Dishonest and Thieving Contractor

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Edward Barrow stated to be a dishonest contractor

Edward Barrow stated to be a dishonest contractor

Edward Barrow, a Contractor is also a thief.

If you ask him about some of the extremely high prices he charges both for labour and materials, he then returns to the site while you are away and dismantles installments like cupboards and cabinets which were already built and paid for, and he takes them away. Under our law that is theft!

He overcharges for everything. He claims labour costs when that labour is working at another site so that. Barrows collects double wages and then he charges 25% contractor’s fee on top of that.

He demands money almost every week and does not place anyone on the site so that the work grinds to a halt while he holds your cash.

Home owners BEWARE!

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  • The only good contractor is a DEAD one! It is time that people name and shame these unscrupulous miscreants. I am fully aware of your pain as I am going through house renovations. The bad work that is given when the job is coming to an end is insufferable. I now have to hire someone to correct the bad work. We badly need a directory of reputable tradesmen and contractors. They will be given stars by those who recommend them and stars taken away when bad complaints are given. There should be a special court that will speedily deal with cases like these but that will be asking the impossible. The only way to go is to name and shame them. Dishonesty is the name of the game.

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  • This man needs to be prosecuted!

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  • @islandgal

    It is not so straight forward to prosecute these characters.

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  • @Faith Marshall-Harris

    Welcome to BU and feel free to encourage your colleagues and others to name and shame the bastards.

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  • These people should be reported to the Inland revenue, the VAT office and the NIS I am positive they do not pay taxes on the work they are doing.

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  • Take photos of the work stages with the date, pay by cheque for proof of payment. Have a written contract with payment plan according to the work stage. It is very difficult to find honest people and you just don’t know who to trust.

    Just today I was speaking to someone who was telling me about a house owner in Sandy Lane firing two contractors and the talk is that he is a difficult man to work with. The problem is that we have been forced to settle for mediocrity. Some of these same contractors will steal and rob from their own black folk and when they do work for the white man you don’t get a whimper form them and they have to do proper work.

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  • A relative continually complained about the working hours and the less than acceptable work such as plumb walls etc and even wrote his member of parliament to complain about the slack work done by his contractor and suggested these artisans be registered and classified and graded according to a set standard in the labour code.Older artisans came to work at 7am and worked until 4pm.The current crop turned out by SJPP come to work at 9am and even later ,take a morning break,plus they take a lunch hour,then at 3pm they put down their tools and wash up,cream their hands,change clothes and leave at 4pm.Signed contracts and penalty clauses are not enforceable by law and a court will be hard pressed to adjudicate these matters as its considered a waste of everybody’s time.

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  • You have to ride your contractor like a duppy. You have to visit your site every day. You have to turn up unexpectedly. You have to take pictures everyday. You have to pay the money a little bit at a time.You have to go to the store with the contractor and pay the store directly. Negotiate your own discounts with the store. If you are spending tens of thousands with a store, they WILL give you a discount.

    Don’t trust anybody, because duppy don’t know them well enough to trust them. Why would you trust a stranger anyhow?

    Remember your contractor is a STRANGER.

    You have to ride these guys like you is a blasted duppy.

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  • I grew up on horror stories about contractors, who continue to cause nothing but stress and heartache to those who retain their services to build homes for them. Although not exclusive to this group, I could write a book about the experiences of UK residents who sent funds to contractors in the Caribbean to build homes for them only to be robbed of their hard-earned money.

    The wickedness of some building contractors place them in a group that even the devil himself would have second thoughts about being seated at the same table as them. Out of respect to BU and visitors to this blogging site, I will not say here what I would like to do with those contractors, save to say, that many would be unable to lift a brick once I was through with them.

    There are a number of steps that one can take to avoid becoming victims of unscrupulous contractors, which include:-

    – only use reputable contractor firms and not private individuals;
    – check what type of insurance your contractor firm has in place
    – insist on building terms being contained in a Construction Agreement;
    – retain the services of an independent project manager to oversee build;
    – DO NOT pay over all build costs upfront;
    – DO NOT pay for next stage of build until current stage completed in full.

    Building a home should not be the harrowing experience that it has been for many, and there are good contractors out there. Naming and shaming the bad ones is a first step in the right direction. A bit like getting rid of rotten fruit.

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  • Angies list for barbados!

