As I was reading the many different things that I strive to do on a daily basis I came across thoughts by Seth Godin which can be found here.
As a remodeling contractor I see all sorts of things that are shady and hear even more. Not to say that I am the only honest guy in the room nor that all remodeling contractors are dishonest.
What I am saying is that there are some people that will say whatever it takes to get a sale as well as there are homeowners that will hear only what they want to hear to save a dollar or two.
One must be sure that at the end of the contracted project that it has added value to your major investment – your home.