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Bakersfield CA Home Remodeling Resources

How to Start Your Improvement Project in Bakersfield, CA

1) Before you begin a major project, check for local zoning and safety restrictions:
Bakersfield CA Planning Division

2) Find out about any available local home improvement incentives and programs:
California Home Repair Programs

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

5) Find out whether your project will require permits:
Bakersfield Building Permits Information

6) Check the records of contractors you're considering:
Bakersfield CA Better Business Bureau


Get general information about this area here: Bakersfield CA Information

If necessary, file construction complaints here: California Contractor Review Board


A Closer Look at Bakersfield, CA

Geographic and weather concerns that may impact building and design: earthquakes, drought, fires

Elevation: 408 ft. 

Population: 827,173 

Average Temperature: 67.5 degrees F

Average Rainfall: 6.5 in. 

Average Snowfall: 0 in.

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