Author: Daniel Leach

  • Another nasty email from Vern

    Vern seems to have spiraled a little deeper into the abyss, as shown by the very nasty email he sent me today. Pushy and demanding, with a large audience and false information, it shows the turn Vern took late last year when the verbal abuse started towards me.

  • Owners Representation

    “An owner’s representative operates as part of the project team, but they work under a separate contract held with the owner. Their role is to act on behalf of the owner to oversee the entire project. This can include the planning, design, construction and commissioning, as well as the closeout phases.” When I perform the […]

  • Hang the Trike!

    Under the heading, ‘Custom Field Projects’, I got an interesting lead for a client that wanted some overhead garage storage shelves moved about to make room for hanging a recumbent trike from the ceiling, and I was immediately piqued! At our first site visit, I was presented with a tidy drawing on graph paper showing […]

  • Settlement Offer

    I put together a settlement offer for Vern today, an easy way for him to pay off the debt he owes me without any liens filed, legal action, or further issues. Vern replied: Daniel,I can acknowledge that Ridge Construction owes you some money, amount to be determined.I also see that you technically committed civil trespass […]

  • My first Project Recovery

    I first tackled a recovery project when a neighbor of a project I was on came over and asked me if I would take a look at the mess their previous contractor had left behind.I’d spent a lot of time with this neighbor already; she had come over most every day after I introduced myself […]