Northern Jersey, NJ

Licensed Contractors

Contractor licensing in Northern Jersey is regulated by the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs. There are 3 licensed contractors based in Northern Jersey and many more licensed contractors in the metropolitan area who are available to work in Northern Jersey.

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Top Contractors in Northern Jersey

License # 13VH00910100 (Home Improvement Contractor)
Keiser Mechanical Services, Inc. operates out of Northern Jersey, NJ and holds a home improvement contractor license according to the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs.  more
M.A. Urgola is a Northern Jersey, NJ based contractor with a license with the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs.  more
License # WA9722 (Architect)
Headquartered in Northern Jersey, NJ, Bharathi, Srikrishna Priya holds a architect license with the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs.  more
Here are some of the rules, regulations, and laws governing contractors in New Jersey

When do you need to hire a licensed contractor in New Jersey?

Home improvement contractors must be registered with the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs to perform,or attempt to engage in the business of making or selling residential home improvements.

Your liability risk when hiring a licensed contractor in New Jersey

New Jersey requires contractors to carry general liability insurance, protecting homeowners from damages to their property incurred during construction.

Financial recourse when hiring a contractor in New Jersey

New Jersey does not require contractors to obtain a surety bond. Consumers can file complaints with the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs.

How is the BuildZoom score calculated?

The BuildZoom score is based on a number of factors including the contractor's license status, insurance status, verified work history, standing with local consumer interest groups, verified reviews from other BuildZoom users and self-reported feedback from the contractor.

Why you should hire through BuildZoom

When it comes to major construction work or even minor alterations to your home, hiring the wrong contractor could result in incomplete or defective work.You may even find yourself dealing with huge liability claims. BuildZoom does the homework for you and helps you hire the right contractor.

You should get several bids before hiring a contractor

Before hiring a contractor in New Jersey, be sure to get at least 3 detailed bids. Quality contractors will take the time to explain their budget proposal, and help guide you through the estimate process. Be wary of an abnormally low bid, they are not worth the risk. These underpriced projects often do not end well for the homeowner, choose a contractor you trust and can clearly communicate with. BuildZoom has made the bid collection process extremely simple (and free). Just click here to get started.