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Working with an unlicensed contractor?

Discussion in 'Architects & Engineers' started by salomon, Nov 3, 2018.

  1. advshopfront

    advshopfront Registered User

    Nov 6, 2018
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    Take my suggestion and never work with a unlicensed Contractor.
  2. ADAguy

    ADAguy Sawhorse

    Sep 11, 2013
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    So true but also beware those who are using/operating under another's license (RME).
  3. VillageInspector

    VillageInspector Sawhorse

    Feb 9, 2010
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    Being from NYS myself you are absolutely correct. There is no state wide law but each county and a lot of municipalities have their own local laws with seemingly no rhythm or reason so I would tread lightly on this and examine the precise language of the relevant laws if any.
  4. TZJR

    TZJR Guest

    Here is the question I have not seen asked, I could be wrong, but are they unlicensed in the location of the project, but hold one or more licenses in other locations within the state or country?

    Also, what are the reasons for not applying for a licenses for the location of the work, to small a project, to much red tape?

    If its a large enough project why not?

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