Opens Its Free Online Local Contractor Finder to the Public

Find local contractors in 3 easy steps without disclosing personal information.

Bronx, NY, February 26, 2009 --( today announced a web-based finder of plumbers, carpenters, electricians, home remodelers, air-conditioning technician and other types of home improvement contractors within a specific area. It uses advanced zip code based search feature and displays detailed information about the contractor – name, contact number, specialty, company or personal information, including photos. is free for everyone. respects client’s or user’s privacy. It allows users to contact their contractors of choice without revealing personal information via the site or to the contractors. Users can ask contractors for project flow and estimates or price quotes and have all the information sent to his email. After he selected his contractor of choice, only then that he may introduce himself to the contractor. This saves a client from filling out forms just to get quotes. It also prevents unsolicited calls from non-contracted service providers.

S. Bacchus, President and CEO of, came up with the idea of Fixsor when a friend have had difficulty finding someone to fix his leaking faucet after moving to a new neighborhood. “It’s hard to find a plumber, especially if you were a new kid in town. You couldn’t just knock on your neighbors’ door and ask for recommendations. You have to invite a neighbor for barbeque and beers first before you can ask for this kind of favor.”

A web-based directory of local contractors is FixSor answer to home repair problems of homeowners. “ saves you the trouble of knocking on your neighbor’s door or flipping though a phone directory.” The online nature of makes it a more convenient alternative to thick phone business directories. “Although yellow pages sometimes do the trick, it doesn’t always give you the answer. Not all businesses or service providers have themselves listed on phone directories, especially if the services being offered are very unique or of a special field, say a bathroom tiler or a heating system technician,” FixSor continues.

There are other web-based directories out there that resemble What makes different is its quick and easy search feature. A client can find the contractor he is looking for by walking through these three (3) easy steps: (1) What’s your project? (2) Enter Zip Code (3) Click ‘Search.’

It also has an advanced search feature that allows users to search for contractors using keywords or select contractors by categories – Acoustics, Designers, Landscapers, Sheet Metal Works, etc. – state or cities. This feature filters search results to suit a user’s needs. is a free service and open to all US citizens who have specific home improvement needs.

Contact Information:
Name Bobby Bacchus
Phone: 718-673-4946

Bobby Bacchus