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How to File a Mechanics Lien in Texas

How to File a Mechanics Lien in Texas

August 23, 2019

Filing a mechanics lien in Texas may initially seem intimidating. The rules change depending on what role you play on a construction project, and there are also specific regulations that you may not encounter when working in other states. Whether you’re a contractor, a subcontractor, or a material supplier, this guide should help you understand everything you need to know about filing a mechanics lien in Texas.

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How to File a Construction Lien in Utah

How to File a Construction Lien in Utah

August 22, 2019

This guide will inform you about the basic rules that you must follow when filing a mechanics lien in Utah. The mechanics lien – also known as the construction lien in Utah – is a legal right that every construction professional must learn how to use, so read on to find out how you can properly exercise this right in Utah.

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Weekly Roundup: Construction input price decrease, builder confidence rise, & more

Weekly Roundup: Construction input price decrease, builder confidence rise, & more

August 19, 2019

This week on Construction Insider: Construction input prices down by 0.6% from July last year, builder confidence on rising trend, Congress to extend solar tax incentives

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Invoice Factoring for Government Contracts

Invoice Factoring for Government Contracts

August 13, 2019

Working for a government construction project is a highly coveted task for most construction companies. Government contracts tend to span years and they are also large-scale, which means that the invoices and potential earnings are also huge. On top of that, the government is also obligated to fulfill their contractual obligations. Payment is guaranteed to […]

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Weekly Roundup: July’s construction job rise, builder woes due to labor shortage, more

Weekly Roundup: July’s construction job rise, builder woes due to labor shortage, more

August 12, 2019

This week on Construction Insider: Construction jobs increased by 4,000 in July, labor shortage still costly for home builders, California board to limit who can install energy systems

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How to File a Mechanics Lien in Montana

How to File a Mechanics Lien in Montana

August 9, 2019

Filing a mechanics lien in Montana is slightly different from other states. There are strict regulations concerning the preliminary notice — the Notice of Right to Claim lien — and copies of the mechanics lien are served before you file the document.

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What’s the Difference Between Invoice Factoring and Purchase Order Financing?

What’s the Difference Between Invoice Factoring and Purchase Order Financing?

August 5, 2019

Keeping finances in order is one of the most challenging aspects of running a construction business. There is often a domino effect that takes place when cash is tight. Fortunately, there are a lot of financing options available to contractors, material suppliers, and other construction providers that can help when cashflow suffers--invoice factoring and purchase order financing being two of the most popular choices. Read more on both here.

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Weekly Roundup: June construction spending, construction cost’s threat to economy, & more

Weekly Roundup: June construction spending, construction cost’s threat to economy, & more

August 5, 2019

This week on Construction Insider: US construction spending declines by 1.3%, lumber company stops production due to labor strike, steep construction costs pose threat to economy

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Weekly Roundup: New construction jobs in 42 states, June construction boost, & more

Weekly Roundup: New construction jobs in 42 states, June construction boost, & more

July 29, 2019

This week on Construction Insider: Construction jobs increase in 42 states, June construction soars by 9%, house bill to mandate federal heat stress standard

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