Gangsters House. Should I Do It Or Not

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  1. nwcs

    nwcs Forum Addict
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    been as to price one of the local ganster/ hardmans house.....

    u all know the type

    3 bed councel house worth 60K

    with a new front portch cladding. fancy faica
    new windows
    o and a 60k car sat out the front....

    last window cleaner charged £4.50 but they said he did **** job........

    what do u think guys and girls ?

    or should i pass it on to h.
     
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  2. Donny

    Donny Well-Known Member
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    Do it, business is business, mind yours and he will mind his, tell him £10 or £15 cos your good at what you do, in my experience hardmen like to be straight talked too, no bull , so tell him your price if he thinks its too much just walk away .
     
  3. robertscleaning

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    Hope he doesnt read this forum LOL

    £4.50 is too cheap...

    @ £1 a window you must be looking at £7- £10

    Robert
     
  4. nwcs

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    hes ask for a price for upvc sofits and faicia and gutters cleared out.....

    it will take me 2.5 hours...

    i normally charge about £70.

    but was thinking a little more
     
  5. Belfastcleaning

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    Why is he a "hard man" or "gangster"

    Gangsters dont live in council houses.. Real gangsters live in mansions.. Or jail
     
  6. nwcs

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    i cleaned his windows the othere day and charged him 7. but didnt do any of his frames as i new it would take twice as long.

    i told him 7 too cheap is i like to do all frames normally.

    the price will be a tenner with frames . windows and door washed.
     
  7. robertscleaning

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    not a bad guess on my part considering I have not seen it,-

    I only do a few domestic now, but I get £16 for a couple of houses I do
    and oddly enough , £12, £14 and £18 for a few bungalows I do.

    I think you know what you are doing.

    Robert
     
  8. adyspurs

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    Your right he might be a Hardman but not a gangster.i do a couple of gangsters who live in mansions who pay really well and I know what they do.as long as you keep quiet about what they do they will pay well sometimes tipping really well.do it and treat them like a normal customer and you'll be fine.for the record I do gangsters,police and a judge!
     
  9. nwcs

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    i do mostly bigger houses but my rounds i do are 15 plus miles away.......

    been trying to get work in my own town but found im only getting smaller houses that dont take long to do.

    plus i cant charge what i would normally do when window cleaners round here still do full houses for £4.
     
  10. nwcs

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    im my opinion someone that lives on a coucel estate that isnt a good area and yet drives a 60k plus car and spent loads of money doing the house up is up to no good income wise.......

    i maybe wrong but any one that has that life stile would move to a nicer area if the had half a chance.....
     
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