Cabinetry Terms and Conditions

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					This document sets forth the terms and conditions of an agreement between a general
contractor and a cabinetry subcontractor whereby the general contractor pays a fee for
the cabinetry services of the subcontractor. As drafted the agreement requires the
subcontractor to maintain a minimum amount of public liability and property damage
insurance coverage, and the agreement has an arbitration clause with an attorney’s fee
provision. This agreement contains standard clauses but also has opportunities for
customization to fit the needs of the drafting parties.
                     CABINETRY TERMS AND CONDITIONS

1.       HAZARDOUS MATERIALS

In the event the Subcontractor encounters any hazardous materials while performing the Work,
the Subcontractor may stop the Work until such time a fee has been negotiated between the
General Contractor and the Subcontractor for the removal of the hazardous materials. Hazardous
materials shall mean any material that because of its quantity, concentration or physical chemical
characteristics may pose a real hazard to human health or the environment. Hazardous materials
shall include, but not be limited to, flammable and combustible material, toxic material,
corrosive material, aerosols, compressed gases, mercury, asbestos, bulk fuels, medical waste and
chemical, biological and radiological materials.

2.       REMOVAL OF DEBRIS

Upon completion of the Work, the Subcontractor agrees that it shall promptly remove all debris
and equipment from the Premises and leave the Premises in a good state of cleanliness.

3.       ARBITRATION

In the event a dispute arises under this Agreement, the General Contractor and the Subcontractor
hereby agree to attempt to resolve such dispute with a mutually agreed upon mediator. Such
mediation shall occur in the City of ______________. Any costs and fees other than attorney
fees shall be shared equally between the General Contractor and the Subcontractor. If it proves
impossible to arrive at a mutually satisfactory solution, the General Contractor and the
Subcontractor hereby agree to submit the dispute to binding arbitration in the same city or
region, conducted on a confidential basis pursuant to the laws of the governing jurisdiction.

Any decision or award as a result of any such arbitration proceeding shall include the assessment
of costs, expenses and reasonable attorney's fees and shall include a written determination of the
arbitrators. An award of arbitration shall be final and binding on the General Contractor and the
Subcontractor and may be confirmed in a court of competent jurisdiction. The prevailing party
shall have the right to collect from the other party its reasonable costs and attorney fees incurred
in enforcing this Agreement.

4.       FEES

In the event the General Contractor fails to make the payment of Fees to the Subcontractor as
contemplated in the Agreement, the Subcontractor shall have the right to cease all Work at the
Premises until such time the General Contractor makes all payments due and owing to the
Subcontractor. In the event the General Contractor fails to make any payment of fees due and
owing to the Subcontractor within ______ (___) days of such payment being due, the
Subcontractor shall have the right to breach the failure of such payment as a material breach of



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the Agreement and shall have the right to terminate the Agreement and not complete the Work
contemplated therein.

5.       PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS

These are the specifications that the Subcontractor will adhere to when building and installing
the cabinetry:

(a)      Cabinet Box Construction: insert particulars

(b)       Material and Grade:

(c)      Cabinet Finish:

(d)      Door Style:

(e)      Shelves:

(f)      Hinges:

(g)      Handles/Knobs:

(h)      Moldings:

6.       PRELIMINARY DRAWINGS

The General Contractor will provide to the Subcontractor one set of preliminary drawings of the
cabinetry to be built and installed at the Premises. All preliminary drawings will belong to the
General Contractor.

7.       CABINETRY FINISHES

The Subcontractor will ensure that the finishes of the cabinetry will be high quality finishing
materials, consistent with wood preparation. The Subcontractor cannot ensure that every piece
of wood for the cabinetry will be exactly alike due to the properties of wood not being consistent
themselves. Such inconsistencies in the wood of the cabinetry may not be an exact match to the
initial sample provided to the Subcontractor. The Subcontractor cannot warrant the finish of the
cabinetry from peeling, cracking, splitting, fading or any other issues that result.

8.       COMPLIANCE WITH BUILDING REGULATIONS

The General Contractor agrees that the Subcontractor shall not be held liable or responsible for
the failure by the General Contractor to adhere to any relevant building codes, regulations or
ordinances. The Subcontractor shall not be held responsible or liable for any existing abnormal
or unusual conditions at the Premises.




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9.       ADDITIONAL WORK

In the event any additional work required to be done by Subcontractor will be provided by the
Subcontractor upon written authorization of the General Contractor. The Subcontractor and the
General Contractor agree that payment to the Subcontractor of any additional work required to
be done shall be negotiated b
				
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Description: This document sets forth the terms and conditions of an agreement between a general contractor and a cabinetry subcontractor whereby the general contractor pays a fee for the cabinetry services of the subcontractor. As drafted the agreement requires the subcontractor to maintain a minimum amount of public liability and property damage insurance coverage, and the agreement has an arbitration clause with an attorney’s fee provision. This agreement contains standard clauses but also has opportunities for customization to fit the needs of the drafting parties.
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