October 19, 2021
Business

BBB Scam Alert: Need a new driveway? Look out for asphalt paving scams

Unscrupulous contractors can create countless issues for the homeowners unlucky enough to be tricked into hiring their services, especially for large, expensive projects such as asphalt paving. BBB Scam Tracker has received numerous reports of homeowners who, after hiring a contractor to install or renovate their pavement, end up with unsatisfactory results or nothing at all.

Last month, one Texas resident reported an asphalt paving scam where the contractor “claims they have leftover asphalt that they want to get rid of for free and will topcoat your driveway at their cost. They insisted on being paid in cash and the invoice was entirely handwritten. When I asked for a business card, they told me…

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