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Forum: Marketing & Sales 02-07-2015, 11:48 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,003
Posted By Seattle GC
This why you and I see it so differently. Around...

This why you and I see it so differently. Around here most will pay with out to much of a discussion. I have had to explain it to a few that we do not work for free just as you do not. That usually...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 02-07-2015, 11:44 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,003
Posted By Seattle GC
Exactly Ohio , why would you not charge a decent...

Exactly Ohio , why would you not charge a decent fee for an hour or two. So you don't get it big deal, on the flip side I have several clients from over the years that have been repeats. I have...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 02-07-2015, 10:28 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,003
Posted By Seattle GC
I would agree with you on that TNT. I just happen...

I would agree with you on that TNT. I just happen to have good luck with the realtors that I do work with. Maybe our opinions differ due to housing markets vary due to geographical location. But...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 02-07-2015, 07:46 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,003
Posted By Seattle GC
Good luck boys. Your gonna need it from what I...

Good luck boys. Your gonna need it from what I can see... Lol
Forum: Marketing & Sales 02-03-2015, 10:19 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,003
Posted By Seattle GC
Jaws, I stand corrected. Thanks for setting...

Jaws,

I stand corrected. Thanks for setting me straight on this matter.

TNT,

You have no idea who I am! If I come across as a tool then so be it. As I have stated before just calling it as...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 02-03-2015, 09:19 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,003
Posted By Seattle GC
TNT Excellent contribution to this thread...

TNT

Excellent contribution to this thread anything else to add? Maybe you could expand on on the OP business, do you know him or his company? Please help us understand as we are all just lost...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 02-02-2015, 12:57 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,003
Posted By Seattle GC
Good night mike. You see it your way and I see it...

Good night mike. You see it your way and I see it mine. We will have to agree to disagree. Good luck
Forum: Marketing & Sales 02-02-2015, 12:29 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,003
Posted By Seattle GC
No mike I just don't mind calling BS when I see...

No mike I just don't mind calling BS when I see it. The guy simply asked how to work with a realtor. You obviously do not by the comments you have made hear. Some of us have done quite well. No...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 02-02-2015, 12:20 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,003
Posted By Seattle GC
Duely noted. More sound advice from one with the...

Duely noted. More sound advice from one with the only advice that matters. Good luck mike...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 02-01-2015, 11:48 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,003
Posted By Seattle GC
Cal, I think we all are well aware of your...

Cal, I think we all are well aware of your outstanding business accomplishments. From your posts where you feel you need to boast about better than 50% profits to always having six to nine months...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 02-01-2015, 11:03 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,003
Posted By Seattle GC
Working for realtors is no different than working...

Working for realtors is no different than working for anyone else. There industry has bad ones and good ones. Use your people skills and earn there business or tell them to pound sand. To write them...
Forum: Carpentry 01-07-2015, 01:10 AM
Replies: 247
Views: 92,451
Posted By Seattle GC
A master, my father was a master. Me I'm just a...

A master, my father was a master. Me I'm just a fourth generation carpenter that generally can figure it out. I only wish I would have figured it out twenty years ago that my father new what he was...
Forum: Carpentry 01-05-2015, 01:55 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,000
Posted By Seattle GC
Is that an extra fee for your quote to provide a...

Is that an extra fee for your quote to provide a ballpark hockey man? Lol. I do agree with you, I rarely ever give ball parks as they always seem to bite me in the ass down the road.
Forum: Commercial Construction 12-25-2014, 04:28 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 12,287
Posted By Seattle GC
A little late to the party but here is the easy...

A little late to the party but here is the easy way for bollard install. Hire core driller to do any and all drilling. Leave cores in place for safety, bring in a vac truck to do your excavation for...
Forum: Commercial Construction 12-25-2014, 04:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,977
Posted By Seattle GC
They call once a month claiming work in our area...

They call once a month claiming work in our area and they need a contractor to work with. I always ask what area that would be and have yet to get a straight answer, nor could they pronounce any near...
Forum: Carpentry 12-17-2014, 01:50 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,000
Posted By Seattle GC
To each there own, in our circle we do not charge...

To each there own, in our circle we do not charge as we know who gets the calls every time. In the end we are always busy and every one is paid well. We typically are getting 8 out of 10 bids with...
Forum: Carpentry 12-16-2014, 02:34 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,000
Posted By Seattle GC
I keep a running black list of arrogant subs who...

I keep a running black list of arrogant subs who feel because they are currently busy they want a fee paid or give us attitude about doing a bid. Those guys are the ones who call when things are a...
Forum: Vehicles 11-29-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,994
Posted By Seattle GC
Do you figure you will empty your trailer into...

Do you figure you will empty your trailer into the van or will you tow it also? Curious to see how you feel about the 2500 once you get things put away. I'm only speaking from experince and my 350...
Forum: Vehicles 11-29-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,027
Posted By Seattle GC
A little late to this thread but what do you east...

A little late to this thread but what do you east coasters pay for a ton of const. Debris. Here in the Seattle area we pay about $110 a ton. As for the trailer, most people over look the fact that...
Forum: Drywall 11-29-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,361
Posted By Seattle GC
Ice, enlighten us on your mud of choice as the...

Ice, enlighten us on your mud of choice as the rest of us sheep are floundering.
Forum: Drywall 11-29-2014, 05:37 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,361
Posted By Seattle GC
We bought the festool vac and plantex sander. A...

We bought the festool vac and plantex sander. A bit of a learning curve but it does pretty well. The vac is the cx36 which has an auto clean function where it will keep full suction until the bag is...
Forum: Carpentry 11-28-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 13,457
Posted By Seattle GC
Several classic's here guys. The old adage of do...

Several classic's here guys. The old adage of do your best and caulk the rest comes to mind. Or maybe it's an east coast thing to do putty, either way top shelf work in this thread.
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