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  • Evansville, Indiana Residential Remodeling Contractor Exam Review

    $164.99

    Applicants must present 3 letters of recommendation and a Notarized Criminal Record History form. The program takes you through each one of the reference books that the exam is based on showing you exactly what to highlight. After your highlighting is completed with each book, you have the option take an online practice test to reinforce concepts presented. @HomePrep is a National Leader in online education. With over 100,000 satisfied students and a course catalog of over 1,000 classes, we are here to help you – Invest in Yourself.

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About This License

“Residential Remodeling Contractor” is a person qualified to remodel, alter (non-structurally), repair and maintain existing residential property including houses, condominiums, and apartments, which are limited to repairs, fabricating, installation, maintenance or alteration of drywall, plaster, paneling, siding, soffits, gutters and awnings, floor decking, doors and windows.

Requirements to Obtaining Your License

  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Notarized Criminal Record History form

Applying For Your License

Application fee is $180. Apply through the The city of Evansville's Building Commission.

Exam Details

  • Contact Ivy Tech at (812) 429-1418 to schedule and pay required fee for the test.
  • 50 questions.
  • 2 hours.
  • 70% required to pass.
  • Topics include estimating, carpentry, interior finish, exterior finish associated trades, and safety.

Books and References for the Exam

These books are available for purchase from our online contractor’s bookstore or by calling our office at 1-800-952-0910.

The following references are allowed in the testing center:

  • 2003 International Residential Code or newer
  • OSHA 1926
  • Carpentry and Building Construction

Exam Review Education

The program takes you through each one of the reference books that the exam is based on showing you exactly what to highlight. After your highlighting is completed with each book, you have the option take an online practice test to reinforce concepts presented. The program is narrated.

Continuing Education

None at this time.

Reciprocity Agreement

None at this time.

How It Works

1

Obtain pre-approval from the state (if applicable).

2

Purchase Exam Prep materials.

3

Schedule and pass your state exams.

4

Submit to the state your application, licensing fee, and proof of insurance.