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Project by Tinnocker posted 1511 days ago 921 views 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made the 416 sign for my house, my darling wife wanted me to carve some flowers on it and my son-in-law liked it so much he wanted one for his house. Now I have to make one for my next door neighbor.

Hmmmm, how much can I charge people to make these things. The logs were free, I had to cut them with my chainsaw, the legs were free, I re-sawed them from some old 4X4s to 3X#s. The only items purchased were the lag bolts, washers, paint and clear polyurethane. Then there’s my time.

My darling wife suggested $50.00 each. What do you guys think?

-- Ted, Browns Mills, NJ http://www.twhgrafx.com/blog/ Darn! I cut it 3 times and it's still too short! I get ideas for things that I can make to make things easier for me to make!





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tyskkvinna

1307 posts in 1571 days


#1 posted 1511 days ago

I make similar items and sell them for between $40 and $60 – so that sounds right on!

I like the style of yours. And, they look really easy to read from the street – which is so important for house signs!

-- Lis - Michigan - http://www.missmooseart.com - https://www.etsy.com/people/lisbokt

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a1Jim

111999 posts in 2162 days


#2 posted 1511 days ago

Nice sign

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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