Contractor is a person or company that undertakes a contract to provide materials or labor to perform a service or do a job. In the United States each State has it’s own State Department of regulations and licensing (or not) that acts as the governing body to protect the consumer.
Finding a Contractor can vary depending on you and your needs.
Contractor finders is a term used by online search web sites that act as a search engine in finding contractors. As such the there are many considerations factor in because not all sites provide an accurate assessment of a Contractor
Contractor’s “classifications, training, certifications and pre-requests for obtaining a contractor license can also vary from State to State. On ACE911.com we have provided a Contractor State Licensing Board listing “gratis” for those Government Agencies. It is important to note that the “Names” of these Governing Departments do not match. In other words they are not all name “Contractor State Licensing Board” for example.
For any Contractor State Licensing Board Administrator that reads this article, you are welcome to have someone of authority claim your State listing and upgrade the listing to a subscription plan. In doing so also consider if you would like to take advantage of the “multi-locations/franchise discounts” that apply.