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Forum: Marketing & Sales 01-21-2015, 04:00 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,326
Posted By Xtrememtnbiker
Never paid her anything. We are just contractors...

Never paid her anything. We are just contractors who she likes and she refers is to people.

Our main jobs comes from she sells a house and people ask if she can recommend someone to work on it.
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Forum: Construction 12-07-2013, 06:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,480
Posted By billgl
I agree with this and anyone else who said it. ...

I agree with this and anyone else who said it. Any chance the wall can go back up in a quick time frame?
Forum: Construction 12-05-2013, 10:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,480
Posted By Calidecks
I've dealt with Cali municipalities for many...

I've dealt with Cali municipalities for many years, I hate to say this, but most cities will not budge on this chit. It not only has to do with safety, it's city liability. Your best bet is to bust...
Forum: Construction 12-05-2013, 09:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,480
Posted By B.D.R.
Maybe you can get an archy to convince them to...

Maybe you can get an archy to convince them to let you rebuild it as original, because it was in such bad shape.
Do you have a board of variance there?
Where does your employee work now?
Forum: Construction 12-04-2013, 10:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,480
Posted By procrpntr
Artisan is right lawyer up , do have an engineer...

Artisan is right lawyer up , do have an engineer who can confirm that the building posed a public safety issue?.....what is the re-zoning process entail?...whatever you do don't talk to any 1 without...
Forum: Construction 12-04-2013, 09:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,480
Posted By CarpenterSFO
Talk to a land use lawyer and your liability...

Talk to a land use lawyer and your liability insurer.
Forum: Construction 12-04-2013, 09:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,480
Posted By Patrick
I wonder if a contractors liability or errors and...

I wonder if a contractors liability or errors and omissions policy would cover those kinda damages lol
Forum: Construction 12-04-2013, 09:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,480
Posted By chris klee
Did the city notice it yet? Hurry up and put it...

Did the city notice it yet? Hurry up and put it back up if not.
Forum: Construction 12-04-2013, 09:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,480
Posted By Metro M & L
holy crap. you got a problem.

holy crap. you got a problem.
Forum: Construction 12-04-2013, 09:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,480
Posted By ArtisanRemod
http://lawyers.findlaw.com/lawyer/firm/land-use-zo...

http://lawyers.findlaw.com/lawyer/firm/land-use-zoning/norwalk/california
Forum: Construction 12-04-2013, 08:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,480
Posted By MTN REMODEL LLC
Ouuuuuuch..... I guess we need to know your...

Ouuuuuuch.....

I guess we need to know your relationship with zoning/building....

Otherwise, absent any contractural agreements, I think you have some significant liabilities.....

Without...
Forum: Construction 12-04-2013, 08:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,480
Posted By ArtisanRemod
Erne you need a good lawyer, preferably with land...

Erne you need a good lawyer, preferably with land use experience in your area.
Forum: Tiling 04-12-2012, 09:16 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 73,185
Posted By angus242
Ben, what makes you better than your competition?...

Ben, what makes you better than your competition? Stuff like this. Don't just do the minimum, do the best....and sell the value of why you do the things you do :thumbsup:
Forum: Tiling 10-03-2011, 06:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,525
Posted By Ceramictec
here's one that was an after thought. made it...

here's one that was an after thought. made it work.

56398

56397

56399
Forum: Marketing & Sales 05-26-2011, 06:12 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 34,263
Posted By KennMacMoragh
You should read Dan Kennedy's book "No B.S...

You should read Dan Kennedy's book "No B.S Marketing to the Affluent". It's a 400 page book which focuses a lot on mass mailings, and how to do it correctly. The mistake people make is they blindly...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 07-19-2010, 07:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 25,864
Posted By Ashcon
Blue and Orange

John I'm sorry that your experience has been tainted.

I on the other hand have had great success and experience with the blue guys.

I have not ever dealt with the orange people.

Our local...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 07-19-2010, 02:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 25,864
Posted By John Theobald
Good option for the right contractors

We were a Lowe’s installer for 7 years (still would be if I didn’t have a personality conflict with the newly implanted Area Manager) and have been a Home Depot installer for 4. The thing you have to...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 07-10-2010, 11:18 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 37,806
Posted By Insuranceclaims
Comments to this Posts I believe that your...

Comments to this Posts

I believe that your experience above was somewhat pleasant, because, at the time, you were not working for SF.

In the 90's, there was a trust between restorers and...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 05-28-2010, 08:08 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,842
Posted By UncleBob
Nope, you are wrong my gutters pal. A pussy would...

Nope, you are wrong my gutters pal. A pussy would not have posted. Our friend davinci is actually the counter-opposite, it takes strength to recognize error in the self and take action to rectify...
Forum: File Swap 05-16-2010, 09:33 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 33,342
Posted By Insuranceclaims
This is a very long post...........too many cups...

This is a very long post...........too many cups of coffee this morning.

The insurance restoration field is a multi-billion dollar business and is not for all contractors. I enjoy sharing...
Forum: General Discussion 01-05-2010, 07:40 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,286
Posted By davidroberson
Unlicensed Contractors Face Harsh Penalties in California

Things Just Got Tougher For Unlicensed Contractors in California
Individuals contracting in California without a contractors license as a first offense face up to six (6) months in jail or a fine of...
Forum: Carpentry 11-27-2009, 01:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,093
Posted By basswood
Two Very Simple Drywall Tips

These tips are so simple that they may not be noteworthy, but they both work well, and are free and easy.

First is a solution to the problem of mixing drywall mud in a new full bucket. With a...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 11-21-2009, 08:43 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,341
Posted By Mike Finley
You were doing great up until the end. Once you...

You were doing great up until the end. Once you start lying to customers I have no respect for you. This is one of the reasons I can't stand the majority of salespeople in the home improvement...
Forum: General Discussion 10-17-2009, 08:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,561
Posted By CCCo.
Similar situations have happened to me before,...

Similar situations have happened to me before, and I've learned from them. :thumbsup:

One thing I go by now, is that I am really skechy when dealing with realtors, property thats forsale, and...
Forum: Business 08-16-2009, 08:59 AM
Replies: 236
Views: 28,083
Posted By LNG24
Not to worry here, when lending sources dry...

Not to worry here, when lending sources dry up...the feds print more :blink:
ie: Cash for Clunkers, $8,000 First Time Home Buyers Credit. (in NY) an additional $1,500 for First Time Home Buyers...
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