Colorado mechanics liens filed with regard to public projects attach to the funds held by the public owner. Contractors, as well as subcontractors, design professionals, sub-subcontractors and material suppliers can file a Colorado mechanics lien. If a company supplies material to a material supplier, they are not eligible to file a Colorado mechanics lien claim. Yes. At least 10 days prior to filing a Colorado mechanics lien statement, the claimant must provide a notice of intent to the owner and the prime contractor.
In Colorado, liens filed on private property or on funds relating to a public project are known as Mechanic’s Liens. When a Colorado mechanics lien is filed with regard to work performed on privately owned property, it attaches to and encumbers the fee simple ownership of property.