It may sound like a cheaper alternative at the time, but hiring unlicensed plumbers, roofers and general contractors too often results in very expensive consequences for South Florida homeowners. Consumer advocates warn us that just one mistake could be very costly.
In South Florida, we’re more likely to hire unlicensed plumbers when a big hurricane or tropical storm is headed our way, or after storms have caused damage. Unfortunately, a lot of unlicensed plumbers don’t have their license because of felony convictions or because they took part in illegal business practices.
Which begs the question: Why would your home to someone like that?
There are things you can do to avoid falling victim of contractor fraud at the hands of your next plumber (or roofer or contractor):
Home repairs can be expensive enough as it is. Don’t fall victim to plumbing or contractor fraud and end up with even more expensed than expected. Protect yourself. Hire licensed, experienced plumbers (like the professionals of Rapid Rooter).