A Georgia Residential Basic Contractor License is required for building one and two-family homes or one-family townhouses not over three stories high, including accessory buildings. You are required to have two years working as or employed by a residential contractor or experience deemed substantially similar by licensing board. You must have two completed projects in the residential Basic category during the 2 years preceding application. Educational experience may also qualify. Prepare for the examination with this Georgia Residential Basic Contractor License Exam Prep Online Anytime Course.