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Old 03-25-2014, 08:46 PM
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silt fence repo ?

Anyone ever had to reposes super silt ? Have a customer that has not paid from last Oct. and we are going to meet the inspector on site and pull it all up. 1800 ft. We paid for it , we installed it and it is our property so up its going to come.
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Old 03-25-2014, 08:48 PM
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Wow. That's a first. I would call the customer and advise them, got hunch they might pay up.
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Old 03-25-2014, 09:00 PM
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That's a new one on me, but hey if they won't pay rip it out. Time for some these deadbeat customers to get what they have coming to them. Just out of curiosity, what is 1800' of silt fence worth alone without the labor? Seems like a lot of work for the reward so to speak. But I am all for making a point and recovering what is yours since they won't pay. Good luck!
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Old 03-25-2014, 09:40 PM
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Anyone ever had to reposes super silt ? Have a customer that has not paid from last Oct. and we are going to meet the inspector on site and pull it all up. 1800 ft. We paid for it , we installed it and it is our property so up its going to come.
You should get a legal opinion first--- go through the process--- Tony
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Old 03-26-2014, 08:04 AM
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You should get a legal opinion first--- go through the process--- Tony
Not really concerned about whats "right" . The law usually protects the criminal. As far as Im concerned I bought it wasn't reimbursed for it so I'm going to pick it up and when I am almost done someone will mysteriously call the grading inspector
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Old 03-26-2014, 08:14 AM
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Not really concerned about whats "right" . The law usually protects the criminal. As far as Im concerned I bought it wasn't reimbursed for it so I'm going to pick it up and when I am almost done someone will mysteriously call the grading inspector
Did the guy say he wasn't going pay for it ( think that be the only reason to repo it )
Or is the guy's money all tied up in the project and He hasn't got a pay out from the project

I know few times I did silt fence I always got 1/2 before the I installed it and the other half in 30-60 days think one time was 90 days
But all the silt fence job I have done I always been the landscaper in the project.
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Old 03-25-2014, 09:44 PM
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I'm pretty sure once things are installed you can't take them back legally, however I would do it anyway. Reminds me of that YouTube paver video, I got a kick out of that.
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Old 03-25-2014, 09:45 PM
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Old 03-25-2014, 10:04 PM
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You may want to do it at night.......ninja style. Once you start pulling it, if they are smart they will kick you off site. Once you have pulled up, make a call to the local epa and let the GC explain why he is not meeting his storm water plan requirements.
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Old 03-25-2014, 10:27 PM
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Not even worth it. Phone the EPA or local environmental authority and tell them it is getting ripped up on such a date if they do not pay . They will contact the person responsible. Keep in mind, if you rip it up you will never get paid. Also I only know one developer who pays in under 120 days so mabee it is worth it to wait another month or 2
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