Does your son or dad clean for a living?

SamIam

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My sons have all cleaned carpets, and each was better than me in some respects. My daughter cleans rather high-end houses and helps me on some upholstery projects. My youngest, Justin, I would put up against anybody to tackle a difficult project.

Easy there tackling can hurt!
 

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I sold my bike shop to my son 12 years ago. In many ways he runs a higher profit shop. He charges way more than I did even adjusting for inflation. He is much better with Doctors and other high end snooty customers. I sold better to mid to high end users. He has sold a lot of very expensive bikes to users and non users--grin.
He has been able to attract and keep a couple of really good high end mechanics. He has not seen tough times yet. He just bought his second rental property---Yes I am quite proud of him . 31 years old.
 
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My oldest son works for me full time. He has an accounting degree but cant stand accounting. My third son is waning to come on full time in the spring. The second son is going to school to become a music teacher. He will probably want to work in the summers for me. We have a couple of restaurants that we do and all three boys will come help. We have both vans running and two of the boys are moving tables while me and the oldest clean.
I have had a couple of jobs lately that when the customer opened the door they asked where Andrew was. They seemed concerned that I wasn't going to do as good of a job.
 

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My son has had his own carpet cleaning business here in Centerville, Ohio since 2012.

Prior to that he was with me here at Perfection CC since he was 15 years old.

He uses BNI for his contacts.
 
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It's very easy to become arrogant and jaded in this industry.

My sons are 9 and 12. My 12 year old can hardly lift the CRB. So I can't really contribute to this thread. But I can derail it :)

Got a line on a helper today. Guy is in his mid 20's. Wants to start out at $15 an hour. My doughnut shop prospect didn't work out. He's too comfortable working with all the little Vietnamese women.
 

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It's very easy to become arrogant and jaded in this industry.

My sons are 9 and 12. My 12 year old can hardly lift the CRB. So I can't really contribute to this thread. But I can derail it :)

Got a line on a helper today. Guy is in his mid 20's. Wants to start out at $15 an hour. My doughnut shop prospect didn't work out. He's too comfortable working with all the little Vietnamese women.
Get your son an Orek Orbiter....
 
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