contractor is licensed.
“Anything that involves the destruction of something or the building up of something, any structural changes to a building is probably going…