Consumer Resources
The Charlotte-DeSoto Building Industry Association is here for you. Ready to buy a new home? Remodel your current home? Need ideas on "going green"? Want to know exactly what to look for in choosing a contractor? Let the CDBIA be your guide! Call us at (941) 625-0804 for a referral or advice.

PUBLIC NOTICE WARNING: Homeowners Face Penalties For Hiring Unlicensed Contractors. According to Florida Law, consumers who knowingly hire unlicensed construction contractors could face a fine of up to $5,000.00.
Chapter 455.228

Here are some links to help you make an educated decision when choosing a Builder, Remodeler or contractor.


Click here for helpful information about What a Handyman Can and Can NOT do.

Click here for a Checklist for Finding and Hiring a Builder or Remodeler.

Click here to verify your contractor's State of Florida license.

Click here to verify your contractor's or Certificate of Competency.

Click here to connect with
Charlotte County's Building Construction Services department.

Click here for information from Charlotte County Flooding and Flood Insurance Information.

Disaster Contractors Network provides help for home and small business owners to REBUILD after a disaster.

Charlotte-DeSoto Building Industry Association
17984 Toledo Blade Blvd. • Port Charlotte, FL 33948-1021
Phone: (941) 625-0804 • Fax: (941) 627-9041• Contact Us