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Contractors in Toronto

Use TrustedPros to find professional home improvement contractors located in and serving Toronto - contractors that have been previously hired, rated and reviewed by Toronto homeowners. Have you hired a contractor before? Share you experience with other homeowners by writing a review.

Post your project and local pros contact you or browse contractor profiles and make informed decisions by comparing credentials and reading trusted customer reviews.

When you have laid out your plans and have your wish list completed for a home renovation or building project, you'll undoubtedly find that the selection of a contractor becomes a top priority. Finding a good contractor in Toronto is made a whole lot easier by following this simple guide.

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No matter what your project entails, TrustedPros has a large list of potential contractor candidates to select from. This includes anything from small, general handy work to general contractors for larger projects, and every profession in between.

Make sure you have carefully thought about your project and what it might require. You can check with the city of Toronto if you are unsure about what permits are required. On their website you'll find helpful information for all sorts of building trades. Also notice that Toronto is divided into four customer service areas. You'll find a map on their website.

Once you have a general idea of what you need it is time to secure a few competing bids from Toronto contractors. Usually 3-6 are plenty. Type in the type of project you are looking to have completed on TrustedPros and begin looking at the contractor descriptions. See that they have the experience for your type of project (residential vs. commercial, for example) and that they have had success with past users of TrustedPros.

Make sure all contractors receive the same specific requirements you're calling for on your project. It is hard to compare bids, warranties involved and materials used without concrete details. Handing each contractor the same plans and requirements will make your selection process go much smoother, and it will avoid miscommunication down the road.

When you've narrowed down your selection to just a couple of contractors, check their references. A good contractor should be happy to supply you with the phone numbers of a few previous customers. At the same time you can check with the Toronto Municipal Licensing and Standards division to make sure the contractor you are selecting is properly licensed.

Finally, make sure you understand the terms of the contract you are signing with your contractor, and agree on a payment schedule and milestones that must be completed before you write a check. You can also look at the Construction Lien Act for guidance.

Following these steps gives you the best opportunity to complete your project while minimizing time and expenses.

Top-Rated Contractors in Toronto
rating 5 from 5 reviews 416-882-4098 View Profile

Recent Review: “AAA Atlas Roofing was amazing. From the quote to install of the roof was within a week. Their prices were fair and beat all the other quotes within... more

Jeff from bowmanville on Oct 30, 2013

rating 5 from 1 review 416-469-4499 View Profile

Description: Contractor for commercial and residential projects. Corporate office interiors finishing. Commercial projects: • Modular office furniture service , installation, outsourcing and refu... more

rating 4.7 from 4 reviews 416-888-6226 View Profile

Recent Review: “We are very picky clients and Maisonart was very patient with us. They were willing to do little extras to help us stretch our budget. Despite some te... more

Christina from toronto on Sep 9, 2011

rating 5 from 21 reviews 416-939-0036 View Profile

Recent Review: “Mike and his team removed, and installed 13 windows in one day! One of the 13 windows was an eight foot bow window! Truly top shelf from s... more

Geoffrey from stratford on Apr 5, 2014

rating 5 from 10 reviews 416-858-8821 View Profile

Recent Review: “I recently (February 2013) had Stephane and his team complete a small project in a rental property of mine. It included the replacement and r... more

Edward from mississauga on Feb 19, 2013

rating 4.9 from 5 reviews 647-869-3254 View Profile

Recent Review: “We recently purchased a new house and needed some electrical work done. Since we are not originally from Toronto we just searched on the internet for... more

Renee from etobicoke on Jul 3, 2008

rating 5 from 2 reviews 416-420-0205 View Profile

Recent Review: “We found Up Front Renovations Inc. through and hired them to renovate our basement in May 2009. The job involved demolition,... more

Kate from north york on Feb 16, 2011

rating 4.9 from 50 reviews 416-550-8474 View Profile

Recent Review: “The words that come to mind when I think of MTP contstruction are the following: complete, on time, courteous, job well done, serv... more

Gavin from toronto on Feb 13, 2014

rating 5 from 1 review 416-520-1161 View Profile

Recent Review: “Odd Job - Your Home's Handyman arrived at the specified time daily and ensured that all flooring and furnishings in the work area were covered and... more

Shirley from mississauga on May 12, 2011

rating 5 from 2 reviews 416-727-5676 View Profile

Description: Kitchen is the most visited place in your home. Artall R.M. will make sure you feel wonderful every time you walk in. We will help you in design, and choice of right materials. We will be with you... more

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