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Recent content by Roy Rogers

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    Guys need help with decision - looking at buying an existing business.

    Yes from what I saw you are right vehicle is in park while the truck mount is running, engine revs slightly higher. How about the actual truck mounts though? the bearing etc. do these things last? I gotta go for the night I will be here tomorrow though. Anderson thanks for the help and comments.
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    Guys need help with decision - looking at buying an existing business.

    ok so if I get you right the equipment is married to the van, too expensive to to move it to a different van, so total van replacement is a no go, have to live with the vans and replace engines when the time comes or do total upgrade. do these units last? 07 makes them 12 years old.
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    Guys need help with decision - looking at buying an existing business.

    hey Anderson thanks again. Wow that's low, I was thinking 30-40k BUT that's why I posted. They are valuing the equipment at 20 and customer list at 30 which I thought was extremely high. It has about 3000 names but only about 1000 what I would call current - 2 years or so. As per...
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    Guys need help with decision - looking at buying an existing business.

    Thanks for the reply, net is about 20, 10 goes to a phone person/booking person part time. I would be taking that over. So I should be able to pay myself 30 as it sits and expand on the second van. How long does the equipment last? It looks well used but not abused if that makes any sense...
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    Guys need help with decision - looking at buying an existing business.

    I know difficult with no pictures but can't send any; non disclosure. Thanks anyway.
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    Guys need help with decision - looking at buying an existing business.

    Hi Guys I need help on a decision. Am looking a purchasing an existing Carpet Cleaning business with about 100k in sales/yr. 1 employee, has been in the co over 5 years and has no plans on leaving, 2 vans one is a backup van, runs fine. Currently that 100 would give me personally 25-30k to...