Building Contractors in Victoria BC - Residential and Commercial
Building a custom home is a huge financial and emotional investment that will last a lifetime. That’s why so many potential homeowners are turning to Victoria Homes when looking to hire a building contractor. We can save you time and money, giving you the best value for your dollar. Finding the right General Contractor in Victoria is no easy task.
Remember that this person is responsible for the day-to-day oversight of a construction site, management of vendors and trades, and communication of information to all involved parties throughout the course of a building project. The easiest, and one of the best ways to select a residential or commercial contractor, is to get references from your friends, family or a Realtor that you trust. That pretty much describes us here at Victoria Homes as we're your trusted source for pre-approved and vetted General Contractors, who must meet our stringent standards.
A Victoria Homes Approved Building Contractor:
Must carry Workman's Compensation and general liability insurance
Has been in business for years with the same name
Specializes in the work you want performed
Guarantees their work
Requires no more than 25% to 33% asked for up front
Does not require the final payment until work is complete
Builds Custom homes and does renovations that are delivered on time and on budget
Can cut through the municipal red tape
Helps you avoid uncomfortable confrontations with neighbours
Victoria Homes trusted partners offer premium services and products at a discount with financing options and a cash back loyalty program. The first thing that most people want to know is how much is this going to cost?
Depending on the project the contractor will submit a fixed price proposal or bid, cost plus price or an estimate. The general contractor considers the cost of home office overhead, general conditions, materials and equipment as well as the cost of labor to provide the owner with a price for the project.
When borrowing money for a Construction Loan the lending intuitions prefer to work with Contractors that are Gold Seal Certified, ones that have an established track record for delivering on time and on budget. Once the financing, designs and permits are in place they can start by breaking ground with the demolition of any existing structures and excavation of the site. Followed by foundation work, framing, and finishing. You contractor should allow you to visit the site at anytime, and supply detailed progress and expenditure updates. We recommend using licensed, bonded, and insured General Contractors that are long-standing members of the Vancouver Island Construction Association, where you have assurance that they adhere to BC’s strongest ethical and accountability standards.