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Forum: Accounting Software & Discussion 01-14-2018, 06:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,597
Posted By r a s
I definitely believe your projects are larger...

I definitely believe your projects are larger than Knowify's target audience and you may have outgrown QB/QBO if your projects are that large.

Our projects are much simpler and we're typically...
Forum: Accounting Software & Discussion 01-13-2018, 10:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,597
Posted By DeanV
Project in QuickBooks still does not job cost. ...

Project in QuickBooks still does not job cost. It will show materials purchased for a job, but it does not attribute labor to a project. Kind of worthless still.
Forum: Finish Carpentry 01-13-2018, 08:24 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,694
Posted By forsmant
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Forum: Accounting Software & Discussion 01-06-2018, 09:50 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,597
Posted By r a s
Try using the Project option for job costing. It...

Try using the Project option for job costing. It is a somewhat recent QBO addition here in the USA.

Knowify really does work well for AIA job invoicing. Your needs may differ.

For what itís...
Forum: Accounting Software & Discussion 01-05-2018, 03:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,597
Posted By tcollins
There are a couple of ways that you can do job...

There are a couple of ways that you can do job costing in QBO. One of the ways is to use classes. This is very simple to set up if you have QBO Plus and have classes turned on. Or you can set up...
Forum: Business 11-16-2017, 09:56 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,925
Posted By daffysplumbing
I would make my best attempt to avoid paying them...

I would make my best attempt to avoid paying them for work they did not do. Advice from others is correct when they say you can get into more hot water, but at the same time you should make your best...
Forum: Business 11-11-2017, 11:05 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,925
Posted By cwatbay
I figured you had something similar but different...

I figured you had something similar but different from the US.

Here, Federal Tax Form 1099 is for sub-contractors. Technically they are actual businesses that file their own taxes, but in...
Forum: Business 11-09-2017, 06:34 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,925
Posted By jstanton
Pay em' at the end of the day this is your fault....

Pay em' at the end of the day this is your fault. If you can't be there why wasn't someone the lead of the job? Daily reports from the lead of progress? If you have this many guys going, why no gps...
Forum: Business 11-09-2017, 04:16 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,925
Posted By TxElectrician
Lesson learned. That's why I prefer to stay...

Lesson learned. That's why I prefer to stay small.

Eating a slice of pie is better than eating the whole pie and getting sick.
Forum: Business 11-09-2017, 04:13 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,925
Posted By Jaws
It should - but it doesn't. If some dumbass in...

It should - but it doesn't. If some dumbass in your employ decides to leave your tools out in the rain to be ruined or a customer's materials, you cannot take that out of his check either.

They...
Forum: Business 11-09-2017, 03:55 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,925
Posted By 480sparky
If you just sent them to an address and told them...

If you just sent them to an address and told them to work, this is what you're gonna get.

Sounds like you needed to set some goals for them right at the git-go, not "We gotta pick up the pace,...
Forum: Business 11-09-2017, 03:54 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,925
Posted By Jaws
I have had to pay guys for s*** work that I tore...

I have had to pay guys for s*** work that I tore out for the same reason you are stating. Lack of supervision. You hired guys that you felt could supervise themselves and they couldn't, you had to...
Forum: Business 11-09-2017, 03:21 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,925
Posted By TxElectrician
Pay them if they were hourly. It was your lack of...

Pay them if they were hourly. It was your lack of supervision that allowed it to happen.
Forum: Business 11-09-2017, 03:19 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,925
Posted By 480sparky
You agreed to pay them. Pay them.

You agreed to pay them.


Pay them.
Forum: Carpentry 10-19-2017, 07:04 PM
Replies: 1,491
Views: 391,763
Posted By Leo G
When the work is coming in you take it while the...

When the work is coming in you take it while the economy is in feast mode. Because in the blink of an eye, famine can rear it's ugly head. And you never know how long it might last.
Forum: General Discussion 09-13-2017, 11:04 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,430
Posted By TxElectrician
Most stress is self induced. Reminding myself...

Most stress is self induced. Reminding myself that the world does not revolve around me helps keep my stress level low.
Forum: General Discussion 09-13-2017, 10:47 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,430
Posted By NYgutterguy
Try to only work 30 hours a week. Putting on the...

Try to only work 30 hours a week. Putting on the pouch is a stress reliever for me. I enjoy the physical work too much. Almost like a hobby.


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Forum: Accounting Software & Discussion 05-17-2017, 06:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,033
Posted By rselectric1
So nobody thinks carpenter uk is talking to...

So nobody thinks carpenter uk is talking to himself, the poster he was responding to was just sent packing back to India and his post removed.;)
Forum: Carpentry 05-03-2017, 02:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,352
Posted By jlhaslip
I wouldn't. The Framing square works fine.

I wouldn't.

The Framing square works fine.
Forum: General Discussion 04-10-2017, 07:37 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,062
Posted By FrankSmith
I built this for inventory at a glance ...

I built this for inventory at a glance


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Forum: General Discussion 04-10-2017, 01:54 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,062
Posted By jarhead0531
Just a quick couple photos of some I built years...

Just a quick couple photos of some I built years ago. I would write more, but I don't have the time at the moment, and drinking is more fun than showing a bunch of random dudes on the internet my...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-07-2017, 08:29 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,865
Posted By Robie
Carpenter UK was right first. Just...

Carpenter UK was right first.

Just sayin'....:laughing:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-07-2017, 08:26 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,865
Posted By tgeb
That cleaned up pretty nice.....these saw dust...

That cleaned up pretty nice.....these saw dust makers here know a thing or two. :thumbsup:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-07-2017, 03:27 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,865
Posted By dayexco
Acid came, used last night. Seems to be...

Acid came, used last night. Seems to be working great.

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Forum: Construction 06-20-2016, 07:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,855
Posted By tedanderson
Learn it his way and do it his way so that he...

Learn it his way and do it his way so that he knows that you are capable of following directions. Then once you've established that you are good at learning how to do things, there will eventually be...
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