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  • @ David

    BU has already proved to be the most important media organisation in Barbados. Why don’t you launch a consumer rights stream on BU where people could come and give reports on the competence, time-keeping, trustworthiness, etc of suppliers, tradespeople and other service providers?
    We must name and shame dishonest stores, incompetent tradespeople, doctors, lawyers, accountants, journalists, etc.

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  • @Hal

    Because of the support of you and others in the BU family we continue to grow from strength. There is the reality however that BU is not a mainstream player. Our audience is mainly the middle-upper middle class/professionals/politicians.

    If as you suggest we should create some structure around a consumer feedback channel we need the help of the BU family to execute tactics to improve penetration in the mass segment. We have thrown out the suggestion several times for BU members to engage the services of local Emailers (Classimax and or Tel-Bar and others) to promote BU. BU is not for profit as we all know.

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  • It is way time this loose end …. “Building Contractor-ship”, be regulated as in larger countries. As with other professional bodies, such will entail the sitting of exams, payment of annual fees and a code of ethic, etc…to which they can be held accountable ….lose your license even..three strikes rule.Only then will they take seriously their responsibilities.

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  • Yes this industry needs regulating but until it happens the government can set the example by issuing sensible guidelines for contracting this service by the UDC, NHC and RDC. Investment in construction by the average person is a significant investment.

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  • David the only people building with the money to build anything are the people with money, who are upper middle class ,professionals, politicians etc from here or away don’t sell yourself short. . The problem arises when these extremely smart people in some ways decide that they can manage the simple job of building a house in someone else;s country instead of what Maureen Smith said hire a independent project manager. They know the players, who is a scammer who is dependable who gouges who is fair , they want to keep their reputation intact because that is how they make their money , if they can come under budget there is usually an incentive for them. If you want a good doctor ask your doctor who his doctor is .The building world is no different if you want value for money find out who is building a tradesmans house.

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  • I have also “thrown out” the development of my patented Consumer Rights Ombudsman System C.R.O.S, a clearing house for ALL professionals, lawyers, doctors, contractors and the whole slew of good and bad apples.

    The last time I suggested it I believe that David[BU] told me to go ahead and do it, sooooo I started ……

    All of us know the horror stories, contractors not putting steel in your walls every 3 feet or only sticking in stell when they get to the ring beam, owners paying for 5 cu. metres and gettin 3 while 2 go to another job, ordering two down for your driveway and getting marl and mud from a demolition site.

    Doctors who operate on you and leave gauze in your intestines, doctors who determine that you have appendicitis and operate on you for an item that was removed when you were an infant.

    Or lawyers, the one’s who take $1500 from you and claim that they are representing your matter and you find yourself almost incarcerated after a judgement is entered against you. Please dont tell me anything about recourse available for such matters with the Registrar or how one can go to the (impotent) Bar Association. I would be willing to submit my letter requesting an investigation of the malfeasance dated 2007. Nothing happens

    To those of you who have sought to dissuade the development of the platform because “no one is going to use it” I only respond that Bajans are tired of the slipshod behaviour that the “God is dead and we are large and in charge” crew has been meting out for all these years.

    This is what is going to happen, consumers are going to pay a fee to get your ratings and it is only the professionals who deliver proper services for the monetary consideration that are going to get work.

    If you dont DEMAND more of the people who you are paying, NOT BEGGING, for their services, we will continue to get screwed by this faceless group that operates above the law.

    If you pay a woman for sex (in raw vernacular to screw them) that is called solicitating for prostitution but, here in Barbados, every day we are paying some of these professionals to screw us, what is that called? Gigolo Solicitations?

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  • Carson C. Cadogan

    old onion bags

    Can you remember when the UDC had vagrants as building contractors under your BLP government?

    The Auditor General highlighted it in one of his reports.

    I believe this is where these dishonest building contractors got their start, thanks to the Barbados Labour Party!!!

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  • Arson why do you ALWAYS show your political yardfowlism??? You are one SICK SICK individual. Go back to the cesspool you just crawled out of, your stench is repulsive.

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  • @ David…you said that prosecution is not as straight foward as we laypersons may think.What or where are the challenges?If we know what to do perhaps we could start to take steps to take these vultures where they need to be taken,for shame oftentimes mean nothing to the unscrupulous.

