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Easy to use. Reliable. Legally compliant. Since 2005, PreLien2Lien has been a trusted, do it yourself software solution for construction lien management. It is a software as a service (SaaS) solution for one or multiple users.

Enjoy the benefit of using PreLien2Lien to print from any PC, laptop, tablet, cell phone or any internet enabled device over 1,600 predefined legal lien notices by state. Our Custom Template Technology (CTT) allows you to customize your notice with an electronic signature or company logo. Or, write your own notice and print it in online.

Starting at $159 – $759, PreLien2Lien is a low cost annual leased software solution that includes unlimited user training and technical support during our normal work hours of 8AM – 5PM CST, Monday – Friday.

Call (800) 886-8770 to speak with me personally for a free 5-minute consultation. You will benefit right away from our urgency to help you.

Craig Altman

Record Construction Liens

PreLien2Lien enables you to print a legal construction lien that attaches your unpaid invoice amount to the property you helped improve.

PreLien2Lien annual subscribers can print a legally compliant construction lien, and after notarization personally record it or mail it to the county recorder’s office where the project is located.

For same day recording with ease, you have the option emailing an existing .PDF file of a notarized lien to TRADITION SOFTWARE and have it recorded for $25 + a county’s filing fees.

Issue A Bond Claim Or Stop Notice

PreLien2Lien helps you notify the General Contractor’s Surety on a project that a claim against the Payment Bond has been filed for unpaid equipment, labor, materials or services on a bonded Private or Public projects.

PreLien2Lien can also print a Stop Notice to notify the Lender on a project that the payment of funds to the General/Prime Contractor must stop immediately and be withheld until an unpaid invoice(s) has been paid on a Private or Public projects.

Mail First Notices

Want to start getting paid faster? By mailing 1st notices printed from PreLien2Lien, whether a state requires them or not, produces timely payments to your company while other Subcontractors wait for payment.

Certified mail tracking, USPS approved certifed mail forms, Dymo label printing, electronic signatures, Property Owner Reports and .PDF file archiving are just a few of the many features available to make each state’s first notice process easier.

Print Lien Waivers

Print legally compliant lien waivers and releases on a state by state basis. Conditional Progress, Conditional Final, Unconditional Progress and Unconditional Final notices can easily be printed with existing project legal party information and payment amounts.


As featured in the Founder’s Blog, GENERAL PLUMBING SUPPLY COMPANY, headquartered in Walnut Creek, CA is a provider of plumbing, electrical, heating, air conditioning and commercial lighting equipment for residential and commercial applications.

The Sonora, CA location started using PreLien2Lien in 2005. Three (3) other locations later became TRADITION SOFTWARE PreLien2Lien-One State customer sites to print lien notices and waivers in California, including Walnut Creek, CA (2007), Brentwood, CA (2007) and Auburn, CA (2011).