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From The Founder ChapterWe are proud to be the premier resource for Houstonians to find pre-qualified home service providers. Here is how we do it ? 1.We ask member contractors to recommend other outstanding home service providers. 2.We check the Certificate of Insurance on each member.3.I personally meet and interview each and every business owner.4.Our team checks licenses with the state of Texas on each member. 5. We check business and customer references. We only allow 3 premier companies per category per market. In other words we have only 3 air conditioning repair companies in The Woodlands and 3 plumbers in Katy. The contractor pays a nominal fee to be listed on our website. In many cases we have a waiting list for the top categories. Why am I telling you this? Because I know what you are thinking, If the contractor pays Check A Pro then how is Check A Pro on the side of the homeowner? Good question. First off we have a complaint system built in. If a complaint is made by a consumer on one of our members we follow up with the homeowner and member. The contractor member receives points against them. If the member accumulates too many points they will be removed from the Check A Pro program. Yes, we have kicked out our fair share of 'BAD' contractors over the years. People who know me will tell you that I love what I do. It's true, I do thoroughly enjoy my place here on earth. I am truly a blessed man to have the opportunity to serve my community and our customers. We actually serve two distinct customers. Our first customer is the homeowner. We are committed to helping the consumer find the right contractor for the project. Check A Pro also serves the member contractor. We take great pride in helping develop their...