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  • The Dummy @ Dumo

    A bit of advice for prospective home owners looking to build:

    1. Written Lump Sum Contract with a minimum 5 or 10% retention to be deducted from each and every payment and repaid on successful completion of project.

    2. A term of # 1 above should be Liquidated & Ascertained Damages at a fixed amount each week or month is delivered late.

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  • Carson C. Cadogan

    islandgal246

    Why are you so allergic to the truth?

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  • Mr ED Barrow your name will be known to many from now on. Folks please pass this onto your friends and family. We need to put up a FB page warning people about this piece of garbage. Folks we should add to the list!

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  • I am smelling raw sewage….oh gawd it is ARSON again!

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  • I run a electrical business I rarely collect money till we are halfway through job and that just covers the material on site, then I get paid when the job is finished .In 40 years I have only had one or two experiences with funds running out so as others have said don’t pay money up front and give progress payments so yo are never behind just like the bank does when it is giving you money to build it

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  • Another name to add to the list is Mahendra Mohabir a Guyanese who is posing as a contractor in Barbados and is only on a work permit that allows him to work with a contractor. He is walking about bad talking his boss man and then taking the jobs from under him.

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  • Mahendra Mohabir is also known as Omar or Amir. Beware of this fraud he knows very little about building.

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  • @Lawson

    Yes but it is an incestuous pit. All of them are known to each other. The only true way would be to bring in a PM from outside of Barbados and for the average Joe this adds cost. Also building is not only about new houses/buildings, building maintenance is big business.

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  • @ Old onion bags
    “It is way time this loose end …. “Building Contractor-ship”, be regulated as in larger countries. As with other professional bodies, such will entail the sitting of exams, payment of annual fees and a code of ethic, etc…to which they can be held accountable ….lose your license even..three strikes rule.Only then will they take seriously their responsibilities.”

    Yes the licensing of lawyers and Bar association works so well with the lawyers why shouldn’t it work for contractors. LOL.

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  • We the consumer MUST now protect ourselves we cannot leave it up to others to do this. The law courts cannot help us, the Fair trading cannot help us it is up to us to help ourselves. Let us get serious and become a strong body for consumers. We have a very dead or silent consumer association forget about them let us start with an Angies list, let us call it Tradesmen listing for Bajan consumers.

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  • Carson C. Cadogan

    islandgal246

    “Another name to add to the list is Mahendra Mohabir a Guyanese who is posing as a contractor in Barbados and is only on a work permit…….”

    I would bet that this is one of the Guyanese who was allowed into Barbados during BLP reign now he is fleecing Bajans.

    See what I am talking about?

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  • PLANTATION DEEDS FROM 1926-2013 AND SEE MASSIVE FRAUD ,LAND TAX BILLS AND NO DEEDS

    Call the Police make a report. Then as you have done call the news , go to CBC even so, they will pick what they to show. When the contractor rip off people , and the other hand when the work is done there are a few people who ripe off the contractors and workers ,
    WHO cant rip who off first is the game at times. A 2 way street , ducking and hiding to pay the bills after work is done.

    Now to see what lawyer might the builder is working with , will also tell you what and who you dealing with ,
    We talking first hand info , real life.
    Keep the Bank in the Loop and for the work to be done before payment. Some time more than 2 sites working and getting charge for deliveries when its to be free from some suppliers .
    Have you seen the head stones all over Barbados ? .undone buildings

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  • Arson if that is so the present government who has been in power for the past five years has done NOTHING and keeps renewing his work permit!

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  • As a business, we welcome feedback, both positive and negative. Sometimes we can’t see everything that goes on, even when we try, so we know that feedback can only help improve the product and service. I think a kind of Angie’s List for Barbados would be a good thing.

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  • Carson C. Cadogan

    islandgal246

    The first time anyone is hearing of this character is now. If a report is made to the Immigration dept. with required proof his work permit will be revoked. The immigration dept. can not act on matters that they don’t about.

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  • Islandgal, do you wonder what a sad life CCC must lead? I mean, he is the yardfowl’s yardfowl. Does he eat, drink and sleep politics? Does his employer know how his whole life has been taken over by this thing? It might even be an illness, so have a little sympathy eh?

