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Forum: Marketing & Sales 02-16-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 11,084
Posted By THINKPAINTING
Direct mail is far from obsolete ....

Direct mail is far from obsolete ....
Forum: Marketing & Sales 01-31-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,349
Posted By THINKPAINTING
Yellow pages online do ok I'm sure lots of people...

Yellow pages online do ok I'm sure lots of people search yellow pages then go from there to find a contractor. They are used to the old book in hand but now they go online . I've had seniors who use...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 12-19-2013, 06:49 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 10,271
Posted By THINKPAINTING
I've got my card design and carrier routes I want...

I've got my card design and carrier routes I want to target, just can't get the paperwork part down for the USPS website... I've always had luck radius mailing around a job and mailing to my client...
Forum: Websites and SEO 12-14-2013, 09:44 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,276
Posted By THINKPAINTING
Relax what are you the Internet guru??? I used to...

Relax what are you the Internet guru??? I used to have several domain names all pointing to my site since 2001 when I built it my first one.
Still have them we used them on DM pieces in the past....
Forum: Websites and SEO 12-14-2013, 06:42 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,276
Posted By THINKPAINTING
Carl does great work....so I hear..:thumbsup:

Carl does great work....so I hear..:thumbsup:
Forum: Marketing & Sales 07-29-2013, 08:03 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 90,115
Posted By THINKPAINTING
Classy simple and marketable. Nice card..

Classy simple and marketable. Nice card..
Forum: Business 07-26-2013, 08:49 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,908
Posted By THINKPAINTING
Had this happen last year on a exterior paint job...

Had this happen last year on a exterior paint job and carpentry . I billed them for my time to date with materials and parted ways. I acted as professional as I could shook hands and got my check.
Forum: Business 07-04-2013, 07:10 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,888
Posted By THINKPAINTING
So if you have stained woodwork and your rolling...

So if you have stained woodwork and your rolling out walls? You just wipe off paint splatter onto baseboards? What if the room is 3 flights up in the home all the way at the ther end of house? What...
Forum: General Discussion 03-24-2013, 07:27 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 12,740
Posted By THINKPAINTING
We make these are selves with mdo now mostly. Use...

We make these are selves with mdo now mostly. Use landscape stakes with stainless hardware make very classy visual signs. You could also get a more fancy sign holder made or make yourself.
Forum: Business 03-17-2013, 02:47 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,258
Posted By THINKPAINTING
Good friend of mine painted for well over 50...

Good friend of mine painted for well over 50 years with his own business, he's 69 still painting he gets 1500 a month from SS. After paying for his supplemental health insurance he's left with $700...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 03-16-2013, 08:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,528
Posted By THINKPAINTING
I know of one painting contractor who has driven...

I know of one painting contractor who has driven some serious SEO to her site by being a big time blogger . She ties it all in with her social media and website. Digital marketing is a big chunk of...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 03-12-2013, 10:34 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 12,250
Posted By THINKPAINTING
My son made this for me said dad send this to...

My son made this for me said dad send this to customers who didn't use us......lol
Forum: Marketing & Sales 03-10-2013, 07:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,791
Posted By THINKPAINTING
SEO is like our current politicians they just...

SEO is like our current politicians they just keep raising taxes and taking our money. So many of us want the golden awnser to the best SEO and who to hire or best way to do it ourselves. Like all...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 03-02-2013, 06:25 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 12,250
Posted By THINKPAINTING
Years ago I used to look in yellow pages and get...

Years ago I used to look in yellow pages and get names of hairdresser beauty saloons and mail them all postcards. It is where all the women gather and gab so good place for Martha to say she's...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 02-24-2013, 10:12 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,437
Posted By THINKPAINTING
Lots of people can't make estimates on normal...

Lots of people can't make estimates on normal business hours there working like me. If its possible we do it but most times people like sat or Sunday. Have two this afternoon and I did two Friday....
Forum: Marketing & Sales 02-24-2013, 10:08 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,560
Posted By THINKPAINTING
I went on a lead Friday in Barrington your right...

I went on a lead Friday in Barrington your right about CL, my quote was $2500 for the work, they said we have two quotes form painters on CL for $1350 and $1050
! I know it's winter but damm that's...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 02-15-2013, 09:45 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 11,774
Posted By THINKPAINTING
Chocolate Chip Banana muffins...:)

Chocolate Chip Banana muffins...:)
Forum: Websites and SEO 02-11-2013, 07:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,283
Posted By THINKPAINTING
Good article here worth a look for SEO tips.. ...

Good article here worth a look for SEO tips..

http://www.daily5remodel.com/index.php?action=article&rowid=1822
Forum: Technology 02-05-2013, 10:30 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 8,890
Posted By THINKPAINTING
Here's a review I just saw...

Here's a review I just saw http://vod.io/h0_qF?noad=1 on surface pro..
Forum: Websites and SEO 01-16-2013, 08:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,608
Posted By THINKPAINTING
I track everything I do and ask all my customers...

I track everything I do and ask all my customers how they found me. When they say we found your website on Internet I say great do you remember the keyword you used as well. Sadly most don't but...
Forum: Websites and SEO 01-15-2013, 08:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,608
Posted By THINKPAINTING
You didn't think I would let that go by either...

You didn't think I would let that go by either did you... show me a painters site that is that much different especially in content... We all say we are the best we are the experts we are the most...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 12-15-2012, 10:02 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 14,853
Posted By THINKPAINTING
I mark my materials up anywhere from 15 to 25%...

I mark my materials up anywhere from 15 to 25% way I was taught from business people. Successful business people not contractors who work for wages. It's not a hobby for me or my employees or subs. ...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 10-19-2012, 07:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,757
Posted By THINKPAINTING
I like it allot great add but I am partial to...

I like it allot great add but I am partial to Keith... I like the kids headline and the call to actions.
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 10-16-2012, 07:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,895
Posted By THINKPAINTING
Cool painting project.

A sparky (electrician) friend of mine built this off the back of his house to install his solar panels. We used a waterborne SW system and covered in while working as the river is right behind the...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 10-07-2012, 01:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,347
Posted By THINKPAINTING
Remember SURRPTUCU

Just got through telling my son why his job didn't make it' for the hrs he estimated. He forgot , setup remove replace protect touch up and clean up ..... Now times those steps by a few days on a...
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