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Forum: Business 06-12-2018, 08:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,390
Posted By griz
any idea how many businesses sell or give away...

any idea how many businesses sell or give away shirts.....

you think they worry about someone showing up pretending to represent the business?????

look at all the shirts, jackets & hats that...
Forum: Masonry 07-02-2017, 11:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,155
Posted By Windycity
lol then it cost you double Sent from my...

lol then it cost you double


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Forum: Business 05-02-2017, 12:31 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,222
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
Is having signage on his completed dock a...

Is having signage on his completed dock a possibility? Get him to agree to have your sign up for a certain amount of time, and knock down his price a bit?


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Forum: Business 04-30-2017, 04:18 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,222
Posted By Rio
Thinking of your situation reminded me of how one...

Thinking of your situation reminded me of how one of the best salespersons of all time, Zig Ziglar R.I.P., used to handle the situation

https://youtu.be/cYYrrQdR5hc
Forum: Business 04-30-2017, 03:59 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,222
Posted By Rio
Tell them what you just wrote, you do more than...

Tell them what you just wrote, you do more than the minimum which is what code is.
Forum: Business 04-27-2017, 04:47 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,222
Posted By aquakbd
Explain your work process and show them reviews...

Explain your work process and show them reviews about the work of your company. The price difference will be more than clear and you won't have to explain a lot. I believe that those who want a job...
Forum: Business 04-26-2017, 06:00 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,222
Posted By NJ Contractor
Hmmm, sounds like they are working on gaining...

Hmmm, sounds like they are working on gaining market share through price competition. I think the advice given above is good and you have to keep articulating why you are the better choice through...
Forum: Business 04-24-2017, 07:18 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,222
Posted By KAP
The price you've determined to charge to be in...

The price you've determined to charge to be in business and provide for your family is what YOU need to charge... just because someone else is charging less doesn't mean your needs have changed... ...
Forum: Business 04-24-2017, 07:01 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,222
Posted By NJ Contractor
Sounds like your competitor won't be around for...

Sounds like your competitor won't be around for long the way he is running his business.

I would not worry about what he is doing. Just educate your clients and keep presenting yourself as the...
Forum: Business 04-24-2017, 06:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,222
Posted By FrankSmith
Perhaps charge a small fee to bid on larger jobs...

Perhaps charge a small fee to bid on larger jobs to sort out those more likely to shop based on price. Even a $50 fee could save you a lot of wasted time bidding.
Forum: Business 10-01-2016, 05:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,882
Posted By Britchippy
In the UK it is standard practice for subs to be...

In the UK it is standard practice for subs to be paid upon completion and judging by my "cheering section" others agree. For example on a typical house build here 20% is paid as a deposit then draws...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 09-19-2016, 07:36 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 7,785
Posted By giannid
Unfortunately word of mouth these days is...

Unfortunately word of mouth these days is becoming less and less important as online reviews and fancy websites. It's taken awhile for me to finally realize it but it's so true. I see so many new...
Forum: File Swap 01-14-2016, 11:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,394
Posted By RemodelHernando
Flow Charts/Standard Operating Procedures/ Document Advice

Hey, how is everyone doing? So I have been in construction my whole life and decided to start a small residential remodeling company 3 years ago and have been loving it. I have recently started to...
Forum: Technology 07-27-2015, 09:01 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 11,989
Posted By Big Shoe
Your still awake at 10:00 :sleep1::sleep1: ...

Your still awake at 10:00 :sleep1::sleep1:

I would just ignore the text until the following day. You get e mails 24/7 too.

Maybe a soft, polite..........''Wow,was that you texting me at 10:00...
Forum: General Discussion 01-24-2015, 10:11 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,570
Posted By CO762
sounds like quite the dirtbag. I take good...

sounds like quite the dirtbag. I take good interest in all aspects of a person I'm in a relationship with on a professional level.

If they will cheat on their wife/gf, why not me?
If they will...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 11-30-2011, 12:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,827
Posted By RobertCDF
https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150481...

https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150481770573454.423015.215448278453&type=3

Here are the pics from the Azek/Trex deck for you
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