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wning a home is everybody's dream. For existing home-owners with the necessary
cash on hand, they're constantly remodelling their homes with extensions, porches,
patios and even swimming pools. These days, people are even renovating their
homes for "better" feng shui! Upgraded and renovated homes appreciate
tremendously in value. There's also a need for restoration and damage-repair
work for homes that have been damaged by natural disasters, storms and even
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If you have a background in construction, engineering or architecture, you
could venture into this lucrative trade. There's lots of competition though,
so you need to be very competitive in your pricing but still maintain quality.
Your service and creativity will help add to you competitive edge.
You'll have to give customers a price and time estimate upfront. A lot of these
contracts specify that you will get paid less if you do not complete the job
on time. You also have to pay for your materials upfront, so you have to make
sure that the people you work for will really pay you when you are done
otherwise it may cost you money to work.
That is why many construction companies ask for a hefty deposit up front. Eventually
most of your business will come from referrals by satisfied clients. This business
literally lets you make money the old fashioned "brick and mortar"