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Can he puts a lien on my house for this case?
This is a really, really common ploy of contractors in Texas, particularly those that are "storm chasers". While he can put a lien on the house, that just requires him filing some papers, if you then sue him the court will strike it and likely award you your attorney's fees.
Please ask any additional questions in this thread. I want to be sure that all of your questions are answered.
Yes, they can. It's dishonest and you can get their licenses suspended, sue them for fraud, etc.
Attorney's fees vary tremendously across the state. My guess is $3500 or so but it could be higher. You could get that awarded back to you.
It's hard sometimes. However, you can get the license suspended and maybe even get them arrested for fraud.
You may be able to get Legal Aid to help or if you look around there may be a lawyer that will do it for less, plus a piece of whatever the judge awards. There are lots of lawyers looking for work now.
Another solution is to go and get a local attorney now to send a letter to this guy advising him of all the potential ramifications if he continues. That usually works and will only cost $100 or so.
But you have to do that now, before he files anything.
Yes, that would be the kind of lien, technically it is usually called a "Mechanics and Materialman's lien" but there are forms with a variety of names on them although they all do the same thing.
The lien is no longer valid if he doesn't sue but it will still be in the record and will cloud the title if you were to do anything which requires a policy of title insurance. They will require you to get the lien removed before they will issue the title insurance.