Contractor Directory

Local business listings for Mesa, AZ

Exceptional Water Systems

Tags: pool filtration system

(480) 694-4709

Last Updated:
November 30th, 2018

Exceptional Water Systems is dedicated to providing its customers with the best, most advanced pool safety and energy efficient solutions to ensure the highest level of water quality possible. Call (480) 694-4709 and learn how you can enhance your po...
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451 E Juanita Ave #20

Mesa, AZ 85204

NewView Moving Mesa

Tags: movers

(480) 725-7848

Last Updated:
November 30th, 2018

At NewView Moving, we’re more than just a moving company. We are a small to mid-size, local, family owned and operated business that prides itself on meeting the unique and specific needs of our customers.
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2055 S. Power Rd. Ste 1035

Mesa, AZ 85209

Lift & Stor Beds

Tags: Storage Beds Online Storage Beds Hidden Beds Murphy Beds Storage Bed Hardware Wall Bed Hardware DIY Storage Bed Kit Do It Yourself Wall Beds DIY Wall Bed Kit Storage Bed Hardware Kit Wall Bed Hardware

(480) 380-8018

Last Updated:
November 30th, 2018

Storage bins and extra cabinets can take up a lot of room. Storage beds offer a more functional way to save space and keep your home organized. Whether you need a safe haven for kids' toys, seasonal decor, or family keepsakes, the original Lift & Sto...
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9124 E Main St #7

Mesa, AZ 85207

Doctor Pool

Tags: Pool Cleaners

(480) 641-2252

Last Updated:
November 30th, 2018

Doctor Pool is a full service pool maintenance and repair company headquartered in Mesa, Arizona. Our team of experienced pool cleaners promises you the best pool service from our outstanding office staff to our knowledgeable service techs and reliab...
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6312 E Main St

Mesa, AZ 85205

Kary Environmental Services, Inc.

Tags: Waste Management Services

(480) 945-0009

Last Updated:
November 30th, 2018

Founded in 1982, Kary Environmental Services, Inc., is a regionally recognized full service environmental company. We are a truly a full service firm offering professional environmental contracting services. Contact us at (480) 945-0009
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641 South Drew Street

Mesa, AZ 85210

AZ Patio & Deck Builder

Tags: Deck Builder

(480) 771-1064

Last Updated:
November 30th, 2018

AZ Patio & Deck Builder serves Mesa, Phoenix, Glendale, Gilbert, Scottsdale, Tempe, Chandler, and Paradise Valley. Our professional construction crews are experienced in their trade, making your dream project come to life. We're excited to offer you ...
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1750 E Mateo Circle #104

Mesa, AZ 85204

Titan Restoration of Arizona

Tags: fire restoration companies

(480) 649-5050

Last Updated:
November 30th, 2018

Titan Restoration is a emergency fire restoration, mold removal and flood damage repair company serving Mesa, AZ and surrounding areas. We are on your side, 24-hours a day, 365 days a year. Call 480-649-5050!
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2848 N. Omaha

Mesa, AZ 85215

Junk Rx

Tags: Junk Removal

(480) 828-7427

Last Updated:
November 30th, 2018

Since 2001, the Phoenix junk removal and commercial property clean out specialists at Junk Rx have been providing efficient and affordable waste removal services to residential and commercial clients. With a mission to provide top-rated customer care...
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625 W Southern Ave, Suite E

Mesa, AZ 85210

Arizona Stone Care

Tags: Mesa Stone Cleaning Mesa Stone Floor Repair Mesa Stone Floor Restoration Mesa Marble Cleaning Mesa Travertine Cleaning Mesa Travertine Sealing Arizona Stone Cleaning Arizona Stone Floor Cleaning Arizo

(480) 232-6264

Last Updated:
November 30th, 2018

Tile Restoration Tile Cleaning Tile Polishing Tile Honing Tile Repairs Tile Sealing Tile Installation Stone Floor Cleaning Stone Cleaning Stone Countertop Cleaning Stone Shower Cleaning Stone Restoration Stone Repair Marble Cleaning Mar...
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2036 N Gilbert Rd #2

