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Connecticut's lien process can be hard to navigate. When you have a lot of other things to get done on a construction project, you don't want to be spending time and money figuring out how to file a mechanics lien. provides online mechanics lien forms to the construction industry to help contractors, sub-contractors, and material suppliers obtain a security interest in the property owner's land, and secure the payment they've worked for.

In three simple steps, you can complete a mechanics lien in only 10 quick minutes. Once a time-consuming process for construction companies, makes filing your mechanics lien faster and easier than ever. can also help you create bond claims, pre-lien notices and lien releases.

What is a Connecticut mechanics' lien ?
Liens filed on private property or on funds relating to a public project are known as mechanics' liens. In Connecticut, when a construction lien is filed with regard to work performed on privately owned property, it attaches to and encumbers the fee simple ownership of property.
Who can file a Connecticut construction lien claim?
Are pre-lien notices required in order to file a Connecticut mechanics lien?
Can you file a Connecticut mechanics lien without a pre-notice?
When does a Connecticut Mechanics Lien have to be filed?
Do I need a written contract to file a Connecticut Mechanics Lien?
How does filing a Connecticut mechanics' lien help me get my money?
What is a Connecticut Stop Notice and why should it be filed?

A Stop Notice is a notification that has the ability to enhance the effectiveness of a mechanic's lien. A Stop Notice, or a notice to withhold funds, is sent to the company that is financing or funding the construction funds for a project. Once that company receives the Stop Notice, that company has notice that it should withhold sufficient money to satisfy the stop notice claim. The purpose of the Stop Notice is to provide the lender, financiers or funders of the construction project notice that there is money owed to a contractor, subcontractor or supplier so that an inquiry can be made as to why that money is not being paid. prepares and serves Connecticut Stop Notices.

What is a Connecticut Amendment to a mechanics' lien Claim?
When should a Connecticut Discharge of mechanics' lien claim be filed?
Can I file a Bond Claim on a Connecticut Project?
Do I need to file a Pre-Notice to make a claim against a Connecticut payment bond?

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