Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 27, 2011
Today, BuildZoom announced their 2011 state rankings of the best home improvement contractors in the US. The rankings are based on the BuildZoom contractor rating algorithm, which combines variables from independent authorities such as the state license boards and Better Business Bureau (BBB), with consumer feedback gathered from a population of over 300k monthly visitors to BuildZoom as well as inputs from a population of over 5,000 active business users.
Over 250,000 unique businesses were analyzed across 50 states and the District of Columbia. The states were then ranked according to their average contractor rating score.
Montana earned the top ranking in the US, followed by Vermont, Maine, Idaho and Nevada. Among larger states, Massachusetts received the highest ranking (#8), trailed by Florida (#26), California (#31), New York (#45), Illinois (#43) and Texas (#46). West Virginia received the lowest ranking of all 50 states and the District of Columbia.
The full list of all 50 states and the District of Columbia is available on BuildZoom.com:
BuildZoom.com makes it easy for homeowners to find reliable home improvement contractors. The startup ranks and rates over 1.5 million contractors across the United States, showcasing project photos, license data, consumer reviews and more. By bringing objectivity and transparency to the home improvement business, Buildzoom’s free search tools help homeowners finding the right contractor to work on their house.
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