Monthly Archives: July 2017

CEO Departures, Pool Pumps, RMO Judgments and Adding ‘C-8′ to a General License

Help for a General with ‘concrete’ plans to win the bids! Coming back from overseas, this contractor may be ‘guilty’ by association unless he acts fast. What could be better in a heat wave than a dip in a ‘pools’ … Continue reading

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Expediting HIS, CFC/EPA, NV Bidder’s Preference and License Change Fingerprinting

When are the slowest and fastest way to get something done exactly the same? When it’s the only way! I have a ‘preferential’ answer for a contractor with ambitions to ‘gamble’ on public works in Nevada and pass along an … Continue reading

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NV ‘B-2′, CA ‘B’ Reciprocity, NV & CA Renewal Costs and Replacing Qualifiers

Better late than never? No! Not for licensed contractors. A Nevada General ‘stacks’ up his experience but discovers he won’t get a ‘reciprocal’ free ride or avoid being ‘tested’ in California. First, timing is everything in more than just comedy…(rimshot?) … Continue reading

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CA/NV Electrical Licensing, Forming Contractor ‘S’ Corp, Limited Partners and NV Indemnification

We ‘partner’ with contractors on questions and answers here. We find an ‘affiliate’ relationship to guide a license applicant in Nevada and recall former First Lady Nancy Reagan in having to ‘just say no’ to another contractor… Q:  I am … Continue reading

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Advertising Rules, Handyman Limit, License Requirements on Public Contracts

Sometimes concrete is hard, especially when it’s a public project. Unlicensed is unlicensed with a ‘hard cost’ if you do work beyond the legal limits. You should also be up to date on the ‘social’ implications for contractor’s advertising…   … Continue reading

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Water Remediation, NV Owner’s Proof, Fiberglass and Contractor Signage

Now you see it, now you don’t? What’s the real news on business names and advertising? I will ‘synthesize’ the answer for a painting contractor, another gets the recipe for ‘proof’ pudding, and we ‘tear down’ the walls to expose … Continue reading

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Renewals and Changes of Address, RME & RMO and General Advertising on Trucks

While time changes us, it doesn’t ‘age’ most of the rules and regulations for contractors. However, in this ‘blast from the past’ we take a look back at answers that remain the same.  Find more on cutredtape.com under Archives! … … Continue reading

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New CSLB Registrar, Convictions & Licensing, RMO & LLC and Limited Partnerships

Our congratulations end this session of contractor Q/A. I begin with ‘limited’ help for an attorney, offer a corporate contractor a chance to ‘sole’ source his work and respond with ‘conviction’ to help give hope to a license applicant… Q:  … Continue reading

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