Salt Lake City, UT General Communications Inc

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1. General Communications Inc

4332 S 500 WSalt Lake City, UT 84123

(801) 883-8710
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2. General Communications Inc

BBB Rating: A+

12393 S Gateway Park Pl Ste 400Draper, UT 84020

(801) 266-5731

From Business: General Communications is a privately held communications technology company that designs and manufactures advanced audio and visual communications systems. It is…

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3. Mat Communications and Construction, Inc.

BBB Rating: A+

5780 S 300 WSalt Lake City, UT 84107

(801) 266-1260
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4. Capstone Communication

233 E 2700 NKamas, UT 84036

(801) 355-8926
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Pro Edge Technology LLC

5. Pro Edge Technology LLC

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BBB Rating: A+

Serving the Salt Lake City Area.

(801) 645-1908

Pro Edge Technology knows what they are doing and they do the job right. Their customer service is second to none. If you need fiber optic cable i…

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7. Assistance Audio

934 E 2700 SSalt Lake City, UT 84106

(801) 486-2655
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8. A V Design

6413 S 890 WSalt Lake City, UT 84123

(801) 977-9099
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9. Siege Audio

4476 S Century Dr Ste C1Salt Lake City, UT 84123

(801) 951-1512
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10. Performance Audio

BBB Rating: A+

2456 S West TempleSalt Lake City, UT 84115

(801) 466-3196
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11. Aris Audio

1413 E Spring LnSalt Lake City, UT 84117

(801) 272-1690
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12. Comp View

3586 S Via Terra StSalt Lake City, UT 84115

(801) 288-4025
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13. Audio Design

331 W Pierpont AveSalt Lake City, UT 84101

(801) 359-7654
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14. Pratt Sound

1771 S 900 W Ste 30Salt Lake City, UT 84104

(801) 973-4222

From Business: Thank you for considering Pratt Sound. We offer state-of-the-art concert sound systems to the Salt Lake City, UT area. Whatever your sound requirements our sound …

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15. Commercial Audio Visual Technologies

4026 S Main StSalt Lake City, UT 84107

(385) 215-8451
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16. Mj Greene Audio

2335 S West TempleSalt Lake City, UT 84115

(801) 706-5856
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17. House of Marley

404 N 300 WSalt Lake City, UT 84103

(385) 242-7769
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18. Car Audio Specialists

854 S State StSalt Lake City, UT 84111

(801) 328-4488
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19. Panasonic Authorized Factory Service

170 E 2100 SSalt Lake City, UT 84115

(801) 486-7566
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20. Marshall Industries Inc

3800 W 2100 SSalt Lake City, UT 84120

(801) 266-2428

From Business: Synonymous with Marshall Industries in Salt Lake City is: audio-visual equipment, dealers, service and repair; home theatre custom installation; intercommunicatio…

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21. Remlar Corp

2139 S 1260 WSalt Lake City, UT 84119

(801) 972-8830
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22. TV Specialists, Inc

BBB Rating: A+

180 E 2100 SSalt Lake City, UT 84115

(801) 486-5757
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23. Desktop Visual Products

425 W 400 SSalt Lake City, UT 84101

(801) 359-5808
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25. Briotechnologies

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510 W 8360 SSandy, UT 84070

(801) 572-3002

High quality equipment with extremely professional and knowledgeable crew.

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26. Mount Olympus Pro Audio

Herriman, UT 84096

(801) 542-0504

From Business: Mount Olympus Pro Audio is a full service company from planning to completion. We design, install, project manage, troubleshooting audio/ video systems.

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27. Directlink Marketing & Comm

7238 S Airport Rd Ste 2West Jordan, UT 84084

(801) 966-2222

From Business: We are a Manufactures Rep Firm specializing in Professional and Commercial Audio. We are considered the middleman in some vernaculars, what we do is ensure resell…

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28. Audio Video Integrated Systems

11585 S State St Ste 107Draper, UT 84020

(801) 619-9473
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29. PRECISION VOLUME

Taylorsville, UT 84118

(801) 449-0849

From Business: PRECISION VOLUME is a total custom installation provider, offering expert consulting, design, installation and automation programming. We love what we do. We help…

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30. Utah Theater Systems

Serving the Salt Lake City Area.

(801) 662-8728

From Business: I'm Travis Pendley, the owner of Utah Theater Systems, LLC. My approach to home theater and car audio may be a little different than most other stores. My busines…

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Helpful Reviews 
Jeremiah Rex Smith Construction LLC
Jeremiah S. rated

I am the owner of Jeremiah Rex Smith Construction and wanted to reply to the review from Soror V. and set the record straight. I received the following letter from the owner of this job."Jeremiah did commendable work in my back yard. He is a fine, gentle, competent man whose work is flawless. But the renter at this property took a dislike to Jeremiah so decided to post a derogatory review on him. This is my desire to set the situation right. I would not hesitate to hire him again. I recommend him to anyone wanting an excellent job... You will be glad you did! –D. Petersen. September 2015."This home owner actually hired me back to do a second job for her at her home one month later.

