More and more avenues for consumers to find contractors continue to become available. The latest is, an online marketplace for bathroom fixtures that now has a professionals database to help homeowners find someone to install those fixtures. Profiles are free for contractors, and the site itself vets pros to ensure they have the correct licenses before allowing them to appear in the database. The site also doesn't take a cut of any of the jobs completed:

Unlike many other services, TheBathOutlet doesn’t take a cut of revenue from jobs booked through the database, and has no “immediate plans” to do so, Shuhabar says. “In the long-term, we are certain our business will be able to derive value from this,” he says. “It's all about the customer experience for us.”

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