Congratulations! You have decided to take a big step in improving both, the appearance and the value of your home. You have already undertaken the task of locating, interviewing, and selecting a masonry contractor and you are now ready to prepare your home for the task at hand. Many do not realize that there is a bit of work on their part required for the work to begin smoothly, so we have some pointers for you.
If you are having work done on the back or front yard, you will want to consider the following:
When work is being done inside the home, here are some other things to consider:
For any work that is "attached" to the home, such as steps or the patio, you will want to:
Once the job is done, be sure to inspect the area, and be sure that both the job and the clean-up are finished as per your expectations. If not, do not shy away from pointing out any imperfections; remember, it is your hard earned money that is paying for this job, so do not be shy if you are unhappy with something!