Q: Handyman threatening lien on property as I refuse to pay for his very bad work. What are my options?
Structure (pergola) he built did not follow construction plans. Had to be partially disassembled as blocked main entry to home. Entire structure off plumb requiring filler pieces. He is not bonded or licensed. No written contract done. I supplied detailed project plans and all construction brackets worth $500. He supplied wood and labor ($1200).
A: Your best bet is probably to schedule a consultation with an attorney that handles contract disputes.
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