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Portland ME Home Remodeling Resources

How to Start Your Improvement Project in Portland, ME

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

Portland ME Department of Planning

2) Find out about any available local home improvement incentives and programs:

Portland ME Housing & Neighborhood Services

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 requires a permit:
Portland ME Building Permits Information

6) Check the records of contractors you're considering:
Portland ME Better Business Bureau

ALSO
Get general information about this area here: Portland ME Information


A Closer Look at Portland, ME
Geographic and weather concerns that may impact building and design:Hurricanes, snowstorms

Elevation: 62 ft. 

Population: 513.102

Average Temperature: 45.7 degrees F

Average Rainfall: 45.8 in. 

Average Snowfall: 70.4 in.

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