Thomas Jepsen is a Danish economist with a MSc in Accounting, Strategy and Control from Copenhagen Business School. He is the founder and CEO of Contractor Quotes, a growing platform that helps connect homeowners with contractors as well as providing them with all the home improvement related information relevant for their project.
Since 2011, Thomas has been involved in the home improvement industry through different functions including consulting them on their business strategy, and he reviews a lot of the articles featured on the platform to ensure accuracy.
Having been involved in home improvement for so long, his main goal is to inspire better transparency in the home improvement space by making a range of different things more accessible to the homeowner to better ensure that they get the home that they want, while staying within budget and improving the amount of money homeowners can hope to recoup as a consequence of their efforts.
2019 Texas Contractor Licenses: General, Electrical, Plumbing, HVAC
Texas has its own set of rules when it comes to contractor licenses, and this article will try to cover in as much detail as possible, the different scenarios requiring licenses. Besides having the necessary licenses, you will also be required to have a general business license, insurance and possibly register as an employer unless you... Read More
2019 Virginia Contractor Licenses: HVAC, General, Search/Lookup
Contractors who want to earn a competitive income won’t find a shortage of contracting opportunities in the State of Virginia. But before performing your trade within the state’s borders, you’d best read up on the state’s requirements and policies, which you can find on the DOPR (Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation) website. As... Read More
2019 Washington State contractor licenses: requirements, search/lookup
Washington State has very extensive license requirements for contractors, and we have tried compiling the most comprehensive article on the topic below. We try and keep this article as up to date as possible. You owe it to yourself to make sure you’re not overpaying for your contractor. Use our form below to get up... Read More
2019 Wisconsin Contractor Licenses: Lookup/Search, HVAC & More
If you go through the different requirements of construction work state by state, you’ll find that the state of Wisconsin is a little strict in regards to their contractors licenses. Most of the states do not have strict licensing requirement, whereas the state of Wisconsin requires a contractor’s license if and when the total job... Read More
2019 West Virginia Contractor Licenses: Requirements, Search/Lookup
The license requirements for contractors are pretty strict in the state of West Virginia, which is why we have put this extensive article together to help you get a better understanding of the regulation, to ensure that your home improvement projects are carried out legally, whether you’re a homeowner or aspiring contractor. If you’re a... Read More
2019 Oklahoma Contractor Licenses: Lookup/Search, Roofing, Electrical
Getting a contractor license in the state of Oklahoma (or any state for that matter) requires years of dedication and hard work. The steps to get there, however, are filled to brimming with bureaucratic red tape — and understandably so. You shouldn’t be paying too much for your home improvement project. We’ve made it very... Read More
2019 Pennsylvania Contractor Licenses: Requirements, Lookup/Search
Think you need a license as a construction contractor in the state? No state-regulations require it, but the rules aren’t that simple. Whether you’re a homeowner or contractor, read on to get a better understanding of the rules. If you’re a homeowner looking to do home improvement, make sure to also get quotes from competing... Read More
2019 Rhode Island Contractor Licenses: Requirements, Search/Lookup
Rhode Island may be the smallest state in the United States, but there’s no shortage of opportunities there for any contractor who wishes to perform their trade within its borders. Considering RI’s recent economic surge, the notion of earning a contractor license in Rhode Island is definitely an attractive notion. And we’ve served up this... Read More
2019 South Dakota Contractor Licenses: Requirements, Search/Lookup
Are you planning to get a contractor license in the state of South Dakota? If so, you should know that only three trades are licensed at the state level. Licenses for these trades are handled individually by different offices. Before signing with a contractor, it’s also important that you get competing quotes from contractors. The... Read More
2019 Utah Contractor Licenses: Requirements, Search/Lookup
Like with most states, Utah requires contractors to obtain a state license before being allowed to operate within its borders. The Beehive State is known for many things: its robust Mormon community, its majestic rock formations, and the Great Salt Lake. But unknown to most, it’s also a haven for professionals looking to earn a... Read More
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