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How to avoid home renovation rip-offs: Rossen Reports Live!

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It's the time of year when many homeowners begin renovation projects. But a new study in Consumer Reports reveals that finding a reputable contractor is easier said than done. TODAY national investigative correspondent reveals how to find (and negotiate with) a good contractor – and warns that you still need to be prepared for surprises.