I SUBMITTED A INVOICE TO THE INSURANCE COMPANY AND THE ADJUSTER CUT OUT $15000. NEED TO KNOW IF I CAN PLACE A LIEN ON
THE AMOUNT NOT PAID. WHAT STEPS SHOULD I TAKE. IF I CASH THE CHECK CAN I STILL GO AFTER THE REMAINING BALANCE?...Read More
I had a contractor who quit on my bathroom project in Ohio and now wanting me to pay 90% (which is all but 550 of the original contract price) I have had 4 other people come out and give estimates on what it would cost to complete and they are all in the 2000 amount..
When the contract started I had a tub / a shower / 2 sinks / toilet / lights / outlets / light switches and now have NONE of these items available to me. Also the floor has not been grouted / drywall not completed / tile not completed / painting not completed.
He is sending me threatening e-mails and texts now saying he is going to put a mechanics lien on my property if I do not pay 90%
I did not pay anything up front terms of his contract) and offered to pay 50% until they finished
What are my options? ...Read More
Of the following States:
GA, FL, NC, OH, TX, WI, AZ, OK, CO
Which states allow filling lien after a substantial work completion is reached ?
Contracts has multiple subcontractors, if we completed our work we wait on retainage to be paid, which is typically after the project as a whole is completed.
We don't want to lose our lien right, yet we want to wait until the project is complete.
Which states allow filling lien after a substantial work completion is reached ?...Read More
i finished a job at school ran by a church . The church hired me to do water mitigation on Jan 1, 2021. I completed the work on Jan 9, 2021. I m having trouble getting my invoice paid. Need to know whether I have 60 days or 75 days to file a mechanic lien. ...Read More
Hello I paid a down payment of $7000 to a contractor to repair the house I am purchasing. I paid in cash because the individual was a friend. I never thought he would run with the money and he has done nothing. I live in Hamilton county Ohio. Also I found out later he is unlicensed. Please help me. ...Read More
He and his attorney are appealing and my MCO has requested I sign another c240 form like I did last time. Can the employee sue me personally if BWC denies again and I didn't sign for the c240 this time around? ...Read More
We paid our drywall guy $2,000 upfront to drywall our new construction home. The worker did most of the dry wall, but did not do any of the garage and did not completely finish the house before quiting our job and never returning. What are our options? Should we just let it go or should we talk to a lawyer?...Read More
I am starting up a LLC sub contractor business which I will be doing commercial renovations. The company I will be sub contracting with is Nest. They sent me a document stating their NTE rates which I have attached. Does this mean that they are setting the pay rate per job rather than me being able to set my rates?
Thank you for any help understanding....Read More
I was having an issue with a client paying she owes me over $9,000 I put an intent and notice of intent she rebutted with a document stating somewhere along the lines if I proceed with the lean she's going to file slander charges on me and I just don't know what my next move should be I even have a paper or a check written by her stating she still owe me money and has not paid it I had contracts and pictures available...Read More
FIrst time bidding on a prevailing wage job. I own the Masonry company and use a subcontractor(1099) I pay him and he pays his guys. Do I need to monitor both sets of employees/wages? I would appreciate any info to help me bid as well as monitor this throughout. Are PW jobs typically a given % higher when bidding a job??...Read More