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  1. Marketing & Sales
    Hello I am a General Contractor, but mostly I do Roofing. I am looking for a good source for leads. I am Already using EstimateMyProject.com, i am really happy with their service and their prices are reasonable, however i want to use couple of sources not just one, so if anybody has...
  2. General Discussion
    I recently have been asked to qualify a corporation that sells and installs a large amount of windows. I have asked around and been told many things but a few were the same. As a qualifying agent i was instructed to get 20% of the gross contract amount up front and a salary to pull the permits...
  3. Marketing & Sales
    I have just started with a new company in a lead position for a contractor. We specialize in commercial contracting, mostly retail up fits. I need to bring in some new clients for the boss. Do you have any tips on finding and getting qualified with nation wide contractors to get on there bid...
  4. New Member Introductions
    I assist Contractors in many ways and I am interested in looking at the forums to keep in touch with the problems and issues that are affecting Contractors today. The last 17 years I worked for a Nationwide Federal Government Contractor that consulted other Nationwide Contractors and I am now...
  5. Business
    Overseas Contracting I have a fairly large General Contracting business and would like to get in on doing some of the work overseas. Can anyone head me in the right direction, I've done government contracting before but nothing outside of this country. Thanks for your help.
  6. General Discussion
    It’s 6am on Monday and the delightful peal of the Nokia ring tone, makes me cringe as to the reason for it, “ what friggin now” I think. I grit my teeth… “Yo brooksy, listen, I ain’t coming in today, my kid got bit by the ****in dog and I was at the hospital till 3” I ask, “who‘s this“? It’s...
  7. Roofing
    I am installing some vinyl windows for the first time and was surprised to see they say not to put any nails in the nailing fin within 25% of both the heigth and width of the window, not to exceed 10". If I am reading the instructions correctly, and I am, that means on a 20 X 40 inch window you...
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