labor and materials

Definition of "labor and materials"
  1. The services and products provided by builders or repair workers, which they can contract to be paid for. This is rather than a predetermined price or a percentage of the costs. However, in many states, an unlicensed contractor cannot charge more than the cost of labor and materials, eliminating any extra profit
How to use "labor and materials" in a sentence
  1. She hired the handyman based on the cost of his labor and materials for the job.
  2. The man presented his receipts for labor and materials after completing the repairs.
  3. They signed a contract agreeing to pay for labor and materials rather than a fixed price for the renovation project.

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