Toledo, OH asked in Construction Law for Ohio

Q: What rights to we have if a roofing company agreed via email/text to a full refund if not completed by a certain date?

We signed 9/25/23 and we still have not had any work done. After having to harass them to take our calls, they agreed in an email and text messages to have the work completed by 12/8/23. Materials were delivered 12/7/23, but they did not show up. We wanted a refund but they refuse.

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Joseph Jaap
Joseph Jaap
  • Construction Law Lawyer
  • Cincinnati, OH
  • Licensed in Ohio

A: You could sue them for breach of contract - in small claims court if your refund claim is $6000 or less. If more, then sue in Municipal Court. Use the Find a Lawyer tab to consult a local litigation attorney.

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