Evansville Residential Remodeling Contractor

To become a licensed Residential Remodeling Contractor in the city of Evansville, Indiana, you are required to pass an open-book exam. We offer the books, tabs, and a fully online and inclusive educational course to prepare you to sit for the Evansville Residential Remodeling Contractor exam. @HomePrep is a National Leader in online education. With over 100,000 satisfied students and a course catalog of over 1,000 classes, we are here to help you - Invest in Yourself.

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Steps to Success

1. Complete an application form to get approved.
2. Purchase books and online training.
3. Contact Ivy Tech to schedule your exam.
4. Complete the application process.

Exam Review Option Includes
Practice Exams
Instructor Support
iOS/Android Compatible
Study Tips
1 Year of Access

About this License

A “Residential Remodeling Contractor” is a person qualified to remodel, alter (non-structurally), repair and maintain existing residential property including houses, condominiums, and apartments, which are limited to repairs, fabricating, installation, maintenance or alteration of drywall, plaster, paneling, siding, soffits, gutters and awnings, floor decking, doors and windows.


Our training is written by Subject Matter Experts and built by Instructional Designers.

No Pass, No Pay

If you are not able to pass your exam on the SECOND attempt, we will refund your course fee. Conditions do apply.

Flexible & Self Paced

Simply login and out as needed. We track your progress.

Mobile Compatible

Our training is built on HTML5 - so you can take it with on your tablet or smartphone.

Lowest Price

We will beat ANY price by 10% for a similar program.

Requirements to Obtaining your License

  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Notarized Criminal Record History form

Exam Review, Training, Education

The program takes you through each one of the reference books that the exam is based on showing you exactly what to highlight. After your highlighting is completed with each book, you have the option take an online practice test to reinforce concepts presented. The program is narrated.

Books and References for the Exam

These books are available for purchase from our online contractor’s bookstore or by calling our office at 1-800-952-0910.

The following references are allowed in the testing center:

  • 2003 International Residential Code or newer
  • OSHA 1926
  • Carpentry and Building Construction

Exam Details

  • Contact Ivy Tech at (812) 429-1418 to schedule and pay required fee for the test.
  • 50 questions.
  • 2 hours.
  • 70% required to pass.
  • Topics include estimating, carpentry, interior finish, exterior finish associated trades, and safety.

Continuing Education

None at this time.

Applying to Get Your License

Application fee is $180. Apply through the The city of Evansville's Building Commission.

Reciprocity Agreement

None at this time.

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