Home repair help asap?
I am looking for people who have experience in home improvement. I am buying a home that will need a little bit of everything. I am located in cincinnati ohio and would need as much assistance as possible to get the house together I am a first time buyer and a college student. so if your interested in helping or know some grants I can get please feel free to provide them. I also would like people who think they have the skills or just like to fix up homes to assist me I have done this before but never with a house this big .
- Anonymous8 years agoFavorite Answer
Here is a website with some basic DIY tips.
Also, you said, "I am buying a home". Does that mean you have not bought it yet? Many banks offer loans of that type so you can fix it up. It's been awhile but I believe they are called 203K FHA loans. Check with your realtor for more info and or call your bank. Here is a direct link. http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/program_o...Source(s): http://www.ezfix101.com
- Anonymous8 years ago
hi heres a few pointers to help you im a builder from dublin ireland www.kettconstruction.ie so i can only give advice
get at least five references and check them out
make sure they have insurance ask to see it
never pay anyone up front
pay on weekly basis for work done
get architect to check work is carried out right worth the cost
always hold back about 5% at end until completely finished
check to see what permits you need and make sure they got them
ask to see them
i hope this advice helps
- 6 years ago
I usually check out the HouseLogic.com website when it comes to DIY home repairs. If you are looking to hire someone to do the job, I would consider checking Angie's list first for reviews so you can find someone trustworthy.
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- YahoouserLv 78 years ago
TRY CRAIGSLIST BUT ONLY GIVE THE PERSON A SMALL JOB EVALUATE THEIR QUALITY OF WORK BEFORE YOU GIVE THEM ANY BIG WORK.
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