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Started by jojo, May 08, 2014, 02:31:22 pm

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im glad you have reached a point that you can take it easier june im working on as time marches by


Quote from: timtheboatguy on May 19, 2014, 12:45:47 am
This is very helpful! I have been working too cheap :(

Just To Clarify, I have only done three enclosures and all of them had a good bimini top, but I had estimated them too low and lost my shirt. The hours I thought it would take versus actual hours in the job was way WAY different. I did not mean to imply that anyone here was charging too much.

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Tim not being as fast as other shop around you maybe you would have to figure you rate to compete id  figure 40 hours from pattern to i stall. Even i i was tired and took 6 days pattern and take the rest of the day off you know?   That how i was at 3600.

Nlw of you took 2 weeks lets say  the owner is not going to pay twice as much


I just had an estimate accepted for a similar enclosure at £3k ( $4500 )and as i'm no where near as fast as Mike
I'm figuring about 50-55 hours which includes making the frame.
BTW i wont be putting any smiles or mesh etc into the curtains.