Waltham, MA asked in Construction Law for New Hampshire

Q: Is it legal for an LLC construction company to charge customers by the hour?

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Alexandra Brewer
Alexandra Brewer
  • Construction Law Lawyer
  • Manchester, NH
  • Licensed in New Hampshire

A: Generally, a construction company or general contractor can charge by the hour and the terms and pricing are outlined in your contract. Some companies may be willing to negotiate a fixed price or a mix of the two. However, it is usually unlikely for a general contractor to charge by the hour as they usually charge a daily rate or a percentage of the cost of the project. If you are looking for an attorney to review your contract, please feel free to contact me.

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