Top 10 Door Contractors in Des Moines, IA
Top questions to ask before hiring a door contractor
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 Des Moines Door Contractors
How does invoicing/payment work for most Door Contractor projects in Des Moines?
Every project differs, but you should ask any door contractor for an estimate, before they do any work. In fact, ask for their general payment terms before any doors work is done.
If the job is large and going to take longer than a day, it's common practice for door contractors to request a down payment. Usually, this will be around 25% so they can commence work on your door contractor 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 door contractor to determine if you pay immediately or can send payment at a later date.
What should I check for once my Door Contractor in Des Moines has finished working?
Every doors project is going to have different results, but here are a few things to check for once any doors company has told you they've finished the job:
- Obviously you want to do a visual inspection. Even if you're unfamiliar with doors work, this gives you the opportunity to ask questions (even basic ones like, what did you do?).
- Ask the door contractor to describe what they did. Whether your doors project was a repair job or a building job, have them run you through what was done.
- Compare the description provided on your doors project estimate to the work completed. Did the professional do what was promised?
- Request that the door contractor do a follow-up visit to check on the work. Most professionals are willing to do this, especially if you ask them.
Doors isn’t exactly what I’m looking for. Are there more specific services similar to door installer available in Des Moines?
If you’ve determined that doors are not quite what you were looking for, or if you had a specific project in mind that is similar to doors, we can still help you find the right professional in Des Moines.
Des Moines has 1 door contractor professionals that can help you with your doors job. Head to our Pros Page to find specific door contractors-pros in Des Moines.
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