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  1. Ray Thomas

    VLM questions?

    super easy. steps in order: 1. prevac like a mutha 2. apply chemical 3. scrub brush on 175 immediately. 4. wait 15-20 minutes. 5. use cotton bonnet to absorb as much as possible. 1 side per room. 6. post vac just before leaving.
  2. Ray Thomas

    Where I've been & How things are going.

    yeah I'm tearing through TMF to refresh my mind and spark creativity. I have a only fire in my belly right now. :) Thanks for the tip!
  3. Ray Thomas

    Where I've been & How things are going.

    He is great! Thanks for asking!! he's a year and half, it is crazy. I am getting work from the local tech school around here. one of my jobs last week was a few office chairs that they wanted clean. I just used a spotting tool and took my time. if you have any advice on landing commercial...
  4. Ray Thomas

    Where I've been & How things are going.

    if by "porn career" you mean my x wife then yes, it did take off. with half my chit! :D
  5. Ray Thomas

    Where I've been & How things are going.

    I took a job offer making more money than I have ever made in my entire life. I lost sight of the entrepreneurship dream! Things got comfy and then BAM. No job. I wasn't willing/able to relocate. So I'm back in the game 100%. I can go get a job any day. (and I might have to if this doesn't go...
  6. Ray Thomas

    Selling Commercial Work Door To Door

    I've always liked your systematic approach to your business. Thanks Shane!
  7. Ray Thomas

    Cheapest way to ship a item??

    what company are you buying from?
  8. Ray Thomas

    Customer Said Don't Worry About That Stain

    I don't believe half the bragging on here about "how I stood up to that crusty custy" :)
  9. Ray Thomas

    Avg. job completion

    $260 and 3.5-4 hrs if no strain treatment.
  10. Ray Thomas

    How much do you do a day cleaning carpets?

    200.00 a day. just starting out :) figured I shouldn't be ashamed of where I'm at. edit: this is my GOAL
  11. Ray Thomas

    One of those days....listen to your inner voice

    Today I learned I can't encap house boats. I learned not to use a vacuum cleaner with ANY moisture present and also that my variable speed makita will break after bogging down the motor. Also, my (over priced) $60 sprayer broke. using the cheapo one now... Yeah and that houseboat job was 1.5 hrs...
  12. Ray Thomas

    Haunted Homes?

    HAHa oh my god I'm an idiot. Carry on. I'm going to disappear for a while hahaha
  13. Ray Thomas

    Latest targeted marketing idea

    I tried to hook up with a lot of local charities. not a single one would give me a backlink to my website or even a post on their social media about us partnering together. I was offering a % of my profits and an up front donation. I'm not sure why this is.... anyway, I'm sure there are some out...
  14. Ray Thomas

    Be Careful!

    Nick, do you have pictures of your bumper? My dad owns a welding/fabricating shop and is designing one for my younger brother's truck. Also my dad is converting me into a Jeep enthusiast so we're into the off roading thing :)
  15. Ray Thomas

    Pretty much ready!

    best of luck. I'm new and always seeking different ways to solve a common problem
  16. Ray Thomas

    Be Careful!

    I also remember trying to roll a log onto a camp fire. Turns out the log was burning underneath and had rolled off the fire. Come to think of it... I may have prevented a forest fire. :D
  17. Ray Thomas

    Pretty much ready!

    did the odor get solved?
  18. Ray Thomas

    Be Careful!

    Yeah I burnt my ankle on my dad's motorcycle exhaust. Fuker didn't even warn me and it was my first time on a bike. I was maybe 10 years old.... douche. haha Looks rough man, hang in there. hope it heals up for ya
  19. Ray Thomas

    House Boat Carpet Cleaning

    Thanks for the input. I'm using vacaway products mostly for vlm and I'm planning on using that for this as well and treating it about the same as car carpet. except usually I use HWE on car carpet and agitate with an angle grinder. (I don't do cars other than my own and my family's so far) I'm...
  20. Ray Thomas

    SEO and Google

    when's the last time you searched google for a product or service you wanted? I'd say it works great...
  21. Ray Thomas

    House Boat Carpet Cleaning

    Landed a job for a house boat. The top deck is exposed to the elements. I have not visited the location yet and am not sure what to expect. I'm about to do some research now and thought you all could help me while I'm using the Google machine. I'm planning on using a 175 to clean this. There is...
  22. Ray Thomas

    Why water damage, why?

    You may not want pics of Rob in his saxx. Have you seen what saxx will do to your manhood? its like the victoria secret for men. A push up bra for your... yeah...