Cladding. What to charge?

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  1. Masons

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    Ok, I have been asked today to clean some cladding on an industrial unit.
    The cladding is coloured light and dark grey.
    I estimate it should take me around 4 days very maximum to clean, I reckon it is 3 days worth of work.
    All work is from ground level to approx 30foot.

    Now, on an average day at the moment I would like to earn at minimum £100.
    With that in mind, some questions.

    1. How would you price a days work cleaning cladding, what price range are we talking if you cleaned cladding for a day?
    2. Would using normal water be ok, as it is not glass, and aslong as it is all scrubbed and rinsed should it be ok?
    3. 3 businesses use the unit, and all have cars parked near the buildin round the back, and all use hgv doors for receiving and sending goods, so a bank holiday monday at the end of this month is the time I'm aiming for, should I mention this fact and get away with charging more for a bank holiday job?

    Thanks in advance guys.
     
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  2. Belfastcleaning

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  3. Masons

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    I shall get pics tomorrow and post up.
     
  4. harunh

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    pure water takes more dirt away then tap water
     
  5. mark m

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    I would get some picture up ,to get 3 days work just cleaning cladding you must be doing it wrong or doing the Olympics arena:p:p
     
  6. GMcleaning

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    i think you kinda answered the first question in your first post, you want at least £100 a day, and it will take you 3 days......£300?
     
  7. Belfastcleaning

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    I thought if it took 3 full days to do a large building like that, that you could hit them for a bit more than £100 a day...

    Or you could ask for £300 and take someone with you, so you'd be away in a day and a bit?
     
  8. Neil

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    Price it up at £350 :)
    Then that way you winning !!
     
  9. Masons

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    You have a point It would not take three days.
    this is a pic of exactly the same shape and size building in the area:

    http://maps.google.co.uk/?ll=53.375008,-1.220963&spn=0.006631,0.01929&hnear=Swallownest,+S26+4NJ,+United+Kingdom&t=m&z=16&layer=c&cbll=53.375008,-1.220774&panoid=liuP-v-g1WBH-4mY8nhhAw&cbp=12,16.56,,0,11.51

    What would you charge and how long, the back is the same as the front and if you move to the side you should see how wide the sides are.
     
  10. Belfastcleaning

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    That's not showing me anything masons :(
     
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