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Services, costs and hiring best practices - proven tips for getting great Wallpaper Installation Service

January 2014

When hiring and working with a Wallpaper Installer, every homeowner needs to know: What services does a Wallpaper Installer commonly provide? What is the best way to find good prospects? What should I look for when I interview the Wallpaper Installer? And most importantly, how do I make sure that the Wallpaper Installation Service is done right?

Use the following information to understand your options, make good decisions and get quality work at a fair price.

Wallpaper Installer - FAQ

How do I avoid the scams and get good Wallpaper Installation Service at a fair price?Find a Wallpaper Installer that (i) has recently provided good work to someone you trust and (ii) passes a background services screening test. Compile a COMPLETE, detailed list of work and quality requirements (see the next section). Have the Wallpaper Installer prepare a "not to exceed" estimate. Agree on the final price, sign a complete written agreement (see below) before any work begins.
What should I expect to pay for Wallpaper Installation Service?Most Wallpaper Installation Service work is quoted at a fixed price, for specific service(s) or deliverables. The underlying hourly rate for a Wallpaper Installer ranges from $27 to $41. Usually, a minimum fee will be charged, which represents 1.5 - 2 hours of effort. In some cases, the quoted job price may be negotiable, particularly if other work is performed by the Wallpaper Installer.
Do I need to use a licensed Wallpaper Installer for my job? If so - how do I verify license status?Wallpaper Installation Service is commonly performed without a professional license.
Should I use an insured Wallpaper Installer for my project?Your Wallpaper Installer should carry adequate liability insurance for work related damages. Your Wallpaper Installer should also have workman's compensation insurance for job related injury or health risks.
Does my Wallpaper Installer need to be bonded?A bond is generally not required for Wallpaper Installation Service.

Wallpaper Installer - Services

A Wallpaper Installer can handle a number of jobs, activities and problems. The list below summarizes common Wallpaper Installation Services. Follow the appropriate links below to learn more about cost, options and quality requirements:

Wallpaper Installer - Finding and Hiring

Not every Wallpaper Installer has the same ability. Experience, skills, and sense of acceptable quality vary considerable. To get the results that you expect, it is essential that you put appropriate effort behind finding a Wallpaper Installer matched to the specific requirements of your job - not simply someone that puts you at ease or wins your confidence. Before starting, make sure that you completely understand the work you want the Wallpaper Installer to perform and the job quality you expect. Then, begin the selection process outlined below:

Wallpaper Installer - Important Agreement / Contract Terms

A written agreement greatly improves your odds of success when working with a Wallpaper Installer. Never start work until you have a complete agreement signed by your Wallpaper Installer. For small jobs use a written work order. For larger projects, use a detailed contract. Never feel pressured to use the Wallpaper Installer's standard contract. Make sure the following points are included in the agreement:



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