There are so many carpenters in Tweed Heads and Gold Coast area that it can be difficult to make sure you have chosen the right one for your next project. As professional carpenters, here are our top tips for choosing the right carpenter for your job.
Choose the Right Type of Carpenter
Most carpenters specialise in certain structures, or styles of woodwork. Rough carpenters specialise in structural elements such as framing, while a finish carpenter works on more ‘aesthetically pleasing’ pieces such as trims and furniture. There are also repair carpenters that focus solely on repairs. While some carpenters can do it all, most specialise in specific carpentry jobs. So find the right carpenter for the right project.
Ask For References
A great way to see if a carpenter is right for the job at hand and will do the job in a respectable, satisfactory manner, is to speak to previous customers about their experience, and if they were happy with the project’s end result. It may also be a good idea to ask for pictures of previously completed jobs. References can also be attained online via the carpenter’s website, social media or reviews.
The Right Price
It is essential to ensure that you can afford the services of your preferred carpenter before you proceed. Don’t be shy to ask for a quote beforehand to make sure that you do not go over budget and that you won’t be ripped off. A professional carpenter should be very transparent with their labour rate and cost of materials upfront.
When hiring a carpenter to do a project in your home, you want the work to last. When hiring a carpenter you should enquire as to whether or not they offer any guarantees on their work, as well as warranties on the materials. This ensures that you are covered should any of the work not be up to scratch.
Marek’s Maintenance and Construction offers a comprehensive range of carpentry services. Our professional team can meet all of your carpentry needs in Tweed Heads. Call us today on 0438 530 001.