Construction Contracts Boone NC

Sometimes the subcontractor in Boone is asked to waive his rights for claims on extra work. Don't do it. Never give up your rights to claims for damages or the performance of extra work under any circumstances.

Donald M. Watson Jr.
(828) 264-6126
642 W KING ST
BOONE, NC
Specialties
Real Estate, Construction
Education
University of North Carolina School of Law,University of North Carolina
State Licensing
North Carolina

David J. Turlington III
(828) 263-8860
890 West King Street, P. O. Box 140
Boone, NC
Specialties
Business, Family, Construction
State Licensing
North Carolina

John Patrick Haywood
(336) 478-1177
235 N EDGEWORTH ST
GREENSBORO, NC
Specialties
Litigation, Construction
Education
University of North Carolina School of Law,North Carolina State University
State Licensing
North Carolina

Edward F. Hennessey IV
(704) 377-8375
101 N TRYON ST STE 1900
CHARLOTTE, NC
Specialties
Litigation, Construction, Employment, Environmental
Education
Cornell Law School,Dartmouth College
State Licensing
North Carolina

B. Ford Robertson
(919) 420-1772
3737 Glenwood Ave., Suite 400
Raleigh, NC
Specialties
Real Estate, Construction, Commercial
State Licensing
North Carolina

Frank C. Wilson III
(828) 264-6126
642 W KING ST
BOONE, NC
Specialties
Personal Injury, Car Accident, Construction, Litigation, Insurance
Education
Samford University, Cumberland School of Law,University of Alabama
State Licensing
North Carolina

Paul Augustus Capua
(828) 264-0260
The Green House, 164 S. Depot St
Boone, NC
Specialties
Employment, Commercial, Construction, International Law
Education
South Texas College of Law,Florida State University
State Licensing
Florida, North Carolina

Trent Eugene Jernigan
(336) 721-3664
One West Fourth St.
Winston Salem, NC
Specialties
Real Estate, Antitrust, Construction
State Licensing
North Carolina

John A. Gardner III
(704) 319-5441
PO BOX 30397
CHARLOTTE, NC
Specialties
Litigation, Construction, Environmental, Medical Malpractice, Defective & Dangerous Products
Education
University of North Carolina School of Law,North Carolina State University
State Licensing
North Carolina

Richard T. Boyette
(919) 863-8729
5420 WADE PARK BLVD STE 300
RALEIGH, NC
Specialties
Ethics, Defective & Dangerous Products, Construction, Real Estate, Mediation
Education
University of North Carolina School of Law,University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
State Licensing
North Carolina

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Source: MASONRY CONSTRUCTION MAGAZINE
Publication date: February 1, 2007

By Ron Willis

Sometimes the subcontractor is asked to waive his rights for claims on extra work. Don't do it. Never give up your rights to claims for damages or the performance of extra work under any circumstances.

Subcontractors need to be compensated with more funds and time by the GC for all extras incorporated into the work that are not specifically spelled out in the contract documents. It is the general contractor's responsibility to retrieve those funds from the respective trades or owner that originally generated the extra. If the owner or any of the subcontractors or suppliers requests an extra from your firm, they should pay for it.

There is often a statement like this in the subcontract: “The subcontractor will not be paid for any extra work where the cost has not been predetermined and the time extensions have been agreed on in advance in a signed change order by the contractor.” This statement works in your favor.

However, back it up with a sentence something like this: “No extra work will be done unless requested in writing and a price agreed on by both the general contractor and the subcontractor.” However, as often as not, there will be a counter statement that says that the subcontractor must perform extra work without compensation when asked. It generally reads like this: “If any dispute arises between the contractor and subcontractor as to ...

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