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Lake Charles LA Home Remodeling Resources

How to Start Your Improvement Project in Lake Charles, LA

1) Before you begin a major project, check for local zoning and safety restrictions:
City of Lake Charles LA Zoning

2) Find out about any available local home improvement incentives and programs:
Hurricane Katrina, FEMA
Lake Charles LA HUD 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 building permits will be required:
Lake Charles LA Building Permits

6) Check the records of contractors you're considering:
Lake Charles LA Better Business Bureau

ALSO
Get general information about this area here: Lake Charles LA Information

If necessary, file construction complaints here: Louisiana Contractor Licensing Board


A Closer Look at Lake Charles, LA
Geographic and weather concerns that may impact building and design: tornadoes, lightning, thunderstorms, hurricanes

Elevation: 13 ft. 

Population: 193,568

Average Temperature: 68 degrees F

Average Rainfall: 60 in. 

Average Snowfall: .3 in.

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