Elford

Elford is typically a General Contractor who has worked on 147 jobs in the last 12 months according to available project information. Learn more about Elford's recent projects, reviews from other contractors, and general payment terms below.
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Reviews of Elford

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Payment rating rank in the industry. These ratings are left by other contractors. Learn More.

2 other contractors have reviewed Elford's payment process and practices. With an average rating of 2 out of 5 , Elford ranks in the bottom 25% of U.S. Contractors.

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initial payment was 4.5 months, subsequent payments 1.5-2.25 months each

29 days ago

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Start of Job

Send Preliminary Notice

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Change of Job Items

Apply for payment

Send Pay Application

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Need Progress Pay for Completed work

Send Partial Conditional Lien Waiver

52,689 contractors have recently exchanged with Levelset.

Finished Job and Need Final Payment

Send Final Conditional Lien Waiver

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Send a Notice of Intent to Lien to push for payment and avoid a mechanics lien. A notice of intent to lien results in payment on more than 95% of projects.

Elford Job History, Rankings, and Trends

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Based on the all-time 280 jobs publicly available, contractors working with Elford are paid on-time on 94% of jobs with 12 reported instances of slow payment. Elford ranks in the top 70% of contractors in the United States. Relative to other contractors in the United States, Elford pays at a Medium payment speed.

Below you can find recent projects Elford worked on that had reports of slow payment. Subs and vendors reported slow payment on 7% of Elford’s jobs in the last 12 months. These subs sped up payment by exchanging no slow payment claims, sending 1 lien threats, and filing 9 mechanics liens.

Mechanics Lien filed on 06/12/2020 at 805 Cleveland Ave, Columbus, OH 43201

Active | Lien Value of $22,773.81

Job Details
Property Owner: Ecp Ap Milo Partners Columbus Franklin County Finance Authority
General Contractor: Elford

Mechanics Lien filed on 01/14/2020 at 6030 N Hamilton Rd, Westerville, OH 43081

Active | Lien Value of $580,225.00

Job Details
Property Owner: Target

Mechanics Lien filed on 11/08/2019 at 1134 N 4th St, Columbus, OH 43201

Active | Lien Value of $71,658.00

Job Details
Property Owner: Ls Holdings
General Contractor: Elford

Mechanics Lien filed on 11/08/2019 at 1134 N 4th St, Columbus, OH 43201

Active | Lien Value of $71,658.00

Job Details
Property Owner: Lykens Companies

Mechanics Lien filed on 11/08/2019 at 1134 N 4th St, Columbus, OH 43201

Active | Lien Value of $71,658.00

Job Details
Property Owner: Ls Holdings

Mechanics Lien filed on 11/08/2019 at 1112 N 4th St, Columbus, OH 43201

Active | Lien Value of $71,658.00

Job Details
Property Owner: 1086 North Fourth Street Ls

Mechanics Lien filed on 11/08/2019 at 1112 N 4th St, Columbus, OH 43201

Active | Lien Value of $71,658.00

Job Details
Property Owner: Lykens Companies

Mechanics Lien filed on 11/08/2019 at 1112 N 4th St, Columbus, OH 43201

Active | Lien Value of $71,658.00

Job Details
Property Owner: 1086 North Fourth Street Ls

Mechanics Lien filed on 10/07/2019 at 2090 Frank Rd, Columbus, OH 43223

Active | Lien Value of $425,000.00

Job Details
Property Owner: Franklin County Board of Commissioners
General Contractor: Elford

Lien threatened for State / County project in Columbus, Ohio

Lien threat value $60,000 | 10 months ago

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Elford Project and Payment Info

Payment Score
Medium

Compared to other contractors' pay history, Elford's payment Score is Medium.

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Recent Payment Performance

93% of projects in the last 12 months had no reported payment issues by other contractors.

Last 12 months - 93%

Payment Performance Over the Years

According to available information, 93% of projects in 2019 had no reported payment incidents.

2020 - 98%
2019 - 93%
2018 - 100%

Key Payment Steps and Software

Preliminary Notice

Always send

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Lien Waivers

Always Exchange

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Typical Contract Terms

Retainage

Usually 10% retainage in Ohio. See typical retainage by State for Elford.

8% No retainage
8% 5% retainage
83% 10% retainage

Payment Terms

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100% Pay when paid

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Office Locations

Ohio

1220 Dublin Rd, Columbus, OH 43215

1220 Us Hwy 33, Columbus, OH 43215

Tennessee

103 Cherry Hill Dr, Hendersonville, TN 37075

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