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Old 11-20-2011, 12:24 AM
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excell spreadsheet for large bids?

I just got destroyed on my first large project because i didnt have the right type of paperwork signed... talked to a lawyer and he says i cant take him to court because i have nothing to back me up. I have been doing small installs for years but now i am moving into hardscaping and full yard overhauls. Im just did a 5 week project and made $1200, so i really dont want to do that again lol..
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Old 11-20-2011, 12:17 PM
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get contracts made up and just change the scope of work and material prices for each job that you do. and put a clause in their that states the materials and labor prices are subject to change
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Old 11-20-2011, 12:36 PM
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Care to share an example?
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Old 11-20-2011, 02:43 PM
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this is out of a contract book that i have and under the terms put some reasons why the price could change, etc. payment terms and so on.
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Old 11-21-2011, 10:10 PM
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I use excell on large jobs. Also a formula I made to ensure profit. Knowing your overhead and labor is a good start....
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