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by candyman
February 15th, 2018, 11:22 am
Forum: Windshield Repair
Topic: Thinking about taking the leap. How long to make $
Replies: 6
Views: 1276

Re: Thinking about taking the leap. How long to make $

THIS MAY BE A BIT LATE FOR YOU. i WAS WORKING A 50-60 HOUR WEEK, WHEN i ORDERED THE KIT. i SHOULD HAVE TAKEN THE COURSE WHEN i MADE MY ORDER. However, I had studied all the videos I could find on you tube. I also had ordered the headlight restoration kit. I hit the road, using a buddies vehicle as m...
by candyman
February 15th, 2018, 10:12 am
Forum: Windshield Repair
Topic: Marketing?
Replies: 2
Views: 296

Re: Marketing?

Referrals and customer follow-up with A LETTER.
by candyman
March 22nd, 2017, 11:13 am
Forum: Headlight Restoration
Topic: Different grits
Replies: 10
Views: 2630

Re: Different grits

:D
Brent Deines wrote:I always use 320, 500, 800, 1200, 1500, 3000 (polishing disc). If the 320 is not cutting fast enough I drop to a 180 followed by the 320, 500, etc. In my opinion you will get way better results if you use a few more grits and keep them as close together as possible.
by candyman
March 22nd, 2017, 4:54 am
Forum: Windshield Repair
Topic: B150 Bridge VS B300
Replies: 2
Views: 724

B150 Bridge VS B300

When I started out in WSR, I was trained to use the Delta Kits B300 bridge . A few years back I purchased a B150. I put that in my spare bag, that I kept at the office for emergencies. I Pulled it out a few months ago and decided to use it. I found that it was quicker and less cumbersome to use. Ins...
by candyman
July 24th, 2016, 11:21 am
Forum: Windshield Repair
Topic: Hard time finding general liability insurance near Seattle..?
Replies: 3
Views: 1153

Re: Hard time finding general liability insurance near Seattle..?

You may go broke and only generate clicks Door canvass local business and offices. Establish yourself in local market, to generate repeat business and referrals . Contact RLI, to see if they cover your area of the country. $500K policy my area is about 297. I have garage keepers with them. Good luck.
by candyman
July 8th, 2016, 4:54 pm
Forum: Windshield Repair
Topic: Pit resin taking longer to cure
Replies: 6
Views: 1740

Re: Pit resin taking longer to cure

A few years ago , I had a similar issue. I discovered two things. 1. My battery needed replacing and wasn't strong enough. 2. I needed to leave the lamp on longer for certain breaks and weather conditions. . I have not used the small box UV in several years now. I use either the small UV Pin light f...
by candyman
July 8th, 2016, 4:53 pm
Forum: Windshield Repair
Topic: Pit resin taking longer to cure
Replies: 6
Views: 1740

Re: Pit resin taking longer to cure

A few years ago , I had a similar issue. I discovered two things. 1. My battery needed replacing and wasn't strong enough. 2. I needed to leave the lamp on longer for certain breaks and weather conditions. . I have not used the small box UV in several years now. I use either the small UV Pin light f...
by candyman
June 10th, 2016, 5:03 pm
Forum: Windshield Repair
Topic: Location vs Mobile
Replies: 3
Views: 1557

Re: Location vs Mobile

Good afternoon. I started out doing mobile. A few months later I rented a space in the front parking lot of a large Flea Market On Fri- Sat & Sun. . After a few weeks I changed my mind. People would take my card and said they would call me. Some I repaired on the spot. I also Did headlight restorati...
by candyman
May 1st, 2016, 3:19 pm
Forum: Windshield Repair
Topic: Employee theft and TIPS!
Replies: 15
Views: 3958

Re: Employee theft and TIPS!

I would consider that gratitude for a job well done, and appreciated by that customer, Screenman. I just don't like soliciting for it. I did a repair today for a customer that had been done by someone roaming the local parking lots. It looked like they used pit resin only and failed to cure it prope...
by candyman
May 1st, 2016, 3:13 pm
Forum: Windshield Repair
Topic: Employee theft and TIPS!
Replies: 15
Views: 3958

Re: Employee theft and TIPS!

I would consider that gratitude for a job well done, and appreciated by that customer, Screenman. I just don't like soliciting for it. I did a repair today for a customer that had been done by someone roaming the local parking lots. It looked like they used pit resin only and failed to cure it prope...