Payment: Cash, Credit Card (Visa, Mastercard, Amex, or Discover), or Good Check are approved methods of payment. A buyers premium of 3% will be added to each order when paying with a credit card. A $500 non-refundable down payment is due day of sale with the balance due upon delivery and within 60 days. Helmuth Builders Rent To Own or 90 days Same as Cash available for payment but the $500 down payment is still due day of sale.
Sales Tax: Virginia State sales tax of 5.3% applies to all purchases unless buyer provides a valid sales tax exemption form prior to order being finalized.
Cancelled Orders: Helmuth Builders reserves the right to keep the down payment in full upon cancellation, no matter the cause. Delivery of building must be scheduled within 14 days and delivery taken within 60 days or down payment may be forfeited.
Delivery/Shipping: Free delivery within 50 miles of Harrisonburg VA; $3/mile after the first 50 miles. All deliveries must be scheduled within 14 days of sale and delivery made within 60 days of sale. Site must be accessible for delivery truck and the building. $90/hour setup charge applies after the first 30 minutes of arriving on site if the site is not ready or accessible. All 14' wide buildings will require a $150 Escort Fee for delivery. Blocking and leveling and pad construction quotes are available upon request. The Customer is also responsible for all permits, local codes, zoning, etc. Customer will be charged additional fees for out of state permits if delivery is to a different state. Helmuth Builders is not responsible for damages that occur during deliveries. If we get stuck on the property, the Customer is responsible for getting all equipment unstuck. If you don't think your property can handle our equipment play it safe and postpone delivery.
Merchandise: Unless Otherwise Specified Below, All Items are Sold As-Is, Without Guarantee. We urge you to examine all items carefully and satisfy yourself as to the condition and bid accordingly. Condition details are offered as courtesy to bidders, and are opinions only, not statements of fact, and do not imply any warranty concerning condition, or any assumption of liability. Lot announcements, listings, photographs, and catalog information are for descriptive purposes only. All announcements made on the day of the auction by the auctioneer supersede any other previously announced or published materials. Five Year Warranty: **Warranty applies to new buildings only**. Helmuth Builders, Inc. guarantees each structure to be free from defects in material and workmanship for a period of five years. Helmuth Builders will repair or replace, at our discretion, any defect five years from completion of the structure. Helmuth Builders cannot be held responsible for damage to articles and equipment stored within the unit. This warranty does not cover any damage done by fire, storm, or any other act of God. Helmuth Builders is not responsible for any settling that may occur after building is set on blocks or pad; misaligning of doors, etc. **Warranty applies to new buildings only**.
Bidding: The highest bidder for each item shall be the buyer, and if any dispute arises as to any bidding, or between two or more bidders, the auctioneer will have sole discretion to determine the successful bidder, or the disputed lot shall be offered again at the last undisputed bid and resold. The auction record kept by Auctioneer and Clerk is final.
Liability: View and bid at your own risk. Mountain Valley Auction Group LLC and Helmuth Builders Inc. is not responsible for injury or damage of any kind, to anything or anyone, while previewing, bidding, loading out, or conducting business. By placing a bid, you agree to hold Mountain Valley Auction Group LLC, Helmuth Builders Inc, and their agents harmless regardless of opinion.
Auctioneers Announcement: The auctioneer reserves the right to accept bids on behalf of an absentee bidder, the seller, or himself. The auctioneer reserves the right to accept or reject any bid and in all cases of dispute the auctioneer’s decision shall be final. All announcements made by the auctioneer on sale day take precedent over any printed material or previous advertising.