Docstoc Legal Agreements
This is an agreement for a company that is retaining a contractor to perform work or provide
a service. It contains the material terms of the agreement including the services to be
provided, the compensation arrangement and time of completion. This document in its
draft form contains numerous of the standard clauses commonly used in these types of
agreements, however, additional language may be added to allow for customization to
ensure the specific terms of the parties� agreement are addressed. This form should be
used by contractors or companies located in Washington when hiring a contractor.
DISCLAIMERS: ALL INFORMATION AND FORMS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS, IMPLIED, OR
OTHERWISE, INCLUDING AS TO THEIR LEGAL EFFECT AND COMPLETENESS. They are for general guidance and should be modified by you o r your
attorney to meet your specific needs and the laws of your state. Use at your own risk. Docstoc, its employees or contractors who wrote or modified any
form, are NOT providing legal or any other kind of advice and are not creating or entering into an Attorney -Client relationship. The information and forms
are not a substitute for the advice of your own attorney. Use of this document and our service are deemed to be your acknowledgement and agreement to
the following: The disclaimers and links on this page and the back page(s); our Terms of Service (http://www.docstoc.com/popterm.aspx?page_id=15), and
read more here (http://www.docstoc.com/popterm.aspx?page_id=114) for additional disclaimers and more. You also agree that if you are not the person
using the document and services that you will provide such person(s) who will be with these front and back disclaimer pages. This document is not
approved, endorsed by, or affiliated with any State, or governmental or licensing entity.
Entire document copyright © Docstoc®, Inc., 2010 - 2013. All Rights Reserved
THIS CONTRACTOR AGREEMENT (“Agreement”) made this _____ [Month] _____ [Date],
20____, by and between _______________________ [Instruction: Insert name of contractor],
located at _________________________________________ [Instruction: Insert address of
contractor] (“hereinafter Contractor”), and ________________________ [Instruction: Insert
name of owner], located at ______________________________________ [Instruction: Insert
address of owner], (“hereinafter Owner”).
WITNESSETH, that Contractor and Owner for the consideration named herein agree as
1. Scope of the Work
Contractor shall furnish all the materials and perform all of the work shown on the drawings
and/or described in the specifications entitled Exhibit A, as annexed hereto as it pertains to
work to be performed on property located at:
[Instruction: Insert the location of the property]
2. Time of Completion
The work to be performed under this Agreement shall be commenced on or before _____
[Month] _____ [Date], 20____, [Instruction: Insert the commencement date] and shall be
completed on or before _____ [Month] _____ [Date], 20____. [Instruction: Insert the
completion date]. Time is the essence of this Agreement.
3. The Contract Price
Owner shall pay Contractor for the material and labor to be performed under the contract the
sum of ________ ($____) [One thousand dollars ($1,000)] [Instruction: Insert the
amount payable by the Owner], subject to additions and deductions pursuant to authorized
4. Progress Payments
Payments of the contract price shall be paid in the manner following:
[Instruction: Insert the manner by which the contract price shall be paid]
5. General Provisions
a. All work shall be completed in a workmanship like manner and in compliance with all
building codes and other applicable laws.
b. To the extent required by law, all work shall be performed by individuals duly licensed
and authorized by law to perform said work.
c. Contractor may, at his discretion, engage subcontractors to perform work hereunder,
provided Contractor shall fully pay said subcontractor and in all instances remain
responsible for the proper completion of this contract.
d. Contractor shall furnish Owner appropriate releases or waivers of lien for all work
performed or materials provided at the time the next periodic payment shall be due.
e. All change orders shall be in writing and signed by both Owner and Contractor.
f. Contractor warrants he is adequately insured for injury to his employees and others
incurring loss or injury