Would you give discount?

Discussion in 'Gutter & Fascia Cleaning' started by Tuffers, Nov 10, 2014.

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  1. Tuffers

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    To someone who owns a few houses and wants the gutters clearing on 4 of them and they are all in the same road? Plus his plush house. The 4 houses are on a busy road with no rear access from what I can see on Google maps. Mr :ninja: phoned and wanted them doing for £30 each :laugh:

    Think I'll pass on this one.
     
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  2. TolishAPurd

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    Lol, four houses for the price of one. :rofl:I'm sure someone desperate will take it.
     
  3. SPCleaning

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    Madness, why does he assume he can suggest a price?

    Hi Mr Builder, can you build me an extension please..........I'll give you £250. :rofl:
     
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  4. Tuffers

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    The access alone is enough to put you off doing just one of them! Reckons last year a bloke ran a hose pipe along the gutters and blasted the **** out. I told him straight that I wouldn't do them cheap. If he can afford 4 houses to rent out, he can afford to maintain them!
     
  5. Diwrnach

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    Dunno, depends if access is that bad or not. If they were done only a year ago and no trees about likely to be fairly clear still, with a gutter vac going along 4 houses in the same street, take no time at all.
     
  6. Tuffers

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    2 next to each other, one 5 doors down and 1 across the road. It's a very busy road too. Getting to the rear looks like I would have to go through the house or garage. So all properties would have to be unlocked. Also, he said some tenants were complaining of water getting in, which means a they are blocked badly.

    I'm supposed to be having a look on Friday, think I'll forget to go :D
     
  7. Diwrnach

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    Hmmm if water getting in then yeah, and also if access is a pain in the ass then would want more money, I would go and have a look though, never know access might be easier than it looks on google :)
     
  8. Diwrnach

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    Also the landlord might have keys for them all so might be able to get access easy enough anyway.
     
  9. Duncs

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    by the the time you go ***** around gd time wasted, you could have couple of jobs done.,
    tuffers sounds more hassle than what it is worth
     
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    Just because he is one our barter friends I would want £30 upfront for each property just to do a proper gutter camera survey and nothing else. Then if he wants to get his mate in with his hose all be it :D
     
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