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  • The stories of incompetent and fraudulent contractors are so endemic that HGTV (over & away) has spawned several shows on that subject. An informed consumer is the best consumer and barring an emergency situation it is best to check on the history of the individual/firm to whom most of us are entrusting with our largest investment (some people spend more time researching their next vehicle purchase than on who will build their home).
    Apart from the history of outright theft (some would steal the saddle off a nightmare) some of them are downright incompetent and don’t know have a clue as to what they are doing and that’s why there is so much shoddy work – they are like the storm carpenters that dropped out of the sky after Hurricane Janet.
    As someone who lives overseas I would follow the advice of my childhood friend (who is a contractor) when I broached the subject, he said ‘if I build a home for you, you would have to be on site the moment that you leave I’ll stop until you return that way you can see where your money is going, pay direct to the suppliers etc.”. This friend built a home for one of my relatives who also lived overseas and was able to supervise the work but everyone doesn’t have that luxury.

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  • millertheanunnaki

    @ Sargeant | June 11, 2013 at 8:44 AM
    “Apart from the history of outright theft (some would steal the saddle off a nightmare) some of them are downright incompetent and don’t know have a clue as to what they are doing and that’s why there is so much shoddy work”

    Nice one, Sarge! A quip to bring tears of laughter to the eyes.

    That is why they are euphemistically referred to as “COWBOYS”.

    Like Canada there are number of TV shows in the UK that exposes these crooks through naming and shaming. But our defamation laws in Bim will certainly militate against such exposure of fraud and outright theft.

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  • We all know the standard of workmanship we are talking about. You ask for a quote and you get an estimate, they turn up at midday and leave five minutes later and you do not see them for days, they ask continually for money allegedly to buy materials, they leave jobs unfinished.
    Get a consumer website to report on these fraudulent workmen, professionals, and service providers.
    Incompetence is embedded in more than just workmen.

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  • @millertheanunnaki | June 11, 2013 at 9:14 AM | “Like Canada there are number of TV shows in the UK that exposes these crooks through naming and shaming. But our defamation laws in Bim will certainly militate against such exposure of fraud and outright theft.” Yes to the shows in Canada and the UK, no to our defamation laws militating against. The problem we have is that no one will either produce or broadcast such a show. But vetting it for defamation and avoiding same is very simple.

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  • Is it possible to have contractors post a bond for completion of work

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  • King Ferdinand the Viking Marine Warrior of Barbados & the Eastern Caribbean

    Lawson

    A performance bond is what its called. You can also get require a advance payment bond but these small contractors in Barbados will be unable or unwilling or both, to get either performance or advance payment bonds.

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  • The issue is NOT whether the contractor are unable/unwilling to get a performance bond, the issue is more what WE the consumers demand.

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  • You do not need a bond. A contract for completion with penalties will soon bring home to them the price they have to pay for their laziness.
    Part of the problem ids that we always mix business and friendship.

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  • @peltdownman

    By all means, post the info.

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  • Common sense is not common

    Amused

    Can you please start the ball rolling and give us the names of 5 honest lawyers who complete your work in reasonable time.Not any QCs please or lawyer who rip off with their charges.This is for civil matters.

    I believe we can start by posting persons in different trade or profession who we and others have dealt with and we left satisfied.

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  • @Common sense is not common | June 11, 2013 at 2:27 PM. I am going to pass on that one. NOT because I don’t have a list of preferred counsel that I myself would go to for representation. I most certainly do. BUT because if it is a litigation you are talking about, it is not in the hands of the lawyers themselves. It is in the hands of the Registry and that total incompetent they call the Registrar. And the lawyers can write to the Registrar as many times as they like seeking to get court dates. The Registrar rarely (of ever) even has the broughtupsy to reply to counsel.

    “Civil” covers a very large area of law. It might be the probate in the estate of a deceased relative – many lawyers will charge you only filing fees for that and waive their fees. As little as 10 years ago, probate would be granted within 3 months tops. Now, the Registry takes 2 years and more. And that is uncontentious estates. Heaven help you if the estate is contested – you are then looking at 20+ years. And the lawyers can do everything right, quickly and efficiently – and then it is in the hands of the Registry where the delays start and continue unendingly and where files continuously get lost.

    So, I can name you more than 5 lawyers in whom I have a lot of trust. But while the executive (specifically the Prime Minister, who has the authority under the Constitution to effect the necessary changes) and the Chief Justice (who shares Constitutional authority with the PM) sit doing nothing with the authority the Constitution gives them, you can be the best and most honest lawyer in the country – but there is NOTHING you can do.

