3 Things Successful Builders Do Right | Crouch & Lyndon Lawyers

3 Things Successful Builders Do Right | Crouch & Lyndon Lawyers

At Crouch & Lyndon Lawyers, we’ve helped many builders put contracts together, manage projects, resolve disputes or get paid for projects.  By supporting our builder-clients, we’ve noticed some common themes over the years which contribute to their success as builders. So, what do successful builders have in common? Below are 3 things we think successful[…]

Don't Get Caught Out. Building Companies & QBCC Licensing

Don’t Get Caught Out | Building Companies & QBCC Licensing

One of the biggest decisions builders and tradies will make when starting their construction business is how to structure it. It’s really important to get good advice up-front.  How a building and construction business is structured will determine things like:- tax liability asset protection ongoing costs volume of paperwork reporting requirements the business owner’s personal[…]

Builders and Tradies | 5 Things To Do Before Christmas Shut Down

Builders and Tradies | 5 Things To Do Before Christmas Shut Down

It makes sense for construction businesses to down tools over the Christmas holiday period.  Many suppliers, subcontractors and manufacturers are also closed.   And generally there is a shortage of supplies and workers during this period. Here are some things you should do to get ready for the Christmas shutdown period. Tell your clients you’ll be[…]

Don't Want To Be Sued? 5 Ways To Keep Lawyers Away

Don’t Want To Be Sued? 5 Ways To Keep Lawyers Away

Running your own construction business is hard work, but (fingers-crossed) it also very rewarding and profitable. Getting sued is never fun.  Legal proceedings are expensive, time-consuming and soul destroying.  Legal disputes can also demolish the profit margin on a project, or dry-up the business’s cash flow, very quickly. We get asked many times, “How do[…]