I hired an independent contractor to replace the roof on my
I hired an independent contractor to replace the roof on my patio and dispose of the old roof. The contractor removed the old roof, removed some of the old material but did not complete the job to cov… read more
956 satisfied customers
Over 1 year ago (2016), I paid a contractor in Cashier's
Over 1 year ago (2016), I paid a contractor in Cashier's checks which the contractor subsequently rejected. Upon the Contractors rejection of the payment in writing, I demanded return of the Cashier's… read more
5,541 satisfied customers
If you hire a contractor to build a structure and you pay
If you hire a contractor to build a structure and you pay him then he refuses to build the structure or return your money when you cancel, what remedy do you have. It is above the typical small claims… read more
10,701 satisfied customers
On this past Tuesday, I agreed to have some cement work done
On this past Tuesday, I agreed to have some cement work done on my home by a private contractor. His references were reputable and I agreed to the work without a contract, he agreed. I gave him an adv… read more
35,899 satisfied customers
An unlicensed electrical contractor who presented as
An unlicensed electrical contractor who presented as licensed abandoned his tools and loaded trailer when he no showed the job. I fired him within 3 days and had a license Electrician come in... this … read more
2,583 satisfied customers
Im a contractor in washington state and the property I work
I'm a contractor in washington state and the property I work on (as well as own) was fully remodeled and is almost complete. The neighbor next door has just been a nightmare to deal with...angry, dema… read more
21,058 satisfied customers
I hired a contractor to due work in my house that was not completed.
I hired a contractor to due work in my house that was not completed. The agreement was for the contractor to do the siding on the outside of my house (front and two sides), roof, porch including stair… read more
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
I paid a kitchen remodel company a substancel amount of money
I paid a kitchen remodel company a substancel amount of money ($6300.00) for a $11,500.00 total, kitchen remodel job. The owner of the company deposited the check the next day, which cleared. Three da… read more
3,418 satisfied customers
WHAT IS THE BREACH OF CONTRACT LAW FOR NORTH CAROLINA I HIRED
WHAT IS THE BREACH OF CONTRACT LAW FOR NORTH CAROLINA? I HIRED A CONTRACTOR TO DO WORK IN MY HOME, HE NEVER STARTED ANY OF THE JOBS. I DID SIGN A CONTRACT FOR BATHROOM REMODEL. CONTRACTOR GOT ANGRY BE… read more
1,233 satisfied customers
My attorney owes me $6,000 that my ex-husband paid to him through
My attorney owes me $6,000 that my ex-husband paid to him through a court order made in July 2008. I also asked him for the $7,000 retainer that was also paid to him by my ex-husband for my legal fees… read more
37,773 satisfied customers
Hi, I am a small restaurant owner. One handicaped (quadriplegic)
Hi, I am a small restaurant owner. One handicaped (quadriplegic) lady's attorney sent me a letter. According to the letter, if I don't pay money to her by settlement, her attorney will file a lawsuit … read more
47,491 satisfied customers
Any and all recommendations would be most appreciated. Four
Any and all recommendations would be most appreciated. Four Questions: #1 Is the Contractor in breech of the contract? #2 Am legally on the hook to pay the Contractor's electrician directly? (I have n… read more
10,512 satisfied customers
I signed a contract with a contractor to remodel two bathrooms
I signed a contract with a contractor to remodel two bathrooms in my home. One was completed and the other was to be completed soon after the first one. Five weeks went by and finally he called and ne… read more
1,782 satisfied customers
I hired a contractor to do some exterior work on my home.
I hired a contractor to do some exterior work on my home. Such as replace the siding, trim, windows, and paint the exterior. I paid him most of our agreed amt as he needed to buy materials. He started… read more
2,328 satisfied customers
I just tried to get this answered but was unable to get the ...
I just tried to get this answered but was unable to get the answer after I entered my cc info. So here is the question again. I entered into a contract with a remodel contractor. I paid a small amount… read more
Attorney at Law
982 satisfied customers
I live in kansas. I hired a contractor to do some ...
I live in Kansas. I hired a contractor to do some remodeling on my home! It has been over 10 months and the work is not completed all the way! The work is poor quality, my deck splitting and I have it… read more
7,047 satisfied customers
Hi, Am trying to settle some remodel issues. The ...
Hi, Am trying to settle some remodel issues. The contractor doesn't want to give us release of leans from the subs until we pay--plus, the bill is 6 grand more than the original contract. Some we feel… read more
Dennis M. Smith
1,276 satisfied customers
I live in NY and recently purchased a house in PA that ...
I live in NY and recently purchased a house in PA that needed work. I hired a contractor, stupidly paid him (via wire transfer) a sum of money ahead of time for materials, and 5 months later still hav… read more
2,906 satisfied customers
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