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Build a Passion for Problem Solving

Build a Passion for Problem Solving

Breaking away from the stigma and cultivating an industry in which professionals are rooting for each other is how Eddie and Tyler believe tradesfolk can revive the construction industry.

What Makes a Contract?

What Makes a Contract?

Karalynn’s emphasis on her plain-English explanations make it all easy to understand and spell out exactly why the modern-day construction contract is such a tricky beast to conquer.

How to Gain a Leading Edge

How to Gain a Leading Edge

In this podcast episode, Karalynn Cromeens and Todd Dawalt talk about everything related to contractors, construction, and information to help you run better construction businesses.

The Unbound Truth about Bond Claims

The Unbound Truth about Bond Claims

A bond in the physical world is just a few pieces of paper. In the legal world, it is a promise by the insurance company that issued the bond to pay valid bond claims if the general contractor does not. This blog will give you the unbound truth about bond claims.

Requirements for an Enforceable Lien in Texas

Requirements for an Enforceable Lien in Texas

In this blog, we review the requirements for an enforceable lien in Texas to learn more about what you can be doing to get paid what is rightfully yours. The consequences of an invalid lien can be harsh, so make sure you follow the property lien timelines and that everything you put in a lien is truthful and can be verified.

Effective and Timely Lien Notices

Effective and Timely Lien Notices

Sending effective and timely lien notices is the key to perfecting your lien rights. The lien process is time sensitive, and each state has different requirements you must follow.

Construction Insurance In Depth

Construction Insurance In Depth

The Quit Getting Screwed podcast focuses on everything related to contractors, construction, and information to help you run better businesses. The transcript of Episode 5, “Construction Insurance In Depth” follows.

The 411 on Bonds & Surety

The 411 on Bonds & Surety

In the Quit Getting Screwed podcast, we talk about everything related to contractors, construction, and information to help you run better businesses. The transcript of Episode 3, “The 411 on Bonds & Surety,” follows.

Highs and Lows in Construction Law

Highs and Lows in Construction Law

Construction Law is a tricky topic. Luckily, Owner and Managing Partner of The Cromeens Law Firm, Karalynn Cromeens, is joined by Lien Specialist Jessica Mora and Sr. Managing Attorney Courtney Stricklen to discuss it all.