Got my truck painted

Discussion in 'Original Pictures Forum' started by 944own, Nov 24, 2010.

  1. GunnPropertyServices

    GunnPropertyServices LawnSite Senior Member
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    looks great! with some lettering it will look very professional
     
  2. Darryl G

    Darryl G LawnSite Fanatic
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    Looks good! Looked fine to me before too though. I don't people expect landscaper/lawn service trucks to look perfect. Mine has a few bumps and bruises for sure. I'd hate to have it all fixed and have to start worrying about scratching and/or denting it again, lol.
     
  3. 944own

    944own LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Yea I need to get it lettered my neighbor across the street from me is a graphic designer and is helping me work on my logo. I have been doing his leaves for free.LOL
     
  4. 944own

    944own LawnSite Bronze Member
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    I mainly do property preservation work on foreclosures for the bank, and that work it does not matter what you look like going to work but this year I have picked up about 20 good residential accts in real high end neighborhoods and looking professional is what allot of these folks look for so I thought why not if you look better and could help get more work.
     
  5. 93Chevy

    93Chevy LawnSite Fanatic
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    Wow...that looks great...nice price also...2 year warranty doesn't sound like a lot though...would it be possible, in your case, to have paid more for a longer warranty?

    I've been considering getting a new coat on my truck, but I have a lot of other stuff that needs done first...
     
  6. eatonpcat

    eatonpcat LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Two year warranty on a $750.00 paint job sounds pretty good to me!!

    Paint looks great... Now you should de-yellow those driving lights!!
     
  7. 944own

    944own LawnSite Bronze Member
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    The paint job was $350 and a extra $200 for the door jams and the rest was body work so if the paint does not hold up after 2 years I could have the whole thing sprayed again for $350 because I would not need body work or the door jams also the other car I have had them do was a little over a year ago and still looks like they did it yesterday. As for the lights I put these little lights on it last night they look like HID lights at night and they were only $20 bucks at walmart and look really cool at night.

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  8. 944own

    944own LawnSite Bronze Member
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    sorry dont know why the pic is sideways I put this on from my mac instead of my pc.
     
  9. 93Chevy

    93Chevy LawnSite Fanatic
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    Oh yeah...I wasn't trying to be critical by any means...just curious. :waving:
     
  10. baddboygeorge

    baddboygeorge LawnSite Bronze Member
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    750 for an overall paint job with a 2 year warranty an get a nice job , That shop has trucks to paint for years with those prices , it has to be acryalic enamel , I like enamel better anyways ,, base/clear coat is expensive to spray an for the money its really not worth it!!
     

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