A Lien Service that gets invoices paid through effective use of construction lien laws.


A national lien service that can help you
California based, we exclusively do Construction lien documents. No HOA liens or automobile liens. Liens get processed, delivered, and recorded across the U.S. in 1-3 business days. Bonded and insured for projects up to $3 million. No rush fees and no hidden charges.

To get started, click here to register your company online. A Customer Service Manager will call you right away.

Alternatively, print out, complete and FAX to us at (916) 626-6869 our
Customer Agreement and Job Information Worksheet.

Call (800) 886-8770 for a free 5-minute consultation. You will benefit right away from our urgency to help you.
Record Construction Lien Claims, Bond Claims and Stop Notices For $150 per lien (plus $10 notary fee), we can record a legal construction lien that attaches your unpaid invoice amount to the property you helped improve. Same day E-FILE available in 800+ U.S. counties. Two day recording available in most California counties. More...

For $50 per Bond Claim (plus $10 notary fee), we can notify the General Contractor's Surety on a project that a claim against the Payment Bond has been filed for unpaid equipment, labor, materials or services on a bonded Private or Public projects. More...

For $50 (plus $10 notary fee), we can send out a Stop Notice to notify the Lender on a project that the payment of funds to the General/Prime Contractor must stop immediately and be withheld until an unpaid invoice(s) has been paid on Private or Public projects. More...
Mail First Notices Want to start getting paid faster? Sending out 1st notices, whether a state requires them or not, produces timely payments to your company while other Subcontractors wait for payment.

Several states require Subcontractors to send 1st notices in order to establish future lien rights. These states include, but are not limited to, Arizona, Californa, Florida, Michigan, Minnesota, Nevada, Ohio, Oregon, Texas and Washington.

TRADITION LIEN SERVICE can send out a 1st notice, including research and postage, starting at $23 per notice. Cost is slightly higher in California and Texas. Copies of the notice including property ownership information will be sent to you, and are also available online. More...
A national sampling of companies who recorded liens in 2013 and got PAID! - ACCURATE ROOFING
(Cedar Hill, TX)
- ADAMS STREETER CIVIL ENGINEERS
(Irvine, CA)
- EHM ARCHITECTURE
(San Diego, CA)
- EVERYTHING ICE
(Salix, PA)
- ENCORE SPACE SOLUTIONS
(East Dundee, IL)
- GALAXY FLOOR PRODUCTS
(Marietta, GA)
- MID-AM METAL FORMING
(Rogersville, MO)
- SOFKA ELECTRIC
(Lake Forest, CA)
Print New Lien Waivers And Releases Online All TRADITION LIEN SERVICE customers have FREE access to print legally compliant lien waivers and releases on MyLienCenter.com.





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