    Therefore, in the terms of your question, “Can you please start the ball rolling and give us the names of 5 honest lawyers who complete your work IN A REASONABLE TIME (my emphasis)” the answer, for the reasons I have given, is a resounding NO!

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  • Hal what use is a contract with penalties if you are dealing with someone unscrupulous, that seems like a long drawn out court case or maybe they just go bankrupt a performance bond with a 3rd party will at least ensure that the money is there to complete the project

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  • Lawyers -dishonest
    Politicians-dishonest
    Judges
    Mechanics
    Masons
    Carpenters
    MTW
    ZR drivers ?
    Clarkson
    Devin
    Cheese
    Mouse
    Apricorns

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  • The Dummy @ Dumo

    Hal

    You cannot enforce a penalty clause in a building contract. It need to be agreed upon (both parties) to the liquidated and ascertained damages/per day or month the owner will suffer if the house is not finished by the contractually agreed upon date.

    Performance bonds are the best insurance a home owner can rely on to get their house delivered on time.

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  • @Amused
    I have personal knowledge of a straight forward and non contentious Will, and Probate filed in 2002.It took 7 years repeat 7 years to resolution. If Columbus came back,he would recognise many aspects of Barbados.

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  • Carson C. Cadogan

    I would bet all the tea in China that this Barrow dude is a supporter of the Barbados Labour Party.

    I recall that during the last elections campaign that I saw a lot of former UDC “contractors” canvassing for the Barbados Labour Party.

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  • Carson..Hush Ya F—- mout do….Ignorance should be a crime.

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  • “I would bet all the tea in China that this Barrow dude is a supporter of the Barbados Labour Party.” No Arson he sounds like he is family to you. A Tiefing lying Ca DOG on.

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  • I was under the impression that the much talk- about legislated Building Code would ,would ,at least , taken care of the shoddy work carried out by these fly by night contractors.

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  • The construction problem is in every country When times are good you have never seen so many flash trucks with names blazened across them everybody is a contractor , there is so much work out there, the dependable good workmen are in such high demand if you are not willing to wait you fall prey to the fly by night people who will do the job right away for an extra cost but usually in a cheap and shoddy manner. When times are bad the dependable people are usually more expensive so you end up with the fly by night people again who will do the job for less , but this time they take your money a never finish the job. Whats the answer no money up front …..,progress payments……. 10% hold back for one year to make sure they come back for any thing that is not correct (and there will be some) cracks, leaks etc this is normal when buildings settle Make your own deal on big ticket items with suppliers, what you think is a bathtub and what the contractor thinks may be different .If someone needs every penny from the job right away he is in trouble, beware Their suppliers give them 60 days he can start the job with no real cost to him.

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  • @David
    I checked their web site http://www.t-tlaw.com, and patents are not their thing. I’m pretty sure, though, that they would recommend a firm that specialises in patents. It’s worth a try.

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  • @Colonel Buggy

    Like the idea of recording (given the proliferation of smart phones/devices) interactions with tradesmen but it begs the question whether such ‘evidence’ would be enforceable in local courts.

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  • PLANTATION DEEDS FROM 1926-2013 AND SEE MASSIVE FRAUD ,LAND TAX BILLS AND NO DEEDS

    David@The court of Law will have to be the People in the street , No courts , no law in Barbados , Just crooks having there own way with the people ,When the crooks are recorded and then lie , and caught red handed then we have proof and justice.

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  • Had a quote for a kitchen worktop 2670 B$!!!!
    “Installation” (they dont call it fitting now) 2500 B$????????????
    Fitting time max 2 hours.
    Fitting consists of totally unskilled labour.
    What is I ;a CNUT????????????

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  • Faith Marshall Harris should be ashamed of herself for making such a defamatory statement against Edward Barrow. First of all from very reliable sources she claims not to be the author of this defamatory statement, however, her email address were revealed in a certain inbox containing the message and her name were tagged to the message:

    3 days ago – Submitted by Faith Marshall-Harris. Edward ….. Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

    Furthermore… Mr. Barrow I would get a lawyer and sue for damages because this is clearly a defamatory statement made with the intention to ruin your reputation. And finally because works completed were not on par to what an individual wants does not make them a thief. The cats out of the bag.

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  • @Noname

    You should not comment about things you know knowing about.

