Better Construction Through Fair Construction

“American Subcontractors Association of Metro Washington promotes and protects the rights and interests of subcontractors and suppliers by building strength in community through education, legislation, networking and professional growth."

A White Paper by Smith Currie - Understanding the General Contractor’s Right of Offset in VA, MD, and the District of Columbia  
For subcontractors, there are few instances more frustrating than receiving an unexpected and previously-undisclosed list of backcharges that are being deducted from the final payment due and owing to your company. Even more distressing is the scenario when a general contractor delays payment rightfully owed to a subcontractor by asserting backcharges allegedly owed on a separate project. Read More...

COVID-19: Considerations for Subcontractors
ASAMW continues to monitor news about the coronavirus and its potential impact on the region’s construction industry. We are working to provide the most current and continually updated information. As a subcontractor, it is not too early to anticipate possible impacts to your business in the coming days and weeks. For more information, please visit our resource center, which we are updating regularly. One valuable resource just added, Construction Industry Safety Coaltion recommendations document, covers COVID-19 exposure, preparedness and response. 


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    Visit the ASA National Website for valuable information regarding COVID-19