A flooring contractor invoice is a form generated by a company (contractor) performing a flooring installation. The document details all services and materials for which fees are due as well as the terms for payment.
A flooring contractor is an individual or company that is hired to take on a flooring job. A good flooring contractor is a company or individual that has a strong reputation, a measured history of experience, and follows industry standards. Clients should only hire flooring contractors with exceptional insurance and a warranty in case anything were to go wrong on the job. The most common types of flooring jobs that contractors perform are:
Flooring contractors are responsible for measuring and cutting material (wood or carpeting) to match a floor’s dimension. It’s wise to hire a contractor for large and even small floor jobs, as the work can be dangerous. For example, necessary sanding prior to hardwood installations creates airborne particles, which can cause lung damage if the correct protective gear is not worn.
Flooring contractors normally do not have large offices where a client can walk in to make an appointment. Like many other contract-based businesses, a search online is a good starting place to find a flooring specialist in your locale.
- Flooring Contractors Near Me – By using this search phrase, you can find flooring contractors if you have your location services turned on within your device (mobile phone or computer).
There is no degree required to become a flooring contractor. One can become a flooring contractor through experience as a subcontractor. From the statistics below, one can expect to make anywhere from 40-50k per year as a flooring contractor.
- Floor Sanders and Finishers – Salary: $39,890 | Hourly Wage: $19.18
- Floor Layers – Salary: $46,760 | Hourly Wage: $22.48
- Carpet Installers – Salary: $44,550 | Hourly Wage: $21.42
- Tile and Marble Setters – Salary: $45,950 | Hourly Wage: $22.09
(Sources: U.S. BLS)