Better Business Bureau warns about home repair scams

LAREDO, TX (KGNS) - With the official start of Spring right around the corner, many might be looking to invest in their home as part of Spring Cleaning.

Many often times, homeowners are not experts on repairs or renovations, so they ask an expert for help.

The Better Business Bureau is encouraging homeowners to do their research before you hire a contractor to do the job.

Experts also recommend to get everything and writing and make sure you read the fine print.

If you feel like you have been scammed you can contact the Better Business Bureau or even local authorities.