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  1. Business, Marketing, and Sales
    This past exterior season kicked my a$$. Some of it had to do with having to fire my employee mid season. At the end of the day I often just wanted to collapse. Sometimes I was ready to call it a day after only 5 hours of work. I already have about 4 exteriors lined up for next year, but I am...
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    Funny story...On Monday I biffed it mounting a ladder to go down from the third story roof to the 2nd story roof... Actually the ladder biffed it due to my not setting it up properly but anyway, cut bucket's worth of paint all over the roof, as I had the drop moved out of the way for the...
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    Looking to buy a hvlp system. Right now its down to the titan capspray 115 or the fuji mini mite 5. Not sure how thick of paint I’ll be spraying but would like the flexibility to spray thicker paint if needed. Has anyone had any experience with these two systems? Does the extra stage on the...
  4. I am trying to help my son get his painting business going, what do you recommend we focus on paid advertising should we use facebook or google ads. He is located in Kansas City, Ks area. 1) who has gotten results with paid ads with facebook please clarify what type of results with what type of...
  5. Hey guys, couple questions about spraying products that I hope you can help out with. I bought a Graco Truecoat 360 VSP (from Amazon) which I will probably return as it does not seem to work with the RAC X tips or fine finish tips, and seems to be all plastic construction. Was hoping you could...
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