Educating Construction Professionals
A licensed general contractor can perform structural construction with no height restrictions on all types of buildings, including residential, condominiums, apartments, commercial buildings, industrial structures and agricultural buildings.
A licensed building contractor can perform new construction up to 3 stories for all types of buildings, including residential, condominiums, apartments, commercial buildings, industrial and agricultural buildings. A building contractor can provide services above three stories for remodeling, repairing, or providing improvement of any size building - if the services do not affect the structural elements of the building.
A licensed residential contractor can perform new construction and remodeling, repair, or improvement on residential property up to two habitable floors with one uninhabitable floor below. Residential contractors cannot provide services on any commercial, industrial, agricultural, or multi-family properties such as condominiums or apartments.
A licensed roofing contractor can perform roofing on all types of buildings, including commercial, residential, condominiums, apartments, industrial and agricultural buildings of all sizes and heights. The scope of work of a roofing contractor also includes required roof-deck attachments and any repair or replacement of wood roof sheathing or fascia as needed during roof repair or replacement.
An "underground utility and excavation contractor" means a contractor whose services are limited to the construction, installation, and repair of: