How to Start Your Improvement Project in Monterey - Salinas, CA
1) Before you begin a major project, check for local zoning and safety restrictions and plans requirements:
Monterey CA Building & Planning
3) Check to see if your improvements qualify for US tax credits or incentives:
Tax Credits for Energy-Saving Improvements
4) Get free estimates from local prescreened contractors:
Prescreened Local Contractors
6) Check the records of contractors you're considering:
Monterey - Salinas CA Better Business Bureau
Get general information about this area here: Monterey CA Information and Salinas CA Information
If necessary, file construction complaints here: California Contractor Review Board
A Closer Look at Monterey - Salinas, CA
Geographic and weather concerns that may impact building and design: earthquakes, drought, salt air
Elevation: 26 ft.
Population: 178,991 (combined)
Average Temperature: 56.5 degrees F
Average Rainfall: 19.85 in.
Average Snowfall: 0 in.