Hire a Licensed Contractor

These sections will help you select the right type of licensed contractor for your home improvement projects. You also can download or order CSLB publications and videos and connect with other agencies that may be of assistance to you.

Check a License or Home Improvement Salesperson (HIS) Registration

What Type of Contractor Do I Need?

How Do I Find the Right Licensed Contractor?

What Should I Look For in Contract and Binding Agreements?

Do I Need a Building Permit for My Project?

Special Considerations for Swimming Pool Construction

Learn About Home Improvement Contracts

What Seniors Should Know