Florida Building Contractor License
Building Contractors in Florida can directly engage in the construction of every component of the building structure (i.e. Concrete, Structural Steel, Framing, Painting, Tile, etc.)
Can a certified building contractor build a pool in Florida?
Swimming Pool ConstructionA licensed Florida general contractor does not have to subcontract structural swimming pool work, including work to the pool shell if it is deemed to be part of the structure. For all other swimming pool work, the project needs to be subcontracted to a registered pool contractor .
Can a general contractor do underground work in Florida?
Any certified building contractor or certified residential contractor may perform clearing and grubbing, grading, excavation, and other site work for any construction project in this state, limited to the lot on which any specific building is located.
What is the difference between a certified and registered contractor in Florida?
Can a certified building contractor do roofing in Florida?
For existing structures, a licensed Florida general contractor is not allowed to do roof repairs or maintenance. The only exception to this is in times of emergency where general contractors are given permission to help with roofing repairs.
What does CGC mean in construction?
In the state of Florida, a Certified Building Contractor (CBC) and a Certified General Contractor (CGC) differ based on the scope of work that they can perform.