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Forum: General Discussion 08-05-2012, 03:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,888
Posted By Tom M
Yes I was taught hourly rate x 1.3= burden then...

Yes I was taught hourly rate x 1.3= burden then burden x 1.3 = billable. Example----
$18./hr employee
$23.4. hr burden
$30.42 / hr billed
All depends on how you choose to get to your mark-up O&P.
Forum: General Discussion 08-05-2012, 03:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,888
Posted By Acres
I would say most should have different rates for...

I would say most should have different rates for different kinds of labor and different levels of labor skills. I charge differently the moment I pick up a chainsaw, also I charge differently for my...
Forum: General Discussion 08-05-2012, 03:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,888
Posted By Tom M
So you dont keep different workers in the truck...

So you dont keep different workers in the truck at different rates that you can use at your disposal like tools? :)
Forum: General Discussion 08-05-2012, 03:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,888
Posted By Warren
I would have to say, that our hourly rate is...

I would have to say, that our hourly rate is based on an average of all employee rates. I try to man jobs with an honest ratio of one carpenter/one laborer. Sometimes it works a little to our...
Forum: General Discussion 08-04-2012, 02:23 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,888
Posted By Sir Mixalot
Here's what I tell a customer: It will take 1...

Here's what I tell a customer:
It will take 1 man 2 hours or 2 men 1 hour. There is no difference as far as price goes. :no:
Forum: General Discussion 08-04-2012, 02:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,888
Posted By Stephen H
I am sure the story lost a little something in...

I am sure the story lost a little something in the re-telling-----but the way it reads to me is that you came off as a little defensive.

I definitely think you gave too much info and too much of...
Forum: General Discussion 08-04-2012, 01:53 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,888
Posted By ohiohomedoctor
Totally disagree. Sounds like wildwill lost the...

Totally disagree. Sounds like wildwill lost the job. I know the whole some jobs arent worth doing routine but I would have handled it a little differently. When in the groove I could turn a chit...
Forum: General Discussion 08-04-2012, 01:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,888
Posted By TxElectrician
I think you played it correctly.

I think you played it correctly.
Forum: General Discussion 08-04-2012, 01:29 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,888
Posted By Tech Dawg
Ask the HO if they've ever requested an hourly...

Ask the HO if they've ever requested an hourly breakdown from the doctor, or what their doctor makes along with nurses, receptionist etc... Give them the same answer that the doctor does ;)
Forum: Finish Carpentry 07-19-2012, 02:53 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 6,558
Posted By [email protected]
@ 239 I normally dont get into pissing matches...

@ 239 I normally dont get into pissing matches online but Ill make an exception for you because your exceptional A**HOLE. At least the OPs pics are not taken out of some magazine with a webcam and...
Forum: General Discussion 05-19-2012, 09:33 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 8,405
Posted By Tom Struble
free safety glasses

a buddy posted this on fb

http://www.uvex.us/bayonet/
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-15-2012, 11:44 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 7,848
Posted By Willie T
The Bridge Builder Perhaps such a somber...

The Bridge Builder

Perhaps such a somber thought as what we're discussing here inspired the poet Will Allen Dromgoole’s classic poem titled “The BridgeBuilder”:

An old man, going a lone...
Forum: General Discussion 02-14-2012, 06:50 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,197
Posted By oldfrt
I'd branch out into other more potential...

I'd branch out into other more potential areas.Working in one area a lot is nice,but it looks like
the handwriting is on the wall here.Concentrate on finding more contacts and getting
your...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-11-2012, 07:04 AM
Replies: 225
Views: 11,287
Posted By ohiohomedoctor
Well the father is definitely a conservative. A...

Well the father is definitely a conservative. A liberal would have missed the computer and shot himself in the foot. :whistling:

Plus they say if your not a liberal when your young you have no...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-11-2012, 01:27 AM
Replies: 225
Views: 11,287
Posted By oldfrt
Well, You don't have any kids yet,so come...

Well,
You don't have any kids yet,so come back when you have some practical experience.
Truth is we have three honor roll students,two still in school,one married,helping her hubby get his...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-10-2012, 10:18 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 11,287
Posted By Winchester
Media Response to Anita Li, from the Toronto Star...

Media Response to Anita Li, from the Toronto Star

Since you took the time to email us with your requests like we asked, Iíll take the time to give you an honest follow-up response. Youíll have to...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-10-2012, 08:37 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 11,287
Posted By EthanB
Regardless of who is right, wrong or in the...

Regardless of who is right, wrong or in the middle. This video isn't going to get the desired results. I don't think the girl that wrote the message he read is going to become contrite after being...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-10-2012, 05:45 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 11,287
Posted By Metro M & L
I think that dad is a sniveling impotent little...

I think that dad is a sniveling impotent little man who can't stomach the thought that his daughter 1. doesn't worship the ground he walks on and 2. thinks for herself. Bringing a gun into his...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-10-2012, 01:35 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 11,287
Posted By jb4211
I don't. But I don't think he should sink...

I don't.

But I don't think he should sink down to her level: she blasted him on Facebook, he blasts her on You Tube.

He should have handled his issues with her the way he wanted her to handle...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-10-2012, 10:04 AM
Replies: 225
Views: 11,287
Posted By Morning Wood
Can't say I'm a big fan of that guy

Can't say I'm a big fan of that guy
Forum: Tiling 02-09-2012, 12:45 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,626
Posted By angus242
I can't disagree that some folks will only care...

I can't disagree that some folks will only care about price.

I think the economy has taken a toll on many. There was an article published early this week that called the Chicago area the 6th most...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-09-2012, 02:22 AM
Replies: 1,726
Views: 195,962
Posted By Winchester
So, I thought I was going to have this cool video...

So, I thought I was going to have this cool video of ripping a 20' bevel.

But forgot I was cutting at 1-7/16" before and didn't reset the depth.

Now it is just a video of an idiot who had to...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-03-2012, 07:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,846
Posted By WarnerConstInc.
Father daughter dance

My 6 year old convinced me to take her to the father daughter dance at the WWII museum.
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 01-29-2012, 09:44 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,063
Posted By Framer53
48' on Aluma-poles Hardest thing was setting...

48' on Aluma-poles

Hardest thing was setting them up
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-27-2012, 06:47 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,676
Posted By Randy Bush
Well wife had the surgery this morning,Doctor...

Well wife had the surgery this morning,Doctor said it went well and did not look like cancer. But think they still do a tissue sample just to be sure. Was still in a lot of pain a couple of hours ago...
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