This ad I found on Craigslist is for all you damn stupid fools who want to save a few bucks on your deck waterproofing and fixing leaks…
The clown contractor here is unlicensed and probably uninsured. Liability insurance is not essential when your a hack contractor. Oh and btw, bet they don’t have workers comp insurance either. CSLB is going to be running stings looking for cheats on workers comp…
So yes, the clown contractor on craigslist will save you some money up front…just hope no one gets hurt on your property, they usually find that the property owner just became the “de-facto” employer and will order a judgment up against you to pay for the hurt workers medical care, living expenses, taking care of his/her family…that kind of thing, maybe for the rest of their lives.
What else is at risk…oh, no factory support from Dex-O-Tex, they don’t have unlicensed contractors authorized to put their prouct down…neither does any other company. Bet this clown goes to Jet Coatings for his materials…they sell to anybody.
What else…Oh, he’s using a cell number…yeah you’ll be able to find him later on after he cancels that number and moves to another…just send a letter to the address he gave ya!
So, yes, go ahead and call the clown contractor, but no one wants to hear yer crying later on!
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WATERPROOFING, DECK COATINGS, CAULKING, ALL LEAKS FIXED (South Bay)
Date: 2009-10-19, 7:51AM PDT
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Waterproofing services, no job too small, free estimates. 20 years experience in the waterproofing industry. We do all types of waterproofing, caulking, deck coatings, parking decks, balconies, magnesite repair and sealing, under tile membranes, below grade coatings and planters. All types of urethane and acrylic waterproofing systems including Dexotex. Plywood, concrete, magnesite, block walls,windows and expansion joints are just few of the surfaces waterproofed on a routine basis. Extremely competitive prices (Publishers remarks-BECAUSE WE PROBABLY DON’T HAVE INSURANCE!) for quality work guaranteed. WINTER IS UPON US, RAIN IS COMING, THIS WINTER IS FORECAST TO BE ANOTHER EL NINO YEAR, FIX YOUR LEAKS AND MAINTAIN YOUR DECKS NOW, AVOID FURTHER DAMAGE! Email any questions you may have or call my cell, 310-678-6765
* Location: South Bay
* it’s NOT ok to contact this poster with services or other commercial interests
* License info: Unlicensed
WANT A REAL LICENSED CONTRACTOR? ONE Who is insured and an authorized factory trained installer of Mer-ko, Desert Brand, Pli-Dek or Life Deck? Call me, Bill Leys, Central Coast Waterproofing at 805-801-2380. Serving all of California, protecting your interests.