As far as getting the money, if you feel that you completed the job as you originally told her you would. I would file a mechanics lien, I send out a letter of intent at 60 days letting the property owner know I intend to file the lien in 30 days. And that an additional $350 will be added to the lein for fileing and attorney fees. 9 times ut of 10 the customer calls to make arangements
Why do people not respect us as they do other tradesmen? Because every Tom, Dick, and Harry doesn't think he can be a plumber or electrician!