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  1. Doing business with customers

    I always get a deposit up front on any job I have to buy material on on both the handyman business and the sign business. The last pedestal sign I ordered was right at $5000.00 up front
  2. need pricing input please

    The thicker Coroplast is 10 mm
  3. New Business Laptop

    My computer came from Wal-mart refurb windows 7 professional no internet ever
  4. Back Lit signs

    Led lighting is the way to go now. Like Dakotagrafx sad Mumpower is a good supplier also pioneer sign supply...... you can buy basic boxes and add your lighting ...or Hendricks vacuum forming for boxes and back painted faces. lighted signs are the major part of my bussines
  5. I am older then you and had no problem with SB easy as pie
  6. Pricing Structure

    A job at McDonald's would pay you more. $50.00 and up for your time.
  7. Need pricing help

    I never have done square inch/foot pricing just by the job and install
  8. Having a real hard time installing on glass

    Or rapid tac 2 with 651
  9. How much do you charge for application?

    I would be around 50.00 each
  10. Arc Text

    I have several softwares including scalp, flexi starter, vinyl master pro, and signblazer I can still do it quicker in signblazer then any of the others just not as many features as the others but my old stand by.
  11. Vehicle Signage Do's and Don't

    black on yellow is the most readable
  12. Pricing question for 951

    I never compete i give a price that i make money on.... most times i get the job sometimes i dont

    As much as possible + 10% lol I use mostly 751 or other high performance vinyl except for short term signage and signs, banners auto signage and back lighted signage
  14. Wind Storm Equals $$$

    Yep especially with flat faces on lighted signs lexan blows out acrylic cracks. I mostly use panfaces for strenth and looks both but sometimes end up with flat because of economics. I have flyers also with the cards.