Bechtel National, Inc.

Bechtel National, Inc.

Carpenter -
Frederick, MD
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  • 5275 Westview Dr, Frederick, MD 21703

Detailed Information

Business Categories Decks and Porches in Frederick, MD

Services Offered

  • Decks and Porches
    • Deck Cleaning
    • Deck Builders
    • TREX
    • Awnings

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Business Hours Please call to confirm

  • Monday 8AM - 6PM
  • Tuesday 8AM - 6PM
  • Wednesday 8AM - 6PM
  • Thursday 8AM - 6PM
  • Fri 8AM - 6PM
  • Saturday 8AM - 6PM

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Best Questions to Ask a Carpenter Contractor

Does the Decks and Porches job require permits? If so, will you be pulling them yourself?

Many jobs in Maryland will require municipal permits in order to be approved by the town's inspector. It's always good to ask who will be responsible for pulling those permits, and if you'll be expected to do it. You'll almost never be told to pull your own, but knowing that Frederick Decks and Porches permits are required makes you appear to be a well informed customer.

What is your projected timeline for the Decks and Porches project in Frederick?

Though a standard question, it's important to ask. Most contractors will tell you how long they expect the job to take without you asking. If they don't volunteer that information, be sure to ask. It's also helpful to ask if that's a hard finish date, meaning that it's the definite finish date. If it's a soft finish date, it may be extended for any number of reasons.

How many contractors do you have working for you? How many vehicles are in your fleet?

This is important mostly for larger jobs. Clearly a two man operation is going to build a home much slower than a 15 man crew. This is also a good indication of the overall size of the Decks and Porches company, if that's an area of concern for you. The reason you may want to ask about the fleet is that fleet size is a good indicator of the mobility of the company. Mobility may not sound important, but it's hard for the Frederick contractors to get to job sites if they lack appropriate vehicles.

Is your bill for Decks and Porches in Frederick an estimate or a final price?

This is very important, since an estimate is just that. Many contractors will submit a "paper estimate", meaning they've written the estimate down on paper. The bill is the true amount owed and will almost always say "Invoice" or "Bill" at the top of the page. The bill should also list the date it was issued, the due date of payment, and a list of services rendered.

How long have you been in Decks and Porches business for/How long have been serving the Frederick area?

You'll always want to ask how long the company has been in business in Frederick. While this isn't a guarantee that the company will do good work, companies with longevity on their side must be doing something right. That being said, there are newer companies that do great work. If the company is under three years old, ask where the owner was employed before and for how long. If he/she has a long history of employment, it's reasonable to infer that he or she decided to go into business for themselves after so many years of experience.