Jetways Installation, CA & NV Expired Licenses and HVAC/HERS Alert

“Measure twice and cut once” is a good rule carpenters use to get a cut right. Getting the right information in the highly complex license regulations that ‘rule’a contractor’s world is also essential. We ‘take-off’ with a mix of ‘half and half’ questions that help illustrate why contractors should consider expert assistance in following the rules … Continue reading Jetways Installation, CA & NV Expired Licenses and HVAC/HERS Alert

Non-profit Qualifier, AZ Reciprocity and CSLB Penalties & Bankruptcy

The introduction of Limited Liability Company, or LLC licensing in CA has opened a relative ‘floodgate’ as contractors explore this new way to organize their companies. However, like all things, unexpected consequences come with this new way of doing business. We also touch on judgments in bankruptcy, license reciprocity state-to-state and wrap up with an … Continue reading Non-profit Qualifier, AZ Reciprocity and CSLB Penalties & Bankruptcy

Worker Comp & LLC Licensing, LLC’s in Public Bids and Education Credit

With social media, instant pictures and 140 character messaging it’s nice to know when your name comes up in actual conversation! Don’t be ‘alarmed’ but you may need a contractor license for ‘security’.  What license ‘works’ for public bids by a Limited Liability Company?..   Q:  In talking with a contractor friend, your name was … Continue reading Worker Comp & LLC Licensing, LLC’s in Public Bids and Education Credit

Qualifiers & Ownership, “C-4” or “C-20”, “C-35” or “C-9” & Swimming Pools

Like The Professor and Sherman from those old cartoon reruns, we fire up the ‘way back’ machine for a contractor’s question. A couple of contractors who’ve reached their ‘boiling point’ on bids need a short answer, and a long one. A General discovers they can play, but not get in the ‘pool’ alone… Q:  You … Continue reading Qualifiers & Ownership, “C-4” or “C-20”, “C-35” or “C-9” & Swimming Pools