A. The Company specializes in chimney and fireplace repair and maintenance services.
B. Client wishes to procure such services from the Company.
NOW, THEREFORE, for mutual consideration, the adequacy of which is hereby acknowledged, both parties agree as follows:
1. SERVICES PROVISION
Client retains the Company to render chimney and fireplace repair services as delineated in the Company’s work order or estimate. The Company commits to delivering these services professionally and promptly.
2. PROPERTY ACCESS
Client authorizes the Company unhindered access to the specified property for service delivery, trusting the Company to respect Client’s property and privacy.
3. SERVICE COMPLETION
Service completion will be solely determined by the Company, understanding that outcomes may vary based on objective and subjective factors.
Upon service completion, Client agrees to remit payment as stipulated in the Company’s invoice.
5. ONLINE REVIEW CONDUCT
Client agrees to address any grievances directly with the Company, refraining from publishing disparaging comments online.
6. PROPERTY DAMAGE LIABILITY
If damages to Client’s property occur during service provision, the Company will decide the appropriate reparative action.
7. APPOINTMENT PARAMETERS
Recognizing the unpredictable nature of the Company’s work, Client accepts potential delays caused by unforeseen circumstances. The Company, while not liable for any costs resulting from these delays, will strive for prompt communication and rescheduling.
8. CONTRACT TERMINATION
Should Client default on payment or breach any critical Agreement provision, the Company reserves the right to terminate this Agreement.
All official correspondences related to this Agreement must be in writing and delivered to the respective parties.
10. INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR STATUS
The Company remains an independent contractor in this Agreement, not an employee or agent of the Client.
11. FORCE MAJEURE
The Company isn’t accountable for delays or failures due to uncontrollable external events.
12. POST-SERVICE DETERIORATION
Client acknowledges that areas not serviced might experience natural wear and tear, which isn’t indicative of the service quality.
13. CHIMNEY CAPS DISCLAIMER
The Company isn’t liable for chimney caps dislodged by extreme weather conditions.
14. MAINTENANCE OBLIGATIONS
Client understands the importance of regular chimney maintenance to NFPA 211 standards and that the Company isn’t liable for any arising issues due to neglect.
15. CODE COMPLIANCE
The Company strives for optimal service delivery but doesn’t guarantee full building code compliance in all cases.
16. CHIMNEY CLEANING PARAMETERS
Client comprehends that chimney cleaning includes specific actions and limitations, as detailed in this clause.
17. PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT
The Company can halt services and nullify this Agreement if faced with inappropriate behavior from the Client.
18. THIRD-PARTY COMMUNICATION
All service-related communication must be directly between Client and Company, without intermediary involvement.
19. INSPECTION FINDINGS
Client acknowledges the Company’s professional judgment during inspections and agrees to address any dissatisfaction directly.
20. AGREEMENT INTEGRITY
This Agreement embodies the complete understanding between parties, superseding prior understandings, and can’t be amended unless in writing and signed by both parties.
If any clause of this Agreement is deemed unenforceable, it won’t affect the enforceability of the remaining provisions.