Make sure your contractor is legit

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Many of the people in the Richmond area are looking to have their homes repaired — but if a contractor offers you a deal that sounds too good to be true, it probably is.

You can always make a call to make sure the contractor is legit. Call the Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation at 367-8500.

Also, if Virginia receives federal assistance for individuals, FEMA will only reimburse for a generator if it's needed to power medical equipment.

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