Mesa, AZ 85203

Mesa Waste Services

Tags: portable toilet rental

(877) 279-5725

Last Updated:
November 30th, 2018

Mesa Waste Services, is the ideal provider of rentals of portable toilets, restroom trailers, and shower trailers. Servicing Texas, and the rest of the United States. For competitive pricing, and excellent customer service. Call us today!
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4249 E. Mckellips Rd,

Mesa, AZ 85215

How to Hire a Contractor in Mesa AZ You Can Trust

Hiring a home contractor in Mesa AZ can be nerve-racking. This is especially true if it's a specialized project where you don't have the opportunity to develop a long-term relationship. While there is always a chance that you can get ripped off, the good news is that most Mesa contractors out there are honest people that care about providing good service. Here are the things to look for to make sure that the contractor you choose fits that description.

Licensed in Mesa AZ

Depending on the type of work to be performed and your location, a home contractor may or may not be required to be licensed. However, most cities and states do require or at least allow businesses to register their names with the state and local government. If a license or other registration is required, not using a contractor that hasn't complied with the requirement is a no brainer. Even if it isn't required, being able to confirm the identity of a contractor and having a way to track them down if something goes wrong is definitely beneficial.

Bonded in Mesa AZ

A bond is an amount of money deposited with a AZ or Mesa agency to provide a source of funds to pay claims against a contractor. Like with licensing, bonds may or may not be required depending on the type or work and local laws. Bonding does provide a huge layer of protection because if a contractor performs poorly or doesn't complete the job, there is a guaranteed source of money to recover from. While you can always sue in court with or without a bond, a contractor who has gone out of business or disappeared without finishing the job is practically impossible to recover from if no bond was posted.

Insured in Mesa AZ

Accidents happen to even the best Mesa contractors, and could include workers getting hurt, injuries to neighbors or people walking by your property, or property damage to a neighbor's or your own home or vehicles. Depending on the circumstances, your homeowner's policy may or may not cover the damages. If it does, you will still likely be out of the deductible and face a premium increase. A good contractor will be insured so that they can take full responsibility for any damages that arise out of mishaps during their work.

Price Quotes

Price quotes are less black and white. A good Mesa contractor will often be reluctant to provide a firm quote for a complex project over the phone because your home's layout or other factors can greatly affect what it will take to complete the project. To best get a feel for whether a contractor is being honest, ask questions about what could affect the price, what materials are needed, and how much time they expect the project to take. Talk to several contractors before choosing.

Depending on the nature of the project, some contractors will only give a firm quote after a home visit. They may charge a small fee for the visit because providing a good quote can be time-consuming. Don't skip a contractor who won't provide a free estimate unless you know there are several contractors in the area who do make it a standard practice to provide free estimates for similar work.

Once your quotes are in, be wary of choosing the low bidder. A slightly competitive price may be good, but if it low balls the other quotes by a lot, there is a good chance that you will receive poor work or have the contractor later trying to charge you additional fees.


Always get your price quote in writing before any work begins. A good contract should include the project deadline, whether materials are covered, what happens if expected costs change, a specific description of the work to be performed, and what happens if the work is late or unsatisfactory. A good contractor will want a good contract because it ensures they are on the same page as the customer so that they can provide good service, and it also protects them from customers who fail to pay or raise frivolous disputes.

References in Mesa AZ

Always check references -- both online and offline. The best way to find a good Mesa contractor is to ask your friends and neighbors if they recommend anyone. Good contractors often get most of their business by word of mouth. When you search online, the main thing you're looking for is a string of complaints about a contractor. This is the most common reason people leave online reviews.

Positive online reviews are less useful because people are less likely to make time to leave them, they can easily be faked, and sites such as Angie's List may even require the Mesa contractor to pay before they are posted. If you didn't get any personal recommendations and the online feedback about a contractor is at least neutral, the best thing to do is to ask them for references you can contact and doing the rest of the due diligence outlined above.