Over the last few years, the Massachusetts Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulations has been actively pursuing unlicensed housing contractors throughout the state. The biggest reason that they are targeting illegal contractors is that these professionals often misrepresent themselves to homeowners, do not provide clear contracts and fail to perform the work they promised. Another main reason that they pursue these contractors is that they often fail to follow building codes, which leaves homeowners vulnerable to massive fines and potential disasters. Read more
A few weeks back RemodelWerks shared five reasons to love Shrewsbury, Massachusetts’ 01545 zip code. Now, we’ve got another reason to add to that list: Recently Money Magazine named Shrewsbury a “Best Place to Live,” ranking our scenic, yet bustling town an impressive #15 of the top 100 places to live in the United States!