Contractors to custom build a kitchen island can be found from local contractor directories or online from websites such as Home Advisor. The Home Advisor website offers users the ability to browse local contractors based on the desired service and local ZIP code, and includes contact information and consumer reviews of each contractor. The professional local businesses are pre-screened.
In order to find a professional contractor, ask for referrals and check their credentials. Having an idea of previous work and what licenses and certifications the contractor holds can have an impact on deciding on the best one for a specific job. The National Association of the Remodeling Industry has a website with questions to ask potential contractors. Above all, check references and get everything in writing, recommends Home Advisor.