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Forum: Marketing & Sales 01-29-2016, 02:58 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 11,166
Posted By go dart
Kap that's exactly the right answer. Many bath...

Kap that's exactly the right answer. Many bath remodels can be priced at a single set. Standardize the faucet sets, tile allowances, and cabinet options. This remodel would require attention to the...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 01-29-2016, 01:06 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 11,166
Posted By go dart
I get that Kap. I really do but what she's asking...

I get that Kap. I really do but what she's asking for is my time & idea's. I suspected a 6:00pm (her only time available) apt, then give freely of my idea's to further impress said homeowner, a...
Forum: General Discussion 09-10-2015, 08:52 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,628
Posted By go dart
Great thread by the way. I've had it work both...

Great thread by the way. I've had it work both ways but the worst backfire was my own brother. A lil history. My business is a family one 53 yrs old. My older brother was my Forman for years before...
Forum: General Discussion 07-20-2015, 12:09 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 12,562
Posted By go dart
You're correct within reason. I haven't built a...

You're correct within reason. I haven't built a new home in years. All my work is sold at whatever I choose to charge. Again, within reason. I find some companies charging as little as possible and...
Forum: General Discussion 07-20-2015, 06:55 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 12,562
Posted By go dart
Lets face it. When we traded honest, secure,...

Lets face it. When we traded honest, secure, manufacturing jobs for falling prices the country is left with a huge workforce that will never have the skills to secure a "living wage". Men and women...
Forum: General Discussion 12-04-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,069
Posted By go dart
Standard Contractor code. It's double the price...

Standard Contractor code. It's double the price if you help.
Forum: General Discussion 08-13-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,614
Posted By go dart
Working with my Son

I can't say in words how great this is. Sure there's been some struggles along the way and I've felt more responsibility than I would of with a non family employee. 4 years ago he worked PT at Home...
Forum: Business 12-09-2013, 09:08 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,746
Posted By go dart
I ask leading questions which get the leads...

I ask leading questions which get the leads talking. There is nothing wrong with asking if they've had a price before. This opens them up and they sometimes offer who the other estimators are. Do try...
Forum: General Discussion 11-25-2013, 10:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,985
Posted By go dart
His second post he says a buck and a half

His second post he says a buck and a half
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 10-04-2013, 06:55 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,491
Posted By go dart
Adding storms to those old casements will get you...

Adding storms to those old casements will get you two things.
* Additional weight added to an old operator
* Two crap windows instead of just one.
Hang the plastic, yank em out, repair the...
Forum: General Discussion 09-23-2013, 06:29 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,597
Posted By go dart
Greg please explain how your life changed the day...

Greg please explain how your life changed the day TNT was done with you.
Forum: General Discussion 08-21-2013, 02:36 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,689
Posted By go dart
Seems you may be anxious to disqualify that lead....

Seems you may be anxious to disqualify that lead. I would call and discuss first.
Forum: General Discussion 08-07-2013, 01:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,580
Posted By go dart
You just described( eloquently I might add ) half...

You just described( eloquently I might add ) half this board.
Forum: Finish Carpentry 08-05-2013, 06:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,293
Posted By go dart
A woodworking video worth watching

Enjoy!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p7l3_THa-Yk
Forum: General Discussion 05-13-2013, 06:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,899
Posted By go dart
One of the comments was " Hope they got paid up...

One of the comments was " Hope they got paid up front ". Now thats funny.
Forum: General Discussion 12-28-2012, 04:09 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 10,407
Posted By go dart
Excellent forum and well run. Enjoy the ride...

Excellent forum and well run. Enjoy the ride Nathan!
Forum: Business 11-08-2012, 06:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,322
Posted By go dart
The tipping point would be if the home is...

The tipping point would be if the home is actually under contract and waiting closing or if their interested but haven't contracted. If their waiting for closing thats a lead and should be treated as...
Forum: General Discussion 09-03-2012, 09:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,615
Posted By go dart
Its all yours my friend.

Its all yours my friend.
Forum: General Discussion 08-07-2012, 05:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,969
Posted By go dart
I spray painted my fireplace door trim in matt...

I spray painted my fireplace door trim in matt black grill paint. Still looks great 3 years later.
Forum: Kitchens & Baths 07-09-2012, 05:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,601
Posted By go dart
There a franchise of repair company's under the...

There a franchise of repair company's under the name of surface specialist I believe. Google it, may give you one close.
Forum: Finish Carpentry 06-25-2012, 06:38 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 15,316
Posted By go dart
Tear it apart, theres a 1/4" bow in that left...

Tear it apart, theres a 1/4" bow in that left hand stile!! Just kidding, thats excellent planning and execution. Hey a smaller shop is just less corners to rathole in.
Forum: Business 06-16-2012, 06:55 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 38,690
Posted By go dart
For an established and reputable company I would...

For an established and reputable company I would think the phone number has more value then the client list.
Forum: General Discussion 06-15-2012, 06:07 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,581
Posted By go dart
This is just worth a shot. Do they have a...

This is just worth a shot. Do they have a sprinkler system? Possible leak in a line under the porch?
Forum: General Discussion 06-09-2012, 09:30 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 16,736
Posted By go dart
The OP's point is a valid one. Doods fed up. I...

The OP's point is a valid one. Doods fed up. I totally understand. The economy has encouraged bootlegged contractors for the last couple of years. I will say I've never turned in a unliscened guy but...
Forum: Carpentry 05-22-2012, 01:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,748
Posted By go dart
Good call on the cypress. Thanks.

Good call on the cypress. Thanks.
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