Residents in Louisiana Region Ensured Better Protection When Hiring Workers

Acadiana, Louisiana: New law requires contractors to provide licensing information to home owners.

Better Business Bureau Serving Acadiana has often heard horror stories from consumers concerning shoddy work or unfinished jobs, especially after major storm events such as hurricanes and the August 2016 floods.

In a move applauded by BBB, the Louisiana legislature recently passed a new law effective this month requiring residential and home improvement contractors to present licensing and insurance information to clients before doing any work.

Just in case you're a contractor without proper licensing in Louisiana, start here to get your requirements.