Jeremiah Rex Smith Construction LLC
Susan M. rated

Jeremiah Rex Smith and his crew has done several jobs for me at home: Two concrete jobs, which were done with care, using great technique, on time, and the envy of the neighborhood. We discussed details ahead of time, answered every question, before and during the work. I used his company because he stressed craftsmanship and had a crew that had been working with him for a long time. All were very responsible. He always listened to what I needed to be done.Jeremiah also acted as general contractor for a deck. He made the project flow smoothly and matched the job to some excellent sub contractors. I will be using him again in the future.

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After being in business togeth...

After being in business together as father and son for nearly 15 years they have built up a reputation of being honest hard workers. Having the customer leave a house key is not unusal - they have great connections to get the best work for the best price. Remodels, kirchens, bathrooms, new sheds, patios, new structures and commercial. The are one of only a few small businesses who have made through two recessions. Proud of my boys - please give them a try!!

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Kelly L. rated

I recently worked with Jeremiah Rex and thought he did a great job.He started on time and finished before expected with a product I can be proud of. Thanks for a job well done.

Did You Know?

There has perhaps never been a better tool for do-it-yourself home handymen than the internet. With detailed instructions and videos explaining how to perform a number of common maintenance and renovation tasks around a house, an untrained homeowner might be surprised at how much he or she can accomplish with a quick search online. But even with all of this information, there are still many jobs that lie far outside the scope of most DIY enthusiasts. General contractors are there to fill in this gap.

A general contractor specializes in seeing a home remodel or repair project through from start to finish. To do this, the contractor works with the client - whether they are a homeowner or business - to nail down the scope of the work. Then he or she will turn to one or more subcontractors for specific tasks, like equipment operation, design, electrical work or whatever else is needed.

In essence, general contractors could be thought of as middlemen between a homeowner or business owner and any number of specialists. To get their money's worth, many assume they should just "cut out the middleman" and hire specialists directly, but this often proves more difficult in practice. General contractors won't be completing an entire project by themselves, but should have a long list of dependable experts who can work together and accomplish any task. They might also serve as the manager on the site of a construction project, overseeing workers and providing guidance and assistance when needed. For larger projects, though, the contractor might only handle administrative matters and employ a foreman or other professional for on-site supervision.

Common Jobs

There are many general contractors who also specialize in certain tasks themselves. There is usually at least one general contractor on hand to organize the construction of an entire home, for example. But general contractors could also help a homeowner add an additional bedroom, build an in-ground pool or complete a major landscaping project. They could also work with a business to add or improve office space, whether that means making more room or converting a commercial building from a nail salon to a restaurant. Basically, if it's a job that involves building or repairing, a general contractor probably knows how to get it done.

No matter what the exact job may be, a contractor will probably need to accomplish several other essential tasks in pursuit of the ultimate goal, which may include:

  • Understanding and applying for building permits to meet local regulations
  • Organizing a budget and adhering to it throughout the project
  • Gathering all the necessary tools and equipment, from hammers and shovels to large excavators and generators
  • Securing the construction site and equipment after work hours
  • Working with personnel on-site to address any issues
  • Keeping records of materials, labor and all other expenses

Licensing

Every general contractor performing any kind of work on a project must be licensed to do so in their state. The guidelines for the specifics on licensing vary from state to state. Some states might only require registration of contractors, which is different from licensing. Registration typically means that there must be a written record of what work is being performed and by whom, but it does not guarantee professional knowledge. Licensing, on the other hand, involves an examination process to assess professional competence.

Whether your state requires licensing or registration of contractors, there should be a record of most professionals willing to complete certain projects in your area. Check your state or county website for more information. In states that require licensing, every licensed contractor's contact information is available online or from another public source.

Not every project needs to be completed by a licensed or registered contractor. If it's just a minor job that won't take more than a day or two, and will cost less than a few hundred dollars, it's likely not necessary to find a licensed or registered contractor. However, anything bigger or more expensive, or a project involving plumbing or electrical work, needs to be completed by a licensed or registered professional.

General contractors also must be covered by an insurance policy. This should include liability coverage for any property damage that could be inflicted in the course of a job. It should also include a worker's compensation policy in case anyone is injured on the job. Before hiring a contractor for anything, ask for written proof of this insurance to see exactly what is covered. 

