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I paid him $1500 out of $1800. AlsoI have been requesting a warranty but to no avail he will not get back to me.
Thanks. You can bring this suit in small claims court without a lawyer. Most of these courts allow you to file the claim on line by filling out a simple complaint form. If not, you simply need to go to the county courthouse to file the form. It is a self-explanatory form and easily completed.
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I have several questions:
1. How long does it take to go to small claims court?
2. I dont have a completed kitchen what do i do in the mean time?
3. How much can I sue for?
1. You can generally get a hearing scheduled in 15-20 days.
2. You can have someone else finish it and include in your damages any excess costs incurred in doing so.
3. You can sue for any damages you have incurred due to his default.
HI I have two more questions:
1. What do I need for smaill claims court. All I have is a cancelled check. I asked for a contract/warranty however, the contractor walked out and never gave it to me.
2. If I dont have my kitchen updated can I still go to small claims court? Should I have estimates from other contractors
3. What happens if I file a suit and he doesnt show up to court
4. He is licensed with NY i checked this out on the DOS website. does this help me?
1. What do I need for small claims court. All I have is a canceled check. I asked for a contract/warranty however, the contractor walked out and never gave it to me. Take pictures of your kitchen, the check, and any other correspondence you might have ...emails, texts, voicemails, etc.
2. If I dont have my kitchen updated can I still go to small claims court? Should I have estimates from other contractors It doesn't need to be finished, but you should get an estimate from another contractor as to what it costs to finish so that you can quantify your damages.
3. What happens if I file a suit and he doesnt show up to court You will get a default judgment allowing you to attach his assets, including bank accounts.
4. He is licensed with NY i checked this out on the DOS website. does this help me? Yes, it shows that NY is the proper jurisdiction.
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