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I have two areas in a restaurant with terrazzo floors to strip and high speed burnish.
Area #1 is 15x5, area #2 is 60x10.
I am looking at two men for the job; chemicals will be added to the price.
There will be detail work under all the tables which are mounted to the floor.
Wednesday’s Answer:You are servicing 675 sq. ft.
Depending on the build-up, you likely should charge in the neighborhood of 40 to 60 cents a sq. ft.
This is a small job requiring just as much setup and cleanup time as 6000 sq. ft.
The maximum return will then be around $400.
Do you anticipate that this will cover your labor expenses and leave some profit?
Next, you need to determine what you want to do with the stripped floor. I recommend considering applying ... Lynn E. Krafft, ICAN/ATEX editor
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