Trade Associations

A number of trade associations for contractors in the U.S. exist. Some of the biggest include:

  • Associated General Contractors of America: Represents more than 6,500 general contracting firms and more than 9,000 specialty contractors nationwide.
  • Associated Builders and Contractors: Represents non-union contracting firms.

Most trade associations for general contractors will provide references for anyone looking to hire a contractor for a specific project. They may also provide a number of benefits for their members, including assistance with licensing, training, insurance and business development.

Hiring a General Contractor

No matter what you need accomplished, you want to choose a contractor who can get the job done right at a reasonable price. Obviously, this is easier said than done, but there are a few steps you can take to ensure you find a trustworthy general contractor.

Finding general contractors

The first, and perhaps most reliable, way to find a general contractor is to ask friends and family members for a recommendation. If you know anyone who has had major work done on their home, particularly if it's a similar job, ask them who they hired and if they were pleased with the result. You could also ask neighbors about who they've hired if you notice work being done on their house. Many remodeling contractors post signs in front of homes to advertise their services. As a general rule, it's rarely a good idea to hire a contractor who solicits work by going door to door.

If you are considering hiring a contractor without a personal recommendation, ask the contractor for references from past clients, and do as much background research on them as possible. Look for any complaints (or compliments) online to get a better idea of their track record. There are a number of websites specializing in connecting contractors with people or businesses who need work done. These sites may also allow past clients to submit their own reviews of the contractor. 

Budget

Before hiring a contractor, make sure you are both in agreement on the project's budget. It's normal for most contractors to charge clients a premium not only for the labor expenses and zoning expertise, but for acquiring the materials as well. Be as clear and concise as possible regarding what you'll be purchasing yourself and what you will be paying the contractor to complete. Homeowners may be able to find a better deal on raw materials when they purchase these directly, but they first need to be sure they aren't buying the wrong things.

Don't forget to discuss how the project will be finalized and what will be done about cleanup. Plans for how the work site will be cleaned at the end of each day as well as at the conclusion of work need to be put in writing. An experienced general contractor should make every effort to keep the workspace clean and prevent dirtying or damaging any other area. Even so, talk with the contractor about the daily schedule, the logistics of transporting workers and equipment, and how cleanup will be handled.

Prioritizing Safety

As previously mentioned, you need to make sure to follow any state and local regulations regarding construction work, which includes hiring a licensed or registered general contractor. Ask the contractor for proof of their certification before signing anything, as well as their proof of insurance. You should also check your homeowners insurance policy to see if they offer coverage for contracted work. You may want to call your insurance provider and ask for more details on what your plan will and won't cover.

Perhaps the best way to feel safe about a contractor and the work being done is to hire a contractor you trust. This is why relying on personal references from friends and family is so important, and will often provide a great deal of peace of mind. If you aren't able to obtain a reference, work to conduct extensive research on the contractor as well as the work you are hiring them to perform. This should bring everyone's expectations into alignment and result in a safe work environment.

Financial safety

Before any money changes hands, there should be a contract to sign. Make sure the specifics of the work to be done and all costs are listed in the contract, right down to the most precise details. If you forget to have something included in the contract after signing it, there's rarely a chance of recourse. 

Once the specifics of the job are nailed down, be sure to discuss the payment schedule with the contractor. This is important because paying too much up front offers the homeowner minimal leverage if the quality of work does not meet expectations or contractual specifications. Try to establish a reasonable pay schedule with the contractor, such as paying 10 percent of the total cost for each 10 percent of the work that is completed. It's a good idea to include this payment plan in the contract as well.

Finally, look into getting a lien release signed before work begins. If there is ever a dispute regarding payment over the course of the project, a contractor or subcontractor could place a payment claim, or lien, on your property. This can trigger a long legal process that may be frustrating. To avoid this, ask the contractor to sign a lien release, which is a legal agreement that states that any payment accepted is final. This can come in handy if a contractor has his or her own payment issues with their subcontractors. Signing a lien release form certifies that any payment made by a client to the contractor is enough to pay for any goods or services rendered. A lien dispute could also be prevented by performing due diligence prior to picking a contractor, as any contractor with good credit and a long track record of satisfied clients should have no trouble paying for materials and labor once all contract conditions have been met.

Once work is underway, it's never a bad idea to check up on the progress of the job, either by staying in touch with the contractor over the phone or visiting the site in person. If you work with a trustworthy professional, it's probably best to keep your distance and allow everyone to stay busy. If you want to keep an eye on things, make sure workers wear the right safety gear and that everything looks to be moving along according to schedule. Finally, once work is finished and you are satisfied, be sure to thank your contractor and tell friends or family members about your experience.

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