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File A New York Mechanics Lien: How to Recover Outstanding Payments in Construction

File A New York Mechanics Lien: How to Recover Outstanding Payments in Construction

April 1, 2020

This comprehensive guide details the process of filing a New York mechanics lien. Read on to know your lien rights and how you can protect them.

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March Construction Insider: Lobby against closures, wood industry’s ‘essential’ designation, more

March Construction Insider: Lobby against closures, wood industry’s ‘essential’ designation, more

March 31, 2020

This month: Lobby against closures; forest, wood industry’s ‘essential’ designation; high demand for US, Canadian softwood lumber; and more

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Wisconsin Subcontractor Claim for Lien: Requirements, Notices and Deadlines

Wisconsin Subcontractor Claim for Lien: Requirements, Notices and Deadlines

March 30, 2020

This guide explains everything you need to know about filing a Wisconsin Subcontractor Claim for Lien, from preparing the mechanics lien form to releasing it once you finally get paid.

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How to Protect Your Construction Business from Late Payments

How to Protect Your Construction Business from Late Payments

March 26, 2020

Detailed here are steps that businesses in the construction sector can take to protect themselves from delayed payments.

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Original Contractor Claim of Lien: How to Recover Overdue Payments

Original Contractor Claim of Lien: How to Recover Overdue Payments

March 24, 2020

This guide details everything a general contractor must know about protecting their lien rights and filing a mechanics lien.

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How a Subcontractor Claim of Lien Works to Get You Paid

How a Subcontractor Claim of Lien Works to Get You Paid

March 22, 2020

This guide explains everything a subcontractor must know when filing a mechanics lien, from protecting lien rights to completing the mechanics lien form.

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How to Deal with and Prevent Commercial Building Delays

How to Deal with and Prevent Commercial Building Delays

March 20, 2020

Here are four key tips for avoiding delays on your construction project—and minimizing their damage when they do happen.

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California Preliminary Notice for Public Projects: Who Must Serve and When

California Preliminary Notice for Public Projects: Who Must Serve and When

March 19, 2020

This guide details the ins and outs of serving a California Preliminary Notice for Public Projects, from which parties are required to serve it to the consequences of failing to do so on time.

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Texas Notice for Specially Fabricated Materials: When and How to Serve

Texas Notice for Specially Fabricated Materials: When and How to Serve

March 17, 2020

The Texas Notice for Specially Fabricated Materials is a preliminary notice that applies to those who create custom materials for a construction project. This guide explains the fundamentals of this notice.

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Arizona Amended Preliminary Notice: Requirements and When to Serve

Arizona Amended Preliminary Notice: Requirements and When to Serve

March 17, 2020

In Arizona, if the total price of your services increases from the original value, you are required to serve an Amended Twenty-Day Preliminary Notice. This guide details everything you need to know about this notice.

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