JCT's Home Owner Contracts are a result of the governments request for a simple, straightforward contract, written in plain English and not requiring a solicitor oversee, or fill out. They are only twelve pages long and all the customer has to do is fill in the blank spaces as per the guidelines. They could not be simpler.
It is always safer employing experienced building professionals ensures that your home building or renovation works are properly managed and completed to a high standard. The advantage of using the JCT Home Owner Contract means that you get peace of mind in knowing that the obligations of all the parties you employ - contractors, architects, surveyors, etc. are clearly set out and defined.
Features of the JCT Home Owner Contract: Simple and clear no technical or legal jargon, JCT's Home Owner Contracts are written in plain English and are easy to fill in. Project Management you can easily manage your building work by recording costs and scheduling all in one document Legal certainty the JCT Home Owner Contract gives all parties greater certainty should any difficulties arise JCT's Home Owner Repair and Maintenance Contract (HO/RM) is available as a free download.
Use the JCT Home Owner Contract to set:
The work to be done The price of the work and payment schedule Which party will be applying for planning permission Access contractors will have on site