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Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 03-17-2016, 09:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 15,029
Posted By power
This is the only vytex window post i found. I...

This is the only vytex window post i found. I searched and this older post came up.
Before i started my own company i worked for a vytex dealer as an installer and later a salesman. during my 3...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 01-31-2016, 08:02 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,205
Posted By power
Vinyl hanger I see alot of companies splitting...

Vinyl hanger
I see alot of companies splitting anything above par 50/50.
Is that fairly common?
Forum: Lead RRP Discussion 04-18-2015, 08:52 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,312
Posted By power
I was told the same thing. Im in central P.A., so...

I was told the same thing. Im in central P.A., so i imagine its the same.
Forum: Business 03-25-2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,785
Posted By power
The request for the W9 is coming from the condo...

The request for the W9 is coming from the condo association, not the home owner. The condo association arent paying, the customer is , and i am dealing directly with the customer. I need to send my...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 12-08-2014, 10:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,282
Posted By power
Ask the customer what is the most they are...

Ask the customer what is the most they are willing to pay per square and then charge 4 times that amount.
Forum: Marketing & Sales 09-17-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,935
Posted By power
I screen my leads on the phone, not overtly but i...

I screen my leads on the phone, not overtly but i do screen.
I make sure they own the home. I want to make sure they arent closing on the home in a few weeks and want to use my estimate as a...
Forum: Lead RRP Discussion 05-21-2014, 03:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,067
Posted By power
I see guys not following rrp all day. That said,...

I see guys not following rrp all day. That said, i would never call and make a complaint. First off, Its none of my business and being a rat isnt something i would like to be be labeled.
Second, up...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 04-08-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 20,658
Posted By power
I certainly hope none of you guys are using...

I certainly hope none of you guys are using unfinished aluminum as flashing... That will turn into a very big problem.
Bare aluminum degrades if it comes into contact with fiber cement siding....
Forum: Roofing 03-10-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 12,159
Posted By power
I agree bam, most use existing. If its in bad...

I agree bam, most use existing. If its in bad condition which is rare, we will then replace it.
Forum: Lead RRP Discussion 02-25-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 20,088
Posted By power
If a homeowner wants to buy a home with lead...

If a homeowner wants to buy a home with lead paint, they made an adult/ conscious decision. Why should a contractor have to be involved...
If i become an alcoholic, Coors Beer should be forced to...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 02-21-2014, 11:18 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 8,986
Posted By power
I love the guys that say canvassing is a waste of...

I love the guys that say canvassing is a waste of time but yet they are the first to blame obama care, a slow economy, or anything for their lack of business. Relying only on word of mouth and the...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 02-17-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 9,661
Posted By power
Just saw this stuff.( Eliminator 29), Looks ok...

Just saw this stuff.( Eliminator 29), Looks ok but i dont think its a VSI Certified panel. Company also looks very small, could be a logistical nightmare if you run short on materials since i dont...
Forum: Business 01-12-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,410
Posted By power
I agree with that.

I agree with that.
Forum: Roofing 11-23-2013, 10:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,969
Posted By power
I am asking for some synthetic underlayment for...

I am asking for some synthetic underlayment for Kwaanza.
For the record, i am scared as hell of Kwanzaa Klause.

Synthetic is awesome, especially deck armor.
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 11-10-2013, 11:03 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 20,729
Posted By power
Easy way to cut vinyl siding--

My guys are using a multi master to cut insulated siding.. Its cordless and cuts it like butter. Insulated siding can be a pain to cut. Any of you guys use a multi master for this? What tools other...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 10-09-2013, 10:35 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 21,999
Posted By power
If he states that he will write a bad review if...

If he states that he will write a bad review if you dont do what he wants, that is extortion,,he most certainly can be arrested for that.
That means i can go to a small restaurant owner and tell...
Forum: Roofing 09-09-2013, 07:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,812
Posted By power
Roofing salesman-

Not sure if this is the correct place but i will give it a shot. Thinking of hiring a roofing and siding salesman..
It seems wheremi am at, salesman get 10% of the total sale and then a certain...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-13-2013, 08:39 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,125
Posted By power
Winners and Losers

Losers talk about how bad the economy is.
Losers talk about how bad Obama Care is.
Losers talk about how the government doesnt allow anyone to make money.
Losers talk about how its impossible to...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-13-2013, 08:27 AM
Replies: 31,796
Views: 1,820,350
Posted By power
I hate people that complain and blame everyone...

I hate people that complain and blame everyone for their problems..
" its the damn economy, its Obama Care, its the government".. Give me a break, winners dont talk like that.
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 06-24-2013, 09:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 59,877
Posted By power
ProVia is the bomb, a great prduct. ThermaTru is...

ProVia is the bomb, a great prduct. ThermaTru is a budget door.
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 05-16-2013, 07:07 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,118
Posted By power
You are not going to find a dark extruded brown....

You are not going to find a dark extruded brown. Why? It can absorb heat and distort the vinyl.
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 05-05-2013, 07:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,389
Posted By power
The lower the air leakage number the better. All...

The lower the air leakage number the better. All the low quality window brands have high air leakage numbers.
Forum: Roofing 01-09-2013, 06:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,729
Posted By power
Very slight overhang ..hope it's not coming from...

Very slight overhang ..hope it's not coming from the ridge vent.
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 12-22-2012, 09:57 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,552
Posted By power
one 18 ft azek trim board ( 4" width) can cover...

one 18 ft azek trim board ( 4" width) can cover roughly 1 1/2 windows; all four sides of exterior. based on a 36 x 54 window.
this was something i came up with when doing estimates that require azek...
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