Moving into a new home or office space in Murfreesboro is an exciting event and huge opportunity for your family or business. Moving into these new spaces to find poor workmanship, structural issues, or other construction defects is a huge disappointment. Plus, these problems can cost you, your family, or your business thousands of dollars. The Murfreesboro construction defect lawyers at Surber, Asher, Suber & Moushon, PLLC can help you remedy any defect to your home, commercial building, or property and hold the appropriate party responsible for causing the defect.

Our construction defect practice is part of a larger commitment Suber, Asher, Suber & Moushon, PLLC makes to serve the residents of Murfreesboro in areas of law that impact their day-to-day lives the most, such as estate planning and motorcycle injuries.

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What Is a Construction Defect?

Are you uncertain if the problem or complication with your property is considered a construction defect? Defining a list of construction defects isn’t always easy because each state has a different statute and set of case law that determines what is on and off that list. In Murfreesboro, Nashville, and other cities in Tennessee, the law on construction defects is determined by the Tennessee legislature.

Based on the Tennessee statute, a construction defect lawyers in Murfreesboro takes cases involving a deficiency in:

  • Design or planning,
  • Workmanship,  
  • Specifications or surveying,
  • Observation of construction, or
  • Remodeling.

At Surber, Asher, Suber & Moushon, PPLC, we take construction defect cases that involve the use of shoddy materials or negligence in workmanship and craftsmanship. We’ve successfully won cases involving improper grading of soil and unstable or damaged foundations. Our prior cases even extend to violations of applicable building codes and negligent design decisions.


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Who Is Responsible for a Construction Defect in Murfreesboro?

Our experienced team of construction defect lawyers at Suber, Asher, Suber & Moushon, PLLC carefully evaluate the scope and origination of a construction defect in your home or office building. This in-depth investigation into the source of the defect is essential for a successful case and can be the difference between you or the responsible party covering the cost of repairs or replacement.

Several parties involved in the design and construction of a property can be liable for a construction defect. Our Murfreesboro construction lawyers may decide to bring a lawsuit against the:

  • Architecture firm,
  • Contractor,
  • Builder,
  • Construction crew,
  • Interior designer,
  • Surveyor, or
  • Developer

Involved in the design, construction, repair, or remodel of your Murfreesboro property. Even if the construction defect occurred prior to your purchase of the property or originated years earlier (but was discovered or known within the past four years), you may still have a case.

Contact a Murfreesboro Construction Defect Lawyer

Our Murfreesboro construction defect lawyers at Suber, Asher, Surber & Moushon, PLLC is happy to discuss the issue with your property and provide insight on the best course of action. Our firm’s focus is on areas of law that directly impact residents of Murfreesboro and surrounding areas.

To provide the most effective legal service in these areas, our team offers a free, initial consultation to any and all new clients – including those in need of advice or answers on construction defect questions. Contact SAS&M to learn more.