What to do with a non-performing contractor?
Cabinet Guy (a 2-man operation) said he could get started in about 4 weeks and be done 3 weeks later. We gave him $2K to get started. Although part of his job was to remove the doors, drawers and hardware, we had all that done when he came for them AT 8 WEEKS. "I'll have these back and finish the job in a couple weeks." He's had them 4 weeks now, and not so much as a phone call to update us on his progress. The cabinet job is now 5 weeks late.
We've called the GC several times, he's amazed that Cabinet Guy hasn't completed and hasn't called. The GC finally disclosed that Cabinet Guy's been out of town this last week, attending to the memorial service and burying of his mom's ashes .. she died a month before ...»