GENESEE COUNTY, N.Y. (WIVB) — The Genesee County Sheriff’s Workplace is warning the general public of asphalt paving and sealing scams.
Residents needs to be cautious if they’re solicited by who by somebody who seems to be a contractor providing to pave or seal their driveway, the sheriff’s workplace says.
Authorities inform Information 4 this rip-off begins with an unsolicited supply by a contractor who claims to have leftover or additional asphalt/sealer from one other job within the neighborhood. The particular person will then supply to pave the house owner’s driveway at a reduced charge.
Based on the sheriff’s workplace, the contractor will make the deal sound too good to be true, and can strain the resident to make a fast choice agreeing to the work being performed.
The sheriff’s workplace says this typically results in a distinct worth on the ultimate invoice, which is larger than what was agreed to initially.
Scammers have a tendency to make use of a sub-par product and poor utility strategies leading to an overpriced, unreliable job, the Genesee County Sheriff’s Workplace says.
Members of the sheriff’s workplace say they’ve fielded a current criticism inside Genesee County of such exercise. The house owner was suspicious and denied the scammer’s supply in the course of the reported incident.
The Genesee County Sheriff asks residents to pay attention to this rip-off and train common sense if solicited for such companies.
Ought to residents develop into conscious of exercise like this of their neighborhood, the sheriff’s workplace asks them to contact the workplace.