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Are they giving you a reason for their stopping work?
Was there anything in the contract that allowed them to charge extra? Many contracts state that the figures in there are estimates only and the numbers may change.
Did the contract allow for additional charges?
Is that in writing? What I'm trying to find out is if there is a writing that says that the amount can be changed.
You can hire a lawyer and pursue them and claim "bait and switch". BAsed on what I've read and hear most contracts with Lowe's end up having additional amounts added on to them and they never actually do a job for what is quoted.
To do that you would need to get a lawyer and then get another roofer out there to look at the house and see if there is a lot of plywood that needs changing.
You can argue with the Lowe's home office but you're not going to get much accomplished by that.
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You can find a lawyer to assist you by going to www.lawyers.com and in the section for Area of Practice enter Civil Litigation or Consumer Law. Either of those will have the skill set you need.
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