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Shames Construction Co Company Overview

Shames Construction Co is typically a General Contractor who has worked on 69 jobs in the last 12 months according to available project information. Learn more about Shames Construction Co's recent projects, reviews from other contractors, and general payment terms below.

About


Shames Construction got their start building retail store interiors in 1987, after being founded by, now retired Barry Shames. In 1991, Carolyn Shames became the majority stockholder and obtained woma…

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Reviews of Shames Construction Co


On average, 12 companies rated Shames Construction Co with mostly constructive feedback on past and ongoing construction projects.

What other contractors are saying about Shames Construction Co's payment practices


How would you describe their payment process, speed, and policy?

payments were timely and we were paid in full.

  8 days ago

They communicate great when they want something from you. When you want something from them: cricket, cricket, cricket.

  a month ago

Pay their Sub's on time. Stop playing hardball when progress pays are due.

  3 months ago
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Shames Construction Co's Project and Payment History
Bottom 25%Medium companies


Shames Construction Co has worked on 69 jobs in the last 12 months. Subs and vendors reported being paid on-time on 94% of projects . This contractor scores a C for payment and ranks in the bottom 25% of medium U.S. contractors.

Lien threatened for Commercial project in San Tan Valley, Arizona at

Notice sent:

2 months ago

Lien threat value:

Over $10,000

Lien threatened for Commercial project in Littleton, Colorado at

Notice sent:

4 months ago

Lien threat value:

Over $10,000

Lien threatened for Commercial project in Littleton, Colorado at

Notice sent:

4 months ago

Lien threat value:

Over $10,000

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About Shames Construction Co


Headquarters Address

826 Brisa St E, Livermore, CA 94550

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Shames Construction Co Project and Payment Info


C
Payment Score78 / 100
Bottom 25%Medium companies

Compared to other contractors' pay history, Shames Construction Co's payment score is C.

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Key Payment Steps and Software


Preliminary Notice

Always send

Shames Construction Co uses Levelset for preliminary notices. Send Preliminary Notice

Lien Waivers

Always Exchange

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Typical Contract Terms


Retainage

Usually 10% retainage in California. See typical retainage by State for Shames Construction Co.

Payment Terms

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Days to Payment

Shames Construction Co typically pays in 31 - 60 days. This is self-reported by other contractors at the end of projects.

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