First cleans.

Discussion in 'Water Fed Pole Cleaning' started by AnMadraRua, Sep 8, 2014.

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  1. AnMadraRua

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    I went to my second ever customer today who had been doing her own windows for a while. The frames had never been cleaned before so they were quite dirty and I wasn't happy with one window so I did it again. My question is, how long should I have spent on that house (3 bed new build detached) seeing as it was essentially a first clean and should I have charged her more, I charged her £8.
     
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  3. Tuffers

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    £8 seems cheap, that looks like a £12 on a maintenance clean house to me. As for charging more for first clean, it depends if you could get away with charging more, or would she dump you, leaving you with no foot in the door on the estate so to speak.
     
  4. daveyboy

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    Would take me 15 minutes trad assuming no conny round back so about 10-12 quid
     
  5. Tuffers

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    How would you tackle the tiles Davey? Pole or...?
     
  6. Smurf

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    Tile walking as would be my guess a most trad around here like to do for some strange reason :D
     
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    Bit of serious subsidence going on there!!!!!!!!!:D
     
  8. Smurf

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    As long as it take would be my answer.
    Charging £8 for that size house I'm guessing you will get loads of work too

     
  9. daveyboy

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    Would use ladder and pole with 0° squeegee
    The left and middle ones may be possible with ladder just under fascia and reach with arms
     
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    I blame david bailey myself as that image taken by the camera car looks indeed a wee bit strange.:D

     
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