Subcontractor Payment Problem? StreetwiseSubbie Can Help!
At StreetwiseSubbie we know that Specialist Subcontracting is a tough and demanding business.
StreetwiseSubbie was specifically founded to help Specialist Contractors, Trade Contractors and Subcontractors in the Construction and Engineering industries. So whether you are an individual who needs up to date information, or a director or owner and need to engage with us at company level, then we have all the advice and support you need.
With our on-line information (accessible through Streetwise Tribe), and our nationwide network of experts and discounts to a multitude of services (available when you become a Buddy), our mission is to advise and support the nation’s “Subbies” to help you improve the way you do business, increase your profits and live a happier, less stressful life.
Our Purpose: To Improve the Lives of Specialist Subcontractors
We pride ourselves on being the only business resource exclusively designed with Construction Subcontractors in mind. Our team of Experts and Service Delivery Partners understand the Construction industry, so we know what works and what doesn’t, which means that you can rest assured, whatever support you need, we will provide it quickly and cost effectively.
You will find a whole host of information and resources here to help you solve all your business development and commercial and contractual problems and crucially, there is lots of information and advice about the all important issue of getting paid.
Why We Believe We Can Help You
We Understand Your Business
Which means that we don’t need to spend time and your money getting to know the industry and how it works – understanding your business enables us to get to the nub of your problem quicker and more economically.
We Work for Lots of other Specialist Contractors Just Like You
Which means we know the kind of problems Specialist Subcontractors face on a daily basis – and we know the best and most cost effective solutions to your problems. Whether that’s getting paid, growing your business or any other business related issue. We are familiar with all the problems faced by Specialist Subcontractors.
We Are Familiar with Most Industry Subcontracts and all things subcontracting
Which means that we don’t have to spend our time and your money trying to find the solutions, they are at our fingertips – we can get to work straight away on the real problem saving you time and money because we know which methods will work and which wont.
We Have Extensive Construction Experience
Our Team of Service Delivery partners are highly qualified and have extensive experience. Most of our team have worked for either contractors or Specialist Subcontractors, so we know how the industry works and we know what solutions work and equally importantly we know what doesn’t work, which means when we give you advice, you can be confident we know our subject.
From Acceleration to Webdesign (check out our A-Z of Resources) We ensure you get the most cost effective advice.
We Are Alive to the Dirty Tricks Used by Contractors
We have seen most of the stunts tricks and sharp practice used by Contractors – being alive to the potential problems can help you to avoid onerous situations or nip things in the bud if they arise – which helps you to stay out of trouble – prevention is better than cure.
We Are Well Qualified
Most of us have undertaken some form of legal or professional qualification – which means when we give you advice you can be confident that we know our subject – in most cases that avoids the need for expensive alternatives such as solicitors and business consultants.
We Are Not Easily Shaken Off
We are very determined individuals who get stuck in on your behalf and are not easily fobbed off and don’t quit when the going gets rough. We have been in some tough situations and have normally come out on top!
We Are Good Negotiators and Advocates
Whether its a sales situation or a contractual dispute. We would always seek to negotiate the best possible outcome for you rather than rush you into a formal procedure – to be successful we have to advocate your case effectively and negotiate well – negotiated settlements are usually more economical and are the best way to achieve certainty of outcome.
Extensive Adjudication, Arbitration and Legal Experience
We have represented our clients in Adjudications, Arbitration’s and Legal situations with substantial success – so if we cannot negotiate a settlement we have the means to progress your case quickly and easily. And if it does have to “Go Legal” our Service Delivery Partners are experts in that too.
We Have a Full team at Your Disposal
Check out our A-Z of Resources, We have a full team of Service Delivery Partners at your disposal, which means that we can allocate the appropriate and most cost effective resources to your problem. We can handle everything from one source quickly effectively and economically.