Woman loses more than $7K in bad home improvement deal

RIVES JUNCTION, Mich. (WLNS) — Various mobile phone calls have been created to 6 Information about Aaron J. Austin failing to do the property repairs that he was paid for.

Just one female mentioned his neglect value her a great deal of cash and her wheelchair-sure mother to miss out on a special working day.

“I just really don’t fully grasp what kind of human being does this,” Jennifer Tice reported. 

Jennifer Tice needed to have a wheelchair ramp constructed onto her dwelling in Rives-Junction so that her 62-yr-old mom could visit and be cozy at her household.

“I posted on a nearby Fb group seeking for tips for builders placing it out there to see who was out there in the location,” Tice explained. 

So when she arrived across A & A Exteriors and observed that the company experienced an inexpensive value, Tice jumped at the chance. 

Tice stated when the owner Aaron Austin questioned for a down payment, she knew that things were seeking up.

“Everything appeared terrific. We weren’t way too apprehensive about supplying him income down for the reason that every single one builder demanded a proportion of it done,” she said. 

According to Tice, Austin communicated nicely, had composed up a deal, and claimed he’d do the function, but when she gave him the $7,000 down payment, factors commenced falling aside.

“He experienced his daughter and his daughter was unwell and he had to just take her to the medical center, he was sick and had to go to the medical center then the incredibly very last factor he reported was that the transmission went out on his truck and that is what he was ready for. But by that issue we kinda figured it was not gonna transpire,” Tice stated. 

Not only are they out all of that money, but Tice also reported that Austin’s neglect prompted her mom to miss out on out on a particular working day.

“My mother was heading to arrive up and enjoy her oldest grandchild graduate higher school and she was not able to appear,” Tice claimed. 

Jennifer has approved the loss and now would like other individuals to beware.

“He owes so a great deal dollars to so quite a few men and women. We’re hardly ever gonna get that money back again. It is much more or considerably less striving to halt him from carrying out it to other people today,” she stated.