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The Ups and Downs of Concrete

This picture was taken from a foundation case our firm was involved in.  As you can see, without a doubt, the most irritating aspects for a builder and homeowner, and one which causes so much litigation, is concrete.  It comes in many forms, depending upon where you live, but here are a few common issues:…

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A Call to Action Seeking Common Sense Licensing Requirements in the Construction Industry

I wish to bring to your attention a problem that has festered in Texas for a long time but has recently become a very serious issue and growing rapidly. Many people or entities posing as general contractors are taking countless unsuspecting homeowners and would-be homeowners for their life savings. Every day, self-proclaimed contractors approach consumers…

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MY PRICE IS FIXED, BUT MY COSTS ARE NOT!

Materials costs are skyrocketing!  The obvious resulting dilemma with a fixed price contract is if the contractor must absorb these increased costs and cannot change the total contract price, the project could become unprofitable.  We have fielded many recent requests concerning what homeowners can do when they are a party to a fixed price (“Turnkey”)…

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Subcontractors: How to Get Paid!

The best way to avoid payment issues is to negotiate the payment terms and conditions of the contract, as well as the remedies of the parties from the beginning.  But of course, unfortunately, there are times a general contractor (“GC”) is slow to pay or fails to pay its subcontractors.  If you are a subcontractor…

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Kelly M. Davis & Associates, LLC
550 S. Edmonds Ln Ste 210
Lewisville, TX 75067

Phone:
972-434-8009

E-mail:
firm@dallasconstructionlaw.com

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