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Old 01-12-2009, 09:06 PM   #1
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Just wondering what the going rates are for new construction painting. I have 8500 square feet no trim to paint just sheetrock. Primer,ceilings and 2 top coats.Have done many new builds hourly but never bid one. I will be suppling materials.Ohio

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I was wondering the same. Hope we can get some good answers and soon, gotta have my bid in tomorrow. Please hurry guys.

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The Going Rate.
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I'd say $0.17 per square foot.
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What's the going rate for answering "What's the going rate for..." questions?
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What's the going rate for answering "What's the going rate for..." questions?

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Ahhhh, the "magic number" question. I will not give you magic numbers but I will give you a place to start. When looking at the job evaluate what is going to be your T&M and go off that, Be warned if it takes you too long you will be out of range, if you sell yourself short you will do just that.

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