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Watching my rivals

Post by milspec6 on Thu Apr 06, 2017 1:23 pm

I just left the quick shop near my home and watched one of my competitors (the "special water" guys) parked in the parking lot snacking. Both were in their late teens, dressed like slobs, and throwing back bags of chips. They have added duct cleaning now as well (rip off service IMHO). It must be slow in the big city for them to be out here.

They said that they were early, but they would be glad to clean my house for cash. I really wanted to grill them with questions and get a look inside the van to see the chemical rack (I've seen them buying Procyon in the past), but I chose to let it pass. They seemed like good kids, so they don't deserve the drama.

There are 2 cleaners in this town and we both live within a block of this gas station. I am pretty sure the other cleaner was watching them as well though his office window. I am going to take a bike ride later to see who hired them.....just for personal reference and maybe a follow-up visit to see the results. Cool
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Post by dp1 on Thu Apr 06, 2017 3:18 pm

You should ask them for their names and call their office and let them know they offered to clean your house for cash, I absolutely can't stand that kind of behavior, I told everyone here, if you do that kind of sh!t, you're gone ! I might even report you to the police for stealing. Mad Firing Cat
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Post by milspec6 on Thu Apr 06, 2017 4:56 pm

I am sure their boss would not be happy, but we both know that it happens all the time unless you are either with them or use a tracking device on the van.
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