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Old 06-16-2013, 11:20 PM
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That's kind of a piss poor attitude there Boots. The client certainly will mind and if it's a good client why take advantage and run the risk of making them mad? Get a GFL, troubleshoot the wiring efficiently and the client pays a fair price and the contractor makes a fair profit. I'd rather be fair with people and get repeat business then screw people over and never get to work for them again.
Again, consider the source.

Toots went from gouging the client because he won't buy quality locating equipment, to selling the client a new system because Harbor Freight was out of wire caps.

He should be a gazillionair
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Old 06-16-2013, 11:30 PM
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Again, consider the source.

Toots went from gouging the client because he won't buy quality locating equipment, to selling the client a new system because Harbor Freight was out of wire caps.

He should be a gazillionair
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Must be related to my boss
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Old 06-17-2013, 02:28 AM
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When ever you're ready ! Understandbly tacoma is a bit too far of a commute

I did a 2nd interview with a guy early may from Tacoma.. He was too much of a quick pistol kind of guy just from over the phone so we passed. Hope it wasn't you! lol
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Old 06-17-2013, 02:31 AM
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We have a armada GFL . I've used it to my advantage a couple times, everytime I have used it i've had 100% success. It's just not that often that you come across a situation like that.

Like Jim says. The right tool
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Old 06-17-2013, 09:48 AM
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That's kind of a piss poor attitude there Boots. The client certainly will mind and if it's a good client why take advantage and run the risk of making them mad? Get a GFL, troubleshoot the wiring efficiently and the client pays a fair price and the contractor makes a fair profit. I'd rather be fair with people and get repeat business then screw people over and never get to work for them again.
Have to agree with the SoCal water thief.
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Old 06-17-2013, 10:54 AM
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Have to agree with the SoCal water thief.
Did I forget to tell you that I changed the water in my pool twice this month? AND when I washed both of my German luxury automobiles this week I just let the hose run down the driveway for a good hour!
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Old 06-17-2013, 12:47 PM
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Did I forget to tell you that I changed the water in my pool twice this month? AND when I washed both of my German luxury automobiles this week I just let the hose run down the driveway for a good hour!
I ran with scissors once. Pretty crazy, huh?
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Old 06-17-2013, 05:02 PM
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Old 06-17-2013, 11:44 PM
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When ever you're ready ! Understandbly tacoma is a bit too far of a commute

I did a 2nd interview with a guy early may from Tacoma.. He was too much of a quick pistol kind of guy just from over the phone so we passed. Hope it wasn't you! lol
No I am gonna shoot for a year with this company and then go from there. If I time it right I can avoid winterizations with that roofing compressor. What a ******* joke
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Old 06-18-2013, 07:24 PM
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did that hotdog compressor on a wheel actually get the job done?
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