Recent content by jack1987

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    Aye, that's why I can skim a box room in a day
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    How is it ppl like me ******* rates up? 130 for a day? I'll go back on site on 2 quid a metre then shall I? Silly me
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    Now now, 130 for an easy days work? What's up with that? Dole money was a wind up
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    Having said tht I'm 26 with no kids and mortgage so thts why I can do it cheaper. + my dole money every 2 weeks ;)
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    Ain't being funny but ain't surprised you ain't got it. 400 for a box room border line ripping off if u ask me. It's an easy day 130 for the day plus mats at what 40 tops. I'd sooner be pricing at that and getting work than pricing too high and not getting it.
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    woodchip

    I've jus had to repair a room where someone had skimmed over wood chip. Stayed on bout 9 months until plaster started flaking off the woodchip but the wood chip remained on the wall. Over boarded the lot. Can't skim over wood chip no way. Any spread that does needs a quiet word with em self in...
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    cost of travis perkins materials

    Stay clear of sbr from travis if u aint got an account or owt. It's bout 50 quid with the vat. Nice 17 quid from BNq, I've used to think travis were rip off cyunts but since got a trade cash card it's a lot better priced. Still wudnt get sbr from there tho
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    settle an argument gents

    Who cares... Go do summin with ya life
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    Are things getting worse all over?

    Measure up n done 330 quid in 2 days skimming an odd bit of boarding so bout 260 after tax which I was pretty pleased with but ur right won't e able to keep it up for ages ill be fooked. Gonna stick it out for few weeks. Annoying things is my fone ain't stopped ringing since bin on this dump 2...
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    Are things getting worse all over?

    Been well busy march,april and may then phone jus stopped ringing for 2 weeks so went on site price work for first time. Skim 2 quid m2 dab 2 quid m2 are these prices any good as never been on price? Some weeks I've been earning 700-800 on my own work now I'm busting a gut on price. Bit of a...
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    Am I losing the Plot ??

    Use the term "plasterer" loosely tho
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    Am I losing the Plot ??

    Mate I've got Iraqi plasterers under cutting me by half easily what I'm pricing up
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    re plastering after damp proofing

    I meant give the wall a Coat of renovating plaster then dab a board onto tht once dry. To be fair tho cost of the job is going up with the price of lime lite so don't think my birds mam will wanna fork out for the insulated plasterboard anyways.
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    re plastering after damp proofing

    Didn't need doing according to them, weren't damped when he checked em.
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    re plastering after damp proofing

    Tht a no no then arty? 290 all in for these, damp co who r the one of the big boys rnd my way wanted 590 + vat, it's half the loung n half the dining room in a terrace
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