A guy I know had a company called Student Painters Plus he asked me to give a presentation to the kids on how to set up a job site and how to do things like caulk, spackle, glaze windows I did two weekends at Indiana University and at Michigan State University he paid me $1,000.00 a weekend plus room and board, So it was worth my time. But I must say there were a couple of kids who could have turned painting into a good career.
then there were others who like most were just there for the money:whistling
From what I have heard the parent company rips off the kids that open a franchise. The whole deal is to get people to feel they are doing a good thing by helping these poor kids get through college, when in reality the kids, the customers and everybody but the parent company themselves get screwed.
I honestly dont give a rats ass... People who understand quality painters dont hire these people and they are not my target so... :thumbsup: they can eat up all them bs consumers who waiste my time and gas doing estimates =)
hmm.. Well, i have an estimate tomorrow for some guy who needs the int of his moble home repainted... =)... Would any of you bother? Ill sell him a spray job thats affordable heheh, I just dont and havent ran into many people who live in a trailor park who can afford a pro paint job... Feed back welcome
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