Top questions to ask before hiring a surveyor
A professional will assist you with scope and estimates, but having a clear idea of what you want to accomplish will help communication.
Do you want professionals to do everything, or do you have the time and skill to do some of the work?
Many projects such as have a DIY component, such as painting or cleanup.
First and foremost, protect yourself and make sure the contractor and any sub-contractors are licensed, bonded and insured.
Everything You Need to Know About Cincinnati Surveyors
Does the surveyor I want to hire need to be licensed in Cincinnati?
Before you start any project, it is crucial to learn about the certifications and licenses that you or your Surveyor need to have. There are 0 surveyors in Cincinnati that are licensed.
Here are the types of license(s) Surveyors need to have to work on Surveying Services jobs in OH:
- Accreditations/License: Kentucky Board of Engineers & Land Surveyors
How do I know I am getting a fair price for Surveying Services work in Cincinnati?
Every Surveying Services job has different requirements. Remember that the price will differ depending on the scope of your project. However, that doesn't mean you have to go in blind. Check out our tips for getting a fair price for Cincinnati work from Surveyorsbelow:
- Talk to a few different Surveyors and ask for quotes to compare. We have around 28 professionals and companies in Cincinnati for you to compare.
- Before contacting a company, check out the ratings and reviews from previous customers to learn what others have paid, how long the Surveyors took on the job, and how satisfied they were.
How does invoicing/payment work for most Surveyor projects in Cincinnati?
Every project differs, but you should ask any surveyor for an estimate, before they do any work. In fact, ask for their general payment terms before any surveying services work is done.
If the job is large and going to take longer than a day, it's common practice for surveyors to request a down payment. Usually, this will be around 25% so they can commence work on your surveyor project.
If it's a quick job, you'll likely be given an invoice/bill when the job is complete. Then it's up to you and the surveyor to determine if you pay immediately or can send payment at a later date.