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Work Leads Sites For Painter And Decorator

Work Leads Sites For The Painter And Decorator By Anonymous I know this is a long one but I feel I need to get this off my chest. As you all know this game isn't as easy as non painters think it is. We are all constantly on the lookout for work from all avenues &...

Decorators In Certain Parts Of Britain Get Better Rates

Why Can Decorators In Certain Parts Of Britain Get Better Rates Than Decorators Living In Others?? The rates of pay for the average decorators seem to change dramatically depending on where they live geographically. But why?? Greg Jones asks the following question on ...

Cowboys Devaluing The Decorating Industry

Cowboys Devaluing The Decorating Industry By Brad Jenkins I’m sure there are many decorators out there who feel as passionate as I do, but at the same time get bloody frustrated with our trade!! We recently priced and secured a new build contract, however went to...

Professional Decorator Chase Up An Ignored Quote?

How Should A Professional Decorator Chase Up An Ignored Quote? As professional decorators, we tend to spend a lot of evenings chasing work, typing quotes and emailing potential clients. But what do you do when you go to all that time and effort to price a job, only...

Professional Decorators Give Their Tips From Within The Industry

Professional Decorators Give Their Top Tips From Within The Industry We asked members of the Decorators Forum to give us their top tips and tricks to other professional decorators. Hear’s what they had to say..... Don’t buy new work trousers over the Christmas...

How To Deal With A Customer Who Insists On Supplying Materials

How Do Professional Decorators Cope with Customers Who Want To Supply Their Own Paint ?? Any professional decorator will tell you that there is a massive difference in quality between retail and trade paints of any brand. Mrs Jones may look at her quote and decide she...

Devious acts of Revenge

Professional Top Tips - Devious acts of Revenage We asked members of  Decorators Forum to tell us their most devious acts of revenge against those who they have worked for in the past....... This is what they came back with!! Cable tie a harmonica to the front bumper...

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