Faux for Dough: The Art of Making a Living Doing Faux Finishes

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Krause Publications, Jan 15, 2011 - Crafts & Hobbies - 96 pages
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Home-based business popularity is at an all-time high. Skilled decorative painters considering going into business now have an instruction guide to ease the transition. Teresa Van De Veere Pratt, an expert in the field of faux finishing, shares her generous knowledge of the business in this detailed book. From faux finishing techniques to necessary tools, and from sample contracts to how to attract customers, this reference walks readers through the essential steps needed to start and keep running their own faux finishing business.
 

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Contents

Finding the Clients Who Pay Off Again Again
16
The Initial Meeting
22
Color Consultation Making Your Client Happy
30
Pricing Out the Job Timeline
36
Basic Contracts
40
Protecting Yourself on the Job Site
50
Finishes
56
The Tools of the Trade
74
When the Job Begins A Checklist
84
When the Job is Really Done
86
Maintaining Your Business
88
A Final Word
94
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