4 - 5 storeys

Discussion in 'Water Fed Pole Cleaning' started by Siimon, Mar 14, 2014.

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  1. Siimon

    Siimon Member
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    What kind of prices are people achieving working at these heights, seeing as the poles are costing over a thousand pounds. I'm just about to invest at this height. If you have this experience it would be much appreciated. :)
     
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  2. Smurf

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    Before you buy a 60ft pole I would suggest if you can try cleaning a 5 storey building first with another window cleaner then you may change yer mind.
     
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    Alex Gardiner I'm sure still does 5 storey wfp work (one day a week) so maybe he can give us all some guidnnce on what we should be charging.
     
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    Wouldn't touch em mate, not at my time of life, 3 storey high enough for me


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  5. tench0771

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    ive got a gardener 47ft an 5 story is easy i use a stiff mono brush an rinse on the glass im thinking of geting a 60ft next im a yung gun tho 30 years old some older people may strugle not bing funny or anything but u no what im saying:)
     
  6. Siimon

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    Thanks Smurf. Don't really want to go over 4 storey but if a management company want it, it's hard to say no! someone will just take the rest of the work. Do u charge more Tench. I use gardiners and was thinking of the high mod 47. Perhaps I can earn more just sticking to semi's :)))
     
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    Yep I would struggle to be honest and also don't like the idea of having to stand in a road either to reach them :D
     
  8. Siimon

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    Just been reading tenchys feed I'd be happy with fiver a window (min £15) on my work. I could not read the feeds! software must of changed my iphone, I can only read when phone is on landscape now otherwise half the text disappears.
     
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    I've heard nationals do large commercial stuff for 50p - £1 per window
     
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    On those prices smurf I'd just as well sell the big issue. :)) I will price the work fairy high then invest in poles , then get my young lads to do it :)
     
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