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Old 02-07-2008, 07:40 PM   #31
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.....How long does it take them?
Answer: However long it the job takes....

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Old 02-07-2008, 08:41 PM   #32
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I think two guys two days is safe to assume for an average bathroom romodel,so 3500.00 div. by 32 =109.38 per hour...about what the earlier poster estmated.Pretty good for a turd chaser . Just an idea is all I'm looking for,not a rock bottom cheap amount.You guys seem to try to keep it a secret.I am willing to pay good money to a good man.
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Turd Chaser? Be prepared for some backlash.


2 guys two days? What do you base this knowledge on?

The "zero" bathrooms that you have renovated?

BTW - Your arithmatic is wrong, there is more time involved than that. Do you think the plumbing parts magically show up on their own at the work site? Do you think that the permits magically appear, all filled out, too? Or that the Building Inspector fairy appears and signs off with no one around?...among the other things that happen off the job site.
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Old 02-07-2008, 08:43 PM   #34
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lol..just kidding.
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Old 02-07-2008, 08:45 PM   #35
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diyer,why is it assumed that I want something for nothing?
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slang for plumber...OH,have you heard about the queer electron?
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If you know enough to get the material, figure out rates, etc ..... do it yourself.
Your just another cheap tire kicker just stirrin' up things ... lookin for some drunk to tell you he can do this job for $12.00/hr ...
Owner supplied material .... right ... they are standining in line to do this project ...
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man you guys are harsh.I'llpay 100.00an hour for the plumber ,if he's a good plumber.I said earlier that I'll get permits,material,ect.I just want the guy to show up and strap on the tools .I don't expect him to work like a mad man either .just git ur done.If you ask me that sounds like a pretty good gig.dude is garenteed his cash.what is everyone afraid of.
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my original title,which someone changed,was an attention getter,with a little humor.didn't mean any disrespect.
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You have to understand that this is a Do It Yourself help site, affiliated with a contractor site that provides support here. Sometimes, the best advice that can be given is, "let the professionals do it". Basically, that is the situation you are in trying to be a General Contractor for your project.
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As an example. The first time you meet with a plumber to disucss the project and call him a "turd-chaser", you will either be knocked on your ass or given a 50% ********************* surcharge on your bid.
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Old 02-07-2008, 09:30 PM   #43
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What you are looking for is some wino who has read the instructions on a tin of pipe glue while he was pouring it into the bag to snort it. He will work for you by the hour!
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Pretty good for a turd chaser .
I'm sorry I even replied to this thread now, one tries to give good advice and you get no respect.
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Is this the crazy fiberglass paranoid womans husband?


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