Signs of a Bad Builder

When to start worrying

Bad builders are around and unfortunately bring disrepute to our industry. Knowing the value of a quality builder and how to choose one is helpful information to have beforehand, but what if you are already a few months into your build? What if you find yourself questioning the reliability of your builder?

We have built many homes in a range of diverse markets; allowing us to observe the common traits of questionable contractors.

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Take a look at this quick video where we discuss how you can spot the early warning signs of a project in trouble.

  • Are there inconsistencies in the labour force and site attendance?
  • Is your builder unreachable or difficult to contact?
  • Are quality materials being used?
  • Does your builder call for upfront payment before starting?
  • Is the project completion timeline fair?