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Even the best contractors will kick up a lot of dust, debris, and noise—it's all part of the job. Dust is likely to find its way into every corner of your home, even in areas not under construction. To minimize the inconvenience (and hazard) of this debris, ask your contractor to “wall off” the construction area with heavy-duty plastic and run air filters during the project. If you can't abide the sound of hammers and saws, it might be a good idea to vacate the premises during the day.
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