What About Weekend, Holiday or Overtime Rates?

If you want to charge extra for weekend or holidays I suggest you charge time and a half for weekends and double time for holidays.  Most customers will be comfortable with this structure since it closely matches the familiar work day environment.  Will they want to pay it?  Probably not, but at least they will understand the basis for the…

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Should I Charge By The Hour or By The Job?

There is no best answer for this question.  How you quote prices depends on two main factors: how confident you are about the estimate and what the customer’s particular needs are. By the job, you are taking the risk of the costs running over.  In order to make this type of estimate you must be confident that you will make…

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