Substantial Completion Defined

Patrick BarthetContracts

Every contractor has heard the term and many have had to figure out exactly what it means.  Substantial completion is a legal term found in construction contracts to define that … Read More

Start Work or Else

Patrick BarthetContracts

If you’re a contractor doing any sort of repair, restoration, improvement or construction to a residential property in Florida, and receive a deposit or initial payment totaling more than 10% … Read More

Breach is a Serious Thing

Patrick BarthetContracts

If your construction project runs into trouble, you might begin to see a minor disagreement turn into a more serious legal dispute. And in no time, the word “breach” could … Read More