At Helmuth Builders, we do our very best to ensure your experience with us will be a pleasant, satisfying one. We ask that you read over the following terms and conditions and agree to comply and abide by the following.
A minimum deposit of 20% of the total price is due at the time the order is placed. The only exception to this will be under a Rent-to-Own agreement. If an on-site build is required, the deposit required is 50%. Unless otherwise noted by Helmuth Builders, final payment is to be paid upon delivery of structure.
Cash and check are the preferred methods of payment. We do accept all major credit cards as forms of payment. However, if a discount is applied to an order and the customer wishes to pay with a credit card, the discount will be decreased by 3% of the original price.
- CANCELLED ORDERS
All deposits made by check or cash will be returned in full if the order is cancelled within 5 days from the date of purchase. Helmuth Builders reserves the right to keep any and all deposits if the cancelation is made after 5 days from the date of purchase, no matter the cause.
- CHANGES TO ORDERS
If the purchaser wishes to change any detail of the ordered structure or modify the layout, the order will need to be reprocessed and which will result in the order being moved to the back of line, extending the build time.
There is a $20 fee for all returned checks. Final payment is always due upon delivery of structure. If final payment is not received within 30 days of delivery, Helmuth Builders reserves the right to re-enter your property and retrieve said structure. Helmuth Builders is not responsible for any prior notification or any property damage that may be incurred by removal of the structure, including fence removal if necessary. The retrieved structure and all personal property inside structure will become the property of Helmuth Builders at the time of retrieval and may be disposed of at our discretion.
The purchaser is responsible for any and all permits, variances, and other town-required documents necessary to place the structure on the purchaser’s property. Helmuth Builders seeks to build every structure with the highest standard of engineered workmanship; however, different states/ towns/villages have varying construction requirements. Should your town require something different than our standard construction specifications, it is your responsibility to notify Helmuth Builders of this when ordering your structure. It is the customer’s responsibility to ensure complete compliance with local regulations. Stamped Engineer’s Drawings can be obtained for any structure at no additional charge. The purchaser may be charged additional fees for out-of-state permits if delivery is to a different state.
Helmuth Builders agrees to deliver the building to the customer’s prepared site. Our pricing includes delivery up to 50 miles from our shop. Additional miles incurred after the first 50 will be charges at a rate of $3.00 per mile.
It is the purchaser’s responsibility to have the site prepared, level, and accessible for delivery. Helmuth Builders is not responsible for damages to the yard or property that incur during site checks, on site work, or deliveries. The customer will also take full responsibility for any damage caused to the structure from surrounding obstacles in the requested path of delivery, i.e. trees, shrubs, fences, wires, house over-hangs, etc. Helmuth Builders is not responsible and cannot be held liable for any damage beyond roadside curb.
It is the purchaser’s responsibility to notify Helmuth Builders if the yard conditions are not conducive for delivery on the specified delivery date due to rain, snow, etc. If we get stuck on the property, the customer is responsible for getting all equipment unstuck. If you don’t think your property can handle our equipment play it safe and post-pone delivery. If the site is inaccessible to our equipment and we must return with the shipment, additional transportation costs of $3 per mile for total miles traveled will be applied.
Deliveries include 30 minutes of the driver’s time, once he enters the property, any additional time required to deliver structure shall be charged at a rate of $90.00 per hour. Our average delivery time is 20-30 minutes. Helmuth Builders will use 4) 2” or 4” blocks for free. Each additional block will cost $4.00 per block.
Completion and delivery dates are approximate only.