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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-11-2015, 11:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,404
Posted By nEighter
James Sample (a.k.a. Tulsa) has passed away today.

James Sample (TULSA) has passed away.

He was fighting cancer and it came back to his lungs, the doctor put him on stronger chemo and he couldn't take it. Yesterday his lungs failed and he wrote...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 01-07-2015, 12:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,005
Posted By nunya01
Each of the + reviews are from actual customers. ...

Each of the + reviews are from actual customers.

After hem-hawing around, Angie's List says they will not remove the fake review. I've simmered down a little, but I'm not over it yet.
When...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 12-31-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,005
Posted By nunya01
Angie's List Fake Reviews

Have you ever had someone drop a fake review bomb on you in Angie's List?
I'm not a huge fan of Angie's List. I tolerate it. I tried advertising on AL years ago and it was an expensive abysmal...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 09-10-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 360
Views: 140,836
Posted By MOTB
Just a professional courtesy to make mention that...

Just a professional courtesy to make mention that Craig did take me up on my offer to speak to him today. Our conversation was cordial (as some here on the forum may have thought otherwise...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 09-03-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 360
Views: 140,836
Posted By MOTB
Hi Craig, Thank you for saying hello, and I...

Hi Craig,

Thank you for saying hello, and I will reach out to you shortly so that you can hear my voice and sincerity. I am not combative, but then again I am not directly impacted like some of...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 08-29-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 360
Views: 140,836
Posted By MOTB
Dear Mr. or Mrs. or Ms Team Member or Marketing...

Dear Mr. or Mrs. or Ms Team Member or Marketing Professional,

Would you be so kind as to give us your name? The reason is, just like your other Lead Generation predecessors, it always seems that...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 08-26-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 360
Views: 140,836
Posted By MOTB
How Lead Gen Companies use your name against you

I previously started a similar conversation here on Contractor Talk about the nature of the Lead Gen business where there are so many forms of this behavior going around.

Before glancing at the...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 08-21-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 360
Views: 140,836
Posted By JBM
Its free, just claim and fill out your profile.

Its free, just claim and fill out your profile.
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 12-28-2013, 12:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,560
Posted By Metro M & L
Superpaint reccomends you use a giant fan to...

Superpaint reccomends you use a giant fan to waste paint and create errors that require more sundries and paint. The paint store is the painters foremost enemy.
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 07-21-2013, 10:33 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,418
Posted By Doctor Handyman
What the heck? Why do so many think it is ok for...

What the heck? Why do so many think it is ok for the contractor to lose money on something unforeseen as this? Really? Well alright, let me bend over and grab my ankles again.

I must be very...
Forum: Business 10-16-2011, 06:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,868
Posted By svronthmve
Ditto from me too. Remember, drunks,...

Ditto from me too.

Remember, drunks, druggies, liars, cheaters, thieves, etc. all have a billion excuses of "why it happened" and promises out the wazoo that it "won't ever happen again".
...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 03-16-2011, 10:13 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 13,206
Posted By Mike Finley
So anyways Faux, the problems you're facing you...

So anyways Faux, the problems you're facing you have to understand the issues that are causing them. Like I said, some of it is the market at work going on around you, your competition and what they...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 12-12-2010, 11:46 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 8,974
Posted By WisePainter
Exclamation pretty much. I've worked for all types of...

pretty much.

I've worked for all types of GC's all 'round the country and have found them to all have the same poor attitude towards painters.
There are exceptions to the rule, however I have yet...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 06-05-2010, 09:23 PM
Replies: 1,854
Views: 204,714
Posted By Sir Mixalot
If you're not on Facebook, you should be.

If you’re not on Facebook, you should be. I just hit 500 Fans (Likes) on my Facebook business page (http://www.facebook.com/PeckDrywallPainting) today. I've completed several jobs for people that...
Forum: Health & Safety 01-20-2010, 09:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,779
Posted By BCConstruction
I use the 3M 62023DHA1-A. Pretty good mask for...

I use the 3M 62023DHA1-A. Pretty good mask for the money and the pink dust covers match my underwear :thumbsup:
...
Forum: General Discussion 01-06-2010, 12:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 8,496
Posted By SLSTech
AllState or Foremost? Just guessing... I...

AllState or Foremost? Just guessing...

I Posted this on another forum - hopefully this helps on the Xactimate pricing issue (Certified Level 3 on the program if you are wondering - you might also...
Forum: General Discussion 12-11-2009, 10:37 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 9,690
Posted By Five Star
I think with a nice truck you attract a better...

I think with a nice truck you attract a better clientel, and you can weed out alot of tire kickers,and price shoppers, i tell them right off the bat im not the cheapest just the best! :whistling( its...
Forum: Business 12-10-2009, 12:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,969
Posted By Metro M & L
I know from some psychology courses I've taken...

I know from some psychology courses I've taken that there are several types reward punishments. There's basically like six combinations of three factors

unpredictable/predictable
avoidable...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 12-06-2009, 07:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,446
Posted By A W Smith
Blow it out the doors!

get a leaf blower and go to town. Once they see the ensuing mayhem they probably wont leave a job like that again.
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 11-23-2009, 01:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 11,646
Posted By Megabass
I tint paint as well as being a painter. I will...

I tint paint as well as being a painter. I will say that the gray primer works! Even though I work part time at the local Lowe's paint counter for bennies, I am quite knowledgeable. You will not...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 11-04-2009, 10:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,374
Posted By Kuba
blast that thing and it would look brand new... ...

blast that thing and it would look brand new...

Id use an ulta fine shot... and then a once over with baking soda as a light surface polish (not over done)

You might want to look into...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 11-03-2009, 07:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,374
Posted By THINKPAINTING
Depends on how long and durable you want the...

Depends on how long and durable you want the finish to last. DTM is a decent product but will not hold up. If you prep it well , mask it off and shoot a 2 part expoxy that would be good.

Ben...
Forum: Drywall 10-25-2009, 05:54 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 41,539
Posted By Ancient Rocker
Simpleton

Your disrespectful and condescending statement about faster and easier proves you should stay in another forum. It is not easier or faster to glue, but better. If you have a problem with that, that...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 10-16-2009, 12:31 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 54,067
Posted By Megabass
Ok, here is my 2 cents. I actually work part...

Ok, here is my 2 cents. I actually work part time nights at a Lowe's at you guessed it, the paint counter. Hold the digs folks haha. Hey, I needs meself some insurance and they paid more than SW...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 05-09-2009, 06:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 17,471
Posted By vandyandsons
hvlp spray.....period. i don't care if you...

hvlp spray.....period.

i don't care if you rent or buy. i love my Graco 4900 procomp that I got on craigslist for $200.
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