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  • Once something has been installed it becomes part of the building, the contractor can sue, put a mechanics lien on the property but returning to remove cabinets etc would be considered theft ,and a trespassing charge may be in the cards

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  • Dear David… When you are ready to start your consumer feedback channel, I will help you.

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  • @Mia

    Feel free to email your suggestions: Go to the top of the page “send confidential message”.

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  • What? Are my eyes playing tricks on me? Blog on this site calling Edward Barrow a thief. What about Owen Arthur, Mia Mottley, Gline Clark, Sir Richard Cheltenham, Charles O. Williams, Mark Cummings and Samantha Cummings and more???

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  • @David

    You would be surprised as to how much is known. Especially when it is occurring right under my nose. So therefore I can comment. Even you welcomed the old hag when she posted this message. So therefore, maybe you should take your own advice and not comment on things you know nothing about.

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  • @David June 11, 2013 at 7:54 AM…”The only true way would be to bring in a PM from outside of Barbados”

    Dear David: Do you mean a foreign project manager? I have to tell you a little secret. Foreigners are dishonest, lazy and incompetent too.

    However if you meant bringing in a Prime Minister from overseas…I like I like that idea yeah!

    LOL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  • I also had issues with a so call contractor in Barbados, (Evergreen Construction & Architectural Services Inc.) Managed by Roy Kirton even had a contract, first year everything seems to be going well, getting pictures, weekly communications then all of a sudden no pictures. Even had a quantity surveyor checking on the work. This company didn’t even know how to read a blueprint, a lot of mistakes were made, and I eventually fired him, but he had bilked me out of over a hundred thousand dollars BBD, and using materials that were meant for my resident towards other work that he was doing. I have been trying for the past year to hire an attorney, but it seems as thought they aren’t interested.

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  • @Andrew Stoute

    How did you go about selecting the contractor?

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  • @ the Honourable Blogmaster

    That is a very good question insofar as the availability of information about the competencies of

    1.a contractor
    2.lawyer
    3.doctor or
    4.any artisan

    Remains part of THE BLACK HOLE of information about bajan professionals THAT HAS, AND WILL, CONTINUE TO BESEIGE THE effective rating of so called skilled professionals

    The client who AT 2020, is still picking a provider based juzt on word of mouth, HAS TO TEK WHAT DEM GET!

    @ Andrew Stoute

    You said and I quote

    “…I have been trying for the past year to hire an attorney, but it seems as thought they aren’t interested…”

    A few things are to be considered here.

    1.who is Roy Kirton and Evergreen Construction?

    2.what is dem connections?

    3.what does such legal matter involve? In a nutshell, how easily can you prove this case with your documentation and expert witnesses?

    4.which lawyer has the competencies to adjudicate your matter effectively

    5.Will Roy Kirton be able to repay you your $100K and legal fees?

    6.how long will the matter take?

    THIS IS WHY A NATIONAL REPUTATION SERVICE is critical for these types of transations

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  • In the absence of a credible source to verify, validate the bona fides of a contractor, at minimum the principals would have to point to recent construction, a bank reference and testimonials from two or three customers. The point is accepted a system to assist consumers should be available.

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  • To some this is just one of in the extensive collection of sad stories. To us who are outside of the island and thinking of returning, these stories are dire warnings of how things can go wrong.

    To no-one in particular, some will rush and cite chapter and verse of the laws/rules/systems/organizations in place to protect the consumer, but I wish to repeat that we want the bells and whistles to  work.

    We need more than lip service and warm bodies/place holders in positions.

    The fact that the gentleman had a “quantitity surveyor” suggests to me that he took the usual steps of obtaining references and examples. Sadly, references can be bought or can be part of a scam; construction companies are known to provide examples of other companies work as their own.

    Separation of a returning national from his money or his property prefers to be a well polished art on the island. Indeed, it may be one of the strongest urges there is.

    Long after the tourist are gone, there will be some ‘foolish Bajan’ who wants to return home. That egg may not be golden, but don’t kill the goose.

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  • Don’t you find it strange that in a small country with almost 1100 lawyers/attorney that the gentleman is unable to hire a legal professional.

    Is the legal society like a brotherhood?

    I put attorney/lawyer although I wanted to just write lawyer. I could see someone lecturing me on the difference between a lawyer and an attorney. Sometimes we ignore the major issue and focus on very small things.

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