RGV (KFXV) — Across the valley, stories of construction work gone wrong.

The Better Business Bureau reports these incidents occurring with more frequency as valley residents use a “friend” to make home repairs or initiate remodeling projects.

The BBB reminding everyone that all construction work requires that all contract laborers or construction businesses have permits.

For more information, visit www.bbb.org or call 1 (800) 828-5000. Calls can be taken in English and in Spanish.