Originally Posted by ed2hess
Why have a minimum, and turn down business. I think a lot of guys wouldn't come off couch for less than they make on regular job. I did a lot of $5 trim jobs when in area.
Usually, way I do things when a customer calls me for some tiny small $2 job:
1. Do it for free.
2. Look around to find more work until I can justify charging $30.
3. If it's a regular customer, take care of it during a scheduled visit.
Because I'm telling you, it costs me $10 to drive up.