Home maintenance scams are rampant when the warm weather arrives. Here’s how to detect them

  • Mahdis Habibinia - Staff Reporter--Toronto Star
  • published date: 2023-05-10 12:49:00 UTC

Fraud like roofing scams are less sophisticated and evolved compared to other types of financial theft because they usually involve a knock on the door or a phone call.

The return to warm weather brings with it a rise in home maintenance service scams that Toronto police say regularly occur each spring. From roofing to moving scams and painting to appliance repair … [+5791 chars]